Hennessy Exception tour - Maison Hennessy in Cognac from the Charente, during the boat trip, wine tourism
The parenthesis
Take part in a select guided tour and learn about the saga and the craft of Hennessy, in a private lounge where you will discover the refined rituals of tasting.
Hennessy Exception tour - barrels of eau-de-vie in the chais du paradis, Cognac
The Paradis
Unlock the secrets of exceptional cognacs as you step through the doors of the Paradis ageing cellar, where some of Hennessy’s oldest eaux-de-vie are stored.
Blending and tasting of Hennessy XO and Paradis in Cognac
The tasting
Alongside our house experts, taste some of Hennessy’s most iconic cognacs in a private lounge, accompanied by canapés prepared by our chef.
« An exceptional visit to Hennessy at its finest »

After a select guided tour that unveils the history, craftsmanship and world of the Hennessy Maison from on both sides of the Charente River, slip behind the scenes and discover the Paradis Cellar where some of the house’s oldest cognacs are stored.

In a private lounge, the high point of the visit is a tasting of some of the house’s finest cognacs, Hennessy X.O and Paradis.

Languages: French, English, Spanish, German, Chinese, Russian
Duration: 120 minutes

Boat trip *
Pavilions cellar
Traditional ageing cellar
From November to March, crossing the road

Tour programme

Boat trip *
Pavilions cellar
Traditional ageing cellar
Tour only available by reservation (minimum two people)

Practical Information

Opening times

From March 23rd to June 22nd 2021
Hennessy Boutique is open :
from Tuesday to Saturday from 10:30am to 12:30pm and from 1:45pm to 6pm

Closures : Tuesday 23rd March, Wednesday 24th March, Thursday 25th March, Monday 5th April, Saturday 1st May, Saturday 8th May, Thursday 13th May, Monday 24th May

See all timetables of the year

Rue de la Richonne,
16100 Cognac France Access map


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