Guided Visit of Palais du Tau, Reims Cathedral & Champagne Tasting in a Vinyard

Guided Visit of Palais du Tau, Reims Cathedral & Champagne Tasting in a Vinyard
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$211.77
Duration: 8 to 10 hrs
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Discover the history of Champagne region and the secrets of producing champagne. The trip includes a visit to the archbishop’s palace: Palais du Tau and the cathedral in the town of Reims. Also take a walk along the unique Avenue de Champagne and also visit the museum and produce champagne. You will have an opportunity to become acquainted with the history of production of champagne and tasting of different types.

 

In the beginning, the guide will pick you up directly from the hotel or apartments. Further two hours away by a comfortable transport from Paris to Reims with the guide-driver. During this time, the guide will acquaint you with the main historical aspects of the champagne region and offer you interesting games that will help you determine your own knowledge of wine and history.

In Reims visit a masterpiece of Gothic art - Reims Cathedral and Palais du Tau which has become the symbol of the heritage of Champagne region.  In the course of an hour in a place with a guide, you will plunge into the medieval atmosphere of the Gothic architecture. In the guide company you will learn a lot of interesting things about the history of France and Champagne.

The next stop is the city of Epernay, half an hour's drive from Reims. In Epernay free time for lunch and exploring the Avenue de Champagne, where large houses of Epernay carefully cultivate image of champagne through prestigious buildings, such as Perrier-Jouet’s Belle Epoque and Moet et Chandon’s Orangery.

Another 30 minutes to drive and you will arrive to small village Passy-Griny to visit  a cooperative. Here you will be warmly greeted by the employees of the cooperative who will share with joy the secrets of the production of champagne. Visit the museum of champagne, visit the production part and tasting.

Discover the history of Champagne region and the secrets of producing champagne. The trip includes a visit to the archbishop’s palace: Palais du Tau and the cathedral in the town of Reims. Also take a walk along the unique Avenue de Champagne and also visit the museum and produce champagne. You will have an opportunity to become acquainted with the history of production of champagne and tasting of different types.