To Do

SPORTS

Hiking - 1500 km signposted hiking paths/routes
Mountain biking - 2000 km signposted cycling paths/routes
Cycling along the canal du nivernais
Horse riding - 500 km indicated tracks
Fishing, swimming, canoeing (Lac de Pannecière and Lac des Settons)
Rafting
Golf (Autun: 9 holes, Nevers: 18 holes)


CULTURE

'Grand site de Vézelay' with its Unesco protected basilica and surrounding historical villages
'Les plus beaux villages de France' - Vézelay, Noyer-sur-Serein, Flavigny-sur-Ozerain and Châteauneuf-en-Auxois
Bazoches Castle (famous Vauban architects)
Vineyards and wine routes: Vézelay - Irancy - Chablis - Beaune ...
Avallon - a fortified town
Autun - old roman village with amphitheatre
Historical sites and museum Bibracte (Mont Beuvray)
Guédelon - medieval building site


FOR THE KIDS

Child friendly lakes, playgrounds, ...
Cardoland - real life dinosaurs replicas
Guédelon - medieval building site
Tree Top Challenge
Parc de l'Auxois - animals, swimming, playground, ...


MUSIC

During the summer, plenty of festivals and concerts take place in the historical churches and villages


FOOD AND DRINKS

Vineyards and wine routes: Vézelay - Irancy - Chablis - Beaune ...
Infamous Charolais meat
Typical Burgundy kitchen, with escargots, Boeuf Bourguignonne, Coq au vin, Poulet en Pintade fermier, Tournedos de Charolais and of course andouillette