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Le Phare de Vezernay

1 rue du Phare, 51360 Verzenay, France
+33 3 26 07 87 87
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Oh, what a view on the vineyards and the fields...

In fact we did not do the tour as we arrived rather late in the afternoon. But it was great to walk... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
Bruges, Belgium
Interesting visit

The museum tour is very interesting and fills a good amount of time (allow at least an hour to do... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
Gillingham, United Kingdom
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1 rue du Phare, 51360 Verzenay, France
+33 3 26 07 87 87
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

In fact we did not do the tour as we arrived rather late in the afternoon. But it was great to walk around and enjoy the autumnal warmth and smell. We had a great view on the vineyards and the fields. As it was late,...More

Thank LilyLighthouse
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The museum tour is very interesting and fills a good amount of time (allow at least an hour to do it justice). We then climbed the lighthouse steps (that's a workout for the thighs!) and were rewarded with a great view. At €9 for a...More

Thank tripitoes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great way to learn something about the region and production of champagne. One and half hour entertainment on a rainy day.

Thank fhaentjens
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We stumbled across Le Phare on a drive through the region on a Sunday morning. Staff were welcoming, we paid for a visit to the lighthouse, and also bought a bottle (the staff helped us choose a local bottle).

Thank TwmTrafath
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The weather was not so good but the nice view remains. Inside there is also a tour with headspeakers to hear the story of..

Thank patrick c
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Interesting stop. This museum has a wonderful history of Champagne. Nice grounds as well as a very nice gift shop. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank SGEverettWA
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This site did not meet the hype in the guide books. I wish we had moved on and skipped this stop on the Route de Champagne. We paid for the tower tour and climbed the steps. Forget about it in July..it was extremely hot and...More

Thank WC-Travelers-75
Reviewed 10 February 2016

If you want to learn more on the process of making Champagne, this is a good start. It will not only give you an understanding of how this is done today, but also how manually intensive this was in the past. You can climb the...More

Thank ca_lovers
Reviewed 23 September 2015

If you find yourself in Reims with only a day to look round then you must make an effort to visit the Phare at Verzenay. Verzenay is one of the top villages in champagne and the Phare a legendary view point. It houses an interesting...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 14 September 2015

there is a nice rest room and you can walk around and enjoy the view for free. The gift shop had a nice selection of champagne and ratafia that were reasonably priced. We saw some people taking picnic supplies up to the lookout. I wish...More

1  Thank cwgreene
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