Burgundy Region tours
Burgundy is one of France’s main wine producing areas which has a rich and unique history. Over the centuries, Burgundy has become known for being the best land in the world for producing both red and white wines, mostly made from Pinot noir and Chardonnay grapes and it is for this reason that Burgundy wines have received such acclaim. For wine tasting the ancient city of Beaune is one of the best places in all of France and the jewel of Beaune’s old city is the magnificent Hôtel-Dieu, founded in 1442 and now it’s France’s most splendiferous and prestigious historical monuments. With regard to cuisine, the region is famous for the Burgundian dishes coq au vin, beef bourguignon, and époisses de Bourgogne cheese which was the favorite one of Napoleon and an iconic dish of Burgundy and French gastronomy are Burgundy snails.