Castle & palace tours

Self guided tour of Palais Bénédictine

Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • All taxes, surcharges and fees are included to avoid last-minute surprises
  • Flexible departure points - let the tour come to you
  • Make your friends back home envious with great photo ops
What to expect

Discover the Bénédictine visiting the Palais Bénédictine, a Gothic and Renaissance masterpiece erected at the end of the 19th century by Alexandre Legrand in honour of the Bénédictine liqueur.

You will first explore the museum which houses rich collections of sacred and ancient art related to the legacy of Bénédictine. You'll then head to the one and only Bénédictine distillery in the world with its 19th century hammered copper stills and you'll visit as well the cellars.

You will have the choice to choose between 3 different visits:

1- Benedictine Discovery: you will explore the museum and you will taste one of the three Bénédictine Expressions and a cocktail.
2- Cocktail Initiation: you will discover the museum and will taste 3 Bénédictines Expressions and the creation of a Benedictine Cocktail prepared by you.
3- Privilege Experience: you will visit the museum and you will participate in the Connoisseur Experience visual and olfactory discovery of the Benedictine production process. You will also taste 3 Bénédictines Expressions and the creation of a Benedictine Cocktail prepared by you.

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What's included
  • It depends on the option chosen between Benedictine Discovery - Privilege Experience - Cocktail Initiation
  • Entrance ticket
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Audio guide
Reduced price
  • Children under 12 are free of charge
Where

Palais Bénédictine,110 Rue Alexandre le Grand, 76400 Fécamp

Meeting point:

Present your ticket at the entrance of the Palais Bénédictine during the opening hours.

What to remember
  • You must be 18 to drink alcohol
  • Brochure in 7 languages
  • Tickets cannot be refunded, returned or exchanged
  • Benedictine Discovery: 12 participants maximum
  • Privilege Experience and Cocktail Initiation: 20 participants maximum
  • Benedictine Discovery: the visit will last around 1.30 hours
  • Privilege Experience: the visit will last around 2.30 hours
  • Cocktail Initiation: the visit will last around 2.00 hours
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When
  • As this is a self-guided experience, enjoy your visit at any time during the opening hours
  • In February - March - October 2020
  • From 19 to 31 December 2020
  • Every day at 10.30am -12.30am| 2.30pm - 5.30pm (Benedictine Discovery)
  • From April to September 2020
  • Every day at 10.30am -1.00pm| 2.30pm - 6.30pm (Benedictine Discovery)
  • In November 2020
  • Only at the weekend at 2.30pm - 5.00pm (Privilege Experience)
  • Only at the weekend at 3.30pm - 5.00pm (Cocktail Initiation)
  • From 1 to 18 December 2020
  • Only at the weekend at 2.30pm - 5.00pm (Privilege Experience)
  • Only at the weekend at 3.30pm - 5.00pm (Cocktail Initiation)

* Closure of the ticket office 1h before closing

* Closure: 1st May and 25th December 2020, 1st January 2021

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Provider
Chateau de Cognac
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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