3 Night Reims & Bubbles
3 Night Reims & Bubbles Ref: 3RAB
2nd Class Rail tickets from Paris Gare de l'Est to Reims station.
3 nights Mercure Reims Cathédrale 3* or similar, Reims
1 x Standard Double Room
Start Time: 10:00am
Duration: 3 Hrs 30 Mins
Be welcomed by your guide and cross the streets of the "Cité des Sacres".
Stop in a French traditional Brasserie, to enjoy a coffee under an Art Deco canopy. Head back with your guide towards the Cathedral "Notre Dame" of Reims, home of the coronation of the French Kings, where you can learn the history of this emblematic monument. Walk in the historical centre of the town and admire its authentic Art Deco and Art Nouveau architecture.
Let yourself be immersed in the gourmet universe of a unique biscuit factory, engaged in the production of French and authentic products. Taste local sweets made with our famous Biscuit Rose.
Continue your tour and stop in a local wine store to appreciate a selection of great Champagnes paired with cheeses and charcuterie. Enjoy a friendly typical French
Start Time: 09:30am
Duration: 8 Hrs
Meet your guide for a full day small group tour that includes Champagne tastings.
Take a sightseeing tour of Reims, passing by big Champagne houses such as Veuve Clicquot and Pommery, as well as the Roman ruins and Notre Dame Cathedral.
Stop for a tour of Taittinger, whose grapes are evenly distributed over 34 different vineyards and are still owned by the original family. Visit the cellars, which were dug out by Romans over 2000 years ago and enjoy a tasting.
Then drive out to the village where Dom Pérignon is buried. Visit the church where the famed 17th Century Benedictine monk who finalized the production process of Champagne.
We then stop in Epernay for lunch (own expense and free time). In the afternoon, stroll along the Avenue de Champagne while your guide points out the many opulent Maisons de Champagne, including Perrier-Jouët and Mercier with their massive cellars holding Champagne collections.
Take another guided tour, this time with one of the most famous Champagne houses, Moët & Chandon and taste their famous wines.
Your tour concludes with return transport to the starting point.
Please Note: Wineries visited are subject to availability. Taittinger may be replaced by Mumm or Pommery and Moët & Chandon may be replaced by Mercier or De Castellane.
2nd Class Rail tickets from Reims to Paris Gare de l'Est station.
* G.H. Mumm "Grand Cru Experience" - Duration: 90 mins.
From AUD $99.00 per person.