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The Cigar Education

Learn from one of the UK’s top Cigar Sommeliers, all of whom have achieved the Master of Habanos certification, the equivalent to a Master Wine Sommelier.

They will teach you all you need to know about this most elegant of products, the Cuban Cigar. You will get to enjoy at least one rare or vintage cigar during your time at one of London’s top Cigar lounges or terraces.
1 to 8 people
4 hours approx
Price by request
This story can be aranged as a standalone experience or we can organize it as part of a longer customized itinerary our team would craft for you. Once selected, the concierge team will work with you to discuss and plan a suitable program as per your requirements


Group size: 1 to 8 people Prior Experience: None - though a love of cigars is pretty helpful Family Friendly: No

Timing & Duration

Duration: 4 hours approx Timing: Lunch to NULL


Etiquette: Politeness & Good Table Manners What to wear: Smart Clothing ie Business Smart What to bring: Nothing


Frequency: Once every 2 months can be run any weekday except National & Bank Holidays nor the Habanos festival in February. Lead time: 2 weeks

Small Print

Cancellation: Cancellations up to 7 days before the starting date and time of the event are subject to a loss of the deposit. Cancellations between 7 & 2 days before the starting date and time of the event are subject to a 50% charge. Cancellations within 2 days of the starting date and time incur a 100% charge Modifications: Modifications are possible subject to case by case review and approval, and cannot be guaranteed. Surcharges may apply No Show: In case of no show on the agreed date and time as per your confirmation sheet, a 30 minute grace period will apply. After 30 minutes the arrangements will be cancelled and all paid fees will be forfeited, without exception. In case we need to cancel the event, our standard terms and conditions will apply
Central London
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