An outstanding destination from Dijon to Marseille
Well-known as being two of the most popular holiday roads, and also thanks to the many Michelin-starred chefs here, the National 6 and National 7 roads in France have a fascinating history in terms of French food and drink.
Alongside the Saône and the Rhône, you'll find a selection of Gourmet Offers and Remarkable Experiences ("once in a lifetime experiences!") that will show you the sheer diversity of this vast territory that spans 3 regions:
- Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur
Come and explore the winegrowing estates and wine-tasting cellars, the local craftspeople, restaurants and inns, producers and other activities and sights related to gastronomy and wine in this geographical area. The celebrations and events on this theme are also unmissable...
Let's begin our epicurean journey with the treasures of Burgundy
From the garden fork to your dinner fork, from the vine to the glass: come and meet the passionate producers, see what they do and taste their products. You can expect an enjoyable experience, marked by sharing and generosity!
Various places to stop off at the entrance to Morvan
- The Relais Bernard Loiseau for a spot of fine dining (2 Michelin stars),
- The Anis de Flavigny factory to unveil the secrets of these delicious aniseed-flavoured sweets
- The Mulot & Petitjean Fabrique de Pain d'Epices in Dijon, for a candied journey back in time
- Dinner and relaxation at the Château de Sainte-Sabine
Some of the Gourmet Offers to try out:
- the Domaine Rion in Vosne-Romanée,
- the Cassissium in Nuits-Saint-Georges,
- and the "cavage" demonstration followed by truffles tasting at the Maison aux Mille Truffes by l'Or des Valois.
Maison aux Mille Truffes, in Marey-lès-Fussey
Maison aux Milles Truffes, in Marey-lès-Fussey
In the Côte de Beaune
... with Bourgogne Gold Tour for the ultimate winemaking experience in Burgundy:
> Tastings of exclusive Premier Cru and Grand Cru wines.
> Meet the winegrowers at work in the vineyards and enjoy a traditional Burgundian "mâchon"
> Wine and chocolate pairing.
> Geo-sensory tasting, to learn about the wines through tactile sensations.
In the Charolais and the Mâconnais
>> Special moment with a Michelin-starred chef
In southern Burgundy, opt for a Remarkable Experience in the unmissable town of Charolles with Michelin-starred chef Frédéric Doucet, to discover local products and producers.
On the programme: tour of a farm that breeds Charolais cattle and then the restaurant's vegetable garden, cookery class, cocktail and nibbles in the kitchen and then lunch at a gourmet-style bistro or fine-dining establishment.
Additional option to extend your experience: tour of a cheese maturing farm and flight over the Charolais region in a hot-air balloon or by plane!
>> All about the wine and chocolate
Stay in Charolles and visit the Maison Dufoux with a tasting of their chocolates.
And of course, you can't possibly leave the Burgundy section of this journey without tasting the region's wines at the Maison Jean Loron...Find out more about the Restaurant Frédéric Doucet