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  • 1 Crêt de Chalam Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 39370 La Pesse

    This is the highest peak (1 545m) in this range that dominates the Valserine valley to the west. It is a little arduous to get here, but the panoramic views are spectacularly beautiful and take in the length of the Valserine valley. To the east, the ..

  • 2 Place du Tilleul Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    pl. du Tilleul F - 01800 Pérouges

    Place de la Halle is one of France's most characteristic squares. Its name comes from the covered market that stood in the centre of the village until 1839. The houses lining the square relate the history of the village. The hostelry (Ostellerie) has..

  • 3 Grand Colombier Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    D120 F - 01350 Culoz

    Two summits make up the Grand Colombier. To the North, one of the summits has a cross whilst the Southern summit has a triangulation point. From the top of these two settings, hikers may admire the magnificent panorama over the Jura, the Rhone Valley..

  • 4 Mont Colomby de Gex Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 01170 Mijoux

    Mont Colomby de Gex is one of the highest peaks (1 689m) of the Jura range, overlooking the Swiss plain below. It commands a stunning view of the Alps, similar to the one from Mont-Rond.

  • 5 Hôtel-Dieu Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    r. de l'Hôtel-Dieu F - 21203 Beaune

    The beautiful architecture, elegant decoration - ironwork, gabled windows and weather vane - its famous varnished tiles and old well are more suited to a Gothic palace than a hospice. In the Grand'salle or «poor room» stands a 15th C statue of the Ch..

  • 6 Fontenay Abbey Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    F - 21500 Montbard

    A fine example of an autarkic Cistercian monastery, the well-restored abbey in its green isolated valley was consecrated in 1147 by Pope Eugene III in the presence of St Bernard, founder of the Order. The land, called Fontanetum, as it "floats o..

  • 7 Saut du Doubs Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 25130 Villers-le-Lac

    From the raised platform of the Lac de Chaillexon, the River Doubs tumbles to its natural level in a magnificent cascade. There is a boat service from Villers-le-Lac to the waterfall, which follows the river's meanders and passes through gorges. On a..

  • 8 Baume Cirque Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    D70E1 F - 39210 Baume-les-Messieurs

    Leave your car near the chalet of the Baume caves. To contemplate the high rocky cliffs which form this cirque will fill you with an overwhelming sensation.

  • 9 Belvedere of the Baume Rocks Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    D471 F - 39210 Baume-les-Messieurs

    The cliffs of Baume, also known as the Crançot Belvedere, constitutes a magnificent viewpoint over the valley. The Crançot Ladders, which is nothing more than a staircase which replaced several 17C ladders, provide access to the bottom of the pass an..

  • 10 Cascades du Hérisson Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 39130 Menétrux-en-Joux

    The source of the Hérisson is at an altitude of 805m, and the river tumbles down the slopes in spectacular waterfalls. It rapidly reaches the Doucier plateau, dropping 280m in 3km. In the gorges, it forms numerous waterfalls, such as the famous Casca..

  • 11 Cascade de l'Éventail Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 39130 Menétrux-en-Joux

    A path (leaving from Doucier, further west) leads to the foot of the Cascade de l'Eventail, from where there is the best view. The water tumbles from a height of 65m in leaps and bounds, forming a monumental pyramid of foaming water. The path then le..

  • 12 Basilica St Magdalen Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    Place de la Basilique F - 89450 Vézelay

    This admirable church is set on a hill at the top of the village of Vézelay. The present basilica, one of the most beautiful in France, is partly Romanesque and has a vast, luminous nave with splendid statues. It was built in homage to St Magdalen wh..

  • 13 The Burgundy Côte Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - Beaune

    For wine lovers, this landscape is the stuff of legend. For 65km between Dijon and Santenay lies one of the world's greatest wine growing regions. Every step of the way seems to have its own famous name: each village, each slope: a proud viticultural..

  • 14 Tryptichs of Ternant Church Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    Le Bourg F - 58250 Ternant

    These 15C Flemish triptychs in carved painted and gilded wood were given to the church, one by Baron Philippe de Ternant, chamberlain to the Duke of Burgundy Philippe the Good, the other by his son Charles. The larger triptych of the Passion includes..

  • 15 Mont Beuvray Recommended Recommended

    Archaeological and historical sites

    F - Saint-Léger-sous-Beuvray

    Close to the source of the River Yonne, Mont Beuvray has a flat summit detached from the Haut Morvan massif. Inhabited since Neolithic times, Mont Beuvray (821m) was selected in the 2C BC by the powerful Aedui tribe as their capital: Bibracte. Contex..

  • 16 The Brionnais Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - Charlieu

    This attractive cattle-farming region is dotted with fine Romaneque churches like those at Anzy le Duc and Semur en Brionnais, both of which feature on the Chemins du Roman (Romanesque route). The local abundance of first-rate raw materials in the fo..

  • 17 Furniture of Château de Drée Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    F - 71800 Curbigny

    Château de Drée's reception rooms and bedrooms have fine Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI furniture, Savonnerie carpets and wall hangings (the owners were part of a textile dynasty from the north of the country). Note the Directoire dining room and ..

  • 18 The Mâconnais Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - Mâcon

    Between Tournus and Mâcon, the Mâconnais mountains are striking for their red-hued soil, verdant vineyards and picturesque high villages, a joy to discover on foot or by bike along the Voie Verte path, or by car following the Lamartine trail. Its var..

  • 19 The Morvan Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - Vézelay

    At the heart of Burgundy, the mysterious Morvan massif spreads over four départements. Its geography and geology make it a distinct region, contrasting with its neighbours. Far from the major roads, the Morvan is the ideal place for those in search o..

  • 20 Hameau Duboeuf Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    La Gare  F - 71570 Romanèche-Thorins

    This huge wine park is a promotion tool for Beaujolais producer Duboeuf but also a very fine window on the world of wine. Your visit will start in the Salle des Pas Perdus, the concourse of a 1900s-style train station, where you get your ticket for a..

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