At the Heart of the Château Experience with Tasting in Cognac
In this 1.15-hour tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the Château Royal de Cognac, a historic monument and Maison de Cognac. With your guide, you will learn about the history of France and to become familiar with the elaboration of the Cognac Baron Otard through the discovery of the authentic cellars inside the Château. Finally, at the end of the visit, you will enjoy a tasting including three Cognacs: VSOP, the prestigious XO Gold and Extra 1795.
Meet your guide in the afternoon and start your tour of the Château Royal de Cognac. The visit is divided in two high points: the first one involves the history of France, and the second one the elaboration of the Baron Otard cognac.
In the first part, you will learn, thanks to your professional guide, about the Château de Cognac, located in Cognac city, which is a 13th century historical monument and a French history memorial. Hear about the history of France from the 13th to the 19th century, and discover the prestigious State Room, where King Francis 1st hosted his guests.
At the end of the 18th century, the Chateau was purchased by Baron Otard. The Château is known for its exceptional environment, temperature and humid condition, perfect for ageing spirits. You will explore the humid cellars in the depth of Château where the best eaux-de-vie are still ageing today with the exceptional natural conditions.
You will end your tour in the Chateau with a tasting of three different types of Cognac: Baron Otard VSOP, XO Gold and Extra 1795.
The Château Royal de Cognac is ideally located at 90 minutes drive away from Bordeaux and Poitiers and 50 minutes drive away from the Atlantic Coast.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"May be operated by a multi-lingual guide"
"Minimum drinking age is 18 years"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 49 travelers"
Duração: 1 Hour 15 Minutes
Ponto de partida:
Central place in Cognac
Cancelamentos e reembolsos:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.