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Châlons in 3 days

for culture vultures

Hungry for culture? A 3-day stay in Châlons-en-Champagne is the ideal way to make sure you don’t miss out on any of the city’s highlights.

Day 1

A brief reminder of the programme for the first two days:

– The Whirlwind Tour, 2 hours to discover Châlons
– Lunch in the historic centre
– The essential Eau’dyssée boat trip
– Tour of the Joseph Perrier Champagne House

Day 2

– Visit Notre-Dame-en-Vaux Collegiate Church and the Musée du Cloître
– Lunch off the beaten track
– Châlons through the eyes of Cabu at the Duduchothèque
– Journey back in time at the Musée Champagne Famille Carbot

Pack a picnic

It’s already time to stop for lunch.

Whichever route you take, the village of l’Epine and the Domaine de Coolus are ideal picnic spots.

Don’t forget to pack everything you need before you set off!

Pass through a lock with

the Ep'eau'pée boat trip

In the afternoon, back in Châlons-en-Champagne, enjoy the Ep’eau’pée boat trip, a tour through nature with the highlight of passing through the lock.

An opportunity to learn more about the waterways and the flora and fauna that inhabit them.

For art lovers

The Fine Arts Museum

For art lovers, don’t miss the Fine Arts and Archeological Museum, one of the oldest museums in France, created in 1974.

Be sure to visit the hall of medieval and Renaissance sculptures, a collection of paintings by Georges Mielle and the extraordinary ornithology cabinet with over 2,000 preserved bird species.

Châlons in 3 days, all this...

... and lots more

All of Châlons in...

If by chance, you’ve decided to spend more time in Châlons-en-Champagne, there are plenty of other things to do. Whether you’re visiting as a couple, a family or a group of friends, Châlons and its surrounding area offer a host of activities relating to nature, wine tourism, history and culture.

Have a great stay!