Bike tour between chateaux and vineyards

from 490 € / pers.
(on the minimum basis of 2 pers.)
Reference : BU6
4 days / 3 days riding
Difficulty : Moderate
Round trip
From April to November 2019
Departure: daily
Electric bike rental possible > Book this trip

Some questions about this trip ?
Contact us +33(0)2 54 78 62 52 or by email

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Votre randonnée à vélo

In a few days, we suggest you to discover Burgundy, out of the beatten tracks. You will follow the ‘green way’ through the amazing vineyards of the ‘Côte de Nuits’. Then, you will enter in the green Burgundy and follow the Ouche’s valley to go back to Dijon.

Day 1 : Arrival in Dijon


Walk around the city of Dijon! You will be surprised by the heritage variety: the medieval streets, the mansion houses, some of them with glazed tiles roof, timber framed houses, and Haussmanian boulevards.

Day 2 : Dijon – Beaune | 49 km


Follow the green way to explore the famous ‘Côte de Nuits’ vineyards: Gevrey-Chambertin, Vosne-Romanée, Nuits-Saint-Georges, Clos Vougeot… Stop when you wish for a visit or a wine tasting!

OptionVisit of the chateau du Clos de Vougeot (Included in the "Châteaux Package")

Bénédicte Manière – Clos de Vougeot

Visit the castle of le Clos du Vougeot (cloister, the former fermenting room, cellars, inside rooms, Benaton’s carrier). You will discover the castle thanks to a new system of touch-sensitive screens set all over the area. They give all the necessary information to understand this amazing place.

OptionVisit of Edmond Fallot's handmade Mustard factory (Included in the "Châteaux Package")
Moutarderie Fallot

Moutarderie Fallot

Follow the ‘decouvertes tour’ and the playful and interactive scenography of the mustard’ history; we propose to watch short movies, to make your own mustard, and to taste some ‘amuse-bouches’ and mustards. You will know everything about the last independent mustard factory in Burgundy.

Option Extra night in Beaune + bike excursion “Côte de Beaune” (56 km)
Château de Meursault
Côte-d'Or Tourisme - R. KREBEL

Keep riding along the green way though the amazing “Côte de Beaune” vineyards and the typical villages of Burgundy: Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet, Pommard.  The itinerary leads you to the castle of La Rochepot, famous for its glazed tiles roofs. Follow your way along countryside roads to Beaune.

Day 3 : Beaune – Châteauneuf | 35 km


Leave Beaune on the bike path to Savigny-les-Beaune and its castle. Enter in the nice Burgundy countryside; on each part of the itinerary you will be surrounded by small hills scattered by typical villages. Join Châteauneuf-en-Auxois, picturesque old village perched on high, protected by its chateau dating back to the 12th and 15th centuries!

OptionVisit of the Hospices de Beaune (Included in the "Châteaux Package")
Hôtel Dieu - Beaune

Alain DOIRE_Bourgogne-Franche-Comté Tourisme

Follow the ‘decouvertes tour’ and the playful and interactive scenography of the mustard’ history; we propose to watch short movies, to make your own mustard, and to taste some ‘amuse-bouches’ and mustards. You will know everything about the last independent mustard factory in Burgundy.

OptionVisit of the chateau de Châteauneuf-en-Auxois (Included in the "Châteaux Package")
Forteresse de Châteauneuf en Auxois

Alain DOIRE_Bourgogne-Franche-Comté Tourisme

The chateau de Châteauneuf opens its doors to make you travel in time: From 12th to 18th century, the castle has been built, converted, developed according to the needs of each one of its owners. You will visit the donjon, the Philippe Pot manor, the Main building, the chapel, the south tour… and will discover its amazing history through the ages.

Day 4 : Châteauneuf – Dijon | 42 km


This stage leads you to Dijon along the ‘Vallée de l’Ouche’, peaceful river crossing the forest. You will ride along the Canal de la Bourgogne used by barges and tourist boats. You will get into Dijon using the ‘Green Way’!
Departure at the end of the stage.

Possibility to book an extra night in Dijon.

The little extra with Biking France


Our “Châteaux package, with entrance fees to

. château du Clos de Vougeot
. Edmond Fallot Mustard factory
. Hospices de Beaune
. château de Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Select your category

standard category
Reference: BU6 STD
superior category
Reference: BU6 SUP
Low season
  • from November 1st to 30th 2019
  • Departure: daily
 
 
2 persons basis :(price per person)
* Single supplement
490 € / pers.
115 € / pers.*
735 € / pers.
290 € / pers.*
High season
  • from April 6th to October 30th 2019
  • Departure: daily
 
 
2 persons basis :(price per person)
* Single supplement
525 € / pers.
115 € / pers.*
770 € / pers.
290 € / pers.*

Category's details

Including :

• 3 nights with breakfasts (accommodation in a two-person bedroom)
• Luggage transport during the bike stages
• Equipped cycle rental for 3 days with helmet
• 1 travel folder (per room) including colour maps, detailed route directions in French or English and tourist brochures
• City taxes
• Hotline 7 days a week

Not including :

• Dinners / Lunches / Drinks
• Tickets to attractions, tours of attractions, tasting
• Optional insurances (Cancellation Insurance OR Tranquility Insurance)
• Single room supplement (3 nights included)
• Transfer from to Dijon and personal bike repatriation

Including :

• 3 nights with breakfasts (accommodation in a two-person bedroom)
• Luggage transport during the bike stages
• Equipped cycle rental for 3 days with helmet
• 1 travel folder (per room) including colour maps, detailed route directions in French or English and tourist brochures
• City taxes
• Hotline 7 days a week

Not including :

• Dinners / Lunches / Drinks
• Tickets to attractions, tours of attractions, tasting
• Optional insurances (Cancellation Insurance OR Tranquility Insurance)
• Single room supplement (3 nights included)
• Transfer from to Dijon and personal bike repatriation

Children discount :from 0 to 2 years old : free
from 3 to 11 years old : - 50%
from 12 to 17 years old : - 20%

(Only if the triple or quadruple rooms are occupied by 2 adults minimum )

'Bike extra' & various

• Bike discount
If you bring your own bike.
-50 € / pers.
• E-bike supplement
+ 80 € / pers.
• 'Solo' supplement
(in the case of a single person per booking)
+ 160 € / pers.

According to the category(price per person)

standard category
Reference: BU6 STD
superior category
Reference: BU6 SUP
Half board supplement

(including 3 dinners – excluding drinks)

+ 105 € / pers.
+ 150 € / pers.
Extra night in Dijon
(accommodation in a two-person bedroom)
* Single supplement
Any season
+ 50 € / pers.
+ 20 € / pers.*
Any season
+ 100 € / pers.
+ 80 € / pers.*
Extra night in Beaune + bike excursion “Côte de Beaune” (56 km)

including: 1 night with breakfast (accommodation in a two-person bedroom) / map & detailed route / 1 day cycle rental (classic VTC bike)

* Single supplement
Any season
+ 85 € / pers.
+ 35 € / pers.*

Any season
+ 165 € / pers.
+ 125 € / pers.*

Children discount :
from 0 to 2 years old : free / from 3 to 11 years old : - 50% / from 12 to 17 years old : - 20%
(Only if the triple or quadruple rooms are occupied by 2 adults minimum )

Extras

• "Chateaux package"

. château du Clos de Vougeot
. Edmond Fallot Mustard factory
. Hospices de Beaune
. château de Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

(for children: a discount will be applied according to ages – after booking)

+ 40 € / pers.

Your accommodation


standard category


These hotels offer all the comfort and well-earned rest after a cycling day (private bathroom). A perfect place to enjoy all the centres of interest around.
superior category


These hotels provide charming services on high quality as well as a great location.
Pictures for indicative purposes. Depending on the availability.

Your cycle hire

Classic bike SCOTT - 'SUB 20'

Man or Lady frame

  • 1 rear saddlebag
  • 1 front saddlebag
  • 1 repair kit
  • 1 pump
  • 1 lock
  • 1 helmet
  • 1 counter
Possibility to rent an electric assistance bike :

KALKHOFF e-bike - 'Jubilee'

E-bike

Universal frame

  • 1 rear saddlebag
  • 1 front saddlebag
  • 1 repair kit
  • 1 pump
  • 1 lock
  • 1 helmet
  • 1 counter

Practical details

  • Bikes will be delivered at the 1st hotel.
  • At the end of the tour, leave the rental bikes at your hotel, we will pick them up.
> Your journey
> How to arrive in Dijon
> Return

Your journey

Tour description:

Mix of cycling paths or signposted routes for cyclists and low traffic countryside roads.

GPX files:

Besides the maps and detailed itinerary, we can provide on request the GPX files of your bike stages, as well as a suggestion of free mobile application.

How to arrive in Dijon

By car:
From Paris: A6 then A38 highway > D905. Follow direction « centre ville ».

 By train:
From Paris Gare de Lyon train station >> Dijon ville train station (by TGV train).
For more information, do not hesitate to visit : www.sncf.com/en

By plane:

  • From Orly airport:
    – Taxi transfer to Paris Gare de Lyon train station >> Dijon ville train station (by TGV train).

– Bus shuttle (Orly Bus) : from Orly Sud > > Paris centre – stop ‘Denfert Rochereau’ >> Metro line 6 + line 14 >> Paris Gare de Lyon  train station >> Dijon ville train station (by TGV train).
http://aeroportorly.paris/orlybus.php

– Orly Val (automatic metro): from Orly Sud or Ouest >> Paris – stop ‘‘Chatelet les Halles’ >> RER D – stop ‘Paris Gare de Lyon’ >> Dijon ville train station (by TGV train).
http://aeroportorly.paris/orlyval.php
www.transilien.com/en
www.ratp.fr/en/plans-lignes

  • From Beauvais airport:
    – Taxi transfer to Paris Gare de Lyon train station >> Dijon ville train station (by TGV train).

– Bus shuttle >> Paris – stop ‘Porte Maillot’ >> Metro line 1 >> Paris Gare de Lyon  train station >> Dijon ville train station (by TGV train).
www.aeroportparisbeauvais.com/en/acces-et-transports/navettes/

Return

If you have to return to Paris (city centre) / Paris Airports:

  • A return transfer by train is possible and organised on your own. Please visit: www.sncf.com/en
    Plan to go to the train station with your luggage (and your potential own bike)
    (Personal bike return costs are on your responsibility.)
    – Dijon-ville train station >> Paris Gare de Lyon (by TGV train).
    – Dijon-ville train station >> Lyon Part Dieu train station (by train) >> Roissy Charles de Gaulle T.2 train station (by TGV train).

Nearby Airport:
– Lyon – Saint Exupéry Airport : www.lyonaeroports.com