The city walking tour in Reims is planned for today. It's better to have a good breakfast in the morning. This cafe opens early so it's a perfect choice!
The first stop for us today will be the majestic Arch of Triumph - the Gate of Mars, located right in the city center. Thousands of tourists flock here every year to enjoy the achievements of the legacy of Roman architecture.
The city of Reims is not only rich in ancient Roman architectural heritage, but there are also many more modern monuments, one of which is Fujita Chapel. Its famous frescoes have been created in the best traditions of Western art, but they also show the features of Japanese stylization.
The magnificent ensemble of the Royal Square started to be created in honour of Louis XV in 1757 on the site of the Gallo-Roman forum.
Reims Cathedral is undoubtedly one of the main attractions of the city. Built several hundred years ago, the cathedral today creates an architectural image not only of Reims, but the whole of France. For centuries, the French rulers were crowned here.
The food here is great according to the reviews. The interior has a pleasant atmosphere and the staff is very friendly.
Reims' Gothic architecture is incredibly rich and diverse. Not far from Reims Cathedral there is another majestic monument of architecture, the To Palace. It is also remarkable for the fact that in its style there are also bright features of Baroque.
The visit to the wine cellar must be booked in advance. Detailed information is available on the website of the wine house.
The building of the Basilica of St. Remigia is a true masterpiece of architecture, the construction of which is intertwined with various styles and trends. Thus, the oldest parts belong to the Romanesque style, while the later ones are made in the Gothic style.
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Let's finish the day at on of the best wine bars in town.