WHAT TO DO WITH CHILDREN IN BURGUNDY

If family activities become a jigsaw puzzle and take time to organize, this page is for you. We have arranged the best family outings in Burgundy. 

So, follow the guide! You will find activities within everyone's reach.

 

Montagny-lès-Beaune - NATURAL BATHING AND AQUATIC RECREATION

Nature site, leisure & water-based activities, lounge restaurant area. A few kilometres from the centre of Beaune, in Montagny-les-Beaune, a 100% natural site for water-based recreation: take the plunge in Beaune on the Beach! Bathe in the naturally filtered water of 4 pools covering 3000 m². 

Contact : +33 (0)380 229 202

 

MONTBARD SWIMMING POOL- Aquatic Center Amphitrite

Bathing, Children's games, aqua park, Swimming pool, open-air swimming pool, Supervised beach.

Location : Rue Michel Servet, 21500 MONTBARD Contact : + 33 3 80 89 15 20

Location : Rue Michel Servet, 21500 MONTBARD

Contact : + 33 3 80 89 15 20

ARNAY-SOUS-VITTEAUX - PARC DE L'AUXOIS

Bathing, Theme park, aqua park, open-air swimming pool, Zoo - animal park.

Location : Le Foulon – D905, 21350 ARNAY SOUS VITTEAUX Contact : + 33 3 80 49 64 01

Location : Le Foulon – D905, 21350 ARNAY SOUS VITTEAUX

Contact : + 33 3 80 49 64 01

Messigny-et-Vantoux - In'Forest Adventure Park

Located a few kilometers of the Golden Fleece In'forest the adventure park, come and enjoy the most beautiful forest of old pine trees of the Dijon region.

Location : Route de Saussy (D996), 21380 Messigny et Vantoux 

Contact : + 33 6 19 50 09 35

Marey-lès-Fussey - "House with a thousand truffles & mushrooms"

The house with a thousand truffles and mushrooms is for nature lovers, truffles, mushrooms and gastronomy. Located in the heart of the Hautes Côtes de Nuits, this unique place was built and developed by two enthusiasts.

Location : Route de Villers, 21700 Marey-lès-Fussey

Location : Route de Villers, 21700 Marey-lès-Fussey

Composed of an exhibition room retracing the different themes of the Burgundy truffle, a video room and a shop, the timber-framed house overlooks a wooded park of 1.5 ha tracing the seasons of mushrooms.

Half day: 10 am-4pm / Prices: 28 € for adults - 14 € for children

Mâlain - Château

This medieval castle crowns the rocky spur which dominates the village of Mâlain, located just 30 minutes north of Gevrey-Chambertin. For 20 years, volunteers have invested in restoring and preserving this remarkable heritage.

Location : Rue du Four, 21410 Mâlain  Contact : +33 3 80 23 66 08

Location : Rue du Four, 21410 Mâlain

 Contact : +33 3 80 23 66 08

Treigny - Château de Guédelon, The medieval adventure of the 21st century ! 

In the heart of Puisaye, in the Yonne, in Burgundy, some fifty workmen take up an extraordinary challenge: to build a castle today using the techniques and materials used in the Middle Ages.

In July and August: from 10 am to 7 pm every day / At 2h30 of Dijon by the A 6 (exit N ° 20, Auxerre South) / Contact : guedelon@guedelon.fr - +33 3 86 45 66 66 / Route départementale 955, 89520 Treigny

Prémeaux-Prissey - Nautical teleski of côte d'or

The TNCO is located halfway between Dijon and Beaune on the road of great wines!
 4 long-time friends decided to leave the South-West of France to return to their land and open a nautical ski-tow of 5 pulleys. The campsite abandoned for many years, is expected to reopen in part in May 2017 and in full in 2018. In the meantime, come and ride with family or friends and discover the region!

Location : Base de Loisirs Saule Guillaume, 21700 Premeaux Prissey / Contact : +33 6 74 45 84 26

Location : Base de Loisirs Saule Guillaume, 21700 Premeaux Prissey / Contact : +33 6 74 45 84 26

 

 

 

 

LE CREUSOT - PARC DES COMBES

Welcome to the Park of Combes located in the Creusot in Burgundy! The Parc Touristique des Combes is set in more than 70 hectares and offers a range of unusual, outdoor activities! Try, for example  the train to steam "The Jalopy of the Crouillotes".

Location : Parc des Combes, Rue des Pyrénées , 71200 The Creusot Contact : + 33 3 85 55 26 23  

Location : Parc des Combes, Rue des Pyrénées , 71200 The Creusot

Contact : + 33 3 85 55 26 23

 

MAGNY-SUR-TILLE - Lake of Arc-sur-Tille

Bathing, Canoeing and kayaking, Pedalo, Beach Volley, nautical base, Children's games, aqua park, Supervised beach, lake.

Location : Rue du Château, 21110 - MAGNY-SUR TILLE Contact : + 33 3 80 31 56 39 

Location : Rue du Château21110 - MAGNY-SUR TILLE
Contact : + 33 3 80 31 56 39 

Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur - Acro-Mania adventure trail

Acro'Mania is a park located in the forest of Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur. Come and join our High Adventure Course 10 different levels. For smaller as for larger, there is something for everyone!

Location : Rue des Artisans, 21800 Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur Contact : Nicolas Szlatala-Pallot / +33 6 30 29 92 80

Location : Rue des Artisans, 21800 Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur

Contact : Nicolas Szlatala-Pallot / +33 6 30 29 92 80

Alise-Sainte-Reine - Muséoparc Alésia

Every year since 2007, guided tours, educational workshops, thematic weekends, open-air exhibition are offered. You are invited to explore the ancient monumental center consisting of a sanctuary, a theater and a forum closed by a basilica.

Near the MuséoParc Alésia, Venarey-les Laumes has a nautical stop open to tourists and, during the summer season, a hostess is present to welcome the sailors. Two boats companies are located on the commune.

Location : 1 Route des Trois Ormeaux,  21150 Alise-Sainte-Reine Contact : +33 3 80 96 96 23 / contact@alesia.com  

Location : 1 Route des Trois Ormeaux,  21150 Alise-Sainte-Reine

Contact : +33 3 80 96 96 23 / contact@alesia.com

 

Vitteaux - Horse races

The hippodrome of Vitteaux, unique in Côte-d'Or, welcomes you in the heart of the Auxois! This hippodrome created by Gilbert Mathieu, former deputy mayor of the city, enjoys an exceptional natural setting on the surrounding hills covered with vast meadows offering a superb panorama.

Horse Racing on Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 2 pm and Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 2 pm.

Location : Société de Course de Vitteaux, 12 Rue Edmé Millot - 21350 Vitteaux Contact : + 33 3 80 33 95 00

Location : Société de Course de Vitteaux, 12 Rue Edmé Millot - 21350 Vitteaux

Contact : + 33 3 80 33 95 00

Talmay - Château

Classical chateau of the 18th century, backed by a fortress. French garden created in 1753 in the park with centuries-old charms.

Opening hours of the Château de Talmay : From 1 August to 15 September
Every day except Monday from 1 am to 7 pm

Location : Place du Château, 21270 Talmay Contact : +33 3  80 36 13 64

Location : Place du Château, 21270 Talmay

Contact : +33 3  80 36 13 64

 

DIJON - Let's climb THE TOWER of PHILIPPE LE good

From its 46 m high, the Philippe le Bon tower offers an exceptional panorama of the city of Dijon and its surroundings. The Philippe le Bon Tower, originally named after the terrace, dominates the entire Palace of the Dukes and the States of Burgundy.
Raised between 1450 and 1460 for Philippe le Bon at the same time as the ducal house, it recalls the prestigious medieval past of Dijon under the reign of the great dukes Valois.

When, Where ? :  Historical Center /  Tourist Office of Dijon - +33 8 92 70 05 58 -> Mandatory reservation

Rates: Full price: 3 € / Children (For children under 12): free of charge / 13-18 years: 1.50€