Burgundy Bike & Wine
Spend a day cycling along the most popular town of the Burgundy region.
This one day tour will bring you through the Cote de Beaune vineyards. After meeting the group in Beaune, a minibus will transfer you in the heights of the village of St. Romain.
With a casual pace and frequent stops, the emphasis is on enjoying the scenery and introducing you to boutique and family-owned wineries along the way. You will be riding in the heart of the Burgundy wine region, world heritage classified by the UNESCO.
Enjoy a first bike trip to join the iconic castle in Burgundy – Château de la Rochepot, with its glazed roof. Afterward, your guide will prepare a wine tasting for you in the middle of the vineyards. It will be a good excuse to talk about the different vines in Burgundy. You will learn about the plant, the soil and why Burgundy wine is the best!
Then you continue breathtaking cycle through the hills of the Cote de Beaune passing vineyards, villages and fields. Taking in the sights, smells and sounds, enjoy a scenic downhill before to cross the plots of Montrachet Grand Cru.
The second stop for the tour and tasting will be at Chateau de Chassagne Montrachet. A traditional Burgundian lunch will be served in one of the local restaurants. Your day will continue towards the town of Pommard, where you will visit a typical local winery, their stone cellars and you will learn about the work of a winemaker. After the visit, you will be transferred back to Beaune.
About the tour:
One day tour
Tour level: easy
Private transfer from Beaune to St. Romain and from Pommard to Beaune
Lunch in a typical restaurant
Bike and helmet rental