The richest province of France where its dukes challenged the power of the French monarchs. From the magnificent palaces in the city of Dijon, dukes and kings ruled the vast territories of Western Europe. They left behind the medieval cathedrals of Sens and Auxerre, the Romanesque basilica of Vezelay. Visit the world-famous wine route from Dijon, gastronomic and cultural center, and then the Marché aux Vins in the wine capital of Beaune. Before your departure from Burgundy, do not forget to buy a bottle of wine. Burgundy also has consistently attracted a range of relaxing his - cycling, hiking trails, enjoying the local wines and cuisine, picnics in the countryside.