Capital of the Dukes of Burgundy
The capital of a powerful and prestigious duchy during the Middle-Ages, Dijon has inherited a unique cultural and architectural heritage within one of the greatest conserved areas in France. An emblematic city of haute cuisine and lifestyle, Dijon is also the gateway to one of the most prestigious vineyards of France: the Côte de Nuits and its world-class wines.
Let yourself be captivated by the capital of Bourgogne, and enjoy the beauty and wealth of its heritage and gastronomic delights.
The Owl trail
Discover the emblematic sites in the historical center as The Ducal Palace, Duke Philip Le Bon Tower, The famous Owl, Notre-Dame church with its gargoyles, churches and mansions houses will inviting you to savor the charm of Dijon, and also to go back in time.
Wine & Gastronomy
Famous for mustard and gingerbread, Dijon is also the gateway to the most prestigious Bourgogne vineyards. Indeed, the reputation of the route des "Grands Crus" has earned it the epithet the "Champs Elysées of Bourgogne". Discover the magnifient landscapes with vines as far as the eye can see and even a château right at the heart of the Côte de Nuits vineyard.
Taste the famous traditional products
Mustard, gingerbread, "crème de cassis", Kir (traditional local aperitif), wine ... here, the cuisine is known all around the world.