With their deep forests, their plains, their innumerable orchards and pastoral valleys, Chaourçois, Pays d’Othe and Val d’Armance are a gourmand’s paradise! Lovers of fine food will try a farmhouse cider, the making of which goes back to the 16th century, accompanied by famous Chaource cheese. Lovers of nostalgia will be enchanted bysmall museums in which a friendly atmosphere reigns, while culture enthusiasts will wonder before remarkable architectural masterpieces.
ERVY LE CHATEL
Guided tour: Ervy-le-Châtel en Champagne
Tour of the circular market hall, unique in Europe, the town centre (feudal gate), a walk on the old walls.
Visit to the artists’ studios in the town centre: painter, plasterer, manufacture of furniture from recycled cardboard, potter …
This tour includes a champagne, cider, ratafia and apple juice tasting (on prior request).
Val d’Armance artists and artistic craftsmen tour
Exploring traditional know-how in a preserved natural setting; tours of the studios of artists and artistic craftsmen: stained glass, artistic embroidery, painting, singing and music, painting on porcelain, plastering, sculpture and pottery.
You are free to choose the studios you would like to visit.