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Event dates: coming soon
True Champagne bubbly in the time leading up to Christmas and New Year, following the trail of the Benedictine monk Dom Pérignon in and around Reims and Épernay - a stylish climax to the year's oeno-gastronomic odyssey!
Thursday: Departure by coach from Prague at 21:00.
Friday: Arrive in Reims. Visit winery (Ruinart, Taittinger, Bruno Paillard...)
Free time for lunch or individual exploration of Reims and the cathedral. Transfer to Verzelay, visit a family champagne house (Dusset). Return to Reims with accommodation in the centre of town. Free evening.
Saturday: After breakfast transfer to the Côte de Blancs and return later via the Montagne de Reims. Visit 4 producers (St. Gall, Chauvet, Brugnon, Roger Brun, Petit Lebrun) with buffet lunch at one. Gastronomical dinner with matching different Champagnes to be taken at a renowned winery (Vilmart, Ployez).
Sunday: After breakfast check-out and transfer to Hautvillers. Visit a winery (Gobillard). Transfer to Épernay, where there will be free time for lunch or individual exploration of the town with the most expensive street in the world - Avenue de Champagne. Possibility to visit another Champagne house according to individual choice, e.g. Mercier, Moët et Chandon, De Castellane... Transfer to Reims and visit a famous Champagne house Pommery. Departure from Reims late afternoon/early evening.
Monday: Arrive in Prague in the early-morning hours.
Single room supplement, additional meals, beverages, entrance tickets and medical travel insurance are not included.
Programme subject to change.
Maximum number of participants is limited to 35.