Dijon-Mâcon: Kristen's itinerary

Dijon-Mâcon: Kristen's itinerary dijon fr

DAY 1

DAY 2

DAY 3

DAY 4

DAY 5

DAY 6

 

 

DAY 1: SUNDAY, JUNE 14TH - TRANSFER TO DIJON


 


Departure: Paris Gare de Lyon Arrival: Dijon Ville

Dinner at the hotel restaurant « Les Jardins de la Cloche » http://www.hotel-lacloche.fr

   

DAY 2: MONDAY, JUNE 15TH - DIJON



Guided tour of Dijon and the Musée des Beaux Arts with Guy TONNELIER, an English-speaking guide from the Dijon Office of tourism. http://www.visitdijon.com/

Departure from Dijon for Circuit to the Côte de Nuits vineyard, including a visit with a wine maker and a wine tasting.

Dinner at Les Oenophiles. http://www.hotelphilippelebon.com/fr/restaurant

   

DAY 3: TUESDAY, JUNE 16TH - DIJON



Visit of the town farmer's market, including a tasting of some of Burgundy's specialty dishes

Lunch by the marketplace at DZ’envies restaurant. http://www.dzenvies.com/

Climb the Philippe le Bon tower

Train to Macon - Visit of the city http://www.macon-tourism.com/uk/

Dinner and night at Hotel Château d’Igé. http://www.macon-tourism.com/uk/hotel/55/Chateau-D-ige
   

DAY 4: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17TH - MACON



Cooking class with Chef Olivier Pons, chef of Chateau d'Igé "http://www.chateaudige.com/uk/restaurant.php

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CHATEAUDIGE"

Tour by the Tourist Road via the castle Berzé-le-Chatel
for the great national site of France – the Rock of Solutré.

Pedestrian walk (2 km) from the old Roman Trail towards the village of Vergisson

Meeting with winemaker Roger Lassarat

Dinner at La Courtille de Solutré. http://www.macon-tourism.com/uk/hotel/65/La-Courtille-de-Solutre

   

DAY 5: THURSDAY, JUNE 18TH - MACON


 


Leave La Courtille for Charnay

 

Bike ride through thevineyards with a pause at the wine-cellar La Cave des Terres Secrètes (4km). Wine tasting.

 

Bike ride to La Roche Vineuse village: market and bakery visit, purchasing of some local products for the picnic.

Departure for the southern vineyards. Drive through picturesque small villages.

Arrival at Romanèche Thorins - Visit of the windmill and Chateau Portier with winemaker Denis Chastel Sauzet http://www.chastel-sauzet.com/

Romaneche Thorins, visit and tasting with Jacqoulot http://www.jacoulot.fr/fr/

 

Departure for Macon.

Guided tour of the city. http://www.macon-tourism.com/uk/

Dinner at L’Autre Rive restaurant. http://www.lautrerive.fr/

Night at l’Hôtel d’Europe et d’Angleterre. http://www.hotel-europeangleterre-macon.com/

   

DAY 6: FRIDAY JUNE 19TH


 



Departure from Macon train station.

Things to see

Point of interest