Location: Paris, France
Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes (Approx.)
Tour Code: 2050PLUSRC
- Champagne region day trip from Paris
- Guided tour of Reims' historic Gothic Cathedral
- Vineyard tour and free glass of champagne
- Lunch at Epernay
- Tour and tasting at Moet and Chandon champagne house
- Small group tour for a more personalized experience
- Hotel pickup and drop off
This tour will take you to the heart of the Champagne country to discover the history and secrets of "The King of Wines". You'll visit world-renowned champagne house of Moet and Chandon and tour the historic city of Reims, the capital of the Champagne region. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 8 people on this small group tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.
Your tour begins at Reims Cathedral. A magnificent Gothic church acclaimed for its striking stained glass windows, where the kings of France were once crowned.
The rest of the morning is spent near Epernay where you will visit a traditional vine grower. Depending on the season, you will get the chance to see the grapes being pressed or the wine blended. Whatever the season you'll get to taste the finished product with a glass of the vineyard's own champagne.
You will stop for lunch at a traditional restaurant in the center of Epernay, featuring the cuisine of the Champagne region.
In the afternoon the tour continues to the world famous champagne house of Moet and Chandon. An expert wine maker will share insights into the production of champagne, you'll take a tour of the cellars and enjoy a tasting session with a glass of champagne.