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.
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.
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

Tour programme

Boat trip
Pavilions cellar
Traditional ageing cellar
Arrange your Exception tour
Tour only available by reservation (minimum two people)

Practical Information

Opening times

4 November to 22 December 2018

Open Tuesday to Saturday
Tours: 10:45am, 2pm, 4pm
Shop: 10:30am - 12:30pm; 1:45pm - 6pm

Exceptionally open on Sunday 23rd of December 

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Rue de la Richonne,
16100 Cognac France Access map


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