6 days in Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Itinerary

6 days in Bourgogne-Franche-Comte Itinerary

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Dijon
— 1 night
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Beaune
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Alise-Sainte-Reine
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Chablis
— 1 night
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Vezelay
— 1 night
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Solutre-Pouilly
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Dijon

— 1 night

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.
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Geneva, Switzerland to Dijon is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Dijon can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You will leave for Beaune on the 26th (Sat).

Things to do in Dijon

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

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.
On the 26th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Hôtel-Dieu Museum Musée de l'Hôtel-Dieu and then do a tasting at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien.

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Traveling by car from Dijon to Beaune takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Beaune can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Alise-Sainte-Reine.

Things to do in Beaune

Museums · Wineries

Alise-Sainte-Reine

Alise-Sainte-Reine is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region of eastern France.The inhabitants of the commune are known as Alisiens or Alisiennes.EtymologyBecause of its identification with Alesia the origin of the name of Alise-Sainte-Reine has been the subject of numerous studies. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): meet the residents at Parc de l'Auxois.

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Traveling by car from Beaune to Alise-Sainte-Reine takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Chablis.

Things to do in Alise-Sainte-Reine

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

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Chablis

— 1 night

Golden Gate of Burgundy

Chablis is a town and commune in the Yonne department in Burgundy in north-central France.
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Drive from Alise-Sainte-Reine to Chablis in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 27th (Sun), you'll travel to Vezelay.

Things to do in Chablis

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Outdoors

Vezelay

— 1 night
Vézelay is a commune in the Yonne department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in north-central France. On the 27th (Sun), Head underground at Grottes d'Arcy-sur-Cure, then explore the engaging exhibits at Musee de l'Automobile du Chateau de Montjalin, then see the interesting displays at Cardo Land, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Sainte Madeleine.

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Traveling by car from Chablis to Vezelay takes an hour. In October in Vezelay, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Solutre-Pouilly.

Things to do in Vezelay

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Solutre-Pouilly

— 2 nights
Solutré-Pouilly is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France. Your day by day itinerary now includes Cite medievale de Perouges, Ternand and Chateau de Cormatin. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Solutre-Pouilly: Musee du tissage (in Chauffailles) and Montagne du Dun (in La Clayette). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at La Roche de Solutre, savor the flavors at Chateau De La Greffiere, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Salornay, and see the interesting displays at Musee de Prehistoire de Solutre.

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Traveling by car from Vezelay to Solutre-Pouilly takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Solutre-Pouilly

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Specialty Museums · Castles · Wineries & Vineyards