Vougeot Travel Guide

  • Ancient Wine Press
    Ancient Wine Press
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  • Hoist for Kegs
    Hoist for Kegs
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  • Grape Pickers Basket
    Grape Pickers Basket
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Vougeot Things to Do

  • See the Courtyard of the Chateau

    In keeping with its original work-a-day function, some of the winery support structures remain in the courtyard.

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  • Tour the Ancient Winery

    The original winery was involved in the mass production of wine essentially by the keg. All of the equipment was made primarily of wood. These devices are today housed in the lower level of the chateau as they were in the past, including a tasting room (where none of the fine burgundy is offered. All sorts of equipment is on display.

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  • Vineyard watching ....

    If you there take a walk through the vineyards. Its very nice and you should always think that this is the home of one of the most expensive wines of Bourgogne.

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Vougeot Hotels

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  • Hotel de Vougeot

    18 rue du Vieux Château, Vougeot, 21640, France

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Le Clos De La Vouge

    1 Rue Du Moulin, Vougeot, 21640, France

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

Vougeot Nightlife

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    by MEdelmann Written Jan 31, 2003

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    You can also rent the castle, if you want to have a big party with thousands of people. But don´t ask me about the price ..... :-)))

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Vougeot Transportation

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    by MEdelmann Written Jan 31, 2003

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    From Vougeot you can go there by car or by your feet. It is not so far away.... Hiking through the vineyard to the castle would be a great idea .... I should do that when going there again.

    The village Veugeot is located directly on the national road "Route de Soleil" from Dijon to Beaune.

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Vougeot Shopping

  • Buy A Tastevin

    We bought this spoon in the gift shop at the chateau, at the end of the tour. The tastevin was designed for use by the vintner who samples the progress of the maturing wines in the kegs by delivering a small sample of wine into this special silver spoon. Note that it has a widened undersurface that is embossed so that it has many reflective...

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  • Where to go shopping?

    Unfortuneatly there is neither a souvenir shop nor a wine shop there.... So try it in the village. Maybe you have luck .....I didn´t see a shop.

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  • Vougeot Hotels

    2 Hotels in Vougeot

Vougeot Local Customs

  • Le Confrerie des Chevaliers du Tastevin

    This is the name of the Brotherhood formed in 1934 for the promotion of Burgundy wine and other cultural pleasures of the Region. It is a posh organization with over 10,000 members (by election) world-wide. It has been successful in its goals and philanthropies. It holds elaborate festivals. The most important are in the grand room on the ground...

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  • The "Wine brother" Hall

    This is another hall. Each year all "wine brothers" come here to meet and discuss. It must be very interesting to be a member. But I heard that it is very hard to become ....

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  • Don't Forget Insurance

    If your current health insurance doesn't cover you while your abroad, you should consider getting international travel insurance just in case something should go wrong.

Vougeot Sports & Outdoors

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    by MEdelmann Written Feb 3, 2003

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    You can also make a hike through the vineyards from the village Vougeot to the castle "Clos de Veugeot".

    Equipment: Prepare good shoes.

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Vougeot Favorites

  • My sister ....

    ... which was going on my nerves in Reims, was sitting in the sun on the wall and read a book. So she had something to do and I could take my photos ....

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  • The backyard

    This is the backyard of the castle and vineyards everywhere, although the plain is not the best location. But is very nice walk here ... and also a great place to take once more a picture.

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  • The castle

    I walked around the castle and find some good places to shot pictures. This is really a beautiful castle and so traditional and historic .... You should watch it, when in Burgundy!

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