Activities in Beaune

In Burgundy and Beaune there is so much to see and do…

To See, To Do

Guided tour of Beaune

  • Hôtel Dieu – Hospices de Beaune (400,000 visitors a year)
  • Notre Dame Basilica
  • Wine market
  • Fallot mustard factory
  • And so much more…

Wine tourism

  • Wine tastings
  • Organised wine tours to prestigious villages such as Pommard, Meursault, Volnay, Santenay and Puligny-Montrachet, among others
  • Vineyard experiences (e.g. an introduction to vintage wines, gastronomy)
  • And much, much more…

Exploration and Outdoor Activities

  • Hiking throughout the Côte d’Or
  • Nearby golf courses
  • Citeaux Abbey (birthplace of the Cistercian order) – 30 kms (18 miles)
  • Bibracte archaeological site (Gaulish capital 2,000 years ago) – 70 kms (44 miles)
  • Ateliers du Cinéma visit (film school founded by Claude Lelouch, offering one film with commentary per day)
  • Santenay Casino – 18 kms (11 miles)
  • Château of Clos de Vougeot (“Fraternity of Knights of the Wine-Tasting Cup”) – 29 kms (18 miles)
  • Bike tours through the vineyards with Burgundy Evasion (Climates of Burgundy – UNESCO World Heritage List)
  • Hot-air balloon flights (Air Escargot)
  • And more…