FBTD1 - REIMS SCENIC CHAMPAGNE DAY TOUR, 7 CHAMPAGNE TASTING & LUNCH – MONDAY, WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY – (8H) - $318.40 – minimum 2 persons
Departure from Reims at 09.00
Available from 1 March to 23 December
REIMS CATHEDRAL / VEUVE CLICQUOT / GRAND CRU VINEYARD OF THE MONTAGNE DE REIMS
Sightseeing of the Grandes Maisons de Champagne in Reims, guided tour of Reims Cathedral, tour and Champagne tasting at Veuve Clicquot, champagne tasting lunch at a boutique winery, tour and Champagne tasting at family estate in the Grand Cru villages of the Montagne de Reims’ vineyard.
Start your day with a sightseeing of Reims, City of coronation, It is also the city of Champagne, definitely the most celebrated and festive of wines!
You will enjoy the sight of the Reims Grandes Maisons de Champagne: Veuve Cliquot, Taittinger, Pommery, etc., many names that will make you think of a great party or a romantic dinner with a glass of champagne… And you are going to have more than one!
Followed by a guided tour and tasting at world famous Grande Maison de Champagne Veuve Clicquot*.
* Please note that on Mondays, Veuve Clicquot is replaced by Champagne G.H. Mumm.
Guided tour of the Cathedral of Reims. Listed in the Unesco World Heritage, 13th century Notre-Dame de Reims Cathedral is one of Europe's most important Gothic structures. Let you be captivated by the unique stained glasses and the exceptionally rich statuary – over 2 300 statues among which the famous Smiling Angel.
Champagne tasting Lunch, in the heart of the Champagne’s Vineyards, we will introduce you to local specialties which will be assorted with different sorts of Champagne (blanc de blancs, blanc de noirs, rosé) at a boutique winery.
Take the scenic Route du Champagne winds its way between plains, vineyards, forests and remarkable Grand Cru villages such as Verzy, Verzenay and Bouzy. Realm of Pinot Noir, 9 of the 17 grand cru villages in the whole of Champagne region lay on and around the Montagne de Reims. Here, the special “terroir” gives Champagne much of its character. Let’s stop in the vineyard to discover it together.
Tour and Champagne tasting at a family estate.
Before returning to Reims, you will experiment another face of Champagne: tour and Champagne tasting at a family estate. More than 4 000 family wine makers contribute to the prestige of Champagne and maintain the Tradition on from generation to generation, for one aim: the true expression of Champagne.
- English speaking guide,
- Tour of Reims Cathedral,
- Sightseeing of Reims Grandes Maisons de Champagne,
- Entrance fees and tastings at Veuve Clicquot and at a family estate,
- Champagne tasting lunch with drinks included.
Wineries and family estates may change according to their availability.
- Transport to and from Reims
- Personal expenses