Days Out: Saone and Loire

Jardin Geo-Botanique
Botanical garden with 600 species showing 8 regional sceneries. Open from October to March 08:00-17:00, April to September 08:00-22:00. 1 place Mathias, Chalon-sur-Saone (71).
Bourgogne Jeep Decouverte
Discover Burgundy in an open-top jeep. Choose from a 2 hour trip to several days. 5 rue Saone, Gergy (71).
Learn about the Loire river, its varied fish species, and the history of Digoin. Accessible to the disabled. Rue des Perruts, Digoin (71).
Le Jardin du Prieure
With over 1,000 plant species, showing 3 different sceneries. Open from 18 May to 4 July. Aze (71).
Archaeological site of Bibracte, a Gaulish town first built in the Iron Age. Audio guides available in English. Site is open June to October and the Museum mid-March to mid-Novemeber. Mont Beuvray, Saint-Leger-sous-Beuvray, (71).
Moorland Fisheries - Etang du Roivre
Fifteen acre lake for large carp fishing in a 33 acre family-owned estate. Etang du Roivre, La Chapelle de Bragny (71).