Grand Canal, Versailles

In the gardens of Versailles, Grand Canal forms part of a grandiose cross oriented to reflect the setting sun. The cross-shaped body of water creates a long perimeter of 5.5 km (3.4 mi). Louis XIV used to hold boating parties here, and now you can rent a boat to paddle yourself, or hire a guide to row for you. Make your Versailles itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • The big channel can be even more spectacular when viewed in person. It is worth going through all the gardens to get to know each space.
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  • It doesn' add any value to the palace and the gardens. It is just an add to everything else. I just looked at it and said ok!  more »
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  • My favorite place to relax 🤩😍
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