A family destination

Guédelon Country invites you to wander the trails of the Burgundy Backroads with your family ! With winding roads and quiet trails, Guédelon Country is a vast play ground.

The Burgundy Backroads is the family destination  » par excellence » !

Guédelon

Take a unique and fascinating trip into the past and discover Guédelon, in the heart of the backroads. Constructing a medieval castle from scratch, 50 craftsmen build with the techniques and tools of the 13th century.

+ 33 3 86 45 66 66 – www.guedelon.fr

Continue discovering the past and throw yourself into the world of farms from the yesteryear: The Farm of Saint Fargeau (+33 3 86 74 03 76 – http://www.ferme-du-chateau.com/) and the Watermill of Vanneau in Saints en Puisaye (+ 33 3 86 45 59 80 – www.lemoulindevanneau.com) propose the young and old to discover and participate in the life of a farm and farmyard.

Knights and princesses, discover the castles of all four corners of the Burgundy Backroads: The veritable fortified medieval castle of Druyes les Belles Fontaines (+ 33 3 86 41 51 71 –www.chateau-de-druyes.com), at the doorstep of the famous Loire castles admire the Château de la Bussière with its « Remarkable Gardens » (+ 33 2 38 35 93 35 –www.chateau-de-la-bussiere.fr) as well as the castle of Saint Brisson (+ 33 2 38 76 52 72 –www.chateau-saint-brisson.com). In the heart of the charming village of Saint Fargeau visit the huge red brick castle and see the surprising sound and light show (+ 33 3 86 74 05 67 –www.chateau-de-st-fargeau.com).

For the fans of family outings take a ride along the Loire river on bicycles. Stopover in the charming floral village of Briare and take a ride on the Little Train around the town.

+ 33 2 38 37 11 94 –www.petit-train-briare.fr .

Before leaving the village visit the Museum of the 2 Marines, that will unveil the secrets of the fantastic « Pont Canal », built by the architect Monsieur Eiffel.

+ 33 2 38 31 28 27- www.musee-2-marines.com

A little further down the trail the House of the Loire du Cher in the village of Belleville reveals the fauna and flora of the Loire.

+ 33 2 48 72 57 32 –www.maisondeloire18.fr

Yet a few kilometres further in the town of Cosne sur Loire discover the museum of the Loire and the activities proposed for kids.

+ 33 3 86 26 71 02 – www.museedelaloire.fr

 

Now looking to the north of the Burgundy Backroads the museum of Chocolat moulds proposes objects that may seem familiar: « Antique Chocolate casts » that have been part of festive events, Easter, Christmas or other important moments in our lives…

+ 33 3 86 73 32 51 – www.musee-moule-chocolat.com

Guédelon

D955, 89520 Treigny, France
+ 33 3 86 45 66 66 – www.guedelon.fr

La Ferme du Château

596 Les Ferriers (Ham), 89170 Saint-Fargeau, France
+33 3 86 00 10 20 – www.lafermeduchateau.com)

Le Moulin de Vanneau

Moulin de Vanneau, 89520 Saints-en-Puisaye, France
+ 33 3 86 00 10 20 – www.lemoulindevanneau.com

Cardoland

D951, 89660 Chamoux, France
+ 33 3 86 14 15 16 – www.cardoland.com

Château de Druyes les Belles Fontaines

15 Rue du Château Fort, 89560 Druyes-les-Belles-Fontaines, France
+ 33 3 86 41 51 71 –www.chateau-de-druyes.com

Château de la Bussière

Château de la Bussière, Rue du Château, 45230 La Bussière, France
+ 33 2 38 35 93 35 –www.chateau-de-la-bussiere.fr

Château de Saint Brisson

9 Rue du Château, 45500 Saint-Brisson-sur-Loire, France
+ 33 6 78 02 34 70 –www.chateau-saint-brisson.com

Château de Saint Fargeau

Château de Saint-Fargeau, 89170 Saint-Fargeau, France
+ 33 3 86 74 05 67 –www.chateau-de-st-fargeau.com

Calèche de Saint Fargeau

89170 Saint-Fargeau, France
www.calechedesaintfargeau.fr

Petit Train de Briare

+ 33 2 38 37 11 94 –www.petit-train-briare.fr

Musée des 2 marines et du Pont Canal

54 Boulevard Buyser, 45250 Briare, France
+ 33 2 38 31 28 27- www.musee-2-marines.com

Musée de la Loire

11 Rue Alphonse Baudin, 58200 Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire, France
+ 33 3 86 26 71 02 – www.museedelaloire.fr

Maison de Loire du Cher

Route de la Loire 18240 Belleville sur Loire
+ 33 2 48 72 57 32 –www.maisondeloire18.fr

Musée du Moule à chocolat

110 Rue du Moulin, 89110 Villiers-sur-Tholon
+ 33 3 86 73 32 51 – www.musee-moule-chocolat.com