Best for first-time visitors, this overview of Hearst Castle is the least strenuous of the tours, with an itinerary on a single level through the main building, called Casa Grande: the Assembly Room, Refectory, Morning Room, Billiard Room and Theater.
The Grand Rooms Tour is 60 minutes long. The route includes approximately 159 steps, both up and down, and 2/3-mile walk. An Accessibly Designed Grand Rooms Tour is also available for those who may have difficulty standing and walking for extended periods of time. It is wheelchair accessible.
Tour Changes and Cancellation Policy
Subject to availability, changes in tour date or time can be made for a fee of $3.50 per ticket. Cancellations can be made up to one hour before the tour's start time by calling 1-800-695-2269. A $7.00 cancellation fee and a $3.50 service fee per ticket will be charged.