organising a school trip to reims

school stay, discovery field trip

If you’re thinking of bringing your pupils to Reims on a discovery field trip or educational stay, the Éthic Étapes CIS Champagne has everything you’re looking for! Every year we welcome a large number of school groups and our layout and facilities are perfect for your needs, with both individual and shared rooms, on-site food and catering facilities as well as packed lunches that you can take with you if you’re out for the day, rooms where you can all meet up and areas where you can relax. With the Éthic Étapes CIS Champagne, you know your school trip will be a great success!

hébergement de groupe en Champagne Group accommodation in Champagne Group accommodation for school trips

We offer accommodation which is suitable for schoolchildren.
We have 84 rooms in total :

  • Shared rooms with 3 to 5 beds
  • Private rooms with 1 to 2 beds 

Pupils and accompanying adults are accommodated on the same floor. 
Doors are apened with secure key cards. 
Night porter present 
We are just a 10-minute walk away from Reims city centre and close to tram and bus stops. We also have a secure coach park.

Find out more about our accommodation offering in Reims.


restaurant groupe reims Catering

We also have an eating area on the premises.

  • A self-service cafeteria which can seat up to 80 people with meals prepared on the premises. 
  • Picnic hampers and snacks available.

Find out more about our food and catering offering.


salle réunion reims Rooms

Need to meet with your pupils during your stay ? 

  • There are 12 meeting rooms to accommodate 5 to 120 people 

Find out more about our meeting rooms.


activité scolaires reims Organising activities

A tailor-made programme for your trip to Reims, organised together ! 

"one hundredth anniversary of the great war" school trip

Flexible stays for your school trips to Reims

Stay of 5 days / 4 nights 
From €290/pers. (for groups of 30 or more people)

Reims, a ‘martyr city’ from September 1914 to October 1918, was the city destroyed the most during the First World War. Rebuilt in the 1920s, it offers a wide variety of architectural styles, Art Deco in particular. To commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the Great War, the CIS Champagne is offering this stay.

Proposed programme (can be altered and adjusted)

Day 1 : Guided tour in Reims and a visit to the Fort de la Pompelle

Day 2 : Visit to a cooperative (and grape juice tasting!), and on the way back visit to the Chapelle de Dormans and the Italian cemetery.

Day 3 : Visit to the Centre d’Interprétation de Suippes then the Main de Massiges trenches. On the way back, a stop at the monuments of Navarin, Blanc Mont and the Chapelle Russe.

Day 4 : Guided tour of the Caverne du Dragon and the Chemin des Dames, and a trip to Craonne, then Vauclair Abbey.

Day 5 : And lastly a visit to the Verzenay Lighthouse.

The price includes : Accommodation, full board and the guided tours.

The price does not include : Transport, personal expenses, drink not included with meals or cancellation insurance.

A la carte stays

Sightseeing, cultural or sporting stays

We can organise an ‘à la carte’ school trip with you ! 

Would you like to come on a sightseeing school trip and discover our beautiful region, including a guided tour of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, the production of Reims’ famous pink biscuits, a tour of a Champagne cooperative… and grape juice tasting!?

Or discover Reims while taking part in an orienteering race or a mountain bike trip!

Other activities for your discovery field trips are available, such as museum visits, a walk through the twisted beeches of the Faux de Verzy forest, tree top trails, bowling, etc.


Approved by the French Ministry for Youth and Sport (No.510161) and the French Ministry of National Education (no number in Marne). Registration Certificate (IM075120400) for comprehensive travel planning and French Youth and Popular Education Accreditation No.5103009.

Safety : Approval regarding fire and panic risks in public buildings. June 2016: Operating approval

Contact Marine

TELEPHONE 03 26 40 52 93