On an adventure

Explore the Côte Chalonnaise...

  • By car: As an extension to the "Route des Grands Crus" in Côte-d’Or, come and explore Route 71 with the application to download from Apple Store or Google Play, that provides all the information you'll need to plan your wine tourism adventure.
  • By bike: along the Greenway surrounded by vines
  • By boat: on the Canal du Centre
Canal du Centre - Santenay
Alain DOIRE / BFC Tourisme
Canal du Centre - Santenay Alain DOIRE / BFC Tourisme
Sur la Voie verte dans le vignoble
Alain DOIRE / BFC Tourisme
Sur la Voie verte dans le vignoble Alain DOIRE / BFC Tourisme
Our favourite wine-tasting cellars and estates

Come and taste the wines of the Côte Chalonnaise

Various red and white wines are produced from the grape varieties Chardonnay, Pinot noir and  Aligoté.

There are also several estates that are specialised in the AOC (PDO) Crémant de Bourgogne.

Here are some estates who will be delighted to welcome visitors...

There are other sights to see besides the wine and vineyards...

Heritage treasures to discover

Cathédrale St-Vincent à Chalon
Jérome Marche / OT Grand Chalon
Culture

Chalon-sur-Saône

Cultural town where photography was first invented by Nicéphore Niepce and where the famous festival Chalon dans la Rue is held.

Discover the town of Chalon-sur-Saône
Château de Germolles
Alain DOIRE / BFC Tourisme
History

Château de Germolles

Former residence of the Dukes of Burgundy, built in the 14th century and still in great condition: an opportunity to find out more about this fascinating era in the history of Burgundy.

Find out about the Château de Germolles
Fun for the whole family

Acrogivry Adventure Park

The biggest adventure park in Burgundy, with 320 obstacles up in the trees, 46 zip lines, 6 km of trails and 30 different courses!

Find out more

Acrogivry
ACROGIVRY - Walter BERTHIER
Paulée de la Côte Chalonnaise
Ville de Chalon-sur-Saône
Festival Musicaves Givry 2018
Etienne Ramousse Images

Some major festive events

-   La Paulée de la Côte Chalonnaise: in the autumn, to celebrate the end of the harvest and enjoy a superb meal with local specialities.
-   The Marathon de la Côte Chalonnaise: in the spring, to explore the vineyard in a very different way, and get some exercise at the same time.
-   Festival Musicaves: to celebrate the beginning of the summer, with concerts and entertainment on the theme of wine

Some great accommodation

Where to sleep in the Côte Chalonnaise?

You are sure to be able to rest when you choose to stay in such a beautiful and welcoming setting! We recommend the bed and breakfasts or holiday gites with the "Vignobles & Découvertes" label, or even the "Accueil Vélo" label.

En résumé
A propos
Canal du Centre - Santenay Alain DOIRE / BFC Tourisme
Sur la Voie verte dans le vignoble Alain DOIRE / BFC Tourisme
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ACROGIVRY - Walter BERTHIER