Discoveries

Visit the region



A history and a heritage



With its city of the Dukes, its historical wonders, and its delicious mustard, Burgundy makes you dream? Discover the Burgundian way of life, and, more particularly, "the climates of the Burgundy vineyards", listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site! A beautiful region in all seasons.
The Hospices de Beaune are a must during your stay in Burgundy. Of Gothic architecture, this hospice foundation was built in the 15th century by the Chancellor of the Dukes of Burgundy and today has a legendary wine estate.

A WINE-GROWING ITINERARY



Wineries located less than 1 kilometre from Villa Figue Blanche. You can discover them on foot and taste the Montagny premier cru appellation wine. This white wine has notes of fresh apricot, flint and toasted.
We will organise for you visits to the cellars of our harvesting neighbours who will be able to share their passion with you. Domaine Berthenet, Domaine Feuillat-Juillot, Château de la Saule or Domaine Stéphane Aladame are all invitations to taste.
Follow the Route des Grands Crus de Bourgogne through the Côte de Nuits and the Côte de Beaune, from Dijon to Santenay. Over 60 kilometres, you can stop in the villages at the origin of world-famous Grands Crus, such as Romanée-Conti or Vougeot. 

Activities according to your interests



Less than a kilometre from VILLA FIGUE BLANCHE make your first balloon flight over the vineyards of South Burgundy in the surrounding area!
Vines with magical colours, castles, hilly landscapes... during this hot-air balloon flight, a myriad of landscapes, each one more beautiful than the next, will pass under your feet!
Flying over the Saône et Loire region will put magnificent images in your eyes. We can book for you if you wish.

Frenchy Tour



Frenchy Tour offers you to discover Burgundy and its surroundings on board the mythical 2CV Citroën, in a typically French spirit of relaxation. Your driver will drive you through our beautiful region. If you would like us to book for you, please contact us.



The Greenway 3 km from Villa Figue Blanche between Buxy and Cluny



Take advantage of France's first greenway on a completely secure section.
To be done by bike and accessible to all, it connects Givry to Cluny. 13 signposted loops allow you to leave the track and discover quality landscapes: Romanesque art, castles, hedged farmland, vineyards of the Côte Chalonnaise, Givry, Saint Désert, Montagny ...

Golf



The Saône-et-Loire has 10 golf courses and the Château d'Avoise offers 18 holes. It is less than 20mn by car from Villa Figue Blanche. We can book it for you if you wish.

Antique shops



For those who like to hunt for unique pieces, we offer a qualitative or original selection of antiques according to your tastes. Located in Varennes-Le-Grand and 20mn from Montagny les Buxy, you can discover the Atelier Perrusson, cabinet makers from father to son.
Both of them restore with passion old pieces according to the rules of art and know how to find a rare piece on demand. Louis XIII chest of drawers, Louis Philippe mirror and medieval table cohabit with charm. Finally in Beaune you will discover the Village des Antiquaires, a mythical and unmissable place.

Hiking



150m from Ville Figue Blanche the Montagny wine trail awaits you. The start of this 4 km signposted loop is located at the entrance to the village. 8 thematic panels line the route.
This walk crosses the village, another opportunity to learn more about the work in the vineyard, the AOC Montagny and to enjoy a unique and breathtaking panorama of the Côte Chalonnaise vineyards.150m from Ville Figue Blanche the Montagny wine trail awaits you. The start of this 4 km signposted loop is located at the entrance to the village. 8 thematic panels line the route.
This walk crosses the village, another opportunity to learn more about the work in the vineyard, the AOC Montagny and to enjoy a unique and breathtaking panorama of the Côte Chalonnaise vineyards.