14 days in Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Itinerary

14 days in Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Itinerary

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Dijon
— 3 nights
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Arbois
— 2 nights
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Beaune
— 2 nights
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Tournus
— 2 nights
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Nevers
— 1 night
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Chablis
— 3 nights

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Dijon

Dijon ©

Gateway to Burgundy

Perhaps best known for its locally produced mustard, Dijon also makes a wonderfully flavorful crème de cassis, or blackcurrant liqueur, and boasts excellent examples of regional architecture with polychrome roofs made of tiles in terracotta, green, yellow, and black placed in geometric patterns.
Get outdoors at Owl's Trail and Lac Kir. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Remparts de Langres and Cathedrale Saint-Benigne de Dijon. Step out of Dijon with an excursion to Eglise Notre Dame in Auxonne--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, admire the landmark architecture of Hotel de Vogue, do a tasting at Domaine Isabelle Lippe, and get outside with Route des Grands Crus.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Dijon trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Dijon is an approximately 6-hour train ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Dijon are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can go by car to Arbois.

Things to do in Dijon

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Owl's Trail ©
Owl's Trail
Remparts de Langres ©
Remparts de Langres
Spas

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Arbois

Arbois ©
Arbois is a commune in the Jura department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France. On the 16th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Just d'Arbois. Keep things going the next day: stop by Place de la Liberte, take in the views from Pont des Capucins, contemplate the long history of Tour Gloriette, admire the sheer force of Reculee des Planches, then contemplate the long history of Villa Palladienne, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Belvedere des Quatre Lacs.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Arbois travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Dijon to Arbois in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Beaune.

Things to do in Arbois

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Eglise Saint-Just d'Arbois ©
Eglise Saint-Just d'Arbois
Villa Palladienne ©
Villa Palladienne
Maison de Louis Pasteur ©
Maison de Louis Pasteur

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Beaune

Beaune ©

Wine Capital of Burgundy

The Wine Capital of the Burgundy region in the Côte-d'Or department, Beaune is a walled city with features remaining from the pre-Roman and Roman eras in eastern France.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Nicolas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Les Caves de l'Abbaye, learn about winemaking at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, learn about winemaking at Domaine Chateau de Citeaux, then examine the collection at Musee Pompon, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint Andoche de Saulieu, and finally snap pictures at Pinard Bridge.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Beaune trip tool.

Traveling by car from Arbois to Beaune takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Tournus.

Things to do in Beaune

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Les Caves de l'Abbaye ©
Les Caves de l'Abbaye
Chateau Corton C. ©
Chateau Corton C.
Basilique Saint Andoche de Saulieu ©
Basilique Saint Andoche de Saulieu

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Tournus

Tournus ©
Tournus is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.GeographyTournus is located on the right bank of the Saône, 20 km. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Pierre. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Brancion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint-Gervais et Saint-Protais, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Saint-Romain, then explore the fascinating underground world of Grottes de Blanot, then indulge your senses at Cave de Lugny, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Cormatin.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Tournus tour planner.

You can drive from Beaune to Tournus in an hour. September in Tournus sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nevers.

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Chateau de Brancion ©
Chateau de Brancion
Les Vignerons de Mancey ©
Les Vignerons de Mancey
Chateau de Cormatin ©
Chateau de Cormatin

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Nevers

Nevers ©
Nevers is the prefecture of the Nièvre department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in central France. To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nevers trip maker site.

You can drive from Tournus to Nevers in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Chablis.

Things to do in Nevers

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Palais Ducal ©
Palais Ducal
Porte du Croux ©
Porte du Croux
Chapelle Sainte Marie ©
Chapelle Sainte Marie

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Chablis

Chablis ©

Golden Gate of Burgundy

Chablis is a town and commune in the Yonne department in Burgundy in north-central France.
Get some historical perspective at Eglise Saint-Pierre de Tonnerre and Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Chablis Vititours and Domaine PL & JF Bersan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chablis: Champagne Tassin (in Loches-sur-Ource), Chassenay d'Arce (in Ville sur Arce) and Champagne Devaux (in Bar-sur-Seine). There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Domaine Celine & Frederic Gueguen, examine the collection at Domaine Alain Geoffroy, and indulge your taste buds at Musee de la vigne et du tire-bouchon.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Chablis attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Nevers to Chablis takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chablis

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Domaine Celine & Frederic Gueguen ©
Domaine Celine & Frederic Gueguen
Chablis Vititours ©
Chablis Vititours
Domaine PL & JF Bersan ©
Domaine PL & JF Bersan