2019 CULTURAL EXCURSIONS

ORGANISED BY THE BURGUNDY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND THE DIJON TOURISM OFFICE

 

 Two programs are proposed to you to discover and enjoy Burgundy, through its famous vineyards, typical villages and historical sites…

You can book one of these two, or both of the programs (with a special price).

Deadline of registration : September, 30, 2019.

 

8H00 – Tour 1 : From Dijon to Beaune, the “Burgundian Champs-Elysees” !

Explore the “Climats” of the Côte de Nuits and Côte de Beaune (including a burgundy wine tasting)

Discovering of Beaune, the capital of Burgundy Wine. Visit of the outstanding Hospices de Beaune, founded in the 15th century by the chancellor of the duke, this former hospital is famous for its polychrome roof and world-renown wine auction. Following the Hospices, you will be guided around the old city of Beaune. After the visit, you will join the Clos Vougeot Castel, former winery of the monks of Cîteaux. Located amidst its own vineyard, the seat of the order of the brotherhood Chevaliers du Tastevin, comprises a noble dwelling and various buildings for the production of wine. You will finish this half day trip with a wine tasting in an old typical cellar of Burgundy.

  • Departure / Return : BSB
  • Duration : from 8.00 am to 13.00 pm
  • Transportation : Bus
  • Maximum capacity : 50 pax.
  • Price : 65 € TTC per person

13H30 – Tour 2 : Gallo-roman Alesia site and beautiful villages of Burgundy !

Explore the outstanding site of Alesia where Ceasar won the War of the Gauls !

This halfday tour begins with the visit to an archology site of Gallic oppidum of Alésia, headquarters of Alésia in 52 av. AD and the Gallo-Roman city of Alesia. Discovering Alesia interpretation center, the conquests of the Roman army, the revolt by the Chieftains of Gaul, the clash of the two armies, the siege of Alesia and Caesar’s victory. Then it stops by the beautiful medieval village Flavigny, known for its medieval style of ramparts, fortified gates, cobbled streets and old candy factory making anise into sweet white candy.

  • Departure / Return : BSB
  • Duration : from 13.30 pm to 18.30 pm
  • Transportation : Bus
  • Maximum capacity : 50 pax.
  • Price : 50 € TTC per person

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