BUBBLING OVER WITH LOVE Champagne, a Party in a Glass CHAMPAGNE, THE BEST KIND OF WINE Read more © CRTCA Route Touristique du Champagne, the Trip of a Lifetime! Just 150 kilometers east of Paris, across a lightly sloping landscape, Champagne awaits with a sparkle. The region gave its name to an exceptional subcategory of wine, the main export of Epernay and Reims. Read more © Canon The Vineyards of Champagne The beauty of the hills, the hospitality of wine growers and the champagne tastings they offer will let you into their secrets. Read more © CRTCA Visit Epernay and its Vineyards, the Cradle of Champagne Located in the heart of Champagne, only an hour and a half from Paris, Epernay is just waiting to be discovered. TOP CHAMPAGNE HOUSES Read more © Carmen Moya/ Reims Tourisme Visit the Taittinger Champagne House, a Real-Life Treasure Cave It was in the financial world - more especially, the business of wine-growing - that the famous Taittinger family was notoriously successful, creating their Maison de Champagne Taittinger. Read more © Champagne G.H. Mumm The Maison de Champagne G.H.Mumm, Est. 1827 At the heart of French Champagne since 1827, but the history of the Maison GH Mumm goes back much further - the Mumm family's noble lineage goes back to the twelfth century! Read more © Stéphane Compoint Visit the Domaine Champagne Mercier in Epernay In 1858, Eugène Mercier took up the incredible challenge to make champagne – the wine of the elite at the time – accessible to everyone without ever compromising on quality. Read more © BILLECART-SALMON Raise Your Glass to the Maison Billecart-Salmon in Champagne The Billecart-Salmon House is unique in its genre, guided by nearly two centuries of relentless passion. Read more © F. Marchandise Visit the Maison Mumm in Champagne Visiting The Maison Mumm means treading in the footsteps of those who breathe daily life into it, discovering the production secrets of this “wine of kings”, exploring the cellar while savouring remarkable champagnes - starting with the famous Cordon Rouge. THE ROYAL HISTORY OF CHAMPAGNE Read more © Reims Tourisme / Carmen Moya Visit Reims, the Champagne and Coronation City Stroll along its streets and discover a rich heritage: Notre-Dame Cathedral, Palais du Tau, Saint-Remi Basilica and Abbey Museum, all of them Unesco World Heritage Sites, and then succumb to the pleasures of champagne! Read more © Atout France/Phovoir Visit the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Reims This Gothic marvel of architecture belongs to the monuments listed by UNESCO as a world heritage site. Read more © Centre des Monuments Nationaux - Ph. Berthé The Palais du Tau in Reims, the Palace of Kings Thousand-year-old memories of royal coronations are omnipresent in this ancient bishops' palace in Reims, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Read more © Office de Tourisme de Châlons Visit Châlons-en-Champagne Capital of the Marne department and the Champagne-Ardenne region in northeast France, Châlons-en-Champagne is a veritable City of Art and History. EVENTS IN CHAMPAGNE Read more © Jacques DRIOL Champagne: Fêtes Johanniques in Reims Honoring Joan of Arc From May 13, 2017 to May 14, 2017 Each year, the Fêtes Johanniques in Reims celebrate the coronation of King Charles VII. Over these two exciting days, the city offers a true journey to the past. Read more © CCB-Coll.CDT Marne Discover Reims and Champagne to the rhythm of jazz! From October 13, 2017 to October 29, 2017 Discover several concerts with both jazz-stars and young upcoming musicians - both French and from abroad - playing in magnificient surroundings. Read more © ASO Tour de France 2017 - Crossing Five Mountain Ranges From July 01, 2017 to July 23, 2017 For the first time since 1992, participants will cross France's five major mountain ranges - the Vosges, the Jura, the Pyrénées, Massif Central, and the Alps - during Tour de France 2017. CHAMPAGNE PARTNERS Read more © Maison Fossier Maison Fossier Recipe: Charlotte aux Fraises aux Biscuits Roses de Reims Discover the recipe for the Maison Fossier's Charlotte aux Fraises aux Biscuits Roses de Reims! Read more © BILLECART-SALMON Raise Your Glass to the Maison Billecart-Salmon in Champagne The Billecart-Salmon House is unique in its genre, guided by nearly two centuries of relentless passion. Read more © F. Marchandise Visit the Maison Mumm in Champagne Visiting The Maison Mumm means treading in the footsteps of those who breathe daily life into it, discovering the production secrets of this “wine of kings”, exploring the cellar while savouring remarkable champagnes - starting with the famous Cordon Rouge. Read more © Clement Richez Visit Champagne in 2017 Come discover one of France's most beautiful regions, full of culture, heritage, gastronomy, and of course, lots of Champagne! Either through the landscapes and vineyards or through its three top cities of Troyes, Reims, and Epernay, Champagne is waiting for you in 2017. Read more © Clément Richez Top 4 Reasons to Choose Reims Welcome to Reims, the Champagne and Coronation City! Read more © CRTCA Visit Epernay and its Vineyards, the Cradle of Champagne Located in the heart of Champagne, only an hour and a half from Paris, Epernay is just waiting to be discovered.