Welcome to the select club of France's landmark "Grands Sites". Bibracte, Solutré-Pouilly-Vergisson: two sites that symbolise Saône-&-Loire and Burgundy overall have been consecrated and now shine like beacons. The detour to reach these hallowed and environmentally-preserved places is well worth the effort, as they should be placed on everyone's roadbook schedule!

Bibracte

Listed as one of France's "Grand sites", Bibracte formerly a Gaul capital lost in the dense forest. 

Grand Site Solutré Pouilly Vergisson

"At first glance: the famous outcroppings of both Solutré and Vergisson. Two majestic vessels sailing across an ocean of vines. Anchoring the...