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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Renaissance châteaux in Northern Burgundy

« An aura of the Loire »
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From defence to gracious living ...

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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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Priory of La Charité-sur-Loire

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

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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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Semur-en-Brionnais

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

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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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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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The Morvan lakes

« Reflecting forests and hills »
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Nevers

« Religion and passion »
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Hill of inspiration ...

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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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Solutré rock

« Solutré rock »
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Important prehistoric site ...

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Fontenay abbey

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

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