Champagne Region Day Trip from Paris by Minivan

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Champagne Region Day Trip from Paris by Minivan information and booking

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$279
Duration
10 hours 30 minutes
Departs from
Centrally located Paris hotels (Zip codes 75001-75020)
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
7am
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Tour description provided by Viator

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 a world-renowned champagne house 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 Reims, featuring the cuisine of the Champagne region. In the afternoon the tour continues to a guided visit at Moet and Chandon cellars. 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.Please note: The schedule and cellars visited are subject to change without notice, dependent on the season, please check itinerary.

What's included

  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan (maximum 8 people)
  • Professional guide
  • Reims cathedral guided visit
  • Lunch with one drink
  • Champagne house (please see itinerary to check the house visited depending on the date)

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)