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Reims Scenic Tour

Reims Scenic Tour

8 hours From
AU$344 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Champagne
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    FBT-18-1235
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon, Wed, Fri
8 hours From
AU$344 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Minivan TourMinivan Tour
  • France Region
    Champagne
  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Tour Code
    FBT-18-1235
  • Capacity
    8 passengers
  • Operating Days
    Mon, Wed, Fri
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionsAdmissionAdmission All entrance fees includedEscorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideMealMeal LunchTransportationTransportation Transportation by minibus/van

Summary

Visit the Grandes Maisons de Champagne in Reims, visit Reims Cathedral, tour and tasting at Mumm,champagne tasting lunch, tour and tasting at a family estate in the Montage de Reims vineyards.

Itinerary

At 9:00 am, pick up ate Reims train station.

Note: For guests staying in Epernay, there is a train that leaves Epernay train station at 08:16 am and arrives in Reims at 08:51 am.

Arriving in the Champagne region, you start your day with a sightseeing of Reims. City of coronation, Reims 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. 

Guided tour and tasting at world famous Grande Maison de Champagne Veuve Clicquot
House founded in 1772 by Philippe Clicquot and his widow Barbe Nicole Clicquot Ponsardin. For a while, take a dip into the heart of this House, its heritage, its savoir-faire. And discover the making-process of its cuvées. Tour and Champagne tasting of the Brut Yellow Label cuvée.

Note: On Mondays, Veuve Clicquot is replaced by Champagne G.H. Mumm and according to their availability on the other days, Veuve Clicquot could be replaced by Mumm or Pommery.

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. It is here that King Clovis was baptized around year 498 giving birth to the Kingdom of the Franks and starting a long lasting tradition: except two, all of the Kings of France would be crowned here.

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, blancs de noir, rosé) at a boutique winery.

The Montagne de Reims’ Vineyards
Here, 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.

At 5:00 pm, drop off at Reims train station.

Note: For guests staying in Epernay, there is a train that leaves Reims train station at 5:35 PM and arrives in Epernay at 6:10 PM. Other trains available.

Inclusions

  • Transportation in a comfortable full options minivan
  • Semi-private English speaking escort guide
  • Rour 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

Exclusions

Extra charge for pick up/drop off for hotels located in the immediate surroundings of Reims.

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