here is so much to do in Southern Burgundy and discover:
A sampling:

  • Wine tasting in the cellars of the wineries of the Mâconnais and the Beaujolais.
  • The excellent cuisine of the many restaurants.
  • Taize : an oecomenical center.
  • The ” voie verte ” , What was formerly railroad tracks has now been transformed into a bike path that travels through the Burgundy region from north to south.
  • Cluny with its abbey , museum and Romanesque buildings.
  • The Burgundian countryside with its Romanesque churches and beautiful villages.
  • Castles , many of which can be visited.
  • The fantastic golf course in Mâcon ( 25 km).
  • There are many walks leading you to interesting places.
  • Cities like Beaune , Dijon and Lyon are easily accessible for day trips.
  • In the summer there’s a flea market almost every weekend somewhere with individuals selling curiosa at bargain prices !
  • You can swim in some lakes in the area . The nearest is lake Le Rousset, 12 km away.
  • In the summer Cluny is home to many cultural activities, including a film festival, theater and concerts.
  • In the cottage you will find the guest book with ideas for excursions, car rides, walks.