Transfer CDG Airport - Vaux-le-Vicomte
CDG Airport - Vaux-le-Vicomte Castle
Transfer by minivan from Charles de Gaulle airport and Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
The Vaux-le-Vicomte castle
The castle of Vaux-le-Vicomte belonged to Nicolas Fouquet which is appropriate in 1641. It was ranked unique masterpiece among the most beautiful in France in 1661; that is to say 20 years later with its castle and its garden.
To do this, Nicolas Fouquet has association and for the first time in history, architecture, design and gardening via Louis Le Vau, architect and painter Charles Le Brun and decorator, and André Le Nôtre, gardener . Unfortunately, following a plot, he was arrested and sentenced to life imprisonment by Louis XIV that year, 1661.
Vaux-le-Vicomte is then forbidden access all of the property: tapestries, furniture, paintings, books, etc. were seized by the King, and even orange. Ms Fouquet was able to recover 10 years after she moved there with his eldest son. On the death of the latter, she finally decided to sell the castle of Vaux-le-Vicomte in 1705.
This is Marshal Villars, an important military leader, who bought it without any tour and marveled at its charm for many years. In 1764 the son of the latter sold it to the Duke of Praslin whose heirs keep the more than a whole century without any maintenance and abandonment before selling it.
In July 1875, the area of Vaux-le-Vicomte, whose beauty was spectacular is only a vague memory and was put to public auction. Alfred Sommier, informed buyer buys and started a huge renovation work and makes the area its original appearance. At his death, his children continued his work and even today his family and Cristina Patrice de Vogue with the support of their children Jean-Charles Alexander Ascanio and continuing the work undertaken there 140 years.
Distance between Vaux-le-Vicomte and Paris airports
54 km separate the castle from Orly airport and the journey takes 50 minutes. 1 hour 6 minutes, you can go to Roissy Airport to 76 km. And finally, Beauvais Airport is the farthest because it would allow 1 hour 50 minute drive to travel the 149 km between them.