Day 1 WELCOME TO CHAMPAGNE depart for France on a private coach via eurotunnel or ferry (depending on availability) to the champagne region. upon arrival in reims, check into a four-star hotel located in the centre of the city for the next two nights.
EXCLUSIVE LIVINGETC EXPERIENCE in the evening, enjoy a magical champagne dinner held in the vaulted crypt of the spectacular medieval Palais du Tau, which once held coronation banquets for the kings of France and is now officially classified as a unesco World heritage site.
Day 2 PRIVATE PARTY at TAITTINGER in the morning, after a champagne breakfast (of course!), take part in a tutored tasting by one of arblaster & clarke’s experts of the best champagnes and wines of the champagne region. There will be some free time over lunch to explore the historic city of reims and visit its stunning cathedral, or simply take the chance to relax before the next tasting.
EXPERIENCE in the afternoon, the famous champagne house Taittinger will be hosting a private party at its incredible demeure des comtes de champagne headquarters in reims. here, sip on some of Taittinger’s finest vintages while eating delicious canapés and then take a tour of the company’s iconic chalk cellars, parts of which occupy 4th-century roman stone quarries and others that were excavated by 13th-century benedictine monks.
Day 3 SPECIAL VINEYARD TOUR AND GOURMET FAREWELL LUNCH another champagne breakfast rings in the final day of the trip.
EXPERIENCE enjoy a fascinating behindthe-scenes visit to one of the region’s most famous vineyards, which supplies the top champagne houses, and find out how they produce the grapes that are used in the unique Méthode Champenoise. Finally, as a farewell celebration, sit down to a gourmet lunch in the champagne vilmart château to toast the end of the journey and the new friends made along the way. From here, travel back to the uk by private coach via eurotunnel or ferry (depending on availability).