Versailles is in the (78) Yvelines departement
Map of Versailles in the Yvelines
Versailles is in the Yvelines department of the Paris-Isle-of-France region
Palace of the Kings of France, to the south west of Paris.
The famous palace was built by the Sun King, Rois Louis XIV in 1682. It remains one of the most visited places in France. The highlights being the Hall of Mirrors and of course the immense gardens.
Historical monuments, castles, museums
The offical site of one of the most famous and impressive castles in the world. Home to the kings of France and an example of flamboyant design and taste.