Discover the heritage of Burgundy

Our tourist routes will take you on a wonderful journey. Burgundy boasts an astonishing array of treasures. Come and explore this outstanding historical heritage in its natural, leafy setting.

Vézelay. Crédit A. Doire / Bourgogne Tourisme

 

Contemplate our religious heritage

Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of the great centres of Christianity at the spiritual heart of Burgundy. Get into the minds of monks at the abbeys of Cluny and Citeaux, travel through the region to see lovely Romanesque churches and impressive Hôtels-Dieu.

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Sully. Crédit A. Doire / Bourgogne Tourisme

 

Tour châteaux and historic buildings

From the Middle Ages to the Renaissance, explore the history of Burgundian buildings. Travel back in time at the medieval site of Guédelon, along the Châteaux tourist route in Saône-et-Loire or in the Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy

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MBA. Crédit A. Doire / Bourgogne Tourisme

 

Discover Museums

From the resting places of the Dukes of Burgundy to the daily life of Bressan peasants of yesteryear, from the impressive bronze vase of Vix to the delicately painted faiences of Nevers, from the exceptional treasures of the cathedral at Sens to the spy cameras at Chalon-sur-Saône, Burgundy’s museums are home to a world of infinite discoveries.

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Pleurants. Crédit A. Doire / Bourgogne Tourisme

 

In the footsteps of the Dukes of Burgundy !

Welcome to the home of the Dukes of Burgundy and their subjects:  medieval towns and ducal vineyards, Gothic churches and castle fortresses await you for two years brimming in events!

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