Champagne Tasting in Reims
Enjoy a full day tour in the name of champagne! This tour appeals especially to champagne connoisseurs. The tour offers a combination of both technical and general information with champagne tastings.
- Enjoy a guided visit of the town of Rheims and the cathedral
- Audio guided tour of the Mumm champagne cellars
- Taste the famous 'Red Ribbon' champagne
- Enjoy a quiet lunch on your own in Reims
- Visit the Mercier cellars incl. a champagne tasting
Visit the French Wine Country
This full day tour leaves Paris early morning, and arrive at Reims around 10 AM. Reims is in the middle of the champagne region, and we'll start our tour by visiting the Gothic cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site and site of the coronations of the Kings of France, followed a short introduction to the city.
Next you'll visit the famous Mumm Champagne cellars for a guided tour, where you will learn about the secrets behind their many champagnes. Here you'll get the chance to taste the famous 'Red Ribbon' champagne, one of the most popular champagnes in the world.
Afterwards it's time for lunch (not included) on your own in the center of Reims. Reims has an excellent selection of cafes and bistros and offers a typically French setting for lunch.
In the afternoon, we'll drive to Epernay passing la Montagne de Reims. Once we arrive in Epernay, you'll visit your second champagne house of the day, Mercier, founded in 1858. You will travel by automated train to a depth of 100 feet to visit the huge cellars, before finishing your tour with a champagne tasting.
We'll leave Epernay at 4 PM and return to Paris around 6:30 PM.
The tour is operated in English.
How do I get my tickets?
Shortly after your booking is complete your e-ticket will be send directly to your email, just print it out and bring it on your tour.
Where does the tour begin?
The tour starts at PARISCityVISION's office. The address will be on your e-ticket.
Where does the tour end?
After your tour you'll be transported back to the PARISCityVISION office in Paris.
How long does the tour last?
The tour lasts 10½ hours.
Is it possible to buy wine and champagne on the tour?
Yes, you'll have the possibility to buy champagne and wine as well as accessories after the tour.