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Private full-day cheese and cider tasting tour from Caen

Duration: up to 8 hours
Language: English, French
Availability: Every day except on Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Discover Normandy off the beaten track

Taste generous cheeses samples and cider

Learn how to brew pears and apples

What to expect

Have you ever tried real Camembert made with raw milk? You will visit the last standing farm in the village of Camembert that makes Camembert on site! Have huge samples of farm-made cheeses with a glass of cider. Then you will visit a dairy where they also work with raw milk and where you can taste the difference between cheeses.

Enjoy a picnic (at your own expense) in a classified village outdoors if the weather allows it.

The afternoon is focused on apple and pear brewages. Hard apple cider, hard pear cider, pommeau and calvados. Depending on producers availability, you will visit a traditional cider farm, an estate wine-process oriented cider maker. If you are not too tired by the end of the tour, we migh go to a surprise.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitized between use

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above

What's included

Hotel-pick-up/drop-off

Transportation

Tastings

What's not included

Personal expenses

Picnic

Location

At your hotel in Caen

Meeting point:

Your tour guide will meet you at your hotel lobby

When

  • Every day except on Sunday
    Departure 9.30am/ Return 6.15pm

Provider

La compagnie des terroirs

Important to know

  • Beginning and end of the tour at your hotel
  • The base price is for 1 to 8 people
  • You'll be asked to write the address of your hotel in the course of the booking process
  • At least 2 participants are required for this activity
  • The maximum amount of participants of this tour is 8 people