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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Fontenay abbey

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

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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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The canals of Burgundy

« Waterways and great scenery »
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The château of Bazoches

« Home to Vauban »
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The Loire in Burgundy

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

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Auxerre

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

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Abbey church of Cluny

« Spiritual heart of medieval Europe »
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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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Nevers

« Religion and passion »
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Hill of inspiration ...

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Contemporary Art Spaces

« Burgundy’s creative side »
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The Morvan lakes

« Reflecting forests and hills »
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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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The château of Cormatin

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

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