Romantic city walk after hiking in the Burgund
Hiking break with wine
Incredible castle le rochepot on the hiking tour
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Burgundy

Walks & Life in de Lap of Luxury.

A fantastic journey for both gourmets and wine-connoisseurs, leading you through one of France’s most stunning regions. Burgundy, a very fertile region has provided its farmers, hunters and especially its wine-growers with the best quality produce for over one thousand years. Consequently, Burgundy’s cuisine is one of the best-known in the world and the deep red Burgundy wine a synonym for the finest of wines. The best way to explore this region is on foot, where you will discover pretty little villages, medieval castles and ancient monasteries. During a picknick along the trail including regional culinary treats and a sip of the local wine you can recuperate and live life in the lap of luxury!

Moderate Walking

Moderate Walking
  • 8 Days / 7 Nights
  • Self-guided tour
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Itinerary

Beaune is Burgundy’s ‚wine capital’ with a lovely old part of town. You have the opportunity to visit the hotel Dieu.

As soon as you have explored Beaune sufficiently, start your walk towards Meursault. Gently the trail leads into the well-known wine village of Pommard, where you will have the first opportunity to taste some of the delicious Burgundy wine.

ca. 3 hours
11 km
230 m
200 m

Today you come across the picturesque village of Saint Romain. Follow the Roman traces within the ruins of the palace. The church dating back to the 12th century is also worth a visit and the village restaurant offers a first class lunch.

ca. 4,5 hours
17 km
370 m
370 m

Leaving the vineyards behind, you walk in the shade of the characteristic oak forest. After that on to La Rochepot village and marvel at La Rochepot palace which is definitely worth a visit. From La Rochepot follow the trail to the ancient market town of Nolay.

ca. 4,5 hours
17 km
430 m
350 m

This day commences with a gentle ascent across lovely pastures with the well-known Charolais cows grazing. Once at the top you walk downhill to Santenay village accompanied by marvellous views onto the Saône plain and a glance of the Alps in the distance. Onwards past the ‚Canal du Centre’ and through vineyards to Rully/Chassey le Camp.

ca. 4 to 5 hours
21 km
530 m
630 m

Today’s first target is Montaigu palace in the South and follow remote trails past vineyards and forests along the ‚Côtes Chalonnaises’. Past the villages Aluze and Nantoux the path leads you into the well-known village of Mercurey.

ca. 4 to 6 hours
17 km
530 m
530 m

Walking through a landscape with lots of hills you return to Beaune. In the course of this you will cross the Canal du Centre in the village of Remigny and walk through the famous vineyards of Chassagne and Puligny Montrachet and then onwards to Meursault. Finally from there you keep going on foot to Beaune or treat yourself to a taxi ride instead.

ca. 5 hours
26 km
260 m
250 m

Characteristics of the route

Comfortable walks on well-maintained paths, easily manageable with basic fitness level. Daily tours are designed to combine the sheer pleasure of walking with plenty of chances for sightseeing or having breaks at vineyards on the way.

Prices and events

All data for 2019 at a glance
Season 1
Mar 1, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019
daily (CAT A), Sunday until incl. Wednesday (CAT B)
Burgundy 8 days, Cat. A, FR-BUWBE-08A
Base price
Surcharge single room
Surcharge single traveler
Burgundy 8 days, Cat. B, FR-BUWBE-08B
Base price
Surcharge single room
Surcharge single traveler
1019,00
450,00
140,00
749,00
313,00
140,00

Category A: You will stay in Meursault in a comfortable 3***-hotel with pool and in Chassey le Camp in a comfortable 3***-hotel with pool and a beautiful garden as well.

Category B: In Meursault and Rully you will stay in beautiful and cozy 2**-hotels (French classifying).

Season 1
Mar 1, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019
Beaune A comfort
Extra night p.p. dbl/bb
Extra night sgl/bb
Beaune B Standard
Extra night p.p. dbl/bb
Extra night sgl/bb
92,00
161,00
69,00
127,00

Services and infos

Included:

  • 7 overnight stays in selected category, breakfast included
  • 3x evening meal (1x Meursault, 2x Rully/Chassey le Camp)
  • Luggage transfer
  • Carefully elaborated route description
  • Detailed travel and tour documents 1x per room (German, English)
  • Service hotline

Arrival / Parking / Departure:

  • Train journey via Paris to Beaune, approx. 2,5 hours (www.sncf.com).
  • Parking: hotel parking spaces or limited number of spaces near the hotel both free of charge, no reservation necessary. Hotel garage (limited number of spaces), approx. EUR 10 per day. No reservation possible, payable on-site.

Things to note:

  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price
  • Number of participants: min. 2 persons
  • Taxi transfer from Pommard to Beaune optionally, approx. EUR 20 per fare
  • Special dates on request
  • Further important information according to the package travel law can be found here!
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Ratings

5 of 5 Stars (2 Ratings)
5 stars
Beate Simon AT | 12.05.2017
Wanderreise Burgund
Die Unterkünfte sind sehr angenehm, das Wanderprogramm war sehr abwechslungsreich, schöne Reise.
5 stars
Jürgen Baumgärtel DE | 30.05.2016
Wunderschön
Hat sehr viel Spaß gemacht, war sehr abwechslungsreich.

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