Alumni

Champagne Region VIP Tour

Champagne Penet-Chardonnet Verzy

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of France

August 30, 2008: 10:00 AM - August 31, 2008: 6:00 PM

• Visit the following wineries: – Mumm – Veuve Cliquot – Pommery – Penet-Chardonnet Grand Cru • Visit the Reims cathedral, one of the world’s largest • Visit the Verzenay vine museum •…and more

Where

Various
Champagne–Ardenne region
Reims/Verzy, France

Driving Directions:
Transportation: Reserve your flight to a Paris airport (CDG or ORY), and/or your train to Paris then Reims Gare (your final destination): SNCF website - if you are in France TGV website - if you come from other European countries If you choose to drive, Reims is approximately 1.5 hours northeast of Paris on the A4 and only a few hours drive from southeast England.

Event Details

For more details, see the Program Brochure

Cost

For a price breakdown, please contact Alexandre Penet, EXP-14 The price includes: -a fine, french style dinner at our winery, including Champagne and fine wines. -a guided tour of 2 out of the 3 (or more) following wineries: Mumm, Veuve Cliquot, Pommery, featuring a VIP tasting of each winery's product line (including their top-of-the-line ones...). -a guided tour of Penet-Chardonnet boutique winery, and a tasting of our handcrafted Champagnes and other home-made specialties. -the Verzenay vine museum fare -a traditional lunch at our winery on sunday, including Champagne and fine wines. The price does not include: -transportation from your airport/station/hotel to the various places during the Tour: will vary depending on how you are planning to travel (I will assist you on that) -saturday's lunch in Reims, in a traditional restaurant: place and price tbc, expected to be reasonable. -all additional personal expenses you might have during the tour Accommodation: Reserve your hotel ASAP. Whether you are staying 1, 2 or 3 nights, there are rooms available in downtown Reims at the following recommended hotels: http://www.hotel-univers-reims.com/ at 85 Euros per double room per nigh http://www.bestwestern-lapaix-reims.com/ at 155 Euros per double room per night they are located near the TGV train station in downtown Reims. => you have to send an email and your payment details ASAP.

Registration

Register Online

Register By Email
Please register online first, then email Alexandre Penet, EXP-14, for payment details (direct wire transfer only). Your place will be confirmed upon receipt of full payment.

Deadline: 7/2/2008

Questions

Alexandre Penet, EXP-14 

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