Burgundy & Beaujolais vineyards tour


Departure from Lyon

Self-drive motorcycle tour

Length : 3 days

Day 1 : LYON / BEAUNE (190 km)

After bikes delivery, road to Villars les Dombes where you will discover « The Bird Park »

En route to Macon, Maconnais capital between Bresse and Charolais, surrounded by 12 000 acres of vineyards including wines like Pouilly-Fuisse.

Proceed to Beaune by Tournus & Chalon sur Saone

Located in the heart of a prestigious vineyard with suggestive names of Pommard, Corton-Charlemagne, Romanée-Conti, Meursault, Santenay, Savigny-les-Beaune ... are twinkling eyes of wine lovers, Beaune is also a city of Art whose most emblematic monument is certainly the Hôtel Dieu (Hospices de Beaune) with its famous roof with glazed tiles.

Day 2 : BEAUNE / SAULIEU (124 km)

We recommend visit of the Hospices de Beaune.

You will now travel the road of Burgundy wines, the villages have names that evoke the greatest vintage of Burgundy: Aloxe- Corton, Nuits Saint Georges, Vosne Romanee,

After Gevrey-Chambertin, take a left towards the Morvan and your next step will be Saulieu

Immersed in the heart of Parc Naturel Regional du Morvan, Saulieu, pretty small town bathed by the Seine still puny, invites you to discover a variety of outstanding products in warm dining rooms or floral terraces with beautiful days offered by Saulieu restaurants.

Day 3 : SAULIEU / CLUNY / LYON (315 km)

Direction this morning: the Natural Regional Park of Morvan Mountains

Drive along the beautiful Lake des Settons

Way to Cluny via the former mining area of Morvan.

At Cluny, we recommend a visit of the Abbey.

The Benedictine Abbey of Cluny extended its reach and influence throughout Europe in the middle Ages. Its abbey church was the largest of any Western Christendom before the construction of St. Peter's in Rome.

You will pass through the villages of Beaujolais to join Romaneche-Thorins where the first park of Vine and Wine created by the famous Georges Duboeuf. Visit suggested

Back to Lyon via Charbonnières-les-Bains known for its casino.

Continuation and return to Lyon in the afternoon.

Arrival in Lyon in late afternoon and motorcycle drop off. 

Starting from: 1.150 € p/p (2 persons, 1 motorbike & 1 double room)

For detailed itinerary, contact us.

Bikes available for this tour:
: Electra Glide, Road Glide, Street Glide, Road King, Softail.

BMW: R1200 GS Adventure, K1600 GTL, R1200 RT, R1200 GS.


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