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Half-day Champagne tour from Epernay

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100€/p, with a local guide. For  private tour or more than 8 guests, please send us a message.

What is included

1 winery visit

3 Champagne glasses at least

Magic landscape

Departing from Epernay

Local guide

Guided tour in English

Highlights

Discover, learn and taste the symbol of french celebration during an afternoon around Epernay, Capital city of Champagne
. The Half-day Champagne tour from Epernay combines: historic town, countryside views and most importantly quality wine tasting and education in the more intimate atmosphere of family owned establishments

. Discover the Champagne cellars Unesco heritage, hillsides, climates, but also visit the Avenue de Champagne, the village of Mr. Dom Pérignon himself.
Meet real Champagne producers, discover their Champagne making-process secrets and taste at least 3 amazing Champagne… A true guaranteed experience!
. Visit 1 exclusive Champagne estate. All the wineries are carefully selected by our Chef Sommelier. We have a preference for the small family growers which are more exclusive and incomparable quality.
. The tour is interactive and convivial thanks to the small size group

. Your guide is a highly qualified Sommelier, a wine expert or an experimented guide, passionated by history who will teach you all the secrets of Champagne
.The tour includes a special tasting in a magic scenary

More details about the Half-day Champagne tour

About the Half day Champagne tour departing from Epernay

If you want to learn more about Wine, you are in the right place! During an afternoon we will show you the best of Champagne and its sparkling wine on board of our air-conditioning comfortable van.

We will meet in front of the 5, Avenue de Champagne in Epernay, easily accessible by train from Paris and Reims.

During the 3 hours we will spend together, we will:
Visit a family wine estate in the heart of Champagne, understand the making process of Champagne and enjoy 3 delicious different Champagne
Stop in the lovely village of Hautvillers where Dom Perignon used to live
– Chill out in the UNESCO vineyards of Champagne and take beautiful pictures
– Stop at the Avenue de Champagne headquarter of the prestigious Moët & Chandon or Perrier Jouet

This is a must do experience, you will remember forever. The experience can be privatise for special events as Hen/stag party, birthday party, team building (up to 24 guests).

End of the tour around 5pm at the Avenue de Champagne/Epernay train station, direct to Paris, Reims or Chalon en Champagne.

Important information

. The Tour is in English but your Sommelier speaks fluently French, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian if needed
. More than 8 Guests or for a Private tour, contact us via the contact form or email us at info@winetoursparis.com
. Legal minimum drinking age is 18 years old
. Children or non drinkers Guests can join the tour. They will have to buy a non drinker ticket with a 20euros discount on the regular ticket. Please contact us to get the non drinker ticket. Please let us know before the number of children joining the tour to arrange the safety seats which are limited in numbers.
. The tour involves a small easy walk. The van can fit a wheelchair in the back
. Please look up the weather forecasts before the tour as Champagne can be hot in the Summer and sometimes rainy and cold, rainy and windy in the Winter. Cellar temperatures are always around 50F/10C. So Jaket, umbrella, good shoes are recommended.

Meeting information

Departure:
. 2pm in front of the 5, Avenue de Champagne – 51200 Epernay
. 1:45pm : If you need it, a first pick up can be organised at Epernay train station at 13:45 => In this case, please send us an email at info@winetoursparis.com before the tour to let us know where to meet you

End of the tour:
. 5pm at the Avenue de Champagne or Epernay train station, regional trains are direct to Reims city or Paris

Duration:
. around 3 hours

How to get from Paris, Reims or Chalon en Champagne to Epernay

It is very easy to go to the Champagne region from Paris, Reims or Chalon en Champagne. It is actually, the best option better than car as it is faster, safer, more comfortable, no traffic, no gas.  Book your train tickets on https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/ or https://www.thetrainline.com/en-us

Booking

1- Select the month and day you would like to travel with us, click “Next”

2- The calendar shows all experiences available
Each tour is not running everyday, dates for private tours are added on demand
7:40am is set for the Champagne full day tour departing from Paris
7:50am is for the north Burgundy tour departing from Paris

9:15am is set for the Champagne full day tour departing from Reims

1:55pm is set for the Champagne half day tour departing from Epernay

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