Under30Experiences Explore France
July 2-7, 2017
Burgundy, France6 days / 5 nights for $1595Early signup price $1395 USD
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Burgundy is the main wine producing area in France and is well known for its famous dishes like Beef Bourguignon and Coq au vin.
Until 1477, Burgundy was home to the Dukes of France and is now a strong cultural site full historical monuments and castles.
Understand the beauty and culture of this region of France and of course indulge in the world famous wine and cheese.
Day 1: Arrival and Palace of Versailles
Arrive at Paris International Airport (CDG) by 10 AM and be shuttled directly to the Palace of Versailles to stroll the gardens.
Breathe in the beauty of King Louis XIV's royal château that started as a hunting lodge in the year 1623.
Arrive at Chateau de Barbirey, our private estate in the heart of French wine country where we will call home for the week.
Day 2: Explore French Gastronomy
Wake up in the French countryside and enjoy your coffee, pastries, and croissants straight from the boulangerie.
Get ready for a day of tasting wine at vineyards that have been family owned for generations and become fully immersed in French culture.
Visit the Gaugry Fromagerie to learn about the cheese making process and shop for fresh goods to bring home for friends and family.
Tonight prepare dinner as a group with a French chef from the region during our guided cooking class.
Day 3: Cultural Day in Beaune
Visit Beaune, the capital of Burgundy wine country, surrounded by the world famous Côte d'Or Vineyards.
Spend the morning visiting the Meursault or Pommard Castles and then wander the streets to sit at an outdoor cafe for lunch.
Have the option to visit the Moutarderie Fallot where the mustard of the region is produced and shipped all over the world.
Day 4: Adventure Day
After your day of delicious cheese and Burgundy wine, it is time to for some much needed outdoor activity!
Explore the Canal de Bourgogne and ride a bicycle or hike through the picturesque farmland of Burgundy.
Later explore the Châteauneuf-en-Auxois village, consistently ranked one of France's most beautiful villages.
Day 5: Explore Dijon
Climb the 316 steps of the tower of Philippe Le Bon and enjoy an incredible view of the city and its surroundings.
Eat lunch in a bistro or brasserie in the bustling city center and enjoy the quaint shops throughout Old City.
That afternoon soak in the beauty at the amazing Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy built during the 14th century.
Day 6: Depart to Paris
Say merci to your hosts in the French countryside and
Be shuttled back to Paris International Airport for your flights departing after 3 PM unless you wish to spend extra time in Paris.
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What Else Do I Need to Know?
What's Included at $1395 Early Signup?-6 day / 5 night stay in double accommodations-5 Breakfasts and 5 dinners included-Pickup and drop-off at Charles de Gaulle Paris International Airport (CDG)
-Entrance fees to Castles, Palaces, Vineyards and more!
-Authentic French cultural experience
-Under30Experiences staff members-The chance to meet kick-ass people!(Attendees are responsible for own airfare)
When should I book my flight?
Plan to arrive Day 1 by 10:00 AM and to depart Day 6 after 3:00 PM local time
*Please wait to book your flight until you receive an email from us with more details.
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