Accommodation in Saulieu: visit our region
By booking a room at the HÔTEL DE BOURGOGNE, you will have the opportunity to visit our region.
Discover SAULIEU, near the Morvan Regional Natural Park.
Saulieu offers an unspoilt and wild nature, exceptional monuments of Romanesque art, a privileged geographical location, as well as an exceptional cuisine and an excellent way of life.
Don't miss the Saint-Andoche Basilica, a jewel of the Roman Middle Ages.
Don't forget to visit the Museum of "François Pompon", a local child, animal sculptor and Rodin's apprentice.
Discover the city in "Les Pas de l'Ours" (signposted route on the ground), walking through the peaceful streets and admiring the old houses, niched Virgin statues, the elegant wooden bell tower of the Saint-Saturnin church and the Jean Macé promenade, in the shade of its century-old lime-trees.
The Morvan offers a rich and protected fauna and flora. Forests and lakes created for timber rafting are the two main assets of this friendly land.
Discover Dijon, the capital of the Dukes of Burgundy, Beaune and the wine route, the Fontenay abbey, the Morvan lakes, Vézelay, the eternal hill, Autun, Bibracte and Alésia at the heart of Bugundy.
Our region also offers various sports and recreational activities. You can practise all kinds of sports: hiking, mountain biking, swimming, tree climbing, water sports, horse riding, quad or paintball.
Tourism professionals are nearby. They can advise you on your leisure activities:
- In Saulieu, a sports complex will give you access to many sports (open swimming pool in summer, tennis, basketball, judo) activities.
- The Tourist Office offers 3 hiking trails around Saulieu (it has IGN maps and topoguides to help you choose your routes in the Morvan. http://www.randozone.com/v/randonnee-saulieu-21210).
- For fishing, there are two ponds in town and the Lac de Chamboux (5 km away) http://www.domainedelapierreronde.com