Burgundy Wine & Food Tour

This cycling tour is the perfect combination of the most important assets of the region: wine and food!
Starting in Dijon, you will make your way across the vineyards of the most famous wine villages of Burgundy. Cycling along the Cote de Beaune vineyards, you can also taste some of its wine. The tour ends in Beaune where you will have the time to visit the city and the famous Hospices de Beaune.
Cycling in the vineyards of Burgundy is one of the most rewarding ways to discover the local wines!

Price from : 1100 €
BIKE INCLUDED
Region : Burgundy
Duration : 7 Days / 6 Nights
Level : Hobby or Active
Trip : Self-guided
Activity : Biking
Dates : Starts any day

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Day 1 :  

Arrive in Dijon

Arrive in Dijon, you will meet your guide in your centrally located hotel to receive your documentation and bikes during the orientation in the evening. Explore the town during your free time.

Day 2 :  

Loop ride around Dijon

Distance 1 : 22 Miles - 35 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 290 Meters 

Riding today will take you out into the countryside around Dijon. Visit some of the nearby vineyards and sites including the Burgundy canal. Return to Dijon and stay at the same hotel.

Day 3 :  

Bike to Vosne Romanee

Option 1 : 14 Miles - 23 Km  Option 2 : 20 Miles - 32 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 139 Meters  Elevation gain 2 : 357 Meters 

Ride into the Cotes de Nuit wine country today, passing some of the most famous names in Burgundy wines such as Chambolle-Musigny, Gevrey Chambertin and Vougeot. Visit the Château du Clos Vougeot and stay in your charming hotel with a gourmet dinner included tonight.

Day 4 :  

Loop ride around the Vineyards

Option 1 : 21 Miles - 33 Km  Option 2 : 24 Miles - 39 Km  Option 3 : 32 Miles - 51 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 398 Meters  Elevation gain 2 : 535 Meters  Elevation gain 3 : 786 Meters 

Loop ride from Vougeot. Discover the Burgundy countryside and the vineyards of the Hautes Cotes de Nuits at your own pace. We propose different cycling options. This area is the center for the region's Grands Crus. Mainly reputed for its red wines, it also produces a few delicious whites. Wine tastings are available.

Return to the same hotel, gourmet dinner included.

Day 5 :  

Cycle to Beaune

Option 1 : 20 Miles - 32 Km  Option 2 : 28 Miles - 45 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 380 Meters  Elevation gain 2 : 574 Meters 

Leaving your hotel you will pass through the lower vineyard area of Cotes de Nuits and then into Beaune, the wine capital of the region. You will have plenty of time to explore Beaune and its many sites, including the famous Hotel Dieu, and the many wine caves of the city.

Day 6 :  

Loop ride around 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 towards the Cotes de Beaunes vineyard area. 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. You can also taste some of the appelations you visited in one of the caves in Beaune.

Day 7 :  

Departure Day

Departure at your leisure after breakfast. Extra nights can be arranged as well as trains back to Paris with hotel.

Average / Day : Distance : 37.91 Km / 23.64 Miles - Elevation gain : 456.45 Meters

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Day : 1, 2, 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 : 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 : 5, 6

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 : 1, 2, 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 : 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 : 5, 6

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, 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.


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 : 5, 6

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!

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

  • 6 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

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 Dijon; via Paris Gare de Lyon by TGV; 1 hour, 35 min. and departure city is Beaune, 2Hrs 10 min to Paris Gare de Lyon. Trains from CDG airport to Dijon possible.

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 1100 € 250 € 1710 €
    Post-tour Night ** ** **
Standard 1450 € 400 € 2280 €
    Post-tour Night ** ** **
Upgraded 1990 € 790 € 2880 €
    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 135 €
    Performance 205 €
    Premium 275 €
Electric Assisted Bike
    Standard 135 €
Tandem Bike Rental
    Standard 40 €



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