Ile-de-France

VERSAILLES

A respectable suburb Versailles in Parisian area is famous for the magnificent Palace of Versailles. The palace is one of the finest achievements of the XVIII-century art; built in baroque style, it symbolizes an absolute royal power and epitomizes harmony, delight and perfection.

CHARTRES

Chartres is a medieval town, located on the west bank of the Eure river. It is rightly famous over the world for the Chartres Cathedral, considered to be one of the finest examples of the French Gothic style, inspiring the great architects of the XIII century to design other grand Gothic cathedrals in Paris, Rouen, Laon, Soissons, Amiens, Carcassonne and Prague.