Multi-Day Tour | Escorted, Group

Burgundy Biking (6 days)

Butterfield & Robinson

Beaune, France To La Bussière sur Ouche, France

Burgundy Biking (6 days)

Day 4

La Bussière sur Ouche, France

Day 5

La Bussière sur Ouche, France

Day 6

La Bussière sur Ouche, France


Day 1
Beaune, France
L’Hôtel de Beaune Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Ride along the Saône River plain to the village of Vougeot and its famous 12thC castle. Receive an informal lesson in Burgundian wines with international wine expert Jean-Pierre Renard at a small private cellar in Morey-Saint-Denis.

Day 2
Beaune, France
L’Hôtel de Beaune Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Cycle through the fiercely proud villages of La Rochepot, Chassagne-Montrachet, Volnay and Pommard. Of course, dinner tonight will be accompanied by Grand Crus directly from the cellar below!

Day 3
Beaune, France
L’Hôtel de Beaune Breakfast, Lunch, Snack

Pedal into the countryside this morning, passing charming Burgundian

villages, untouched woods and local vineyards. This afternoon, sample an

assortment of fantastic wines from the Beaune region—some of which

we’ll taste directly from the barrel!

Day 4
La Bussière sur Ouche, France
Abbaye de la Bussière Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Bike towards the Ouche Valley en route to a picnic in the gardens of the Abbey de la Bussiere, 12th C. Tonight Guillaume Royer, an exciting young chef who earned his “Meilleur Ouvrier de France” title in 2015, will amaze us with his Michelin starred menu.

Day 5
La Bussière sur Ouche, France
Abbaye de la Bussière Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Set out on a loop ride towards the magnificent 11th century castle of Châteauneuf and one of the "prettiest villages in France". For our final dinner together, you'll be treated to a Michelin-starred Burgundian feast — and perhaps a surprise or two as well!

Day 6
La Bussière sur Ouche, France
None Breakfast

Enjoy a beautiful farewell breakfast in the Abbaye and au revoir in Dijon.

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We’ve been biking en Bourgogne for a long time, and for good reason. In French wine’s ancestral home, you’ll bike to the top of Hautes Côtes, sip vintages in the fields from which they grew and spend two nights at Abbaye de la Bussière (the region’s most exclusive hotel). Then, you’ll explore the pleasures of Beaune (our adopted hometown) and its unique relationship with wine. To Burgundian locals, time is measured by the season. For us, it’s by the kilometre, the meal and the vintage.

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By: SueandRoger

Reviewed on: 07 Jul 2015

This is our 10th Butterfield Trip. It remains the best way to see a region. Nothing beats vigorous activity during the day and luxury at night. Bespoke trips for a large group are cost-effective and totally your own. We loved our guides Denis and Jerome this month in Loire, France. Amazing trip. With B&R you have access to private homes, private experiences, and people and places you would never meet otherwise.
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Reviewed on: 26 May 2017

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Reviewed on: 17 Jul 2017

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Reviewed on: 09 Feb 2018

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