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

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 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


Horse riding




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

Pizzeria Le Léone

Le Rustique à Montagny-près-Louhans

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



Visit the Saline Royale


Lake of the Vouglans


Nautical sports, diving, fishing, beach



Visit of the Medieval City of Cluny


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



               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