Tourism labels in Burgundy

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The cities, towns and villages of Burgundy listed have been awarded with one or several French tourism labels: Cities of art and history, Most beautiful villages of France, Most beautiful detours in France, Green resort, Listed resort, Towns and villages in Bloom.

CITIES OF ART AND HISTORY

The designation Ville d'art et d'histoire is a national label awarded by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication to cities and towns with a rich heritage which pursue an active policy to stimulate and develop their heritage and architecture and adopt measures to raise inhabitants' and visitors' awareness of their heritage. The following cities, towns and villages are labelled Cities of art and history in Burgundy:

Cities of art and history in Burgundy

Autun
Auxerre
Chalon-sur-Saône
Dijon
Joigny

La Charité-sur-Loire
Nevers
Semur-en-Auxois
Tournus

 

MOST BEAUTIFUL VILLAGES OF FRANCE

The label Plus beau village de France, is awarded by an association to beautiful French villages of under 2,000 inhabitants which possess a rich natural and built heritage – with at least two listed buildings – and pursue an active policy to stimulate and develop their heritage. The following cities, towns and villages are labelled Most beautiful villages of France in Burgundy:

Most beautiful villages of France in Burgundy

Châteauneuf
Flavigny-sur-Ozerain
Noyers

Semur-en-Brionnais
Vézelay

 

MOST BEAUTIFUL DETOURS IN FRANCE

The label Plus beau détour de France, is awarded by an association to medium-sized French towns (2,000 to 20,000 inhabitants) located away from the major trunk roads which possess all-year-round tourist facilities, a rich built heritage and an interesting environment. The following cities, towns and villages are labelled Most beautiful detours in France in Burgundy:

Most beautiful detours in France in Burgundy

Châtillon-sur-Seine

Joigny

 

GREEN RESORTS

The designation Station verte is a national label awarded to French nature, leisure and holiday tourist destinations located in unspoiled environments, in the countryside or in the mountains, which offer tourist and leisure facilities. The following cities, towns and villages are labelled Green resorts in Burgundy:

Green resorts in Burgundy

Anost
Arnay-le-Duc
Auxonne
Avallon
Bourbon-Lancy
Charolles
Châtel-Censoir
Clamecy
Donzy
Épinac
Issy-l'Évêque
Matour

Montbard
Montsauche-les-Settons
Nolay
Ouroux-en-Morvan
Pont-et-Massène
Pontailler-sur-Saône
Pouilly-en-Auxois
Précy-sous-Thil
Santenay
Semur-en-Auxois
Venarey-les-Laumes
Verdun-sur-le-Doubs

 

LISTED RESORTS

The label Station classée is awarded to seaside, spa, health, tourist, winter sports and mountaineering resorts which pursue a policy of high-quality tourist facilities and activities. The following cities, towns and villages are labelled Listed resorts in Burgundy:

Listed resorts in Burgundy

Asquins
Avallon
Bourbon-Lancy
Châtel-Censoir
Montsauche-les-Settons
Paray-le-Monial
Pougues-les-Eaux

Saint-Albain
Saint-Honoré-les-Bains
Santenay
Saulieu
Tazilly
Vézelay

 

TOWNS AND VILLAGES IN BLOOM

The label Villes et villages fleuris is awarded each year by the French National Council of Cities, Towns and Villages in Bloom following a competition which judges criteria such as landscaped and plant heritage, flowering, respect for the environment and the living environment. The following cities, towns and villages are labelled Towns and villages in Bloom in Burgundy:

Towns and villages in Bloom in Burgundy

Beaune -
Dijon -
Mâcon -
Paray-le-Monial -
Quetigny -
Sens -
Appoigny -
Autun -
Chablis -
Chalon-sur-Saône -
Charnay-lès-Mâcon -
Charolles -
Châtenoy-le-Royal -
Chenôve -
Clamecy -
Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire -
Crêches-sur-Saône -
Fontaine-lès-Dijon -
Fours -
La Charité-sur-Loire -
La Clayette -
Le Creusot -
Longvic -
Louhans -
Lucenay-lès-Aix -
Migennes -
Missery -
Monéteau -
Montbard -
Montceau-les-Mines -
Nevers -
Nuits-Saint-Georges -
Paron -
Poiseul-la-Grange -
Prémery -
Roilly -
Saint-Apollinaire -
Saint-Georges-sur-Baulche -
Saint-Honoré-les-Bains -
Talant -
Venarey-les-Laumes -
Vignoles -
Villebougis -
Arnay-le-Duc -
Avallon -
Berzé-la-Ville -
Bèze -
Billey -
Bourbon-Lancy -
Chagny -
Chardonnay -
Château-Chinon (Ville) -
Châteauneuf -
Châtillon-sur-Seine -
Chevigny-Saint-Sauveur -
Cravant -
Cressy-sur-Somme -
Darcey -
Decize -
Faverolles-lès-Lucey -
Frontenaud -
Gron -
Gueugnon -
Imphy -
Is-sur-Tille -
Issy-l'Évêque -
Joigny -
Lacanche -
Lavau -
Levernois -
Luzy -
Marcigny -
Michaugues -
Montagny-lès-Beaune -
Pouilly-en-Auxois -
Préty -
Prissé -
Quincerot -
Ruages -
Sagy -
Saint-Julien-du-Sault -
Saint-Privé -
Saint-Rémy -
Saint-Seine -
Saint-Vallier -
Sancé -
Santenay -
Saulieu -
Sauvigny-les-Bois -
Serley -
Sermages -
Tancon -
Tonnerre -
Tournus -
Trouhaut -

Velogny -
Vendenesse-sur-Arroux -
Vermenton -
Villaines-les-Prévôtes -
Vinzelles -
Aillant-sur-Tholon -
Arces-Dilo -
Authiou -
Auxonne -
Azy-le-Vif -
Bazoches -
Beaulieu -
Blanzy -
Bléneau -
Bonnencontre -
Branges -
Brienon-sur-Armançon -
Buxy -
Chamesson -
Champforgeuil -
Champrenault -
Champvoux -
Charmes -
Chauffailles -
Chaumont-le-Bois -
Cheny -
Chevroches -
Chichery -
Chitry -
Corbigny -
Crain -
Cuiseaux -
Darois -
Digoin -
Dompierre-les-Ormes -
Drée -
Escamps -
Étang-sur-Arroux -
Foncegrive -
Fourchambault -
Gergy -
Germigny-sur-Loire -
Gland -
Guérigny -
Guipy -
L'Isle-sur-Serein -
La Nocle-Maulaix -
La Roche-Vineuse -
Ladoix-Serrigny -
Lalheue -
Lichères-près-Aigremont -
Lichères-sur-Yonne -
Magny-Cours -
Marcellois -
Marcilly-sur-Tille -
Marzy -
Merceuil -
Minot -
Montagny-près-Louhans -
Moulins-Engilbert -
Murlin -
Neuvy-sur-Loire -
Nolay -
Ormes -
Perrecy-les-Forges -
Perrigny -
Poisson -
Pougues-les-Eaux -
Royer -
Saint-Clément -
Saint-Denis -
Saint-Firmin -
Saint-Florentin -
Saint-Léger-de-Fougeret -
Saint-Marcel -
Saint-Martin-Belle-Roche -
Saint-Martin-sur-Nohain -
Saint-Péreuse -
Saint-Symphorien-des-Bois -
Sauvigny-le-Bois -
Savigny-lès-Beaune -
Semur-en-Auxois -
Senailly -
Sennecey-le-Grand -
Sermoise-sur-Loire -
Sevrey -
Sivignon -
Sornay -
Toucy -
Toulon-sur-Arroux -
Val-de-Mercy -
Velars-sur-Ouche -
Vergisson -
Villeneuve-l'Archevêque -
Volesvres -

 

BLUE FLAG

The Blue Flag label is awarded to seaside resorts and marinas that take account of environmental criteria in their economic and tourist development policies, and promote behaviour that respects nature and its treasures. The following cities, towns and villages are labelled Blue Flag in Burgundy:

Blue Flag in Burgundy

Montsauche-les-Settons

 

 
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