Palais Bénédictine Liqueur Distillery And Museum Visit In Normandy

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: Flexible
  • Departure Time :
    November 6th to December 15th 2017 : Monday to Friday : 2:30 - 6:00 pm* - W-E : 10:30 am - 12:30 pm* and 2:30 - 6:00 pm*, December 16th 2017 to January 7th 2018 : 10:30 am - 12:30 pm* and 2:30 - 6:.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Palais Benedictine
  • Return Details :
    Concludes at Palais Benedictine

Overview

Sample Bndictine one of Frances most secretive spirits and gain insight into centuries of distilling heritage on this Palais Bndictine Liqueur Distillery and Museum visit in Normandy. Visit the museum at your leisure and admire the diverse collection of Bndictine artifacts you find. Learn of Dom Bernardo Vincelli and Alexandre Le Grand the men behind the famous drink.Then, follow a guide to see the distillery & the cellars. At the end of your tour, sample Bndictine for yourself and taste the secret blend of 27 herbs and spices.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level

Know More about this tour

Make your way to the Palais Bndictine in Fcamp and step inside to begin your independent visit. Explore the museum at your leisure, and discover the rich collection of art and artifacts relating to the legacy of Bndictine.
As you explore, learn the story of Dom Bernardo Vincelli the 16th-century Venetian monk said to have first blended the secret mix of 27 herbs and spices. Hear of Alexandre Le Grand, a wine merchant from Fcamp, and learn of his role in turning the elixir into a potent liqueur.
Afterward, meet your guide for discovering the Bndictine distillery the only one of its kind in the world. See the 19th-century copper stills in which distillations are made and the cellars where spirits mature in secrecy in oak casks.
At the end head into the Winter garden and sample the Bndictine spirit for yourself. Perhaps enjoy a delicious pastry (own expense) and browse the gift shop at your leisure.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fee
  • Leaflet in French, English, Italian, Dutch, Spanish, Russian, and German for the self-guided tour
  • Guided tour of the distillery
  • Bndictine liqueur-tasting

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Transport

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Bndictine tastings: for adults over 18 only

Alcohol products can be sold to adults over 18 only

Last admission one hour prior to closing

Lift for disabled people