WHAT TO DO AND WHERE TO GO IN BURGUNDY

 

the burgundy guides

dijon

The former capital of the Dukes of Burgundy  

Les Halles - the market for Dijon since 1876

Les Halles - the market for Dijon since 1876

chateau vougeot and cîteaux abbÉ

Visit the ancient wine presses used by the Cistercian Monks

Château Vougeot

Château Vougeot

parc noisot fixin

A park dedicated to the memory of Napoleon

Statue in memory of Napoleon in Parc Noisot Fixin

Statue in memory of Napoleon in Parc Noisot Fixin

HAUTES-CÔTES

The legend of Romanée Conti started here

The hill of Vergy is behind Gevrey Chambertin

The hill of Vergy is behind Gevrey Chambertin

beaune

Beaune - the wine capital of France

Central Beaune

Central Beaune

Fontenay abbey

A magnificently preserved 11c Cistercian Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

commarin and chateauneuf

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

Châeauneuf en Auxois

Châeauneuf en Auxois

Chateauneuf en Auxois

the fort of thil

from 886 AD - one of Burgundy's architectural treasures

View from the ramparts over the Morvan

View from the ramparts over the Morvan

Ancien Gevrey

A short guide to the history of Gevrey Chambertin

Statue of a Cistercian monk in front of the Chteau de Gevrey

Statue of a Cistercian monk in front of the Chteau de Gevrey