: Paris, Lyon or Dijon
: exit Avallon
Burgundy has the most freshwater lakes in France with unlimited sporting possibilities including wind-surfing, kayaking, rafting and fishing. Walking, tennis, climbing, mountain biking and riding or even Quad-bike riding facilities are all available or simply enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings. Golf: 17 places to go, 9 with 18 holes, in app. 1 hour max. 1,5 hour ride by car. Burgundy belongs to one of the most culturally important areas of Europe and has many villages dating from the middle ages, castles, monasteries e.g. Avallon, Auxerre, the famous Basilisk from Vezelay, meeting point from August II and Richard the lionhearted, 1190, to organise the third crusade. Good food and wine, e.g. Chablis, have made this area world famous. Excursions, wine tasting and restaurant visits can also be organised for you.
Other Activities: Golf, Tennis, Quad-bike riding, kayaking, rafting, Paintball