Get an insider’s introduction to the gastronomically rich region of Champagne during this full-day sparkling wine tasting tour. Sample no less than seven local labels, including brut, rosé, and blanc, and go behind the scenes to meet with local wine-producers. Private tours include a homemade pastry breakfast and a special gourmet lunch, including dishes cooked in Champagne.
Wine lovers will adore this exclusive Champagne tour with dedicated personal guide. Cruise the Avenue de Champagne; see Dom Pérignon’s grave in Hautvillers; enjoy a small-group tour of a big-name Champagne house; and savor private tastings at two family wineries. Your day includes 2-way private door-to-door transfers, so there’s no need to worry about designated drivers. Choose between lunch in Le Clos Corbier or an alternative: it’s at your expense.
Discover the scenic vineyards and famous Champagnes of France’s Champagne region on this private full-day tour from Reims. Enjoy an intimate experience with a private guide and a personalized itinerary, as you drive the Route du Champagne, tour the prestigious Moët & Chandon Champagne House, enjoy Champagne tasting at a local winery, and indulge in a gourmet Champagne-tasting lunch (optional).
Turn back the time and discover "the hell of Verdun", one of the most important and terrifying battles of the first world war. Through this tour, thanks to your guide, you will understand the specificities of this battle, walking on the path of the soldiers, visiting the fortifications, the trenches, and the remaining shell holes. You will be impressed by the impressive Ossuary and this endless number of crosses...How not to be touch by the sacrifice of those brave young men (and women), whatever the country they were fighting for.
I will make you discover and taste 6 of the biggest Houses of Champagne located in Reims and Epernay during an all day private tour.1- I will collect you where you are staying in Reims or in Epernay2 - We will go to 4 big houses in Reims : Vve Clicquot, Pommery, Mumm, Taittinger.3 - We will do one total visit with a tour in one of these houses to make you discover the cellars and undestand the champagne method. We will do the visit privately and not in a group.4 - We will go to the 3 other big champagne houses. I will tell you the story of each, you will take advantage of each Champagne house shop and have a tasting.5 - Then you will have a lunch with 3 courses and Champagne !6- Then we will go to 2 other big houses in Epernay : Mercier and Moet & Chandon ! And do one more tour if we have time and won't forget the tasting and the shopping in each.7- We will finish at a special viewsight to share a last glass of Champagne before coming back to your place.
Start the day with a stop at the ossuary “La ferme de Navarin”, monument inaugurated by General Gouraud in 1924, in memory of French soldiers who died during the Great war. Your guide will then drive you to the Meuse region, in the heart of the forest where the “Kronprinz” shelter is located, one of the German soldiers camp.Explore the famous hillock of Vauquois, full of galleries, where 14,000 soldiers lost their lives along a tiny portion of the Western front.Be driven to the historic site of Varennes-en-Argonne, at the Pennsylvania American war memorial and admire the magnificent panorama of the valley of the Aire. Hear a fascinating aside about the king Louis XVI who got arrested there in 1791.Discover the most well-known American cemetery of the World War I in Romagne sous Montfaucon.Come across the impressive ossuary in Douaumont, where unidentified French and German soldiers rest.End this trip with a visit of the “Fort de Douaumont”, iconic fortress of the Verdun battle.
Visit Champagne in the heart of the Vineyard by Minibus (any comfort) to discover 3 Producers / Vignerons de Champagne. Wineries visits, 10 tastings and the Restaurant (3 courses) as well as taking pictures in the vineyards are waiting for you to give you a sparkling experience.Itinerary:- Visit of a first Winemaker: Explanation of the manufacturing process, visit Cave followed by a tasting of 3 Champagnes.- Visit of Hautvillers, village where Dom Pérignon created Champagne.- Lunch at the Restaurant (starter, main course, dessert): Glass of Champagne + coffee + water)Visit of a second Vigneron: Small visit of Cave followed by a tasting of 3 ChampagnesVisit of a third Vigneron "Grand Cru": Tasting of 3 ChampagnesVisit in English only.2 people minimum to start the visit.
We will drive on the touristic road of the champagne area. You will enjoy views, discover the vineyards, landscapes of the area which are listed as UNESCO world heritage and go on with a champagne cellar visit and tasting.The vineyards are planted on the hillside of the mountain of Reims. At each stop, I will give you informations through funny stories and explain you why the place is unique but the Champagne too : the grappe varieties, the plants growing, the harvest and the most important the tasting !My friend winemaker will welcome us at his place and we will visit his family exploitation. He will explain you his daily work and show you the different steps of production of champagne : from the press to the cellar going through the tanks room where the juices are stock waiting for the bottleling.We will save a lot of time for the tasting which is the most important. I also orgonise more complete tours in an all day with lunch and visits.
Reims can is warm in winter thanks to the champagne !First I will tell you the story of the Cathedrale, its History and the crowning of the kings of France. I will tell you all can't be see.Then you will enjoy an homemade lunch with the food specialities of Reims drinking a vintage champagne.In the afternoon, you will visit a House of Champagne and taste different Champagnes : brut, rosé, blanc de blanc. I will explain you what are the difference between a big House of Champagne and a local producer, and how they work together. If you want I can introduce you to a real vinemaker or we will go trough the city to see remarquable buildings from the Roman time to Middle-Ages and then Art Deco architecture style. I will show and explain you the reconstruction of the city after the First World War.During this tour, drive, lunch and 5 tastings are included.