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Fascinating group day

Fascinating group day "Fascinating discoveries in Bugey"

Discover Jean Antelme Brillat-Savarin, an emblematic figure of Bugey: the lawyer, politician, writer, musician and gourmet will no longer have any secrets for you.

9:30am : Special guided tour of Brillat-Savarin.
Visit the Tourist Office, 34, Grand Rue in Belley.

Walk in the footsteps of the famous author of the "Physiology of Taste" and discover the different facets of the character: the politician, the lawyer and the gourmet who is passionate about Bugey. The tour will be punctuated by aphoristic readings of his literary work.

12pm: Discovery of AOC wines from Bugey to Caveau des Demoiselles in Andert-Condon.

Patrick Guillermin, winegrower, will introduce you to his estate and his winegrowing activity before letting you taste the wines from his cellar.

12h30 : Lunch at the Auberge de Contrevoz.

Dance this country restaurant labelled Vignobles et Découvertes, you will be able to enjoy a full range of seasonal flavours thanks to the menu created by M. Pellicioli, Master Conservator.

Menu including: starter, main course, dessert, 1/4 wine, coffee.

3pm : Guided tour of the village of Vieu-en-Valromey.

It was in this charming village where his sisters owned a manor house that Brillat-Savarin loved to stay. From the remains of its rich Gallo-Roman past to the site of Adoue, to which Paul Claudel refers in his "Announcement to Mary", you will be charmed by the atypical architecture and history of this traditional village in Bugey.

17h : Discovery of the temporary exhibition "L'Ain au menu : un art de la gastronomie" at the Bugey-Valromey Museum in Lochieu.

You will have a great time discovering the menus of yesteryear, served in the most renowned French establishments, in the pure tradition of the famous Bugist gastronome.

Open period

Excursion valid all year 2019, except on Sundays and public holidays, subject to availability of service providers.
Booking at least 15 days before the desired date

Prices

Adult: 60,90 € based on 20 people.

The price includes :

The visits mentioned above
The services of an escort
The lunch
The drink package (wine + coffee)
Taxes and service

The price does not include :

The transport
Possible supplements on weekends and public holidays
Possible VAT increases
Personal expenses
Cancellation insurance

Spoken languages

  • French

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