Day trip to Beaune in Burgundy France, wine capital, best hotels, restaurants, wine tasting, events, festival.
Excellent place for wines and cuisine.
Beautiful landscape of vineyards on the hills of Burgundy.
If you have a limited time for visiting the Burgundy, stay near Beaune. Enjoy a tour of the surrounding vineyards and the wine villages (can be done by car, by bike or bus). The Best places to visit are the Hospices de Beaune, the market (le marche) and the Place de la Halle.
Bistrot bourguignon 8 rue Monge. This wine bar opened in 1985. You can eat best Burgundy France specialties. Check for Jazz concerts
Le Jardin des Remparts 10 rue de l'Hotel Dieu Beaune. One of the finest restaurant in Beaune. Old house bourgeoise beautiful garden.
Le Benaton 25 Rue du Faubourg Bretonniere Beaune. Excellent French food. Try the seared foie gras, Louhans pigeon.
Specialties of Beaune:
Denis Perret place Carnot. Find a very good selection of wine in all price ranges.
Doudet Naudin 14 rue du Faubourg Madeleine. Fine wine at good price
Comptoir Viticole 1 rue Samuel Legay. Cool wine hardware
Alain Hess 7 place Carnot. A very good display of cheeses.
Mulet Pain d'Epices Local spice bread.
Rent a bike, there are few places where you can rent a bike. It's worth it! It starts from Beaune's parc de la Bouzaise and goes to the wine villages of Pommard, Meursault...in a scenic 14 mile loop ride. You will be immersed in the nicest countryside of vineyards.
Detours in France 7 Avenue du 8 Septembre, 21200 Beaune Burgundy France.
Opening hours during the week 9 am to noon and 1:30 pm to 7 pm Sunday 10 am to noon and 2 pm to 7 pm