From Rouen/Le Havre
Stroll in the footsteps of Kings as you appreciate the stillness of the gothic Reims Cathedral of Notre Dame and uncover some of the well-hidden secrets in this vastly symbolic historical monument dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Walk through the Palais of Tau’s elegant gates and be transported back to a time where French monarchs were crowned in the city’s Gothic cathedral and rejoiced on magnificent feasts in its vast halls. Savour the bubbles of the finest Champagne as you explore this unique region of France and enjoy learning about all of the nuances of the world’s favourite celebratory drink.
Champagne and Reims Tour Highlights
Departure From Paris
Prices are per person (Pay in EUR, USD, or GBP) - Final price depends on the amount of participants
Your private guide will pick you up at your hotel, residence, or cruise ship and accompany you to the gates of the Reims Cathedral of Notre Dame with the French high-speed train (TGV) in the comfort of first-class, on the way your guide will unveil some enchanting history of the region.
Reims UNESCO World Heritage Discovery
You’ll be immediately impressed by the Reims Cathedral of Notre Dame; it’s recognised as one of France’s finest cathedrals. Notre Dame is translated to mean ‘Our Lady’. Step back in history and discover some of the clandestine secrets that the twice-awarded UNESCO rated place of worship has cleverly concealed for centuries. You’ll immediately recognise the landmark by its twin bell towers and exquisite rose stained-glass window. Imagine the lavishness of a French royal coronation and the pomp and ceremony that prevailed throughout its rich and varied history. Continue to Palais of Tau, another UNESCO World Heritage Site. Imagine the resplendent celebrations that announced French princes to be the new King of France. Once the archbishop’s residence is it now a museum. Why not seek out St Rémi’s golden, gem-encrusted chalice, which dates from the 12th century.
Tasting at a Private Champagne Vineyard
Relish the experience and discover the delicate and subtle flavors of the Champagne region of France. Lose yourself in the ancient vineyards that are cocooned by the rolling hills of the Route du Champagne. Your guide will fascinate you with his stories of the Champagne industry as you sip on the icy cold drink. You’ll gain incredible insights into the Champagne-making processes from vine to glass. Explore an exclusive estate and its cool cellars and begin to understand the complexities of making Champagne, understand the grapes used, and delve into the fascinating traditions and biodiversity of the estate that has been home to five generations. Champagne from that estate is known to be one of the finest in the region.
At the end of your bubbly day, your guide will take you back to Paris in first-class by rail and accompany you to your hotel, residence, or cruise ship.
Private English Speaking Guide
Palace of Pau Skip-the-Line ticket
First-class railway ticket to/from Reims
Champagne vineyard and cellars visit
Exclusive champagne tasting
A bottle of water per person
All fees and taxes
Lunch in Reims
Frequently Asked Questions
You will be seated in the best places in first-class on the french TGV which ensures total confort to Reims.
Your guide will meet you directly at your hotel, residence or cruise port in Paris before heading to Reims by train.
Yes, everyone can access the Champagne vineyard and through the vines, regardless if you are with a wheelchair or baby stroller.
Yes, no other participants will be joining the Champagne and Reims UNESCO World Heritage tour that you booked with us.
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