Versailles (Par et chateau de Versailles) isn't just a palace, but an entire city built specifically to take care of the royal palace. Louis XIV wanted to make something so luxurious that no one could equal it in wealth and beauty.
What to visit in halls of Versailles
The palace complex is made up of a few different zones. The main royal residence is more luxurious and pompous. The architects Louis Le Vau and Charles Le Brun were invited to design it. The magnificent building is full of the dreams and whims of the famous Sun King.