The Glorious Splendour of the Wine-producing Hills!

The Glorious Splendour of the Wine-producing Hills!
A fun tour of discovery for lovers of food and wine
The Glorious Splendour of the Wine-producing Hills!
A fun tour of discovery for lovers of food and wine
The Glorious Splendour of the Wine-producing Hills!
A fun tour of discovery for lovers of food and wine

FIT offer

6 days / 7 nights
From 2 to 6 persons

Destination (s)

Burgundy
Lyon & Beaujolais

Themes

City break
Countryside
Gastronomy – Cooking
Heritage – Museums
Hiking
Sports and Outdoor
Wine tourism

A fun tour of discovery for lovers of food and wine

From the valleys of the Beaujolais to the Côte de Nuits, explore our contryside in all its variety.

 

program

DAY 1 ARRIVE IN THE BEAUJOLAIS

Arrive in the beautiful Beaujolais vineyards, classified by UNESCO for their geology
Settle in to your hotel or quality b and b
Evening meal provided

DAY 2 THE BEAUJOLAIS

Breakfast
Set off with your guide driver to discover the « crus » of the Beaujolais
Visit and tasting at a family-run wine estate
Typical « mâchon » -style lunch
Visit of a goat’s cheese farm and cheese tasting
Arrival at your hotel or quality b and b in Mâcon
Evening meal provided

DAY 3 MACÔNNAIS / CLUNISOIS

Breakfast
Hike on the Rock of Solutré, a prehistoric site which dominates the vineyards of Pouilly-Fuissé
Tasting of different Chardonnays at a family-run wine-estate
Free time for lunch at Cluny
Tour of the famous former Benedictine Abbey of Cluny
Settle in to your hotel or quality b and b
Evening meal provided

JOUR 4 THE GROSNE VALLEY

Breakfast
Fun trip by SoleX electric-assisted bike to hunt for « the black gold of the Clunisois » – including a visit and tasting at a truffle farm
Free time for lunch at Cormatin
Guided tour of the Château de Cormatin, jewel of the Renaissance
Scenic drive to the Côte Chalonnaise
Settle in to your hotel or quality b and b
Evening meal provided

DAY 5 COTE CHALONNAISE AND COTE DE BEAUNE

Breakfast
Visit and tasting of the wines of the Côte Chalonnaise
Drive through the vines to Beaune, wine-capital of Burgundy
Free time for lunch
Guided tour of the renowned Hospices of Beaune
In the heart of the old town, enjoy a tour and « discovery » tasting at Joseph Drouhin’s prestigious Oenothèque, situated in the fine cellar of the Parliament of the Dukes of Burgundy.
Settle in to your hotel or quality b and b
Evening meal provided

JOUR 6 COTE DE NUITS

Breakfast
Accompanied hiking or horse-trekking among the vines and wine-tasting
Lunch included at Vosne Romanée
Scenic route to Dijon via Gevrey Chambertin, a village with 8 “Grand Crus”
Settle in to your hotel or quality b and b
Evening meal provided

JOUR 7 DEPARTURE

Breakfast
Depending upon the time available, possibility of a visit of the town of Dijon
Return transfer

This programme is available as an auto tour and can be adapted for groups

Package services

This offer includes

  • 1 guide driver for the entire stay
  • Transport by 9-seater Caravelle minivan
  • 6 nights’ accommodation in double/twin room at hotels or quality b and bs.
  • 6 breakfasts
  • 6 evening meals
  • The « mâchon » style lunch on day 2
  • Lunch on day 6
  • Hire of a SoleX bike per person
  • The visits and tastings mentionned in the programme

This offer does not include

  • Anything not mentioned under « the offer includes » heading

Program Designed by

DMC go côté saône

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