Calvados Experience: a Multisensorial and Immersive Tour
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Calvados Experience: a Multisensorial and Immersive Tour

Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Do this because
  • Explore the history of the traditional Norman apple brandy Calvados
  • Enjoy a one-hour interactive tour with an experienced guide
  • Become a Calvados Connoisseur
What to expect

Just a few miles from the Côte Fleurie of Normand, in the picturesque town of Pont-l’Evêque, experience an interactive journey on the site of the oldest Calvados house in France.

For an hour and 15 minutes, immerse yourself in a thrilling multi-sensory experience through the centuries, from the Vikings to the present day. Follow your professional guide and witness the mystery of the transformation of Calvados, the traditional Norman apple brandy, which is part of the cultural and culinary heritage of France and Normandy.

Your visit is concluded over a taste of this exquisite drink with 3 options to choose from:

  • Tasting in 3 phases: presentation of 2 different Calvados with several variations of their use
  • Blind tasting: presentation of 3 Calvados and animation around the age of the products to be discovered by following the advice of our experts
  • Prestige tasting: presentation of 3 Premium Calvados: Père Magloire, Auguste Boulard and Lecompte

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What's included
  • Visit and tasting
  • Select the chosen option (1, 2 or 3) in the order box
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)
Where

Calvados Experience, Route de Trouville, 14130, Pont-l'Évêque, France

Meeting point:

Please present your open ticket at the entrance of the Calvados Experience. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.

What to remember
  • At the time of booking, select the option of your choice in the order box :
    - Option 1: Tasting in 3 phases
    - Option 2: Blind tasting
    - Option 3: Prestige tasting
  • Tickets are valid for one year from date of purchase
  • Please note this tour operates in French, English, Spanish, German, Italian, Chinese, Russian, Japanese
  • Parking is free of charge
  • During peak tourist periods, you can wait longer than usual
  • The Experience welcomes all ages, but please note that this is a fully immersive show with low lighting, smoke, and loud noises which may upset younger visitors
  • The Calvados Experience boutique sells a wide range of Calvados, Pommeau, cider, and apple juice as well as local produce
  • The tour is not suitable for pets
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When
  • Every day from April to November from 9.30am to 7pm
  • From Wednesday to Sunday from November to April: from 10am to 6pm.
  • Closed on December 25 and in January
  • Last visit 1 hour 15 minutes before closing
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Provider
Calvados Experience
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 70 % refund if you cancel up to 31 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 14 days before, you can still receive a 50 % refund. If you cancel up to 7 days before, you can still receive a 25 % refund.

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