EVENT EXPERIENCES


Aperitif experiences

Spring/Summer 2018


Every day from 6pm to 7.30 pm

 

- Incomparable moment of discovery in the hillsides of Aÿ classified UNESCO World Heritage

- Unforgettable gourmet aperitif among the vines with a bottle of champagne of your choice (winemaker or prestigious champagne house of Aÿ) for two people

 

Price : From €60 per person More information

Up to 3 people in E-Mehari 100% electric car

 


> Possible pick up and drop off from the place of your convenience (from hotels, bed & breakfasts, champagne houses, museums, restaurants, tourist offices) or at a meeting point in Aÿ train station car park. 


Harvest experiences

September 2018


Harvest time in Champagne : in an convivial and authentic atmoshpere, live the harvest in private in the exceptional Aÿ-Champagne vineyard 100% Grand Cru listed UNESCO World Heritage Site.

 

High demand : advanced reservation recommanded !


- Exclusive experience in half a day -

(10am - 12.30pm or 2pm - 4.30pm)*

 

- Harvest discovery and grapes picking immersion in the heart of the vineyard

- Discovery of an Aÿ vineyard, terroir 100% Grand Cru classified UNESCO World Heritage

- At the winegrower : visit the press, champagne-making process, 2 champagne tastings with specialtie "pink biscuits de Reims".

 

Price half-a-day : €80 per person

Up to 3 people in E-Mehari 100% electric

- Extra during the day -

(10am - 4.30pm)*

 

- Winemaker's lunch "Casse-croûte" with a bottle of champagne for 2 persons

- Discovery tour of the historic village of Aÿ and all its treasures

- Private tour of the abbey Church Dom Pérignon Hautvillers

 

 

 

Price full day : €220 per person

Up to 3 person in E-Mehari 100% electric

From 4 to 8 people in vehicle adapted for group


> Possible pick up and drop off from the place of your convenience (from hotels, bed & breakfasts, champagne houses, museums, restaurants, tourist offices) or at a meeting point in Aÿ train station car park. 

* Timetable of tours corresponds to the arrival and departure of the trains Paris/Épernay


Tasting experiences

All the year


Aÿ-Champagne experience invites you to participate in tasting workshops, convivial moments of exchange, discoveries and pleasures shared at the School of Champagne Wines in Aÿ-Champagne.

Book 24h before !


Program :

> Private discovery guided tour of the historic village of Aÿ and its vineyard listed UNESCO World Heritage site (1h30)

> Tasting experiences at the School of Champagne Wines in Aÿ (2h)

Discover Champagnes Wines : "The 3 varieties" or "The 3 grape varieties ant the blend" :

- Presentation of the Champagne region and its unique characteristics (climate, subsoil, different grape varieties...), and the different actors that produce grapes and wines in Champagne

- Commented tasting of 3 or 4 champagnes : a Pinot Noir, a Pinot Meunier and a Chardonnay in order to understand their specificities and realize the potential of wines varieties that our appellation can offer, as well as a blending champagne to understand specificities of the mono-grape varieties

Duration : 3h

Price : Contact us


Oenotouristic escapes

Coming soon


Aÿ-Champagne experience invites you to participate in its oenotouristic escapes in the heart of a 100% Grand Cru Aÿ-Champagne vineyard with hillsides listed UNESCO World Heritage. Unique in Champagne, guided walks are accessible to all, are held in the company of an Aÿ winegrower in both French and English.

Reservation recommanded !


Program :

> Walking tour of the Aÿ-Champagne vineyard with a tour guide and a winemaker

- Aÿ-Champagne historic village history

- Aÿ terroir 100% Grand Cru

- UNESCO World Heritage Hillsides

- Explanation and demonstration of the work of the vines

- Champagne-making process

> Tasting, accompanied by the winegrower in the village of Aÿ

-  Flute of Champagne

- Sweet and savoury treats from "La Biscuiterie Fossier de Reims"

Duration : 2h

Price : €30 all inclusive per person / €100 all inclusive for 4 persons

Minimum departure 4 persons