Vaux was the tragic setting for the downfall of Fouquet, a faithful minister who paid the price of life imprisonment, accused of an embezzlement he did not commit, victim of the jealousy of king Louis XIV.
Vaux was a haven for leading French artists. Writers, poets, painters and sculptors gave the best of their talents to the glory of Vaux.
A preserved genuine masterpiece of French 17 century art. The architect, decorator and gardener who created Vaux-le-Vicomte are the same who will create Versailles.
|Travel time||Distance||Car up to 4 people||Van up to 8 people|
|4 hours||120 km||€ 475||€ 535|
The price per person includes:
Prices include the services of a licensed Guide-lecturer (English, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese) and tax.
Prices do not include entrance tickets to the museums, gardens and monuments.