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Burgundy Wine Bike Tour

France - Burgundy Gastronomy and Wine Bike Tour

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Burgundy is famous for its warm hospitality and inimitable knack for enjoying life. Rich in tradition, gastronomy, history and excellent wines. Even before Julius Caesar fought his decisive battles with the Gauls, people have been lured to this beautiful land of gently rolling landscapes, sleepy villages, rivers and canals. Burgundy ... Read More

  • Reviews
  • Difficulty
    Fit: 3/5
  • Tour Type
    Self-guided hybrid cycling Level 3
  • Availability
    April through October
  • Duration
    6 Nights/7 Days
  • Distance
    145km

Day 1 Arrive in Dijon

Arrival at your hotel Philippe Le Bon 4****. You will stay at a centrally located hotel built in 1884 where you will receive the tour documentation and bike with the orientation meeting starting at 6pm. If you arrive early in the day, feel free to explore the town on your own.

Philippe le Bon


18, rue Sainte Anne Dijon

Philippe le Bon

Nestling in the historic heart of the city of Dijon, this charming hotel reflects the best of Burgundy and its distinctive lifestyle. Comprised of three period residences surrounding a garden and a Gothic courtyard, the hotel has 32 quiet, comfortable rooms with mini-bar, direct-dial telephone and cable TV. A gourmet restaurant, "Les Oenophiles", upholds the region's culinary reputation.

Burgundy Bike Touring the Vineyards of France

Burgundy Bike Touring the Vineyards of France

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Day 2 Dijon Loop (28 km)

The morning will be dedicated to a loop ride around Dijon near Lac Kyr and Canal de Bourgogne. In the afternoon, possibility to visit the Discover the treasures of Dijon like the Church Notre Dame, the Tomb of the Dukes; the Dukes were in the medieval Burgundy more important than the king of France. The influence of the Dukes of Burgundy was renowned and they were particularly close to the English throne. Overnight in Dijon.

Philippe le Bon


18, rue Sainte Anne Dijon

Philippe le Bon

Nestling in the historic heart of the city of Dijon, this charming hotel reflects the best of Burgundy and its distinctive lifestyle. Comprised of three period residences surrounding a garden and a Gothic courtyard, the hotel has 32 quiet, comfortable rooms with mini-bar, direct-dial telephone and cable TV. A gourmet restaurant, "Les Oenophiles", upholds the region's culinary reputation.

Burgundy France Bike Tour

Burgundy France Bike Tour

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Day 3 Dijon – Vosne Romanée (22 km)

The rolling vineyard country in the heart of Burgundy is waiting for you, and you will savor it. Stop at the wine Château of Aloxe Corton, with its delightfully ornate roof, or the 12th Century Clos de Vougeot Château, which was the property of the Citeaux abbey for several centuries. Your day finishes in Vosne-Romanée, in a beautiful Hôtel Spa Le Richebourg****.

Hotel le Richebourg


Vosne Romanee

Hotel le Richebourg

In the heart of the Vosne-Romanee vines is an exceptional hotel experience. Tomorrow�s hospitality is here today...Lucie and Vincent, team-mates at the service of your well-being all year round. With over 20 air conditioned rooms and a spa, everyone's stay will be exquisite.

Burgundy Vineyards Cycling Tour France

Burgundy Vineyards Cycling Tour France

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Day 4 Vosne Romanée – loop (35 km)

Today, you will cycle around Vosne Romanée, Ride to the Plaine de Saone/Saint Jean de Losne and visit the famous Cistercian abbey of Citeaux. Visit more vineyards and taste some of the produce along the way at your leisure. Return to your hotel in Vosne-Romanee.

Hotel le Richebourg


Vosne Romanee

Hotel le Richebourg

In the heart of the Vosne-Romanee vines is an exceptional hotel experience. Tomorrow�s hospitality is here today...Lucie and Vincent, team-mates at the service of your well-being all year round. With over 20 air conditioned rooms and a spa, everyone's stay will be exquisite.

Gevrey-Chambertin

Gevrey-Chambertin

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Day 5 Vosne Romanée – Beaune (20 km)

You pass through the town Nuits-SaintGeorges, which has produced world famous wine for thousand years. Possibility of winetasting in Nuits Saint georges In the afternoon, arrival in Beaune, visit of the rich wine capital, with the famous Hôtel Dieu, an ancient hospital which is a 15th C. masterpiece of Gothic art, built after the Hundred Years War. Arrival at your hotel in center town.

Hotel Des Remparts


Beaune

Hotel Des Remparts

The 17th century Hotel des Remparts situated inside the historic town of Beaune was renovated by the owners Claude and Elyane Epailly, who wanted to preserve the charm of the ancient mansion, combined with modern comfort.

Delices! France biking tour

Delices! France biking tour

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Day 6 Beaune – Santenay – Beaune (40 km)

You are leaving for one of the most famous wine villages in the world, such as Pommard, You can stop for a visit and tasting at Château de Pommard. Then continue your tour throught Puligny and Meursault, following the famous “Voie des Vignes” until Santenay. And back to Beaune you enjoy your last evening in the Burgundy capital of wines.

Hotel Des Remparts


Beaune

Hotel Des Remparts

The 17th century Hotel des Remparts situated inside the historic town of Beaune was renovated by the owners Claude and Elyane Epailly, who wanted to preserve the charm of the ancient mansion, combined with modern comfort.

Beaune roofs Burgundy France Cycling Tour

Beaune roofs Burgundy France Cycling Tour

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Day 7 Departure Day

End of the tour. Depart at your leisure after breakfast.

Burgundy bike tour stop; Fromage!

Burgundy bike tour stop; Fromage!

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The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance.

- 6 nights' accommodations in superior 3-4* charming hotels or upgrades if requested
- Daily Breakfast buffet or extended breakfast
- Road book with maps and written itineraries, cue sheets
- Orientation on arrival day with our local expert
- GPX files in advance for your device
- Bike rental delivery & return, set up and support
- Emergency assistance by telephone during the tour
- Luggage transfer between each lodging
- Pre and post-tour travel planning assistance
- Pre travel documentation

Lodging

Accommodations are in charming 3-4* hotels:
- Hotel Philippe Le Bon****
- Hotel Le Richebourg****
- Hotel Les Remparts*** 

UPGRADED Lodging 4&5 stars:
- Hotel La Cloche*****
- Hotel Le Richebourg****
- Hotel Le Cep****
Burgundy Gastronomy & Wine - 6 nights (based on double occupancy)
 
Standard Rooms
Upgraded Rooms
Based on 2 participants 1248 euros/person 1411 euros/person
Based on 4 participants1198 euros/person 1331 euros/person
Based on 6 participants1171 euros/person 1304 euros/person
Half-Board Supplement (6 dinners) 394 euros/person 394 euros/person
Single supplement 6-night650 Euros/single 757 Euros/single
Wine tasting (2) 42 Euros/person 42 Euros/person
Hybrid Bike rental 95 Euros 95 Euros
Road Bike rental 289 Euros 289 Euros


Transfers: We can arrange transfers from/to train stations in Dijon and do private transfers from Paris airports. Ask us for pricing.
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Tour Details

Burgundy Gastronomy and Wine Bike Tour
Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days

Dates - This tour can start any day, subject to hotel availability, May through October. This is a self-guided trip for as few as 2 persons.

Level
- Level 3 - moderately advanced riding over rolling countryside. The region is not flat and can be quite hilly at some places; while flat along some of the canal routes.
Tour Highlights:
- Self guided cycling on rolling terrain, with a few steep climbs
- Vineyards and Gastronomy
- bike paths, old villages, and vineyards
Need to Know:
- September and October are very busy because of harvest, we recommend booking early.
- Arrival/departure city is Dijon; via Paris Gare de Lyon by TGV (about 2 hours). Trains from CDG airport to Dijon possible once a day.
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  • Local Coordinator

    Our local coordinator will meet you at your hotel on Day 1 for your orientation and bike set up. As a key component of a Pure Adventures trips, we work with local natives where we operate to give the best experience and insider knowledge. Our local Burgundy expert will share some tips based on your interests.

    Bikes Available on This Tour:
    Road bikes: | Trek Domane Spec Sheet | Domane 4.5 Frame: 400 Series OCLV Carbon, Sizes 50-52-54-56-58
    Frame fit Endurance
    Tyres Bontrager R2 Hard-Case Lite, 700x25c
    Shifters Shimano RS685 Hydraulic, 11-speed
    Front derailleur Shimano Ultegra
    Rear derailleur Shimano Ultegra
    Crank Shimano Ultegra RSs500 50/34 (compact)
    Cassette Shimano Ultegra 11-32, 11 speed
    Saddle Bontrager Paradigm RXL, carbon rails
    Brakeset Shimano RS685 hydraullic disc, 160mm rotors 270 Euros
    | Trek Silque SL; Frame: WSD Geometry
    Sizes: 47-50-52-54-56"
    Tyres: Bontrager R2 Hard-Case, 700x23c
    Shifters : Shimano Ultegra, 11-speed
    Front derailleur : Shimano Ultegra
    Rear derailleur :Shimano Ultegra
    Crank : Shimano Ultegra, 50/34 (compact)
    Cassette : Shiman Ultegra 11-28, 11-speed
    Saddle : Bontrager Affinity 2 WSD
    Brakeset: Shimano Ultegra: 270 Euros
    Pedals options: Flat, Cages, Shimano SPD-SL, LOOK KEO or DELTA. Travelers may bring their own clipless pedals to have installed. If you bring your own pedals, please bring your tool to remove them from the bikes at the end of the tour.
    Custom Hybrid Bikes are also available: | Hybrid Spec Sheet |
    Aluminum frame, 21 gears, Shimano brakes.105 Euros for 7-night tour All hybrid bikes are outfitted with:
  • Helmets, (one size fits all).
  • Computer
  • Handlebar bag with map reader
  • Puncture kit: Tire levers, spare inner tube, patch kit included
  • Lock included
  • Frame pump included


  • Pedals: flat or with cages. Travelers may bring their own clipless pedals to have installed. If you bring your own pedals, please bring your tool to remove them from the bikes at the end of the tour.

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