9 days/8 nights, with 7 days cycling


Start any date between May 1 and October 31

We recommend you to start this trip on a Friday so that you can see the market in Beaune held every saturday


48 km (30 miles) daily average

Some hills every day of moderate difficulty with one very challenging climb on Day 2
Extra km possible


Classic Accommodation:   US$2560     

Single Supplement:

US$595

    
Casual/B&B Accommodation:   US$1885

Single Supplement:
US$425

         
Luxe Accommodation:
US$3750
Single Supplement
US$720

 

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  • 8 nights hotels
  • All breakfasts and two dinners.
  • Luggage transfers
  • Use of a high quality performance hybrid or road bike and accessories
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You start in Beaune, about 320 km southeast of Paris.

Beaune is a famous and pleasant town in the heart of the Côte d’Or vineyards. It boasts a charming medieval quarter of narrow streets, welcoming squares and buildings topped with gleaming roof tiles. Beaune can be easily reached from Paris via Dijon. It is also close to the international airports in Lyon and Geneva.

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France

 

Burgundy Cycling 9 Days
Like a fine aged wine, savour Burgundy slowly, with time for its subtleties to penetrate. Great art, gastronomic food, and a history fermented with religion and royalty are your first tastes. Sip again and find white cows dotting green pastures embraced by hedgerows, and villages where you are greeted with a wave and friendly calls of “Bonne Route!” Self-guided cycling is the ultimate way to discover Burgundy.


 
Hôtel des Remparts

Hôtel des Remparts, Beaune
Situated inside the historic remparts of Beaune (hence the name), close to restaurants and cafes, this 17th century building was renovated into a traditional 3-star hotel, preserving the charm of the ancient mansion, with modern comforts. Straight Talk: This hotel’s style is more traditional than contemporary and some guests comment that it could use an updating.

 

Manoir de Serrigny, Vandenesse en auxois (Châteauneuf)

This intimate inn has only four rooms (all large) and the property has a swimming pool and tennis courts. The pretty village of Serigny is delightful to stay in and the host, Marie-Pascale is very welcoming. Recommended by Alistair Sawdays’ Special Places to Stay

 

Hôtel de la Côte D’Or, Semur-en-Auxois
Recently refurbished, this 3-star hotel is in the center of town and is our choice for comfortable stay in Semur-Auxois. Restaurants are walking distance from the hotel.

Hôtel de la Poste et du Lion D'Or, Vézelay
This former post office has been renovated into a 3-star hotel. The rooms have great views and the hotel restaurant has a good reputation among guests. Straight Talk: Fodor’s describes the hotel as: “A terrace out front welcomes you to this rambling hotel, which features light, bright (if somewhat staid) rooms—most with private balconies.” They describe our luxe option, Esperance, as “a luxurious retreat”.

Hôtel Le Cep, Beaune
Originally built in 1442, this 4-star hotel features a magnificent tower and a beautiful stone staircase, as well as two historical courtyards and a picturesque garden. Rooms are decorated in the traditional French style. Member: Small Luxury Hotels of the World; Chateaux & Hotels Collection

 

Abbaye de la Bussière, La Bussière-sur-Ouche (7km from Châteauneuf)

This Relais & Châteaux hotel, once a medieval castle and Cistercian monastery offers luxurious lodgings surrounded by an 18 acre park. The one-star Michelin restaurant is superb and was recently rated one of the top 20 in France by the Sunday Times

 

Hôtel de la Côte D’Or, Semur-en-Auxois *Classic Inn
Recently refurbished, this 3-star hotel is in the center of town and is our choice for comfortable stay in Semur-Auxois. Restaurants are walking distance from the hotel.

L’Esperance - Marc Meneau, Saint-Père (2km from Vézelay)

This 4-star, Relais & Chateaux property sits at the foot of Vezelay Abbey hill in the heart of extensive grounds. The décor is a harmonious blend of antique and contemporary and every room is distinct. The 2-star Michelin Restaurant here is world-renowned.

 

Chambres d’Hôtes Fare Nui, Montagny-lès-Beaune

This charming bed & breakfast is located in a hamlet outside of Beaune. The rooms are comfortable and the proprietors friendly. There is table-d’hote (dinner) available.

 

Hostellerie du Chateau, Châteauneuf-en-Auxois

This 3-star hotel in the center of Châteauneuf overlooks the Canal de Bourgogne and the surrounding countryside. This is one of France’s most beautiful villages with fairytale turreted towers dating back to the twelfth century.

 

Hôtel des Cymaises, Semur-en-Auxois

In the heart of medieval Semur-en-Auxois, this ancient mansion from the 13th and 14th century has been transformed into a comfortable casual hotel with 18 peaceful guest rooms.

Le Compostelle, Vézelay

This casual inn has just 18 rooms, a quiet garden and a terrace on the village square. The breakfast room boasts panoramic views over the valley. Recommended as a Frommer guide favourite.

 

 

 

"Burgundy exceeded by far over expectations. Food and wine out of this world and wonderfully welcoming people. Our best cycling tour in France from all over 6 times."

- R. Pasturel


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