Fontainebleau & Barbizon guided tour
Visit Fontainebleau, a sovereign residencefor eight centuries
Capetiens, Valois, Bourbons, Bonaparte et Orleans, all members of French ruling dynasties, have lived within these walls. Kings and queens, emperors and empresses have all striven to make their own improvments to the château built around the original keep. The state quickly became a huge palace in which many momentous historical events have been played out. Fontainebleau was Napoleon’s favourite residence. In 1814 he resigned there and bade farewell to this troops before going into exile to Elba.
On the way to Fontainebleau, we can stop in Barbizon, an artistic center Iin the 19th century, If you are interested.