Day 7 – Chalon-sur-Saone to Tournus

Day 7 – Chalon-sur-Saone to Tournus

For a truly enchanting experience, venture to the picturesque Château de Couches, a storybook medieval fortress nestled amidst rolling hills and verdant landscapes. This magnificent stronghold once served as a residence for the esteemed Dukes of Burgundy, and today it stands as a testament to the region’s rich history. Lose yourself in its captivating atmosphere as you explore the nooks and crannies of this architectural gem.

As the day unfolds, indulge in a leisurely sailing journey to the charming town of Tournus, where the serene Saône River guides you through breathtaking scenery. Alternatively, delve into the centuries-old traditions of the region while treating your taste buds to the renowned Chalonnaise wines. Immerse yourself in the vineyards, learn about the meticulous winemaking process, and savor the exquisite flavors that have put this region on the wine lover’s map.

For those seeking a more exhilarating adventure, embark on a guided bike tour from Chalon-sur-Saône to Tournus. Pedal through picturesque landscapes, feel the wind caress your face, and soak in the panoramic views as you traverse the countryside. Let the gentle rhythm of your bicycle carry you through charming villages and along scenic paths, offering an invigorating perspective of this idyllic region.

In Chalon-sur-Saône and its surrounding treasures, you will find a tapestry of history, nature, and culinary delights that will leave you enchanted and longing to uncover more. Let the secrets of the past, the beauty of the landscapes, and the flavors of the region weave together an unforgettable experience as you explore this captivating part of Burgundy.

Accommodations:  AmaCello (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)