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exodus Cycling2016

Cycle the Vineyards of Burgundy 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 Dates & Price Guide Dates and prices correct at time of publication (see page 13). Prices are £ Sterling per person. Local bike hire: • 21 speed Lapierre touring bike, included in the trip price • Discount for bringing your own bike £90 • Supplement for electric E-bike £100, paid on booking FRANCE BURGUNDY Dijon Chateauneufen Or ʼAuxois Cote dNuits- St. Georges P Premium F departure S Polo FdeparturPe F Family departure Call SELF-GUIDED • FRANCE 87 8 days land only from £949 Hotel Dieu, Beaune France Activity Level LEISURELY/MODERATE Trip Code LSQ At a Glance Itinerary - Day by Day 1 Start Beaune. 2 Today is free to enjoy Beaune or take an optional cycle ride. 3 Cycle through some of Burgundy's most famous vineyards to Nolay. 4 Ride through the forested uplands to the hilltop village of Chateauneuf en Auxois. 5 Follow the canal to Dijon; afternoon free to enjoy the city. 6 Free day to relax and explore the vibrant city of Dijon or ride to Chateauneuf. 7 Leave mediaeval Dijon and pedal to Beaune via Nuits St. Georges, the capital of the Cotes de Nuits vineyards. 8 End Beaune. Charming Dijon and Beaune l World famous vineyards l Stunning French architecture • 6 days cycling, (including 2 optional rides) with luggage transfers • 95% quiet tarmac roads, 5% tracks and towpaths • Undulating route, but distances are short • Self-guided holiday. Min age 14 yrs • 7 nights hotels • All breakfasts included The rolling countryside of Burgundy is crisscrossed with dedicated cycle paths through extensive vineyards and alongside canals, making it ideal for a relaxed self-guided itinerary. Pretty villages break up the route and grand chateaux, with colourful tiled roofs, stand guard over their carefully nurtured and valuable grapes. Burgundy is one of the premier wine producing regions of the world, so if the cycling alone isn't enough to tempt you, then perhaps a glass of the finest Pinot Noir or Chardonnay is? Dijon and Beaune complete this trip with their timeless charm, impressive architecture and choice of exceptional restaurants. • Start any Saturday from 26 March to 29 October 2016 • Other start days are available on request, please check with our sales team • 2017 dates and prices available online • All dates £949 • Upgrade to premium hotels £250 per person • Price is land only and does not include travel from London • Compulsory single supplement £240 (£300 in premium hotel option) • Return rail travel available from London • Low cost flights available to Lyon with Easyjet • Land only start Beaune day 1, end Beaune day 8 • Insurance: please see page 106 Saone Beaune Nolay Mersault optional rides ACCOMMODATION We stay in 2 and 3-star hotels. Where possible we use traditional Burgundian buildings with real character including an old Cistercian abbey from the 12th Century. All rooms have en suite facilities. We also have an option to upgrade to more premium accommodation and include 2 dinners for a supplement. Daily Distance (km) 2 26 3 31 4 36 5 26 6 41 7 48 0845 863 9626 or visit www.exodus.co.uk and enter the three letter trip code BIKE HIRE NOW INCLUDED SEE PAGE 10 “The organisation was brilliant.” Colin Calder


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