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Private Champagne Tour From Paris

1. Private Champagne Tour From Paris

Your English speaking driver-guide will give you a brief explanation of your day program in the Champagne region during your 2-hour drive (other languages available on request), then to start your Champagne private tour you will visit one of the houses and cellars in Epernay or Reims.  Stop for lunch in one of the finest restaurants in the region (lunch not included). During your visit to the Champagne region in France you will learn about the Champagne making process, receive the most important facts about the local industry and understand the difference between a brut, extra brut and sec. You will also get to visit some of the best Champaign houses and taste great bubbly bottles from small producers that you cannot find in your country. Your Champagne day trip will have a total duration of 11-hours maximum and include the visit of two sparkling wine houses in Reims and Epernay (or nearby). You may ask for a quick third tasting (without visiting the cellars this time) in a small village near Epernay on request.

Paris: Two Reims Champagne Vineyards with Tastings and Lunch

2. Paris: Two Reims Champagne Vineyards with Tastings and Lunch

Visit the old city of Reims with your local guide on this private day trip from Paris. Explore the vineyards and cellars of two champagne producers. Sample some local champagnes. Enjoy a delicious lunch at a traditional French restaurant. Be greeted by your guide and take a high-speed train to the city of Reims, where a private car will take you into the countryside. Ride through rolling vineyards before stopping to tour two wineries. Learn more about the winemaking process. Breath in the fresh country air and savor a selection of champagnes. Drive to the village of Lude to visit a charming family restaurant. Head back to Reims to stroll through the streets and see the monuments. Admire the large medieval-style cathedral and learn about its rich history. Return to Paris on a high-speed train.

From Paris: Prestige Champagne Tour and Tastings

3. From Paris: Prestige Champagne Tour and Tastings

Benefit from pickup at your hotel in Paris, and then journey towards the Champagne wine lands to learn all about its wine-making culture. Visit one of the region's top producers, such as Dom Pérignon or Ruinart, and look inside the cellars to learn how the sparkling wine is made. Drive through the vineyards of Montagne de Reims, Cote des Blancs, and Vallée de la Marne between Reims, Ay and Epernay. Hear about the three different grapes (Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier) of the region before lunch at a Michelin star restaurant in a magnificent château located inside a beautiful park. Visit the enchanting village of Hautvillers, and stop at the abbey where the Benedictine monk Dom Perignon worked as a cellar master more than 300 years ago. Be amazed by the tools used to craft exceptional wines and taste three authentic Champagnes typically unavailable in the rest of the world.

Reims/Epernay: Private Tour of the 4 Big Champagne Houses

4. Reims/Epernay: Private Tour of the 4 Big Champagne Houses

Try champagnes at four large champagne houses, enjoy a three-course champagne lunch, and drive through charming UNESCO-classified landscapes in this winery tour. Be picked up from your accommodation in Reims or Epernay and swept off to Veuve Clicquot for a tasting and the chance to do some shopping. Next, visit Pommery and stroll through the underground cellars, taste more champagne, and have the chance to peruse the shop. Then, dine on a three-course meal paired with more champagne before being driven through idyllic UNESCO-classified landscapes that surround the region. Later, see Moet & Chandon, and Mercier to taste some more fantastic champagne and do some more shopping. 

Paris: Private Day Trip to Champagne with 8 Tastings & Lunch

5. Paris: Private Day Trip to Champagne with 8 Tastings & Lunch

Your private day tour will start from your hotel, if located in Paris. Your driver guide will pick you up in a cozy air-conditioned minivan at around 7:30 AM. Enjoy tasty croissants on your way to Champagne, while your guide tells you all you need to know about the sparkling universe of Champagne. Once you arrive in Champagne, you'll start your day with a visit to an extremely prestigious estate (Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, Taittinger etc. depending on supplier availability). Discover never-ending galleries filled with bottles and of course, finish the guided tour with a tasting. Head back in your air-conditioned minivan, admire the landscapes, and stop in the heart the vineyard to enjoy a Masterclass led by your wine expert guide. Through this very unique experience and the tasting of a special cuvee, you will learn all the secrets of this famous bubbly drink. Next stop will be for lunch in a family-run Champagne house or at a local restaurant (depending on availability). You will have the chance to taste several glasses of Champagne and ratafias (another local wine), paired with local food. Blanc de Blancs, Blanc de Noirs and Champagne Rosé… what would you pair them with? After lunch, enjoy a digestive tour through the vineyard of the Côte des Blancs and Vallée de la Marne. Learn the characteristics of pinot noir, chardonnay and pinot meunier and enjoy amazing views over the vineyard. Get ready to take some pictures. Then, your guide will drive you to Hautvillers, a typical French village, home of the legendary Dom Perignon. Last but not least, visit another family-run winery where you will learn the art of sabrage or disgorgement “à la volée” (a technique for opening a Champagne bottle), depending on availability. Taste several delicious Champagnes before heading back to Paris, where you will be dropped off at your hotel, if located in Paris.

Mareuil-sur-Ay: Self-Guided E-bike Tour to Hautvillers

6. Mareuil-sur-Ay: Self-Guided E-bike Tour to Hautvillers

Set off on an e-bike adventure in the iconic and beautiful Champagne region. With the provided itinerary you will see rolling vineyards, historical sites, picturesque villages, and enjoy some great photo opportunities. With the e-bike, you will be able to go off the beaten track to explore some of the more remote locations in the region on the way to Hautvillers. Grab your bike and roadbook in Mareuil-sur-Ay at your leisure between 9 AM to 1 PM, and before you head off on your tour around Champagne you receive a briefing on how to use the e-bike and the itinerary for your ride. The roadbook is full of the local team's tips and anecdotes to ensure your ride will take you to the must-see spots in the area including historical sites, cute villages, and fantastic photo stops. As you will be on an e-bike you will discover some of the more remote locations and fully appreciate the difference in terrain as you cycle through Grand Cru and Premier Cru villages. Throughout your ride, you will enjoy incredible views of the UNESCO world heritage listed vines of Champagne and learn about the region and its famous produce from the roadbook. Along the way, you will also have the chance to taste a glass of Champagne, commented by a local guide that will introduce you to Champagne tasting. Discover the village of Hautvillers, the birthplace of Champagne, and visit the church where the famous monk Dom Pérignon is buried. Solve riddles and take on challenges from the roadbook to make your exploration of Hautvillers more fun and interactive. Finish your ride with a cycle down the Marne canal to make your way back to the Clos Corbier.

Champagne: Winery Tour and Lunch

7. Champagne: Winery Tour and Lunch

Take a day tour of Champagne and sample some of the local libations with skilled small-scale winemakers. Enjoy a convenient pickup from your hotel at your place in Reims or Epernay. Put the top down on the convertible if the weather is nice and take an unforgettable drive through the villages of Champagne. Meet local growers and winemakers and learn how Champagne is produced. Explore the wine cellar and taste the different varieties of Champagne: Brut, Rosé, Blanc de Blancs and Vintage. Dig into a delicious lunch in the vineyard or a local French restaurant. Drive across the scenic landscape of Champagne to another winery on the other side of the mountains. Learn about his methods and sample some Brut, Blanc de Blancs, Rosé, and Blanc de Noirs.

Reims: Champagne Cellar Tour, Tasting, and Views

8. Reims: Champagne Cellar Tour, Tasting, and Views

After a short presentation of the tour, you will be driven to the champagne area in a convertible car if the weather permits. You will enjoy views, discover the vineyards and landscapes of the area which are listed as UNESCO world heritage sites. The vineyards are planted on the hillside of the mountain of Reims and you will have a stop at the special lighthouse which is in front of the Champagne valley and at the windmill in the middle of the vineyards. At each stop, you will learn through funny stories and discover why the place is unique. You will be taught about the Champagne too - the grape varieties, the growing of the plants, the harvest and the most important of all: the tasting. You will continue with a cellar visit at a small winemakers. He will explain how he produces the champagne and show you the press centre, the vinification tanks, the cellar and the riddling room.

Champagne: Honeymoon or Anniversary Celebration Private Tour

9. Champagne: Honeymoon or Anniversary Celebration Private Tour

Celebrate your special day with a private tour of the Champagne region, either with your partner or in the company of your family and friends.  After getting picked up from your hotel, head to the spectacular Pommery Champagne estate for a private tour. With just your guide for company, enjoy a stroll through the cellars and learn more about the history of Champagne. After your tour, enjoy your first tasting in the house. Then, head to another Champagne estate, Veuve Clicquot, where you will enjoy another tasting and do a spot of souvenir shopping in the on-site store. After lunch at a traditional restaurant, stop at a panoramic viewpoint in the middle of the vineyards to admire the views and take a romantic photograph. Then, pay a visit to a local winemaker and discover his work on a tour of the cellar, followed by a tasting of 3 different Champagnes. During this tasting, you will learn how to taste Champagne and how to differentiate between different varieties. Finally, make your way back to the hotel, stopping at another romantic viewpoint on the way back.

Reims: UNESCO Sites Full-Day Tour & Champagne Tasting

10. Reims: UNESCO Sites Full-Day Tour & Champagne Tasting

Immerse in a day of exploring rolling hills, old churches, grapevines, and upmarket fizz. Visit the best UNESCO World Heritage sites of Reims. Visit a champagne house and have a tasting of different champagne. Start the tour with a pickup from your Reims or Epernay hotel, or Reims Station. First, enjoy a private tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Reims Cathedral. Admire the details of the Notre-Dame de Reims, a defining example of High Gothic architecture. Marvel at the main statues and learn how the coronation of France's kings was organized in the cathedral. Be driven through the city directly to the best buildings. Enjoy the picture-postcard town and its glorious vineyard surroundings. See the 2000-year-old gate of the town, the most beautiful houses of Champagne, and the main squares. After sightseeing, enjoy a special Champagne lunch with local food specialties. Hop on a convertible car to be driven across the vineyards and landscapes of Champagne. Then, settle in for a champagne tasting session to unwind. Visit a champagne house and be spoilt for choice. Taste a variety of champagnes from Brut, Rosé, Blanc de Blanc to Vintage.

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4.8 / 5

based on 6 reviews

We hat a great day with Stephane, Met smart People and went to wonderful places. Thank you once again for all the interesting information and your kindness! Who ever want‘s to learn more about champagne and reims...; give stephane a call and he will arrange everything in a perfect way! Merci beaucoup Sonja+Roland A bientôt!

This was an incredibly well organized tour where I learned so much about how champagne is made. Our tour guide Jean-Baptiste was very knowledgeable himself and the tours and tastings got into even more detail. Lunch was delicious and the length of each visit was perfect. Highly recommend!

Sebastian, our guide, was amazing! He was very knowledgeable about the region and fun to hang out with during our trip. We were able to see 2 champagne wineries, eat a delicious lunch of local fare, and see/tour the Reims Cathedral. I highly recommend Sebastian and this tour!!

Excellent tour guide, patient with my family and children, all tours were well explained. The food for the picnic was spectacular, made by his wife, the champagne was amazing

Amazing tour, Preston was so friendly and knowledgeable and the champagnes were delicious. Highly recommend!