CIA (Cycling in America)

Champagne Tour


This site is a work in progress.  It will be updated as planning for the tour proceeds.
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Roster Contact list
  Our flights
Paris Hotel
and Reservations
Ibis Styles Paris Gare de l'Est Château Landon
Transportation Getting from CDG Airport to our Paris hotel

Walking Map from train station to hotel

  Getting from CDG Airport directly to Reims
  Getting from Paris to Épernay

Tour pickup times and locations

Barge location in Épernay

  Getting from the barge back to CDG
Info from TripSite Excellent summary document
  Day-to-Day description (PDF)
  Tour description and basic info
  Price and options
  The boat (Zwaantje) and video
  Route map and locator map
Info from tour company Boat and Bike Tours
Planning Itinerary
Maps (Links are embedded in relevant pages)
REIMS TOURISM Various information on things to do
(Maps on linked pages)

Where will our barge  dock in Paris?

Ideas for group or independent tourism

Bike tours and rentals

"Plan a Journey" on Metro or Bus


Miscellaneous advice and tips

What to pack

Where to share photos

Coming soon ...

Cell phones, telephones, etc.


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