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Duration

5 Days 4 Nights

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

Unlimited

Languages

English, French

About this tour

đźš— Embark on a delightful tour through the vibrant streets of Reims, where you’ll explore renowned Champagne Houses, the stunning City Centre, and the awe-inspiring Cathedral. Marvel at historic landmarks like the Royal Square, majestic City Hall, and ancient Roman ruins, including the world’s widest standing Roman Arch. Don’t miss the UNESCO-listed Notre-Dame de Reims, a Gothic masterpiece steeped in royal history.

🏰 Journey onwards to Beaune, soaking in picturesque views along the scenic CĂ´te de Nuits, passing through charming villages like Nuits-Saint-Georges, Vosne-RomanĂ©e, and Vougeot. Experience the allure of Burgundy’s “Champs-ElysĂ©es” as you uncover its rich heritage. 🍇 Enjoy your final day at leisure before bidding farewell to your car, concluding a memorable exploration of France’s cultural and architectural wonders.

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For Enquiry of this Tour, please contact Direct Flights
Kindly send us your email to: bookings@directflights.com.au

Package expires at on 30th, September 2024

Highlights

  • 🥂 Explore renowned Champagne Houses in Reims
  • 🏰 Marvel at the majestic Notre-Dame de Reims Cathedral
  • 🏛️ Discover historic landmarks like the Royal Square and City Hall
  • 🏟️ Visit ancient Roman ruins and the world's widest standing Roman Arch
  • 🍇 Drive through picturesque villages along the CĂ´te de Nuits
  • 🌟 Experience the charm of Burgundy's "Champs-ElysĂ©es"
  • đźš— Enjoy leisure time before concluding your unforgettable journey

Included/Excluded

  • 2 nights in Reims at Hotel De La Paix - 4* or similar
  • 2 nights in Beaune at Hotel Henry II - 4* or similar
  • Car Hire Credit of $500 (5 Days rental)
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Small Group (max 8 pax) Tour Reims Cathedral, Veuve Clicquot, Tour & tasting at a family domain
  • Entry tickets and tastings at Veuve Clicquot and at a family estate
  • Small group Day Tour (max 8 pax)Grands Crus route, tasting 10 wines in family domains, expert wine g
  • Wine tasting at a local domain in Nuits Saint Georges
  • International airfares and taxes
  • Domestic airfares and taxes, unless otherwise specified in our holiday package
  • Visa expenses, processing and issuance fees
  • Meals other than as specified in our holiday package
  • Travel Insurance or expenses of a personal nature (mini-bar, phone call, laundry, etc.),
  • Tips or gratuities to guides, drivers, porters, hotel, restaurant or boat staff, etc.
  • Or any other travel expense that has not been included in our holiday package

Itinerary

Pick up your car at the depot in Reims and drive to you hotel. We suggest you stroll through the storied streets of Reims: many sites, monuments and museums evidence the rich history here, from the Gallo-Roman to modern times, including the fabulous Art Deco period. Overnight stay in Reims at the Hotel de la Paix. Parking is available upon request.

After breakfast, pick-up is at 9:20AM outside the forecourt of the Reims Train Station, facing the park. Your Guide will have the Gray Mercedes minivan parked in front of the Tourist Office. Sightseeing in the City Centre Begin your day by exploring the vibrant City Centre of Reims, a place brimming with charm, layers of unique history, and regional culinary delights. *** Guided Tour and Tasting at Veuve Clicquot Embark on a journey through time with a guided tour and tasting at the world-famous Grande Maison de Champagne Veuve Clicquot. Founded in 1772, this house gained renown through the visionary Madam Barbe Nicole Clicquot Ponsardin. Dive into the heart of the house, exploring its heritage, savoir-faire, and unique chalk cellars while savoring four glasses of Champagne. Note that if unforeseen circumstances affect Veuve Clicquot, an alternative visit may take place at the House of Mumm or Veuve Clicquot. Guided Tour of the Cathedral of Reims Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the 13th-century Notre-Dame de Reims Cathedral. Marvel at its Gothic architecture, hypnotic stained glass windows, and rich statuary. Learn about its historical significance, where King Clovis was baptized, giving birth to the Kingdom of the Franks. Lunch at Leisure in Reims Take a break for lunch at your leisure in the charming city of Reims. Reims Mountain Grand Cru Vineyards Continue on a scenic drive through the Grand Cru vineyards on the Mountain of Reims. Traverse the Scenic Route of Champagne, winding between fields of barley, vineyards, and picturesque villages like Verzy, Verzenay, and Mailly. Explore the realm of the Pinot Noir varietal and experience the unique "terroir" that gives Champagne its power and character. Champagne Tasting & Cellar Tours at a Champagne Grower's Family Domain Visit a beautiful Champagne Grower's Family Estate nestled in the heart of Champagne’s Vineyards. Witness the dedication of over 4000 family winemakers preserving the tradition from generation to generation. Conclude your afternoon with another tasting of different Champagne wines. The tour concludes at 5:30 PM at the Reims Centre Train Station forecourt. Overnight stay in Reims at the Hotel De La Paix or similar. Parking is available upon request. *** If an unforeseen circumstance arises affecting Veuve Clicquot tour, it may be replaced by one at the House of Mumm, Pommery or Taittinger.

Breakfast, Lunch

After breakfast, the day is at leisure to enjoy. Overnight stay in Beaune at the Hotel Henri II or similar. Parking available upon request.

Breakfast

Pick up is at 9:30 AM at the Beaune Tourist Office. Commence your day at the Beaune Tourist Office, embarking on a journey into Burgundy's wine heritage. Tour and Tasting in a Local Domain in Beaune Explore a charming estate in the heart of Beaune. The owner guides you through tastings of exquisite white wines like Saint-Aubin, Meursault 1er cru "les Charmes," and the renowned Grand cru Corton–Charlemagne. Lunch at Leisure (Not included) Route des Grands Crus Embark on the scenic Grands Crus road, with a stop at the prestigious Romanée-Conti. Marvel at the 1.8-hectare plot, producing the world's most expensive wine. Journey through Côte de Nuits villages—Nuits-Saint-Georges, Vosne-Romanée, and Vougeot—revealing the essence of Burgundy's "Champs-Elysées." Château du Clos de Vougeot Visit the historic Château du Clos de Vougeot, founded in 1098. Its vineyard, over 50 hectares, produces some of Burgundy's most famous Grands crus. Delve into the castle's significance, hosting dinners for the Brotherhood of the Knights of Tastevin. Tour and Tasting in a Local Domain around Nuits-Saint-Georges Discover a new estate in the heart of Nuits-Saint-Georges. Gain insights into winemaking techniques that contribute to the exceptional quality of the wines. 5:45 PM - Drop-off Conclude your wine odyssey with a drop-off at the Beaune Tourist Office, around 5:45 PM. Overnight stay in Beaune at the Hotel Henri II or similar. Parking available upon request. * Providers are subject to change according to their availability upon reservation. Should this occur you'll be offered an alternative of parallel quality.

Breakfast
 

After breakfast, check out and drive towards Dijon to drop off the car.

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Durations

5 Days 4 Nights

Languages

English
French

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Hotel De La Paix

Reims Right in the heart of Reims, magical capital of the Champagne region, you’ll find the Best Western Hôtel de la Paix. This island of calm is located just a stone’s throw from the shops and the Cathedral. Between old stones & and new design, the Best Western Hotel de la Paix welcomes you with 169 fully equipped and air-conditioned modern bedrooms full of charm.

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  • 01 Apr 24 - 31 Oct 24

  • AUD$2553 Per Person

  • FLEXI CAR HIRE CREDIT: This self-drive package includes a $500 ($100/day) Flexi Car Hire Credit. This provides the flexibility of selecting a vehicle based on your own preferences and requirements. As each location has vehicle limitations, please speak to our team for options. 

  • Order of Tours can be modified depending on days of travel. If an unforeseen circumstance arises affecting Veuve Clicquot tour, it may be replaced by one at the House of Mumm, Pommery or Taittinger.
  • Adult tour only, no children accepted under the age of 18
  • We work with a selection of hotels in each location. All bookings are subject to availability, which means our team will confirm your specific hotels upon confirmation and payment of deposit. The package price is based on 4-star accommodation.
  • Blackout dates may apply during festive season.

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Reims, France
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