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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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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Châteauneuf-en-Auxois

« One of the loveliest villages in France »
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An imposing fortress ...

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The village of Vézelay

« Pilgrims' hill »
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Centre of Christendom ...

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Auxerre

« Between wine and water »
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Living art and history ...

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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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Cité de la Nature et de l’Industrie

« The human and industrial memory of Creusot-Montceau »
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An economic history that is richly preserved...

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Chalon-sur-Saône

« Town of historic & artistic interest »
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The canals of Burgundy

« Waterways and great scenery »
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Fontenay abbey

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

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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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MuséoParc Alésia

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

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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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The château of Cormatin

« Place of delight »
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The work of a great architect ...

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Basilica of Paray-le-Monial

« Jewel of Cluniac art »
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Architectural showpiece ...

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