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

#1

Sens and its Synodal palace

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

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Fontenay abbey

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

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Contemporary Art Spaces

« Burgundy’s creative side »
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Contact details for all the venues listed below can be found in the « Contacts & Practical Information » section. ...

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#4

Solutré rock

« Solutré rock »
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Important prehistoric site ...

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#5

MuséoParc Alésia

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

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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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The village of Vézelay

« Pilgrims' hill »
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Centre of Christendom ...

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#8

Basilica of Paray-le-Monial

« Jewel of Cluniac art »
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Architectural showpiece ...

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#9

The château of Bazoches

« Home to Vauban »
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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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The Loire in Burgundy

« Last wild river in Europe »
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Outstanding natural setting ...

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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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Semur-en-Brionnais

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

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The Vix treasure

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

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Abbey church of Cluny

« Spiritual heart of medieval Europe »
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