A Champagne day experience!

Discover Champagne on a Barge

Only 100km from Paris, the Champagne region offers many possibilities to enjoy a great day.

Slowly sail on the Marne river amidst the vineyards and small villages. Enjoy a glass of sparkling champagne and a delicious lunch on deck.

In the afternoon, go tasting the bubbly delights of some small champagne growers.

Champagnebarge cruise

Video © @ParisWineGirl

A special day in the Marne valley

Champagne discovery day.

  • Morning: pick up at Château-Thierry train station (9:20 or 11:30)
  • Welcome on board barge Johanna with bubbles and appetizers.
  • Tasting Cruise on the Marne. 2 h. relaxed sailing with view on the vineyards and medieval churches. Light lunch on deck with paired drinks.
  • Afternoon minivan excursion to 2 wine producers. Small wine making museum, visit of champagne production area with explanation. Chocolate and champagne pairing. Discovering 6 completely different champagnes.
  • Back to Château-Thierry train station for a sad farewell.
Champagne tasting at Dom Caudron on a champagnebarge visit

Price List

 Persons Price per person
  1-2 Persons  € 350
  3 persons  € 280
  4 persons  € 240
  5 persons  € 210
  6 persons  € 180

Tailor made tours...

If you have any special request, feel free to contact us. We’ll be happy to help you.


  • Full day of cruising with all tastings on board.
  • Champagne pairing dinner on board.
  • Additional night in B&B on board.
  • More in depth information on champagne by an oenologist.
  • Visit of a specific winehouse of your choice along our route.
  • Etc…