ActivitIes - leisure - excursions - gastronomy

 

Burgundy and Jura with their historical and cultural patrimony offer a tremendous choice of leisure and touristic possibilities. Fairs and markets, vine tasting, architectural visits, green balades, nature discovery trails, shows, gastronomy, museums, curiosities, archeological sites, landscapes etc.

The internet sites My Bourgogne and l'office de tourisme de la Bresse Bourgignonne shall inform you exhaustivly about all possibilities and ongoing events.

The very great speciality of the Bresse region ist the Poulet de Bresse (Bresse chicken)

 

Here some propositions:

 

On the spot

Fire the bread oven for baking pizzas, bread, cakes .....

 

 

Fishing in the pond or also elsewhere

Explore the almoist unpenetrable forest .... and  detect à roe, a rabbit or hare

Have a tour in the tub of "Arthur", our good old tractor

Study the plants in the meadow and guess their medical qualities

Have a drink at the "Dolmen" followed by a barbecue next to the pond

Observe the fish jumping, a hunting kingfisher, a heron walking along the pond, listening the pheasant

Explore the iland in the middle of the ond with the rowing boat that is at your disposal

Walk across the fields and forests

Touring in the surroundings on a bike   http://veloenfrance.fr/

Visite our friend Michel Ridet and taste his home made honey

 

 

Within a few minutes by car

 

Internships sculpting, drawing and painting: ATELIER DAMIAN TIRADO

The Poultry Market in Louhans every munday morning

L'Hôtel Dieu in Louhans

The château BEAUREPAIRE EN BRESSE

The mill ircuit

La Grange Rouge in La Chappelle-Naude

La Ferme des Animaux (animals farm) des petits bois à Sagy

Tennis possible in the  Tennis Club of Louhans

Swimming pool in Louhans       

The visit of the Churches

LOUHANS, the town with 157 arcades

The Village of the books in Cuisery

Tournus, the city with two faces

See or drive racing cars or carts on the Circuit de Bresse

Green Ballades

Biking

Horse riding

Cinéma

Discothèques

 

Restaurants or shops that we recommend because we know them well:

La Mère Jouvenceaux in Louhans

Le mot de la faim in Saint-Claude

Le Chaudron à Ratte

 

La Cave des Cordeliers aux Arcades à Louhans

         

Wine shop with almost 400 different wines, whiskies, alcohols and other

 

T'es où café ?      under the Arcades in Louhans

Exceptionally original shop with a incredible choice of coffee, tea, spices and gluttonies

 

Where to shop Poulets de Bresse

Poulet Laurency

GAEC Laurency, 1287 Route des Varennes, 71500 Saint Usuge

 

 

Day trips

 

GOLF du Val de Sorne

Golf du Val de Sorne

 

Carpfishing at  l'étang du copin

10 hectares of lake with 8 fishing postes for two fisherman for No Kill carp fishing

 

Visit the Salins-les-Bains

Salins

 

Visit the Saline Royale

 

Lake of the Vouglans

Vouglan

Nautical sports, diving, fishing, beach

 

CLUNY

Visit of the Medieval City of Cluny

 
BEAUNE 
                                                                              Beaune

Capital of the Burgundy vines, Beaune hides numerous jewels to discover

 

ECOMUSEUM of the BRESSE BOURGUIGNONNE

               Ecomusée de la Bresse bourguignonne

Authentic conservatory of the memory ot the Bressan country

 

La MAISON de La Vache qui rit

                                                     

Large choice of animations and visits for adultes and children from 6 years on

 

Beach swimming 

 

                                                                         Lac Louvarel

Lac Louvarel