Route & dates
Dijon— 7 nights
Gateway to Burgundy
Perhaps best known for its locally produced mustard, Dijon also makes a wonderfully flavorful crème de cassis, or blackcurrant liqueur, and boasts excellent examples of regional architecture with polychrome roofs made of tiles in terracotta, green, yellow, and black placed in geometric patterns.Explore Dijon's surroundings by going to La Citadelle de Besancon (in Besancon), Chablis Vititours (in Chablis) and Beaune (Hôtel-Dieu Museum Musée de l'Hôtel-Dieu, La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Dijon, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paroisse Notre-Dame De Dijon, and don't miss a visit to Place de la Liberation.
For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Dijon day trip site.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Dole-Tavaux Airport. June in Dijon sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Dijon
Beaune, Reculee de Baume-les-Messieurs, La Citadelle de Besancon, Abbey of Cluny, Chablis Vititours
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