Roche de Solutré redim filigrane

For local heritage enthusiasts:

In Tournus:

Surrounding area:

Chateau Brancion redim filigrane

For food and wine lovers:

  • Tournus has two Michelin-starred restaurants waiting to welcome you
  • Many other restaurants offer traditional or specialist cuisine
  • A host of wine cellars offer opportunities to taste the great wines of Burgundy (we are very close to the Burgundy/Mâconnais/Beaujolais wine routes)
  • There are also many Burgundian specialities for you to try: cheese (Epoisses, Chaource, Brillat Savarin, etc.), jambon persillé (terrine with chopped parsley), oeufs en meurette (poached eggs and meurette sauce), coq au vin, beef bourguignon, Burgundy fondue, snails, frog’s legs, Bresse poultry, gougères (cheese-filled choux pastry), pain d’épices (gingerbread), corniottes (a shortcrust pastry base covered with choux pastry) and many other delicacies!

For exercise enthusiasts:

  • The voie bleue (blue way), which links Tournus and Mâcon along the Saône river, for walkers and cyclists
  • The voie verte (green way), which links Mâcon to Chalon-sur-Saône and winds through the countryside, which you can join at Cormatin from Tournus
  • Tournus swimming pool
  • Mâcon la Salle golf course
  • Chalon-sur-Saône public golf course
  • Hiking trails
  • Boat trips along the Saône and Seille rivers and others
  • La Truchère nature reserve, for walking enthusiasts