Travel guide to Burgundy

Facts

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Local name
La Bourgogne
Inhabitants
1.623.385 (1999)

Travel preparation

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Best time to visit

The nature in Burgundy blossoms in the spring when the region is green and feels fresh. In the fall the wine season is at its height and it is possible to get insight into the year's harvest.

Local conditions

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Time zone

GMT +1 hour

Accommodation / Hotel

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You will find hotels in all prices and a few wine chateaux offers accommodation so that you can enjoy the wine without having to think about driving afterwards. Beaune, which is the centre for the wine, is a lot more expensive to stay in than for instance Dijon. You will find a hostel in Dijon and the area also has a lot of camping sites. Book your hotel in Burgundy here

Local transport

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Other transport

Busses drive in Dijon and Beaune and most of the small villages are served more or less regularly by local busses
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