Meet your friendly guide in Reims and start the day with a drive through the vineyard. Visit Moët & Chandon, the most famous producer in Champagne.
Enjoy a time in the vines of Epernay and Hautvillers, at the heart of the Champagne region, while sipping a glas of Champagne. Get to enter the church where the famous monk Dom Pérignon is buried. Admire the UNESCO world’s heritage vines of Champagne. Be welcomed in Mareuil sur Ay at Le Clos Corbier for a great tasting class / Aperitif and get to enjoy 3 different Champagnes from boutique wineries.
9.00 am Meet your friendly guide in Reims in front of Reims train station forecourt
10.00 am Visit the worlwide recognized Champagne house, Moët & Chandon. Discover the world of a prestigious Champagne house and get precious explainations about the Champagne process. Have a nice morning Champagne glas there.
You will then enjoy a drive to the Champagne avenue in Epernay, capital of Champagne where some of the most prestigious estates are based (Pol Roger, Perrier Jouët, Moët).
11.45 am Discover the village of Hautvillers, birthplace of Champagne, where Dom Pérignon used to live. Enter the church where the famous monk of Champagne rests in peace. Enjoy some time in the vines to have a look at Moët & Chandon vineyard and get an explaination about vine growing art
12.15 pm Admire the UNESCO world’s heritage vineyards of Cumières, Ay, and Mareuil/Ay.
1 pm Have a great tasting class/aperitif at Le Clos Corbier, restored Champagne house and get to taste 3 boutique wineries Champagnes. You will get further precious information about the Champagne making process and the secrets of the winemakers.
2 pm Let us drive you back to Reims ! (arrival around 2.30 pm)