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From Paris: Grand Vintage Private Champagne Ruinart & Veuve Clicquot

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12 hours

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From 07:30

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Group 1+

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From Paris: Grand Vintage Private Champagne Ruinart & Veuve Clicquot

What you'll do

Embark on an exclusive and luxurious private day trip from Paris to the Champagne region. This immersive experience includes UNESCO Cellar visits and tastings at two renowned Champagne houses, Ruinart and Veuve Clicquot. Hotel pick-up is included for added convenience, ensuring a seamless and comfortable journey.

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  • Exclusive Cellar Tours: Guided tours at two prestigious Champagne houses – Ruinart and Veuve Clicquot. Explore the UNESCO-listed underground cellars of Ruinart, the oldest Champagne house. Gain insights into the history, traditions, and Champagne-making techniques

  • Flexible Tasting Options: Choose from three high-level tasting options at Veuve Clicquot: ADVANCED, PREMIUM, or VIP. Each tasting option offers a curated selection of Champagne blends providing a personalised and exclusive experience

  • Cultural Exploration: Visit the historic Reims Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site where French kings were traditionally crowned. Enjoy the rich cultural and architectural heritage of Reims

  • Iconic Brands: Visit two of the most renowned Champagne houses – Ruinart, established in 1729, and Veuve Clicquot, founded in 1772. Sample Champagne from these iconic brands, known for their excellence and craftsmanship.

  • Distinctive and high-end Champagne experience: Guests can indulge in luxury, culture, and the finest Champagne blends in a personalised and comfortable setting

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    Duration: Approximately 12 hours
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    Start Time: 7.30 am
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    Group Size: 3-7 people
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    Meeting Point: Includes hotel pick-up/drop-off
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    07:30 am: Hotel pick-up and departure to the Champagne region. Enjoy a scenic 2-hour drive (140 km) through picturesque Champagne landscapes and vineyards.
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    10 am -12 pm: Guided tour at Champagne Ruinart: Explore the UNESCO-listed underground cellars of the oldest Champagne house, Ruinart.
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    12-1:30 pm Lunchtime in Reims: Take a leisurely lunch break in Reims, the capital of the Champagne region. Choose to explore local restaurants or let us make a reservation for you.
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    1:40 pm -2:10 pm Reims Cathedral self-guided visit: Explore the iconic Reims Cathedral, where many French kings were crowned.
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    2:15- 4:30 pm Veuve Clicquot Champagne house visit: Delve into the history and Champagne production methods with a UNESCO-listed Cellars Guided tour by Veuve Clicquot staff. Choose your preferred tasting option: Advanced, Premium or VIP.
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    4:30 pm: Departure to Paris. The return journey takes 2.5 hours (140 km).
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    The tour ends at 7 pm: Drop off at your hotel.

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What's Included

  • Veuve Clicquot Guided Cellar tour & tasting of your chosen option from Advanced, Premium and VIP

  • Ruinart since 1729 Guided Cellars tour with 2 glasses of Champagne tasting

  • Reims Cathedral self-guided visit

  • Mercedes E220 business class car for 2 - 3 people or Mercedes Minivan for 3 - 7 people

  • English-speaking guide

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What's not included

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Meals and drinks at lunchtime

  • Unfortunately, this tour cannot accommodate wheelchair users or strollers

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Meeting Points

Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off have been included for your exclusive tour. Pick up time is 8.30 am

Kindly ensure you are at your meeting point 10-15 minutes before the departure time

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Important Information

  • The tour runs rain or shine

  • Under 18? You can't consume alcohol, but delightful non-alcoholic options are available

  • Special dietary requirements or allergies? Let us know when booking

  • The tour will commence promptly at 7:30 am. We kindly request that all participants arrive on time, as we are unable to accommodate late arrivals. Please be aware that refunds will not be possible in such instances


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Cancellation policy

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.

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