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Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

The Beaujolais vineyard

Eglise, vignes et route de Saint-Laurent-d'Oingt

Famed throughout the world, the Beaujolais wine region is home to an infinite number of treasures and flavours on the doorstep of Lyon. The Beaujolais wine route will introduce you to the richness and conviviality of the region, with its châteaux, beautiful hilly landscapes and great wines.

Out & about

  • Lyon, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Villefranche-sur-Saône and its renaissance courtyards
  • Oingt ans Beaujolais des Pierres Dorées
  • Mont Brouilly and its panoramics views
  • Hameau Duboeuf, the first wine park in Beaujolais
  • Château de la Chaize at Odenas
  • 7 themed tours that can be downloaded free of charge

A unique experience

Relaxation at the Château de Pizay spa (External link)

Nestled among the vines, this is a site dedicated to well-being that offers you treatments formed with grape seeds and essential rose oils.

"Vignobles & Découvertes" destination

The national Vignobles & Découvertes label helps you to prepare your weekends and short breaks in the vineyards without any hassle thanks to carefully selected services.

  • Le Beaujolais des Pierres Dorées


96 rue de la Sous-Préfecture, 69400 Villefranche sur Saône