Beaune and Burgundy vineyards

This bike tour will let you experience the charming wine town of Beaune and the beautiful Burgundy vineyards around it.
You will discover Beaune and the famous Hospice de Beaune, founded in 1443. You will also go through the vineyards of the Cote de Beaune with some famous names such as Meursault, Pommard or Puligny-Montrachet among other Chateaux. Visit the old villages of Savigny les Beaune and Chateauneuf and immerge yourself in the 14th century Burgundy!
This trips accommodates cyclists of various abilities, and even non-cyclists who would like to explore Beaune, its history, and even just walk around to discover its beautiful architecture.

Price from : 690 €
BIKE INCLUDED
Region : Burgundy
Duration : 5 Days / 4 Nights
Level : Casual or Hobby
Trip : Self-guided
Activity : Biking
Dates : Starts any day

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Day 1 :  

Arrive in Beaune

Arrive in the wine capital, the city of of Beaune. Before or after your orientation you have time to explore this city and some of its treasures including the Hotel Dieu, also called Hospices de Beaune. Night in centrally located hotel. Wine tastings and guided tours are available when booked in advance.

Day 2 :  

Meursault 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 

In three riding days, you can choose between several itineraries. We can also suggest some longer, more challenging rides for those interested.

This format allows people of all abilities to come along, including non-riding participants. We can suggest visits by car and arrange spa treatments and other great activities to experience an exciting trip in Burgundy!

  • Cotes de Beaunes vineyard area (22-48km/14-30mi): You will visit Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, Chagny, Pommard, and then return to Beaune. You will find many opportunities to taste and purchase products along the way. Overnight in Beaune.
  • Cotes de Beaunes - challenging option (52km/31mi): this itinerary includes the first option, plus an extra ride to Rochepot Baubigny and Nolay

  • Loop around Beaune to Savigny les Beaune (28km/18mi): This itinerary will take you towards Savigny les Beaune, a small village between the Corton Mountain and Beaune. Savigny situated in a very old vineyards which used to belong to the local Dukes and Abbeys. Its 14th C. Castle still reflects the pride and status this vineyard used to have.
  • Loop around Chateauneuf (up to 73km/43mi): Ride to Chateauneuf, a beautifully quaint French wine country village over looking the vineyards of the Cote d'Or and the Bourgogne Canal. Its Castle is known as one of Burgundys jewels of the Medieval architecture. This ride is a little bit more challenging due to the distance, but definitely worth it!

Day 3 :  

Cycle to Savigny les Beaune

Distance 1 : 39 Miles - 63 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 757 Meters 

In three riding days, you can choose between several itineraries. We can also suggest some longer, more challenging rides for those interested.

This format allows people of all abilities to come along, including non-riding participants. We can suggest visits by car and arrange spa treatments and other great activities to experience an exciting trip in Burgundy!

  • Cotes de Beaunes vineyard area (22-48km/14-30mi): You will visit Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, Chagny, Pommard, and then return to Beaune. You will find many opportunities to taste and purchase products along the way. Overnight in Beaune.
  • Cotes de Beaunes - challenging option (52km/31mi): this itinerary includes the first option, plus an extra ride to Rochepot Baubigny and Nolay

  • Loop around Beaune to Savigny les Beaune (28km/18mi): This itinerary will take you towards Savigny les Beaune, a small village between the Corton Mountain and Beaune. Savigny situated in a very old vineyards which used to belong to the local Dukes and Abbeys. Its 14th C. Castle still reflects the pride and status this vineyard used to have.
  • Loop around Chateauneuf (up to 73km/43mi): Ride to Chateauneuf, a beautifully quaint French wine country village over looking the vineyards of the Cote d'Or and the Bourgogne Canal. Its Castle is known as one of Burgundys jewels of the Medieval architecture. This ride is a little bit more challenging due to the distance, but definitely worth it!

Day 4 :  

Bike the Burgundy vineyards

Option 1 : 17 Miles - 28 Km  Option 2 : 45 Miles - 73 Km 

In three riding days, you can choose between several itineraries. We can also suggest some longer, more challenging rides for those interested.

This format allows people of all abilities to come along, including non-riding participants. We can suggest visits by car and arrange spa treatments and other great activities to experience an exciting trip in Burgundy!

  • Cotes de Beaunes vineyard area (22-48km/14-30mi): You will visit Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, Chagny, Pommard, and then return to Beaune. You will find many opportunities to taste and purchase products along the way. Overnight in Beaune.
  • Cotes de Beaunes - challenging option (52km/31mi): this itinerary includes the first option, plus an extra ride to Rochepot Baubigny and Nolay

  • Loop around Beaune to Savigny les Beaune (28km/18mi): This itinerary will take you towards Savigny les Beaune, a small village between the Corton Mountain and Beaune. Savigny situated in a very old vineyards which used to belong to the local Dukes and Abbeys. Its 14th C. Castle still reflects the pride and status this vineyard used to have.
  • Loop around Chateauneuf (up to 73km/43mi): Ride to Chateauneuf, a beautifully quaint French wine country village over looking the vineyards of the Cote d'Or and the Bourgogne Canal. Its Castle is known as one of Burgundys jewels of the Medieval architecture. This ride is a little bit more challenging due to the distance, but definitely worth it!

Day 5 :  

Departure Day

Departure after breakfast. Additional nights can be arranged.

Average / Day : Distance : 48.50 Km / 30.00 Miles - Elevation gain : 579.75 Meters

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Day : 1, 2, 3, 4

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 : 1, 2, 3, 4

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 : 1, 2, 3, 4

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.

Bikes available for your tour

Accessories


Hybrid & Electric Assisted Bike rental : Your bike comes with 2 bags (1 rear pannier + 1 front pannier) so you can easily carry your stuff during your ride.
  • Rear pannier containing : Helmet / Lock / Pump / 2 Spare tubes
  • Handlebar bag containing: Toolkit / Tire levers / Patch kit
  • 1 souvenir water bottle
  • Odometer
  • Flat pedals are included (toe straps on request)
Road bike :
  • Saddle bag containing : Toolkit / Tire levers / Patch kit / 2 Spare tubes / 1 Hand pump + Rear pannier
  • Helmet
  • Odometer
  • Lock
  • Flat pedals are included (toe straps on request)
  • 2 souvenir water bottles

Roadbooks


Our road books 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 road books even better. Our road books include: color maps, highlighted routes, touristic information, orientation points to reach hotels, and easy to follow directions step by step (Cue-sheet). Please note that for custom itineraries you will not have cue sheets. Only maps and GPS routes.

GPS


GPS are included on all 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
Rates vary according to the availability of hotels and seasons.
Contact our sales team for more information and an exact rate based upon your travel dates.

Included

  • 4 nights of accommodation in superior hotels of charm with private shower and/or bath
  • Daily breakfast at each hotel
  • 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
  • Comprehensive trip literature
  • Technical and emergency support available at all times

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; 2 hour, 30 min. and departure city is Beaune, 2Hrs 10 min to Paris Gare de Lyon. Trains from CDG airport to Dijon possible with connecting train to Beaune.

Price from & per person Double occupancy Single supplement
(traveling with a group)
Solo traveler
(traveling alone)
Basic 690 € 190 € 1070 €
Standard 870 € 280 € 1300 €
Upgraded 1430 € 640 € 2210 €

*Please contact us for triple room rates

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


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