THE « D » DAY at Reims, Champagne
Our France Montgolfières teams will meet you at the aerodrome of Reims Prunay, La Chalonne, in Prunay (51360).
Course of the experience :
- Meet for sunrise or sunset.
- You are transported to the flight site.
- You attend the installation of the hot air balloon and the pilot informs you of the safety instructions to be observed.
- You leave for an hour flight.
- On landing, you will enjoy the Toast des Aérostiers and the graduation ceremony from your pilot.
- After the envelope has been re-folded, we will take you back to the original meeting place. the original meeting place.
The experience lasts between 3 hours and 3 hours and a half.
Flights are scheduled daily, in the morning at sunrise and at the end of the day 2 hours before sunset, from April to the end of October.
Accomodation near Reims, Champagne
La Pause Champenoise in Champfleury
A Marne guest house: La Pause Champenoise, in Champfleury
Germain MAHAUT welcomes us to the heart of La Pause Champenoise. The porte-cochere opens onto a pretty guest house with modern comfort that has kept all its soul. A haven of peace a few kilometers from Reims.
Le Clos des Roys in Reims
Marie Anne and Gérard welcome you to Clos des Roys, our charming guest house located in the heart of the historic district of Reims, 30 meters from the forecourt of Notre Dame Cathedral. It is from this former fabric trading house, which has existed since 1927 in its current state since it was almost completely destroyed in 1917, that you can stroll through the many shopping streets of the city center or visit the main museums located nearby. We will be at your disposal to help you organize your stay in the city of coronations and its Champagne region.
Golden Tulip in Reims
Discover the Hotel Golden Tulip Reims, with its spacious rooms offering a panoramic view of the Champagne vineyards. It combines an ideal location in the heart of Bezannes, close to the Champagne-Ardenne TGV station with top-of-the-range leisure facilities such as a swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, fitness room and billiards.
Tourism Office of Reims, Champagne
Tourism Office of Reims
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Tourism Office of Epernay
Leisure Activities around Reims, Champagne
Vineyards and Discoveries
If Champagne is unique and its precious beverage inimitable, known all over the world… the variety of soils, climates and winegrowers’ practices offer you a mosaic of terroirs which are reflected in each of the champagnes produced.
Since 2013, 8 territories labeled “Vignobles et Découvertes”® welcome you for an authentic experience to discover the many facets of this precious nectar!
Champagne tastings and cellar visits
Meet the winegrowers and their estates in all the wine regions of France. Each winemaker offers different wine tourism activities: walks in the vineyards, tastings of cuvées and visits to the wine cellar…
The Wet Garden in Chouilly
3.5 ha of flood-prone area laid out along the Tarnauds river as an interpretive trail. Browse the 100 m belvedere dotted with explanatory panels, to discover the fauna and flora of this Wet Garden. Ideal for children and parents, you can walk there and take your picnic.
Regional Natural Park of the Montagne de Reims
Located between Reims and Épernay, the Regional Natural Park of the Montagne de Reims covers 50,000 hectares. Throughout the visit, walkers discover forests, vineyards – those of the prestigious Montagne de Reims vineyards – and pretty villages.
The highest point in the park is in the forest of Verzy, 288 meters above sea level. It is in this same forest that the Faux de Verzy stand, these protected trees with particularly strange shapes.
Notre Dame of Reims Cathedral and the Palace of Tau
Notre-Dame de Reims is one of the major achievements of Gothic art in Europe. Inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, this 13th century cathedral has features that make it unique, in particular by its unity of style, its luminosity and its statuary.
Der Lake in Champagne
The Der Lake: an inland sea in Champagne
One of the largest bodies of water in Europe: a real sea in Champagne, the Der Lake is a work designed by the hands of man in 1974 to regulate the waters of the Marne which feed the Seine.
Placed in a green setting, the Lac du Der has become, over the years, the major regional center of blue and green tourism, and offers many activities over the seasons. All water sports and leisure activities can be practiced at Lac du Der: sailing (cruisers, boards, dinghies), water skiing, tourist boat trips, rowing, canoeing, pedal boats, underwater diving… as well as for fishing (carp and predators).
Official portal of Reims museums: Fine Arts museum, Saint-Rémi museum, Surrender museum, Fort de la Pompelle, Le Vergeur museum, Foujita Chapel…