Vaux Le Vicomte
Get away, come enjoy the splendor of the « Grand Siècle »
Vaux-le-Vicomte, Nicolas Fouquet’s estate, the superintendent of finances of Louis XIV, is a most modern and elegant masterpiece of its century. Irritated by such ostentation, the young Sun King, condemned Fouquet to life imprisonment and took from Vaux his inspiration to build Versailles.
Genuine wonder of XVIIth century, this exceptional Chateau and its illustrious garden conceived by Le Nôtre constitute the most important private property classified as a monument historique.
Between May and October every Saturday evening, romantic candle-lit visits and fireworks. Discover the beauty of gardens illuminated by more than 2000 candles: true magic !
Exclusive private visits with the owner.
Lunch or dinner at the gourmet restaurant in Pouilly-Le-Fort, at only a few kilometers from the Chateau. Set in a ancient farm, a friendly charming place dedicated to the Art de la Table to enjoy rare moments of gustative delight, before or after the visit of the Chateau.
Private chauffeur at your disposal