CIA (Cycling in America)

Champagne Tour
video: TGV with horn

These pages reflect information as of Saturday, July 16, and includes information from our WordPress discussions.  It will be updated as time permits, so please drop me me an e-mail (click here) if you have a correction, addition or deletion.

Links to maps are embedded in relevant pages.


Roster Contact list
  Our flights
Paris Hotel
and Reservations
Ibis Styles Paris Gare de l'Est Château Landon

Getting from CDG Airport to our Paris hotel

and Walking Map from train station to hotel


Getting from CDG Airport directly to Reims


Getting from Paris to Épernay

Tour pickup times and locations

Barge location in Épernay

  Getting from the barge back to CDG
Info from TripSite

EXCELLENT summary document

Day-to-Day description (PDF)

Tour description and basic info


Price and options

The boat (Zwaantje) and video

Route map and locator map

Info from tour company

Boat and Bike Tours (including our itinerary)

What's included

Bare-bones version of itinerary


REIMS TOURISM Various information on things to do
(Maps on linked pages)

Weather forecasts


OUR GROUP Where will our barge  dock in Paris?

Our current thinking on tourism with our guide (on Friday, July 29) (based on SurveyMonkey poll)

Montmartre info

PARIS TOURISM Super-general ideas for group or independent tourism
  Bike tours and rentals
  Other LINKS
WEATHER Forecasts for Paris
Riding Metro

Ticket info

"Plan a Journey" on Metro or Bus


Miscellaneous advice and tips

What to pack

Where to share photos

Cell phones


Tools and supplies

Obviously, the info from others' websites is proprietary and strictly for our personal use.

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