Must-see tourist attractions

Welcome to Burgundy ! Start off by discovering must-see sites such as the abbey of Fontenay, the village of Vézelay, the rock of Solutré and the Morvan.

It’s time for lunch. Choose from one of many restaurants which feature in gastronomic guides and enjoy the chef’s delicious cuisine made from local produce
Discover the events which take place throughout the year and enjoy a street festival, a concert or a wine festival.
For those who love sport, the lakes, forests and vines of the region offer a multitude of possibilities to get away from it all, recharge your batteries and be active

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Dijon

« Capital of the Dukes of Burgundy »
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No river, but a hundred towers ...

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Abbey church of Cluny

« Spiritual heart of medieval Europe »
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The Vix treasure

« Secrets of a Celtic lady »
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thirty year old princess ...

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Fontenay abbey

« Highlight of Romanesque art »
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Between forest and marshes ...

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The Hospices de Beaune

« A place of legend »
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An age-old hospital tradition ...

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Basilica of Paray-le-Monial

« Jewel of Cluniac art »
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Architectural showpiece ...

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Contemporary Art Spaces

« Burgundy’s creative side »
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Priory of La Charité-sur-Loire

« UNESCO World Heritage site »
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Just cross the bridge... ...

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The canals of Burgundy

« Waterways and great scenery »
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Semur-en-Brionnais

« Major Cluniac site »
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The mark of Saint Hugues ...

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The sites labelled « Maisons des Illustres »

« In the footsteps of famous Burgundians »
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Sens and its Synodal palace

« Gateway to Burgundy »
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In the time of the Archbishops ...

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Bibracte and Mont Beuvray

« Archaeology and the great outdoors! »
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In the footsteps of Vercingetorix ...

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Guédelon : A Castle in the Making

« The ultimate in grand design »
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Experimental archaeology in action ...

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MuséoParc Alésia

« In the footsteps of Vercingetorix »
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An 'oppidum' and its secrets ...

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