The Bubbles Tour
More about Champagne
♦ Discover, learn and taste the symbol of french celebration all day long
♦ The tour combines: historic town, countryside views and most importantly quality wine tasting and education in the more intimate atmosphere of family owned establishments
♦ Discover chalk caves, hillsides, climates, but also visit Reims and its famous Cathedral, the Avenue de Champagne in Epernay, the village of Mr. Dom Pérignon himself and, lots of more surprises
♦ Meet real Champagne producers, discover their Champagne making-process secrets and taste at least 7 amazing Champagne… A true guaranteed experience!
♦ The tour is interactive and convivial thanks to the small size group (max 8 Guests)
♦ Your guide is a highly qualified Sommelier, passionated by history who will teach you all the secrets of north Burgundy
♦ All the wineries are carefully selected by your Sommelier
♦ The Champagne tour includes a toast in the vineyard
What is included
2 winery visits
7 Champagne glasses
Toast in the vineyards
Departing from Paris
Guided tour in English
About the Champagne tour departing from Paris
Meet your Sommelier in central Paris at Place d’Italie around 8 a.m. After a 1.5 hours safe drive in a air-conditionning comfortable van with max 8 people, you will arrive to your first stop in Reims city, to visit the famous Cathedral were kings coronations were held. You will then start with the first Champagne tasting in a Maison de Champagne (Moët & Chandon, Pommery, Taittinger, Mumm, Mercier or Veuve Clicquot) and visit the reputed chalk caves, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will learn about the history of Champagne, the grapes used for Champagneand the making-process etc.
Your guide and certified sommelier will then drive you across the Champagne vineyards till the charming village of Hautvillers, Dom Perignon monk headquarter, where you will experiment your second tasting in a magic scenery.
After lunch time, you will take The Champagne Road for a lovely drive around the Champagne countryside and stop in the middle of the vineyards where your Sommelier will explain to you the terroirs, the vines, the biodynamic process… .
Finally, you will meet an authentic family winegrowers for the third and last Champagne tasting of the day with at least 3 Champagne tastings.
Return to central Paris by 7pm.
♦ Lunch is not included in the price. At lunch time your Sommelier will indicate great french traditional restaurant from 20€ to 40€ per person and will join you
♦ If you wish to depart from Reims, just indicate the code “IAMINREIMS” at time of booking
♦ 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 email@example.com
♦ Legal minimum drinking age is 18 years old