offers so many great destinations for kids: luxury chateaus Burgundy with
swimming pools and miles of bike trails, come and discover castles and rustic towns of the
Burgundy offers the very best in river tourism, having the largest
network of inland waterways in France. Sail along the renowned Canal de
Bourgogne or take a trip on the Canal du Nivernaiswhere you
can admire the ingenious series of locks known as the “échelle de Sardy.”
There are many different bike paths offered on the “voies vertes.”
Along five different routes, from the banks of the Yonne to those of the Saône,
guesthouses and hotels with the Tour de Bourgogne à Vélo© quality label pull out
all the stops for touring cyclists. Freewheel to the spa town of Bourbon-Lancy in the Saône-et-Loire, the Renaissance châteaux of Tanlay in theYonne and Cormatin in the
Mâconnais, or take time to explore the Romantic poet Lamartine’s house in Milly.
You can even spend the night in a tree-top hammock amidst the
rivers and lakes of the Morvan!
The Burgundy region has a fascinating mix of unspoiled
countryside, historical towns and monuments, many a result of the illustrious and
wealthy past of the region, and is also well known for the exceptional Burgundy
wines produced here
Start off by discovering must-see sites such as the abbey of
Fontenay, the village of Vézelay, the rock of Solutré and the Morvan. Choose
from one of many restaurants which feature in gastronomic guides and enjoy the
chef’s delicious cuisine made from local produce
Discover the events which take place throughout the year and
enjoy a street festival, a concert or a wine festival.
For those who love sport, the lakes, forests and
vines of the region offer a multitude of possibilities to get away from it all,
recharge your batteries and be active.