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Bike and Wine Tours
8, hameau du château
71150 - RULLY - Saône-et-Loire
4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS GUIDED BIKE AND WINE TOUR
Ride gently rolling hills and wooded paths, passing through vineyards as far as the eye can see on the Burgundy 4-Day Bike Tour. Explore lush, green acres of the most esteemed vineyards in France. Experience two millennia of viticulture, tasting some of the finest Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays in the world. Our cycling vacation traces the saga of wine itself
Day 1 : Welcome to Burgundy!
You will meet your guide at the Dijon Train station. Then transfer to your hotel Chateau de Gilly for bike departure. You will ride a few miles into the vineyard s of the Côte de Nuits before lunch in Gevrey Chambertin. Pedal through the most famous plot in the world La Romanee Conti for a stop and picture. Visit the Clos Vougeot, icone of Burgundy built by the monks on XI century. Before to be back at the hotel a wine cellar visit and wine tasting at the bottom of the Clos Vougeot hillside. Enjoy your hotel with a massage or an aperitif before your dinner at the hotel
Day 2 :
Ride today is between the Cote de Nuits and the Côte de Beaune. You will have 2 options, a flat one or more challenging. Those ride will immerge you in the heart of Burgundy through small paved road, with sunflowers field and vineyards, crossing famous villages as Nuist St Georges, Aloxe Corton, Pernand Vergelesse. Passing beside the Charlemagne favorite vineyard. Before lunch a visit of the cellar of the Chateau de Corton and a wines tasting of their famous wines. A few miles before Beaune and sip wines and talk with locals. This town is the pearl of Burgundy, capital of Burgundy wines, but also splendid architecture. A visit of the famous monument The Hospices de Beaune “Maison Dieu” and then a winerie tour with more wines tasting, just to prepare to a gourmet dinner in one of the gorgeous restaurant of Beaune.
The favorite bike ride and the most popular, it’s today from Beaune, cycling through picturesque villages in the French countryside. Enjoy extraordinary views of St. Romain’s thirteenth-century castle ruins. Pedal past Charolais cows, the château at La Rochepot, and into charming Orches. A leisurely downhill ride delivers us to Saint Aubin, home to a grand Romanesque church. Indulge in our gourmet picnic or lunch ( depend of the weather )
followed by a tasting visit in Chassagne-Montrachet and go wine shopping in town. Cycling through towns like Puligny Montrachet, we’ll arrive in Pommard for a special visit of typical small winery and been back in Beaune for a visit of the Fallot Mustard manufacture. Tonight unwind at the hotel before another truly elegant dinner in town.
Breakfast and Good Bye Burgundy ! You will be transfer to the train station in Beaune
Maximum number of persons : 20
This stay is available
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Last update : 30/01/2018
Prices : FROM 1800E/PERSON
Price includes : Stunning, luxurious, world-class accommodations
*Top of the line bicycle selection
*Daily breakfasts, all lunches, 2 dinners, and nutritious snacks
*Carefully selected local wines with every delicious meal
*Expert guides with extensive local knowledge, who go above and beyond to cater to your every need
*Complete van support every mile of the way to enjoy your vacation at your own pace
*Wine tastings as outlined in the itineraries
*Entrance fees to historic sites, fascinating museums
*Pick up and drop off before and after your tour from convenient locations
Price does not include : • Airfare to and from the trip
• Lodging before and after the trip
• Extra Drinks during dinner and lunch included on the tour
Cancelling conditions : -Bourgogne Evasion:Bike and Wine tour will run this tour. In case of cancellation from our side, the tour will be 100% refunded, but this decision could be done only by Bourgogne Evasion.
-In case of rain, if Bourgogne Evasion judge that the tour is not dangerous the tour will start.
-In case of cancellation from the traveler 30 days before departure, 50% of the booking rate will be kept or requested.
-If the tour is cancelled 7 days before departure French time, 100% of the tour will be requested.
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