#EVENTS

The rendez-vous en Champagne

of the Tourist Office

Each year, the Tourist Office selects ephemeral appointments to allow you to discover the heritage of Champagne. Exceptional offers, unexpected visits, … Especially for you, our partners open their doors and offer new encounters.

 

EXCEPTIONAL TOURS

FROM JUNE TO AUGUST

 


VISIT OF THE DISTILLERIE GOYARD IN AY-CHAMPAGNE

Friday 24th of june at 10.30am and saturday 2nd of july at 10.30am and 2.30pm

The Goyard Distillery opens its doors to you to visit the distillation workshop, its biomass boiler and its cellars in Aÿ-Champagne followed by a tasting of ratafia and marc de champagne.

TARES : 10€/adult – Children from 14 : free

Duration : 1h30

FULL

 


 

VISIT OF THE HONEY HATIER & FILS IN HAUTVILLERS
Saturday 9th of July at 9.30am and 2.30pm

Dressing and visit of the apiary in Hautvillers, presentation of bees and beekeeping, honey extraction, potting and tasting. You will be equipped with suitable overalls and boots when visiting the apiary.

RATES : 20 €/ adult – 10€/child (from 4 to 12)

Duration : 2h30

Booking : click here

 


 

THE HIDDEN SIDE OF PRESSORIA IN AY-CHAMPAGNE

Saturday 16th of July from 9.30am to 5.30pm

As a couple, with friends, family, group, come and experience a sensory journey in the heart of Champagne. Pressoria opens its doors to you for an exceptional enigma-rally, with the key to winning a diploma. Come unravel the mysteries of Pressoria through numerous puzzles, accessible for adults and accompanied children.

RATES : 16 €/adult – 8.50€/child from 6.

Duration : 1h30 at 2h00.

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ESCAPE GAME NATURE WITH EDENYA SPORT
Saturday 23th of July at 9.30am, 11am, 2pm and 3.30pm

After a journey through time that takes you back to just before the explosion of global warming that destroyed the local flora and fauna, you set off aboard 100% electric all-terrain machines, the e-Trott, to explore the environment to find a key that will allow you to recover one of the elements produced for years in Champagne, bring it back to your time to reproduce and consume it.

RATES : 39€ in Trott- 29€ with personal bike- 25€ by foot

Duration : 1h00.

Booking : click here

 

 

UNMISSABLE EVENTS

 

SATURDAY’S APÉRITIFS CHAMPENOIS

From May to October – Every Saturday at 6pm in differents villages

Do you want to extend your day and have a good time as a couple, with family or friends?
The Champagne aperitif on Saturday is the unmissable event of this season. This gourmet and convivial break takes place with different winegrowers each week. With the promise of a real encounter, this moment of pleasure will allow you or your hosts to discuss with the winemaker, to taste 3 of his cuvées and 3 local products. By reservation.

RATES : 16€ /adult – 10€ / adult without alcohol – 7€ / child from 3 to 7.

Booking : click here

 


OPEN CELLARS DURING THE WEEK-END

From April to October – Week-ends and vacant days in differents villags

Our calendar of cellars open at the weekend invites you to meet a winegrower. From the family estate to the champagne houses, each producer will have the pleasure of sharing his story with you, evoking his terroir, and guiding you through his cellars, his vineyard and his press. During the tasting, you will be given valuable advice to find your favorite cuvée.

Available on request from the Hautvillers Intercommunal Tourist Office or the website.

See the program

 

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GUIDED TOUR OF HAUTVILLERS – VILLAGE OF DOM PÉRIGNON

 

Come and discover Hautvillers, the Cradle of Champagne, which owes much of its notoriety to the monk Dom Pérignon, spiritual father of Champagne.

This typical Champagne village remembers precious moments of history that the guides of the Tourist Office and the Ambassador guides of Hautvillers will make you relive with passion: the foundation of the abbey, the legend of Dom Pérignon, the tradition wrought iron signs, the listing of its hillsides as a UNESCO World Heritage Site…

Do not hesitate any longer, come and stroll through the alleys of Hautvillers accompanied by a guide!

Duration : 1h15

 

RATES :

Pirvate tour from 1 to 5 persons : 40€

Individual rate – From 6 persons : 7€ per person (free for children less than 16)

Group from 17 to 25 persons during the week : 115€

Group from 17 to 25 persons on sundays and vacant days : 150€

 

JULY & AUGUST

Guided tour with no minimum number of participants in french on tuesday morning at 10am : 7€/pers.

Guided tour with no minimum number of participants in french on thursday morning at 10am : 7€/pers.

Booking : click here

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

GUIDED TOUR OF AY-CHAMPAGNE

The small town of Aÿ-Champagne is located in the heart of the Champagne vineyards, whose historic hillsides are listed as World Heritage by UNESCO.

This town has a natural heritage, its vineyard, but also cultural and industrial; a Gothic church, large mansions, champagne houses (Ayala, Bollinger, Deutz …), many winegrowers, Champagne architecture, alleys where it is good stroll…

Aÿ is also the birthplace of a master glassmaker, jeweler and jeweler: René Lalique.

The Tourist Office invites you to discover this somewhat secret city, whose wine was highly appreciated by King Henry IV.

Duration : 1h15

 

RATES :

Pirvate tour from 1 to 5 persons : 40€

Individual rate – From 6 persons : 7€ per person (free for children less than 16)

Group from 17 to 25 persons during the week : 115€

Group from 17 to 25 persons on sundays and vacant days : 150€

 

JUILLET & AOÛT 

Guided tour with no minimum number of participants in french or in english on Friday morning at 10am : 7€/pers.

Booking : click here

 


 

GOURMET TOUR IN THE HEART OF THE CHAMPAGNE

Discover Aÿ-Champagne, birthplace of René Lalique, making gourmet stops at a winegrower’s or in shops to taste regional products (champagne, pink biscuits, ratafia, etc.)

A great opportunity to talk with a producer, a craftsman. A guide from the Tourist Office will take you for a stroll through the vineyards and streets of this wine-growing town where famous Champagne houses such as Bollinger, Deutz, etc. are located.

An exciting guided tour that combines history and gastronomy.

Duration : 2h00 – From 4 persons and until 10 persons.

RATES : 20€ /adult – 7€/ child less than 16

Booking : click here

 


BICYCLES TOUR IN CHAMPAGNE

Accompanied by a guide, set off to discover the Champagne vineyards, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the beautiful village of Hautvillers, the cradle of Champagne, which owes its notoriety to Dom Pérignon.

THE ESSENTIEL TOUR

>6 km electric bike ride in the Champagne vineyards.
>Commented tour of the village of Hautvillers, birthplace of Champagne.
> Tasting of a flute of champagne.
> Accompanying guide who will tell you about champagne and Champagne.

38€/pers.

Duration : 2h15

Booking : click here

 

THE IMMERSIVE TOUR

> 20 km electric bike ride in the Champagne vineyards and along the Marne Valley cycle route
> Guided tour of the village of Hautvillers, birthplace of Champagne.
> Visit of a cellar followed by a commented tasting of 2 champagne flutes.
> Accompanying guide who will tell you about champagne and Champagne.

62€/pers.

Duration : 3h45

Booking : click here