A weekend away in the Champagne area: a private tour just 2 hours from Paris

Specializing in wine tourism, Sparkling Tour offers a weekend option: a private visit of the Champagne area, just 2 hours from Paris. We can design a tailor-made program in keeping with your expectations and interests. Discovering Reims and Epernay, visiting great champagne houses, tasting independent wine growers’ vintages: anything is possible.

Are you interested in a magical weekend away, just 2 hours travel from Paris? Contact us without further delay!

Why visit the Champagne area?

If you’re wanting a weekend-end away from Paris without long travel times, several options are available. Indeed, thanks to the high-speed train (TGV), you can reach many French cities such as Reims, Strasbourg, Bordeaux, and Deauville in a short time.

However, the Champagne area distinguishes itself by its uniqueness: steeped in history and culture, it also offers breathtaking landscapes.

The Champagne area is a destination of choice for wine tourism lovers. If this describes you, don’t delay: come and visit great champagne houses, discover independent winegrowers and enjoy delicious tastings. This is the key to discovering the secrets of champagne production.

Are you looking to go away for the weekend only a couple of hours away from Paris? Come discover the treasures of the Champagne area!

Embark on a private tour in the Champagne area

Sparkling Tour offers a private and customized tour for your weekend 2 hours away from Paris. If you wish, a private driver can pick you up in Paris and drive you to the Champagne area before your planned program begins.

A tailor-made program

Do you already have an itinerary in mind for your weekend 2 hours away from Paris? In that case, we’re more than happy to adapt to it: we will drive you to the places you have selected while offering invaluable explanations about the area, the monuments, and much more.

If, instead, you don’t yet have an itinerary in mind for your weekend away from Paris… no problem! Our team will be happy to advise you. Together, we will plan your weekend according to your preferences and interests.

Pick up from Paris or Reims

As mentionned, Sparkling Tour can pick you up in Paris as part of your package tour to Reims.  However, if you prefer, we can meet you in Reims instead – at your hotel, or at the train station.

Several options are available to you to come to Reims: driving a car will take you about 2 hours.

Otherwise, you can come to the Champagne area onboard the high-speed train (TGV). In this case, the journey will last 45 minutes, taking a direct train departing from Paris Est station. Taking the bus is the last option; we recommend Flixbus and Ouibus companies.

Visits in the greatest comfort

For your weekend away from Paris, Sparkling Tour will provide a minivan for you use, capable of accommodating up to 8 passengers. We will drive you to the desired places in the greatest comfort onboard our vehicle.

As they are familiar with the area, your driver will also act as a guide and provide a wealth of related explanations. You can be sure of a great atmosphere throughout the trip.

A weekend away in the Champagne area: a private tour just 2 hours from Paris

A weekend 2 hours away from Paris: where to sleep in the Champagne area

If you plan to spend 2 days in the Champagne area, you will want accommodation for the night. A wide range of hotel offerings is available in Reims, Epernay and other cities in the area.

You can also rent a studio or an apartment for the night. If you are interested in this alternative, we recommend you book via 1Stays or Bubble 8.

What to see in the Champagne area

Want some ideas for your weekend 2 hours away from Paris? The Champagne area offers many attractions.

You can visit Reims and its beautiful city center with the Drouet-d’Erlon square, the cathedral and the Palais du Tau. The city is home to many other museums, which may be of interest to you, for example: the automobile museum, the fine arts museum and the planetarium.

Checking out Epernay and walking along its famous Champagne Avenue are undoubtedly must-see activities. Of course, we suggest that you visit at least one great champagne house to discover the secrets of champagne making but also to proceed to champagne tastings in France. Another original idea: visiting at least one independent winegrower. You’ll be able to discover their cellar, and taste less known – but no less tasty – champagnes.

Do not hesitate to consult our team if you are in need of other ideas for your weekend 2 hours away from Paris. We will be delighted to design the program of your private visit in the Champagne area with you.