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Appealing to historians and wine connoisseurs alike, this Reims Champagne excursion includes tours of Reims Cathedral, the town itself and two Champagne producers with visits to the cellars and tastings of wines highly reputed throughout the world. Come to understand the technical processes of Champagne production, and also get to peek inside some of the age old cellars of the most exclusive names in Champagne history. Begin with a guided visit of the gothic masterpiece that is Reims Cathedral, for centuries the place for the Kings of France's coronation, and an orientation tour of the typically French provincial town. See first-hand the techniques and equipment that make the creation of Champagne possible and taste the wonderful end result with a guided visit of the *Mumm Champagne cellars with champagne tasting. Enjoy free time for lunch in downtown Reims which has an excellent selection of cafes and bistros in a typically French setting. In the afternoon, drive to Epernay for a guided visit of the Mercier wine cellars where the grape harvest and wine-making process is explained before more wine tasting.
This day out in beautiful Reims is sure to pop anyone’s cork! Celebrate the history and heritage of the Champagne region, discover the delights of Reims Cathedral and town, and enjoy a tipple or two during this Reims Champagne excursion.
*Note: On Mondays, you will be visiting Taittinger Cellar instead of Mumm.
Daily except Wednesday & SaturdayDuration
10.5 hoursStart time
Nov to May: 7:15am
Jun to Oct: 7:35am
Good news! You can get picked up from your hotel in Paris, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, you pass them onto the operator when you are ready.
Please mention the complete address of the hotel at the time of booking or atleast 72 hours prior tour departure.
You will be dropped off to your hotel
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 72 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
Voucher Information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this ). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
If the complete pickup address is not communicated at the time of booking or 72 hours prior tour departure, please make your own way to PARISCityVISION Agency at 2 rue des Pyramides 75001 – Paris to start your tour.
You will receive your confirmation and your tour voucher in 2 separate emails.
While the grape harvest season is taking place between mid-August and end of September, wine making is carried out from mid-September till end of October.
If in any case Mercier is closed, you will be visiting a similar cellar.
You will be visiting Taittinger Cellar instead of Mumm only on Mondays.