Beaune is a beautiful city of Burgundy which contains many architectural gems. Due to its privileged climate Beaune became the Capital of Burgundy Wines, With our transport service with private drivers come to discover this favorite destinations of tourists
Transportation with private drivers from Orly airport to Beaune
Beaune has a lot to offer for wine lovers and lovers of discovery and adventure. It offers mosaics of magnificent landscapes, its architectural heritage and exceptional wines.
Why wine tourism in Beaune?
The oenological journey in Beaune takes you on the road of Grands Crus. It is a journey through prestigious vineyards that meet the noble appellations of Conti, Corton, Montrachet, Meursault, Pommard, Vougeot and their world-renowned estates. You can indulge in free tours or cellar tours. It is also advisable to participate in tasting sessions. This is an incredible opportunity for lovers of noble beverage to discover firsthand the vinification of the best wines to come.
The oenological tourism in Beaune is also a better opportunity for children and the uninitiated to know viticulture. They can also learn more about grape varieties and the classification of Burgundy wines. Listen to explanations of the work of the vineyard, observe or participate in the harvest, learn the knowledge of aromas are all activities that you can benefit. You have the choice between workshops on wines, personalized courses or fun activities around viticulture.
A few words on the circuit
Your tour in Beaune, the wine capital of Burgundy, is an opportunity to visit the wine market sis Church Cordeliers. Do not miss the exceptional sales area of wines, delicatessens and gourmet products located opposite the Hospice de Beaune. Between two hikes to discover the Côte d'Or, take a detour to this wine temple. An opportunity for you to choose between many great wines, champagnes, crème de cassis
Wine tourism in Beaune is also followed by a culinary journey in this part of Burgundy, a region renowned for its high gastronomy. Exquisite dishes with truffles are waiting for you. After visiting a well-known estate and an excursion to this flower-filled city, you can sit on a table at one of its Michelin-rated establishments. Or, get acquainted with the wine pairing on the table of a nice restaurant. Our destination is mainly from the airport to the hotel, but we can make an exception if you want to indulge in wine tourism in Beaune.
Joseph Drouhin House
Founded in 1880, Maison Joseph Drouhin is one of the leading wine merchants and wine producers in Burgundy, with headquarters in Beaune. It is a monument of viticulture in France. It is in this sense that this house produces wines in 90 appellations and it exploits more than 73 ha composed of one-third of 100% Pinot Noir grapes and two-thirds of Chardonnay grapes.
Why visiting Maison Joseph Drouhin?
The visit of the domain located in Beaune transports you to an exciting discovery of the Burgundy terroir: Côte de Beaune, Côte de Nuits and Chablis. Maison Joseph Drouhin is a collection of several parcels of Grands Crus and some of Burgundy's most famous vintages.
In Beaune, you can make a trip to the Maison Joseph Drouhin's Enoteca, located at 1, Court of the Parliament of Burgundy. Magnificent and grandiose, it is composed of a street-level showroom and wineries spread over more than 10 000 m² (1 ha) which includes the Cave des Rois de France and the Cave de l'Abbaye suite. The enoteca Beaune is a mixture of museum, treasure room and wine library that houses barrels of old vintages, mythical wines, different models of old presses, etc. The detour into the wine shop is also an opportunity for neophytes and oenophiles to discover one by one the 90 appellations of the House Joseph Drouhin. You can review some vintages of the great winemaker.
A few words on the circuit
The circuit promises you a pleasure to live on the spot with exceptional whites and reds, sweet and creamy, light to expressive. The house also offers paid workshops on various wine topics
Maison Joseph Drouhin is enough for him to know the history of Burgundy wines, winemaking and its secrets and the influence of climate and geology of the soil. It is an essential route of the enotourism circuit in Burgundy in general and the stay in Beaune in particular. The best is that your stay coincides with the cultural events and fairs dedicated to sweet nectar. Our fleet is composed of pick-up if you want to go around the vineyards.
Castle of Savigny-lès-Beaune
Former ducal castle built in 1340, the Castle of Savigny-lès-Beaune is an architectural jewel of Côte d'Or. This listed building is now a museum and Michel Pont, winemaker and renowned collector. Surrounded by a vineyard of more than 20 ha and sheltering a vast collection of various objects, this castle will know how to disorient you perfectly within the framework of a tourism in Burgundy.
Why visiting the Castle of Savigny-lès-Beaune?
The Castle of Savigny-lès-Beaune welcomes you with its tasting pavilion, its old cellars furnished as well as its small castle of the seventeenth and its large castle of the XIVth. It offers its private apartments for a romantic holiday in Beaune, and also beautiful lounges that can accommodate up to 300 people for wedding receptions. This bucolic setting is a must in Beaune for a stay out of the ordinary.
You should also know that it is the home of the largest private collection of fighter jets in the world. There are 90 in total. This is a record certified by the Guinness Book of Records. More than a hundred military planes, jet planes and helicopters are found there, with no less than 2,000 models. You will also find 35 racing cars, 300 motorcycle models, fire engines, a few dozen straddle tractors, engines and several thousand models and various models. It is a place to visit absolutely family to make the happiness of young and old.
A few words on the circuit
In addition to its open-air museum and indoor museums, Château de Savigny-lès-Beaune is also a renowned wine estate. Its exploitation in the Côte d'Or extends over 7 first growths: Auxey-Duresses, Beaune, Monthélie, Meursault, Pommard, Savigny-lès-Beaune and Volnay as well as two other first growths of 4 ha on the Côte Dijonnaise. You will find magnificent wineries with bottled wines and casks. The domain products are marketed within the castle itself. Note that the Château de Savigny-lès-Beaune is open every day from 9h to 12 and from 14h to 17h 30 with reception of the last entries of the day at 16h. if you want to enjoy it, you can provide a day rental service.
Chauffeur-driven car service on arrival at Orly airport
The city of Beaune is nestled in the middle of the vineyards of Côte d'Or. For your information, the Castle of Clos de Vougeot is 25.5 km from the town and the Dijon Museum of Fine Arts is 44.0 km away. Beaune is 345.8 km from Charles de Gaulles Airport and Orly Airport is 300.6 km away.