This "all-inclusive" journey allows you to discover the famous Route des Vins in Burgundy, tasting famous Chablisian, Auxerrois, and Beaujolais wines, with a stopover on the Route des Grands Crus between Dijon and Beaune.
During your stay, make sure you also get a chance to see the Route Touristique des Vins de l'Yonne (in the north of Burgundy). Visit its charming, picturesque villages, from Auxerre to the Basilique de Vézelay, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and meet the region's passionate wine growers.
Next, take the must-see Route des Grands Crus de Bourgogne between Dijon and Beaune, nicknamed the "Champs Elysées of Burgundy." Visit the capital of Ducs de Bourgogne, uncover the secrets of the region's wine, see some of the highest-quality vineyards and drink in charming villages: Vougeot and Pommard for their famous Châteaux; Vosne-Romanée and its legendary Romanée-Conti; Nuits-Saint-Georges, known to the moon and back with Apollo XV; Beaune with its Hospices; Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, and many more.
Head for the southernmost wine route, the Route des Vins du Mâconnais/Beaujolais. From the south of Chalon-sur-Saône, close to Lyon, enjoy the rich history and panoramic views of the vineyards. With a bit of luck and clear skies, from the Saône Valley, you'll be able to see the Alps!
Visit the famous Cluny Abbey and the magical Roche de Solutré, where you'll be able to meet locals who would be happy to share their passion for wine growing. Amateur wine lovers can admire the beautiful landscape while tasting a few regional specialties - guaranteed, you won't be disappointed by your stay. The warm welcomes and picturesque countrysides are sure to enchant you.
Accomodations for the Route des Vine can be found at:
- Hostellerie des Clos - 18 Rue Jules Rathie 89800 Chablis
- Hôtel Philippe Le Bon - 18 Rue Sainte-Anne21000 Dijon
- La Ferme de Marjolet - 21190 Monthelie
- Les Maritonnes - La Gare 71570 Romanèche-Thorins
This itinerary includes wineries on the Vignobles & Découvertes label (vineyards, Hostellerie des Clos, Hôtel Philippe Le Bon, Château de Pommard, Hospices de Beaune, Château du Clos de Vougeot, Cassissium, and more).