The Voie Verte (Greenway) is an itinerary that will allow you to travel in southern Burgundy, over a distance of some 350kms following the old railway lines.
The fully signposted and secured itinerary, reserved for non motorised vehicles and entirely asphalted, the Voie Verte offers the possibility of going for a walk or doing some sport, alone or as a family, on foot, on a bike, on roller skates…
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Services are available all along :
Car parks, water points, toilets, picnic areas, bicycle hire…
This is a unique way to discover the environmental and cultural wealth of Southern Burgundy, through an authentic natural path that winds its way between Saint-Léger-sur-Dheune and Charnay-les-Mâcon, passing through Chalon-sur-Saône and Cluny.
For the bravest of you,
enjoy a splendid circuit between Chalon and Mâcon, taking the greenway out via the vinous Côte Chalonnaise, returning by the Voie Bleue, a waterside route by the Saône. Gastronomy, wine-tasting and fine heritage sights are on offer on this easy, delightful section.
Count on a trip of 3 to 4 days.
Touring Burgundy by Bicycle
All along the Burgundy Tour cycling route, local professionals have made the commitment, through signing a Quality Charter, to provide you with services and equipment adapted to meet your needs.
Regardless of the itinerary chosen, you’re guaranteed to find an accomodation, bicycle rental / repair shops ans specialised Tourist Offices all meeting the mandatory requirements regardong services and facilities.
Two portions of the Greenway: Charnay-les-Macon / Prissé (3.2km) and Cluny / Buxy (34.5km) are labeled Tourism and Handicap for motor impairments, mental and hearing.