Burgundy Wine Tour

Burgundy is one of the most famous wine countries in the world and this trip is your chance to visit some of the best names in Burgundy vineyards, such as the famous Meursault!
Starting in Beaune where you will have time to visit the old Hospices, this tour takes you through the Cote de Beaune vineyards and the Chateau de Meursault and Pommard, among others. You will have the chance to visit caves and taste great wines.
After two nights in Beaune, you will cycle to Vougeot or Vosne Romanee, a charming wine village from which you can explore places like Gevrey Chambertin, home of great wines!
The trip ends in Dijon where you can decide to extend your stay for a few days.

Price from : 930 €
BIKE INCLUDED
Region : Burgundy
Duration : 5 Days / 4 Nights
Level : Hobby or Active
Trip : Self-guided
Activity : Biking
Dates : Starts any day

Click below to see hotels versions.

Day 1 :  

Arrive in Beaune

Arriving in the wine capital, the city of of Beaune. You have a little time to explore the city and discover some of its treasures, including the Hotel Dieu (also called Hospices de Beaune). Orientation in the evening with your guide.

Day 2 :  

Loop Ride to Meursault and Cote de Beaune Vineyards

Option 1 : 14 Miles - 22 Km  Option 2 : 30 Miles - 48 Km  Option 3 : 35 Miles - 57 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 278 Meters  Elevation gain 2 : 642 Meters  Elevation gain 3 : 642 Meters 

Ride from Beaune to the South of Burgundy and the Cotes de Beaune vineyards. You will be able to visit Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, Chagny, Pommard, Santenay and then back to Beaune. You will find many opportunities to taste and purchase local wines. When you return to Beaune you can also taste some of the appelations you visited by bike today !

Day 3 :  

Cycle to Vosne Romanee or Nuits St Georges

Distance 1 : 21 Miles - 34 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 300 Meters 

After breakfast, you will cycle from Beaune to the small village of Vosne Romanee or Nuits St Georges and discover the surrounding vineyards. You will bike on gentle rolling roads to Clos Vougeot, one of the largest vineyards in Burgundy producing Grand Cru wines.

Day 4 :  

Loop Rides through Gevrey Chambertin

Option 1 : 22 Miles - 35 Km  Option 2 : 27 Miles - 43 Km  Option 3 : 34 Miles - 55 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 530 Meters  Elevation gain 2 : 650 Meters  Elevation gain 3 : 840 Meters 

Cycle to the Cotes de Nuits vineyards, between Beaune and Dijon. Discover the charming villages of Chambolle Musigny, Morey Saint Denis and Gevrey Chambertin with its Medieval castle.

Day 5 :  

Departure Day

Departure at your leisure. Transfer to Dijon included, you can add extra nights or catch a train to Paris. Transfer is fixed for 9:30 am unless otherwise arranged by you.

Average / Day : Distance : 42.00 Km / 26.14 Miles - Elevation gain : 554.57 Meters

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Day : 1, 2

The 'Hôtel de la Cloche is a beautiful mansion located in the charming buildings of a former coaching inn from the 16th century with a lovely garden. Only a three minute walk away from the town centre we are glad to welcome you in this old residence with historical caracter.The peaceful setting, the quality of welcome and the many tourist sites will make up a very pleasant memory of your stay. The warm and family atmosphere of our hotel will charm you.


Day : 3, 4

Hostellerie Saint Vincent is conveniently located amidst Burgundy's famous vineyards. The hotel's location makes it easy to access the highlights of the region, yet provides a tranquil setting. On the grounds, there is the Alambic Restaurant, which provides its guests with a wine-cellar book and the 450 references for wines, of which 75 are from Nuits Saint Georges.


Day : Post-tour Night

In the authentic setting of the 15th century , the Hotel du Sauvage Dijon offers you a personalized welcome.Discover this amazing house in the heart of Dijon with comfortable rooms and great tranquility , dive into the history of this former coaching inn in the shade of the vine in the paved courtyard.


Day : 1, 2

The 17th century Hotel des Remparts situated inside the historic town of Beaune was renovated by the owners Claude and Elyane Epailly, who wanted to preserve the charm of the ancient mansion, combined with modern comfort.


Day : 3, 4

In the heart of the Vosne-Romanee vines is an exceptional hotel experience.Tomorrow's hospitality is here today...Lucie and Vincent, team-mates at the serviceof your well-being all year round. With over 20 air conditioned rooms and a spa, everyone's stay will be exquisite.


Day : Post-tour Night

Located in the heart of the history city center of Dijon, in Burgundy, the Hotel Philippe Le Bon and its two restaurants welcome you in a historic building. The history of the Hotel Philippe Le Bon, situated only a 2-minute walk from the Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy, is intimately linked with the history of Burgundy. Indeed, the establishment is composed of three magnificent private hotels which are listed. The most interesting part of the building is for sure the gothic courtyard perfectly kept where you will have the chance to have a glass of wine or eat. Besides, several rooms have a view on the gothic courtyard. Nowadays, this establishment has a shaded terrace, a listed gothic courtyard and several cellars where you will have the chance to appreciate the mix of modernity and charm.


Day : 1, 2

Step across the threshold of Le Cep and enter a totally different world! A privileged welcome, an attentive front desk staff, a warm and cozy atmosphere, all the ingredients to ensure your stay in Beaune is a unique moment. We strive to establish a real relationship with our guests thanks to a friendly and welcoming hotel where you will be the center of attention. Affiliated to the Small Luxury hotels of the World, which include some of the best hotels in the world all representative of their regional identities, Le Cep owes its charm to the uniting of 2 private mansions and their historical 16th century courtyards. The 65 rooms, of which 29 suites, are decorated with antique furnishings, each carefully selected. The names of the rooms are inspired by local villages and Grand Cru wines: Chablis, Clos Vougeot, Romanée Conti, Charmes Chambertiné. Your voyage throughout Burgundy begins here!


Day : 3, 4

The Chateau de Gilly, historical residence of the Abbaye de Citeaux, is located near to Clos Vougeot. It has lost none of its authenticity, with its moats, its French-style gardens and magnificent vaulted dining room. The cistercian building dates from the 14th century and today combines decor of the 17th century styles. Close to the major vineyards to Burgundy, the region's long history comes alive at this fine establishment.


Day : Post-tour Night

Located in the center of Dijon, La Cloche was built in 1884 and is listed as a heritage building. Enjoying the location near the Old Town and the Dukes' Palace, the hotel features a restaurant, a lounge bar, a business center, and a sauna. Golf courses are easy accessible in the surrounding area as well.

Bikes available for your tour

The characteristics of this bike are presented as an example and are not guaranteed
Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.

Hybrid bike - Standard
SCOTT SUB SPORT 20 - ( or equivalent)
INCLUDED

The SCOTT SUB Sport 20 (or equivalent) features a sporty trekking geometry that suits trips of all distances. Equipped with a Shimano 30 speed transmission, integrated front and rear lights, a custom Racktime carrier and compatibility with Snap'it accessories, this bike is begging to go on an adventure.

All sizes available: S, M, L, XL.

-Frame: SUB Sport 20 6061 Tig welding

-Fork: SF14 NEX DS HLO PM 700C

-Shifters : Shimano Deore SLM 590

-Chain ring & crank arms: Shimano FC-T3010 Black 48x38x26

-Cassette: Shimano CS-HG200-9 11-34 T Black

-Brakes: Tektro Disc Brake SCH-F15

-Stem: JD-ST103A

-Saddle: Syncros Urban Commuter 2.5

-Seat post: HL SP-56

-Rims/Spokes: X12 Disc, 32h / Pillar Steel 14G

-Tires: Continental City Ride II or Schwalbe Spicer or Marathon

-Weight: 17 kg / 37.48 lbs

Your bike rental comes with 2 bags (1 Rear pannier + 1 front pannier) so you can easily carry your staff during your ride.

Included with your bike rental :

-Helmet

-Lock

-Hand pump

-2 spare tubes

-Rear pannier

-Toolkit

-Tire levers

-Patch kit

-1 souvenir water bottle

-Pedals are included, flat by default or toe straps on request

Accessories


INCLUDED

GPS are included on most of our tours since 2008. We change the units every 2 years and always invest in the best models. Simple to use, easy to read, yet sophisticated devices they are available on all of our tours. The routes described in your roadbook are stored as tracks in the GPS unit. You simply have to follow the line shown on the GPS, and enjoy. 1 GPS for every 1-3 people


INCLUDED

Our roadbooks are complete packages of information that will help you to guide yourself through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out. We have invested significant time and incorporated the feedback of our customers over many years (since 1997!) to make our roadbooks even better. Our roadbooks include: color maps, highlighted routes, touristic information, orientation points to reach hotels, and easy to follow step by step directions (cue-sheets). Please note that for custom itineraries you will not have cue sheets. Only maps and GPS routes.


INCLUDED

Our Travelbooks are complete packages of information that will help you to guide yourself through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out. You will find information about the hotels, itinerary, regional informations...

Included

  • 4 nights of accommodation in superior hotels of charm with private shower and/or bath
  • Daily breakfast at each hotel, 2 dinners included
  • Hybrid bike rental included
  • Orientation in person with our local guide
  • Detailed ROAD BOOK, including details maps, touristic information, step by step itinerary and cue sheets
  • 1 GPS for every 1-3 people
  • All luggage transfers
  • Comprehensive trip literature
  • Technical and emergency support available at all times
  • Departure transfer to Dijon train station

What's not included

  • Airfare to and from the trip
  • Lodging before and after the trip
  • Drinks
  • Some meals are not included in each destination, which gives you the opportunity to explore regional cuisine on your own. You will find all information needed with our team support in your roadbook.

information

Arrival city is Beaune; via Paris Gare de Lyon by train; 1 hour, 30 min. and departure city is Nuits Saint Georges, 3Hrs to Paris Gare de Lyon. Trains from CDG airport to Dijon possible with connecting train to Beaune.

Tour rates

Contact our tour consultants for more information and an exact rate based upon your travel dates.

Price from* & per person Double occupancy Single supplement
(traveling with a group)
Solo traveler
(traveling alone)
Basic 930 € 190 € 1470 €
    Post-tour Night ** ** **
Standard 1190 € 290 € 1800 €
    Post-tour Night ** ** **
Upgraded 1450 € 560 € 2200 €
    Post-tour Night ** ** **
*Rates vary according to hotel availability and specific start date. Please contact us for triple room rates

Accessories

Accessories
GPS Included
Biking Roadbook Included
Travelbook Included

Bikes available

Bikes available Options per person
Hybrid Bike Rental
    Standard Included
Road Bike Rental
    Standard 100 €
    Performance 150 €
    Premium 210 €
Electric Assisted Bike
    Standard 100 €
Tandem Bike Rental
    Standard 25 €



Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.
Bot scann is mandatory