THE BURGUNDY GUIDES - Places to See

dijon

former capital of the Dukes of Burgundy  

 

chateau vougeot & cîteaux abbÉ

Visit ancient wine presses used by Cistercian Monks

 

parc noisot fixin

A park dedicated to the memory of Napoleon

 

Ancien Gevrey

A short guide to the history of Gevrey Chambertin

beaune

the wine capital of France

 

Fontenay abbey

A magnificently preserved 11th century Cistercian Abbey

 

commarin and chateauneuf

the same family for 26 generations and a history of 900 years

 

the fort of thil

from 886 AD - one of Burgundy's architectural treasures