Sunday February 5th, let's discover the most famous French region in the world: CHAMPAGNE, renowned for its sparkling wine production of the same name!
The beautiful city of Reims with its superb cathedral where most of the Kings of France were crowned! 25 were crowned there between 1027 and 1825, notably Louis XIV, known as the Sun King in 1654.
The cathedral is one of the major achievements of Gothic art in France, both for its architecture and for its statuary, which includes 2,303 statues. It has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1991.
The famous Avenue du Champagne in Épernay, where you will discover Champagne Houses and mansions, such as Moët & Chandon, Perrier-Jouët, Boizel, de Venoge, Vranken, Pol Roger, Mercier and G.H. Martel...
Recognized as a "Remarkable Site of Taste", this label elevates the Avenue du Champagne to the rank of national heritage. As part of the "Coteaux, Maisons et Caves de Champagne" it is also listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in the category "Living evolving cultural landscape"!
To end in style, visit a champagne cellar
where it will be possible to do tastings and buy bottles of champagne at producer prices!
8:30 a.m. Meeting at 21 Boulevard Pershing (Porte Maillot)
9:00 a.m. Departure of the bus
11:30 a.m. Discovery of Reims & lunch
1:00 p.m. Departure by bus
1:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Discovery of the famous Avenue du Champagne in Epernay
4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Visit of the vineyards and discovery of one of the most renowned champagne production houses and the production sites from the reception of the grapes to the bottling of the champagne.
The price of this visit: tour of the production sites with explanations by a specialist with 2 glasses of champagne will be 6€, payable on the bus.
You will also have the possibility to buy bottles at preferential prices.
6:15 p.m.: Departure of the bus to Paris (arrival at Paris Gare de Lyon around 8:30 p.m.)
*Small time changes may occur due to unforeseeable factors (traffic conditions etc.)
(Possibility of being in free quarter, as long as the announced schedules are respected.)
- Transport: Paris -> Reims -> Épernay -> Champagne cellar -> Paris
- Discovery of Reims Cathedral and the city center of Reims
- Discovery of the famous Avenue du Champagne in Epernay
- International atmosphere and linguistic exchanges :)
Contact 06 62 86 13 68
• Personal expenses