Saône et Loire, the département that is so very typically Burgundian, is a wonderful place to discover. You will be enchanted by the endless places of interest.
Camping holidays Saône et Loire
Are you looking for nature and greenery, peaceful holidays in the countryside ? Then Saône et Loire is made for you. You will find an endless number of typically Burgundian attractions: the Solutré Rock, the Abbey of Cluny, the magnificent Romanesque Basilica of Paray-le-Monial and several prestigious mediaeval castles, plus lots more. The best chapters in the history of mediaeval Europe were written here. Take a journey back in time and let these magical buildings work their spell on you. The Saône et Loire is also particularly famous for its Route des Vins: discover the great Burgundy wines by following the route from Mâconnais to Beaujolais! Here in Saône et Loire land and traditions are inextricably bound to each other. You can profit from this and take home a few excellent bottles as a souvenir !
Camping Saône et Loire
The Saône et Loire is also a wonderful département that you can discover on foot, bike or horseback as you take in the vineyards, meadows and ‘bocages’ and breathe in the pure fresh air. Everything you could possibly need is here: a Green Route specially designed for cycling or signposted ‘green walks’ in the heart of magnificent conservation areas.
You can even do your own pilgrimage walk on a section of the Santiago de Compostella route for a few hours or a whole day (Cluny is one of the starting points) . Or how do you feel about sailing down a river? Several companies offer river trips on barges or small boats. A peaceful and original way to discover the Saône et Loire!