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4 Things to Do in Ay

Up-to-Date 2024  –  By Culture Francia Team

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What to See & Do

Ay Overall Appeal ★★☆☆☆

  Name Appeal Type Visit Cost
01 Champagne Houses ★★★★★ Cellars + Tastings Guided Paid
02 Pressoria ★★★☆☆ Museum - Champagne Self Free
03 St. Brice Church ★☆☆☆☆ Church Self Free
04 Town Center ★☆☆☆☆ Walking Around Self Free

01. Champagne Houses

A dimly lit cellar with rows of champagne bottles stored horizontally on shelves against a brick wall. The bottles are arranged in neat rows, creating an organized and atmospheric setting.

Appeal ★★★★★
Type Cellars + Tastings

Visit Guided
Cost Paid

Aÿ is renowned for some prestigious Champagne houses, where visitors can tour cellars and taste some of the finest Champagnes.

Main houses

  • Bollinger
  • Ayala

02. Pressoria

An exhibit showcasing various grape leaves and vines, with clear panels displaying detailed information. The background includes an image of a vineyard, adding context to the botanical displays.

Appeal ★★★☆☆
Type Champagne Museum

Visit Self
Cost Paid

Pressoria is an immersive experience center dedicated to the world of Champagne. It’s located in an old pressing center and has interactive exhibits on the science, history, and art of Champagne making.

03. St. Brice Church

The interior of Saint Brice Church featuring a detailed wooden altar with candles and floral arrangements. The space is illuminated by colorful stained glass windows, and rows of wooden chairs are arranged for the congregation.

Appeal ★☆☆☆☆
Type Gothic Church

Visit Self
Cost Free

St. Brice church is tha main church of the town, it dates back to the 15th century and is Gothic-style.

04. Town Center

A scenic view of the town of Ay, featuring a mix of traditional houses and a prominent church steeple in the center. The town is surrounded by lush green fields and rolling hills under a partly cloudy sky, with vineyards in the foreground.

Appeal ★☆☆☆☆
Type Walking Around

Visit Self
Cost Free

The town center of Ay has some picturesque alleys and houses.

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