Dijon & Beaune’s Truffle Escapade From Lyon

Our Dijon & Beaune’s Truffle Escapade immerses you in the culture, history, and cuisine of the stunning Burgundy region. Explore the city of Dijon, with its elegant medieval streets and gothic architecture, before creating your own Dijon mustard at the 200-year-old Fallot Mustard Mill. Journey back in time at the epic Hospices de Beaune, as you wander through the 15th-century wards and pharmacy. Top off your adventure with a lesson in truffle hunting, and sample some of the finest produce in Burgundy.

per adult from

$1,027

NZD

Duration

10 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Exclusive Mustard Tasting
    • Exclusive Truffle Hunting & Tasting
    • Return TGV Train Tickets
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Bottled water
    • Private transportation
    • Hospice de Beaune Skip-the-Line Entrance Ticket
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Lyon, Lyon, Rhone, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes

    Your guide will meet you at your hotel or residence, and whisk you away to the historical Burgundy region in the comfort of the French TGV.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Dijon, Dijon, Cote d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte

    Your guide will lead you through the elegant medieval streets of Dijon, revealing the heritage, history, and of course, cuisine, which made it one of Europe’s most beloved cities. Get up close to the striking Palace of the Dukes and Estates of Burgundy, with its regal gothic architecture, and experience the mighty turrets and domes of the Cathédrale Saint-Bénigne de Dijon. Once you have soaked up the sights, you will head up to the top of Tour Philippe le Bon, where you will be treated to stunning views across the entire city.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Dijon, Dijon, Cote d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte

    Next it’s time to discover Dijon’s most iconic export: mustard. An expert will meet you at the 200 year old Fallot Mustard Mill, and guide you through making your own authentic Dijon mustard. Learn how the sauce is created, and discover how it has helped shape French cuisine. Finish off by tasting a variety of local mustards, and try your own creation!

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Beaune, Beaune, Cote d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte

    After your tasting, you will have the chance to explore one of the most spectacular architectural achievements in France: the Hospices de Beaune. In the 15th century this gothic masterpiece was used as a hospital for the poor, and continued to house patients until 1971. As you wander beneath the pitched ceilings you will catch sight of exquisite murals, depicting dragons and grizzly battle scenes, and discover pharmacy shelves still lined with 18th-century flasks and pill bottles.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Cote d'Or, Cote d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte

    Take a journey into the extraordinary world of truffle hunting, and discover why these curious fungi have captured the attention of foodies all over the world. Explore how dogs are trained to hunt truffles and see the different techniques used to unearth them. Finish the experience with a tasting session, where you will be able to try a variety of local produce.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Lyon, Lyon, Rhone, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes

    The guide will bring the clients back to the hotel or residence in Lyon

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Near public transportation
    • Stroller accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Venez Discover

Activity ID: V-116778P47

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