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Address: Office du Tourisme de Cognac, 16100 Cognac, France
Phone Number: 0545808038
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Leave the city of cognac and its beaten tracks. Come to the vineyards...
Leave the city of cognac and its beaten tracks. Come to the vineyards during an excursion and meet the people who preserve the ancestral traditions. They will explain to you how they pass on the result of their work to the next generations. - Excursions, tasting workshops, commented visits to distilleries and barrel factories. Wine tours, excursions in the vineyards, visits of cooperages, cooking courses.
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Baron D'Ord

Historic and informative with top class guides. Overlooking the river Charente. Idyllic setting. 10 Euros per person which includes a tasting session afterwards.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Historic and informative with top class guides. Overlooking the river Charente. Idyllic setting. 10 Euros per person which includes a tasting session afterwards.

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Cornelius, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Jean-Luc was the consummate tour guide and educator. From the start, he organized and tailored our trip to be responsive to the four couples' interests that he was entertaining. He was cordial, friendly, and articulate in sharing his knowledge of the cognac region, distillation process, history, etc. Our tour included: Jean-Luc providing us with all transportation, visiting a cooperage factory... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We were one couple who toured around the district tour for 4-5 hours. Visited a small farm where they made ​​LIN. Talked to an old lady. So on some old houses, the town hall and the top of the ride, of course cognac farm. Met one nice couple and they gave a great tour and lots of flavor. This can... More 

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Angers, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

M. Montembault is a professional. We made a cognac tasting course with him and we learned a lot. No doubt he is an expert who likes to teach people about the art of making and enjoying cognac. His courses are very well organised and he is ready to go deep in any topic one wants to learn more. It was... More 

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Hood River, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Jean Luc, our tour operator, was professional and very knowledgeable about cognac and the region in general. He was quick to respond to schedule our excursion, and flexible to our needs, and able to find cognac houses we could visit during winter! We explored two very different distilleries while weaving through this idyllic region. A highlight of our trip in... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Interesting, informative. Enjoyable. You are obviously interested in Cognac and such to go well you wont be disappointed.

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Address: Office du Tourisme de Cognac, 16100 Cognac, France
Phone Number: 0545808038
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Poitou-Charentes  >  Charente  >  Cognac

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