Cognac vineyards and distilleries half-day private tour from Charente
Excursions & day trips

Cognac vineyards and distilleries half-day private tour from Charente

Free cancellation
Language: English , French
Availability: Every day except Friday and Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours
Do this because
  • Enjoy a private visit to a cognac craft distillery
  • Sample craft cognacs and learn how to taste them
  • Get the best view over the vineyards
What to expect

Explore the famous vineyard of Cognac and its best area named Grande Champagne with an English speaking local guide. During your half-day experience, you'll visit distilleries and other craft workshops where the best Cognacs are produced. Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere that prevails in the wine estates and take in the best panoramic views over the vineyards.

Your experience will begin with a visit to a craft cooperage (barrel factory) and continue with a tour of the vineyard including stops to present the local history, the architecture and the vine-growing process. Then, visit a craft distillery and its estate and indulge in the tasting of several Cognacs.

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What's included
  • Guided visit to a traditional barrel factory (working weekdays only)
  • Visit to a family wine estate producing Cognacs and pineau des Charentes
  • Tastings of the estate products
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking and Cognac expert local guide
What's not included
  • Personal purchases and souvenirs
  • Lunch or dinner
Where

16 Rue du 14 Juillet, 16100 Cognac, France

What to remember
  • The minimum drinking age for alcoholic drinks is 18
  • Please note that the barrel factory is open from Monday to Friday noontime. When it is closed, its visit is replaced by a stop at a craft distillery with a very different philosophy of Cognac making from the first distillery visited. This second visit also includes a tasting of the products
  • Drink in moderation. Excessive alcohol consumption can lead to serious health problems
  • Dress code is casual and comfortable
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When

Every day except Friday and Sunday at 2.30pm

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Provider
Cognac Tasting Tour
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 10 days before the activity begins.

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