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The Connoisseurs from Epernay (Private Tour)

The Connoisseurs from Epernay (Private Tour)

Cross the famous Avenue de Champagne of Epernay called the most expensive Avenue in the World with its 200 million bottles in cellars, wander through the villages classified at the highest of the Champagne appellation and in front of exceptional sites such as Chateau de Saran, the ultra private property where LVMH receives its biggest customers and VIPs ...
Visit families of producers and taste many 100% Grand cru Champagnes (min.6) : natural champagne with no dosage, old vines, vintages, aged in oak barrels...
And that without forgetting to thank Dom Pérignon in the church of the renowned village of Hautvillers called the "Champagne cradle" where he rests.
We will not fail to stop on the hillsides classified as World Heritage by Unesco, in one of the most beautiful panoramic views, and where Dom Pérignon has carried out his experiments, to taste other famous drinks such as Ratafia, Fine of Marne and Marc of Champagne...
Believe me, you will be an expert in Champagne after this tour !
Private Gold Champagne Experience from Epernay

Private Gold Champagne Experience from Epernay

In private, meetings with 2 families of independent Champagne producers/growers classified Grand cru/1er Cru in the most famous villages and vineyards of Champagne: champagne making process, visit of the presses, wineries and cellars..
+ Tastings of 6 Grand Cru/1er Cru Champagnes
+ Discovery of the vineyard and the village of Aÿ Grand cru, famous for its Pinot Noir Grand Cru
+ Discovery of some of the most famous villages of the "Côte des Blancs", Kingdom of Chardonnay Grand Cru
+ Private guided tour of the Dom Pérignon Abbey Church in Hautvillers, one of the most beautiful villages called the "Cradle of Champagne"
+ Crossing the famous "Avenue de Champagne" in Epernay
+ Lunch in a Champagne and dining bar including 1 bottle of Champagne per group of 2 (or optional on request when booking depending on the season gourmet picnic in the heart of the vineyards or/and Sabrage Experience of your bottle of Champagne during lunch)
+ Tasting of 3 famous Champagne spirits (Ratafia, Fine & Marc)
The Must-sees 3h30 from Epernay (Private Tour)

The Must-sees 3h30 from Epernay (Private Tour)

Do you know that my village of Aÿ (only 5 min. from Epernay and 35 min. from Reims) was the main center of the Champagne industry and has a very special place ? The kings of France had their own presses there from the 16th century. Its historic hillsides are classified as World Heritage by UNESCO and the vineyard is classified Grand cru. You will also visit all the other famous 1st Cru villages and vineyards with exceptional panoramas around Aÿ : Mutigny and Mareuil-sur-Aÿ (Mont du Gruguet) and taste the 3 local spirits : Ratafia, Fine and Marc.
We will meet a family of independent producer/grower who will open the doors of their cellar to discover the Champagne making process and their specificities, which will be followed by a tasting of 3 Champagnes.
Do you know who Dom Pérignon really is? I will show you in the vineyards where the first Champagne cellars he dug is located and we will go then thank him in the church where he officiated during 40 years and where he rests.
Private Unesco Experience from Epernay

Private Unesco Experience from Epernay

Enjoy an unforgettable day in private with your local guide in the most beautiful sites and landscapes of Champagne classified as UNESCO World Heritage from Reims to Epernay, stopping in the most famous villages and vineyards of Champagne !
In the program:
- Reims, City of Kings and its Cathedral
- Epernay, Capital of Champagne ans its famous "Avenue de Champagne"
- Historical hillsides of Champagne classified Unesco World Heritage Site: famous villages and vineyards of Aÿ Grand Cru and Hautvillers
- Visit of an independent producer/grower: champagne making process, winery, cellar then min.3 tastings
- Private guided tour of the Dom Perignon abbey church in Hautvillers
- Lunch in a champagne and dining bar including 1 bottle of Champagne per group of 2 (or optional on request when booking depending on the season gourmet picnic in the heart of the vineyards or/and Sabrage Experience of your bottle of Champagne during lunch)
- Tasting of 3 famous Champagne spirits:Ratafia, Fine & Marc
Champagne Tasting Class and Lunch near Epernay

Champagne Tasting Class and Lunch near Epernay

Be welcomed in Mareuil-sur-Ay at a typical Champagne House (Le Clos Corbier). After a Champagne quizz, train your nose to identify the different aromas and flavors that can be found in Champagne through an olfactory workshop. Get competitive as you get to identify blindly 3 different Champagnes from boutique wineries all while eating some local snacks.
Immerse yourself into the french lifestyle with a traditional lunch which consists in homemade regional specialties paired with a variety of Champagnes.
Entrance ticket to Pressoria in the heart of Champagne with Tasting

Entrance ticket to Pressoria in the heart of Champagne with Tasting

This immersive, fun and interactive experience is made for all audiences.
Neophytes and amateurs alike will discover or rediscover wine-making Champagne.
A visit 2.0. for young and old.

This sensory approach will awaken your 5 senses.
Champagne Self Guided E-Bike Tour to Hautvillers with Lunch and Tasting

Champagne Self Guided E-Bike Tour to Hautvillers with Lunch and Tasting

Meet us at 9:30 am, at Le Clos Corbier, our headquarter in Mareuil-sur-Ay, where your bike will be ready for you to ride and start your Champagne experience. Our team will welcome you and brief you about the e-bike and itinerary. We will also provide you with our roadbook full of our local team’s tips and anecdotes: Must-see historical places to visit, nice typical villages and great picture spots… you will have all the information to enjoy a unique French experience!
Your e-bike will allow you to explore some of Champagne’s most remote locations and breathtaking views on the UNESCO world’s heritage vines. You will then discover the village of Hautvillers, birthplace of Champagne.
Experience a cycle down the Marne canal to make your way back, and deserve your Champagne glass to have an introduction to Champagne tasting. Immerse yourself into the french lifestyle with a traditional lunch which consists in homemade regional specialties paired with a variety of Champagnes.
Private Oenotouristic Getaway in the famous vineyard of Aÿ-Champagne

Private Oenotouristic Getaway in the famous vineyard of Aÿ-Champagne

Do you know that my village of Aÿ (5 min. from Epernay and 35 min. from Reims) was the main center of the Champagne industry and still has a very special place ?
The kings of France had their own presses there from the 16th century and the wines of Champagne were formerly called " Wines of Aÿ ".

Its Grand Cru vineyard is one of the first planted in Champagne and its historic hillsides are classified as World Heritage by UNESCO.

I invite you to discover all this and much more in my company and in private during a getaway accessible to all !
You will taste the 3 famous spirits of Champagne : Ratafia, Fine of Marne and Marc of Champagne.
If you have children, they will taste organic grape juice and throughout this escapade, explanations and clues will be given to children allowing them to find the natural treasure of Champagne with a particular educational attention paid to the ecological dimension and respect for the environment.
Afternoon Champagne visit & tasting class near Epernay

Afternoon Champagne visit & tasting class near Epernay

Be welcomed at 4.15pm in Mareuil-sur-Ay at a typical Champagne House in the middle of Champagne vineyards (Le Clos Corbier). During the visit to the cellars dug in the 1850’s, you will start with the discovery of a traditional press and learn all about the secrets of the champagne making process.
Take a seat and enjoy your tasting class with a champagne quiz then train your nose to identify the different aromas and flavors that can be found in Champagne through an olfactory workshop. Get competitive as you blindly identify 3 different Champagnes from the family including one Grand Cru Vintage. You will enjoy some local sweet treats and finger food paired with your champagnes ! (It can be adapted to allergies or specific diets)
Your Champagne experience ends around 6pm.

Visits are available from Tuesday to Saturday at 4:15pm.

Unusual Sabrage Experience in Aÿ-Champagne

Unusual Sabrage Experience in Aÿ-Champagne

Highlight your stay in Champagne by sabering your bottle of Champagne from independent producer/grower in the village of Aÿ with your expert Isabelle !

Did you know that my village of Aÿ (only 5 min. from Epernay and 35 min. from Reims) was the main center of the Champagne industry and still has a very special place ?
The Kings of France had their own presses there in the 16th century and the wines of Champagne were formerly called " Wines of Aÿ ".

This unique Experience will take place in private.
EVJF/EVG en Champagne : Expérience Sabrage & Dégustations

EVJF/EVG en Champagne : Expérience Sabrage & Dégustations

You are looking to visit Champagne and live an unforgettable and romantic moment for two in private ! This tour is made for you !
Do you know that my village of Aÿ - which is only 5 minutes from Epernay and 35 minutes from Reims - was the main center of the Champagne industry and still has a very special place ? Wines of Champagne were formerly called " Wines of Aÿ . Its historic hillsides are classified as World Heritage by Unesco and the vineyard is classified at the highest in the appellation : Grand cru... it's where you will enjoy an unforgettable gourmet champagne picnic with my sabering experience ! Do you know who Dom Pérignon really is ? you will be surprised by the real story ... I will show you in the vineyards where all his experiments took place and where the first Champagne cellars he dug is located .... we will go then thank him in the church where he officiated and where he is now rest forever and I will offer you a candle that you will light in symbol of your love !
Champagne Cellar tour and tasting

Champagne Cellar tour and tasting

Enter a fascinating estate in the Champagne region. Meet the winemakers, learn their secrets and discover their vaults. Discover hundred-year-old cellars and to taste their elaborate vintages. Taste 3 fine champagnes and live a unique experience!
Guided tour of the Aÿ vineyard and Champagne tasting

Guided tour of the Aÿ vineyard and Champagne tasting

Together, we will leave for a period of 2 hours to discover the historic vineyard of Aÿ-Champagne, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will immerse yourself in my profession as a winegrower during a peaceful and romantic stroll. Then, I will make you discover my champagnes in the heart of the vines. It is therefore in the heart of nature and facing unforgettable landscapes, that the moment of a tasting time stops, giving way to the effervescence of Champagne emotions. Prepare to share my open-air bubble and remember to bring a cap, hat, scarf, jacket and good humor (depending on the weather conditions) on the day of our adventure.
Champagne Region Self Guided E-bike Tour to Hautvillers

Champagne Region Self Guided E-bike Tour to Hautvillers

Meet us at Le Clos Corbier our headquarter in Mareuil-sur-Ay, between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm, where your bike will be ready for you to ride and start you Champagne experience. Our team will welcome you and provide you with our A la Française roadbook full of our local team’s tips and anecdotes: Must-see historical places to visit, nice typical villages and great picture spots… you will have all the information’s to enjoy a unique French experience!

Your e-bike will allow you to explore some of Champagne’s most remote locations. Enjoy breathtaking views on the UNESCO world’s heritage vines of Champagn. You will then discover the village of Hautvillers, birthplace of Champagne. Continue your exploration of Hautvillers by visiting the church where the famous monk Dom Pérignon is buried. Experience a cycle down the Marne canal to make your way back to the Clos Corbier and deserve your Champagne glass commented by a local guide that will introduce you to Champagne tasting.
Love & Champagne in private from Epernay

Love & Champagne in private from Epernay

You are looking to visit Champagne and live an unforgettable and romantic moment for two in private? This tour is made for you!
Do you know that my village of Aÿ, which is only 5 min. from Epernay and 35 min. from Reims, was the main center of the Champagne industry and still has a very special place? Wines of Champagne were formerly called "Wines of Aÿ". Its historic hillsides are classified as World Heritage by UNESCO and the vineyard is classified at the highest in the Appellation:Grand cru. It's where you will enjoy an unforgettable gourmet Champagne picnic with my optional "Sabrage Experience". And do you know who Dom Pérignon really is? you will be surprised by the real story. I will show you in the vineyards where all his experiments took place and where the first Champagne cellars he dug is located and we will go then thank him in the church where he officiated during 40 years and where he is now rest. I will offer you here a candle that you will light in symbol of your love!