Welcome to a historical and gourmet journey through the wine regions of Champagne, Alsace, and Burgundy. With France by Locals as your guide, prepare to stylishly discover hidden treasures and venture further towards experiences that will make your trip an unforgettable adventure!
Alsace - Champagne-Ardenne: A Symphony of Flavors and Stories
Discover the Must-See Places
Begin your escapade in Strasbourg, where the cobbled streets of the old town overflow with historical landmarks. The majestic cathedral welcomes you with its Gothic sculptures, bearing witness to the artistic genius of the past.
Colmar, the “Little Venice,” charms with its picturesque canals and timber-framed houses that recount centuries of history. Get lost in its narrow alleys and you will find many corners straight out of a fairy tale.
Authentic Experiences Off the Beaten Path
In Colmar, treat yourself to a gastronomic adventure with a wine tasting in a family-owned cellar. Let the unique flavors of Alsace wines enchant you, guided by passionate experts.
Sélestat, lesser known, awaits you with its abbey church of Marmoutier, where history has shaped a grand architecture. Immerse your journey in the spirituality of this extraordinary place.
Is your stay a winter adventure? Dive into the warm atmosphere of the Christmas markets, a spectacle of twinkling lights, delightful scents, and artisanal products.
Burgundy: A Journey to the Heart of Elegance and Serenity
The Must-Sees in Burgundy
Explore Fontenay Abbey, an architectural marvel nestled in the heart of a peaceful valley. Immerse yourself in the serenity of the place, where monastic history intertwines with natural beauty.
In Dijon, the “city of the Dukes,” discover history around every corner. Wander through the medieval quarter, where ancient facades tell fascinating stories.
The Art of Escaping from Beaten Paths
Embark on a unique adventure along the Route des Grands Crus: each vineyard has its own story, and each tasting is an exceptional sensory experience.
In the Morvan, discover Burgundy from a different perspective on horseback or by bicycle. Explore the peaceful lakes and mysterious forests, a haven of peace far from the tourist crowds.
Lorraine: A Dive into History and Nature
In Nancy, art and history come together in an enchanting dance. The Place Stanislas, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site, is an open-air work of art.
Explore the medieval streets of Metz, where the Gothic cathedral and the Centre Pompidou-Metz dazzle art and architecture enthusiasts.
Off the Beaten Path Excursions
For a two-wheeled getaway, take your bike and explore the hidden treasures of Bar-le-Duc, a city rich in history and provincial charm.
The Vosges, a natural paradise, also invite you to bike rides through breathtaking and preserved landscapes. It’s right nearby!
With France by Locals, every step of your journey becomes an authentic experience. Step off the beaten path, explore hidden gems, and live France in a way that will leave you with unforgettable memories. Bon voyage!