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French Immersion in Burgundy Brief Itinerary

live the French culture, language and gastronomy...

French Immersion in Burgundy Brief Itinerary

live the culture, language and gastronomy...

 

 

 

 LaPont French Immersion in Burgundy

Language, Culture, Gastronomy

          Small Group  (12 guests)

 
FORTHCOMING 2024 TOURS

Make your French Immersion in Burgundy adventure…the highlight of your next trip to France

Your home is in a 17th Century Château, located in an exceptional area 2.5 Hours from Paris, between Lyon and Geneva, nestled among three regions of France: Burgundy, France-Comté and Rhône-Alpes.

You will enjoy learning French, tasting regional gastronomy and wines in great company…with no packing and unpacking.

Each day of our signature Itinerary is built around private cultural tours lead by seasoned experts, who know the area intimately. We visit the hidden gems of Burgundy and surrounding regions: Châteaux, private tours, artisans markets and regional wineries.

The tour ends at a Boutique Hotel in the heart of Lyon + Dinner at one of the legendary Maisons Bocuse gourmet restaurant.

There is also a 3 Day extension in Lyon available for our guests, which includes an all Day private tour to Annecy/Beaujolais. Request Info.

Our French team cannot wait to welcome you at the Château in Saint-Amour!

 

 

LaPont French Immersion in Burgundy Program

Language, Culture, Gastronomy

Exclusive small group  (12)

10 Night/11 Day French Immersion in Burgundy

euros 4785** pp

all inclusive and planned

TOUR INCLUSIONS AND HIGHLIGHTS: 

  •  9 Nights Stay at the Château 
  •  1 complimentary pre-tour night 
  •  1 night-stay (last night) + Dinner at a Boutique Hotel in Lyon-Centre *****
  •  All Breakfasts included
  •  Spacious Private rooms with en-suite
  • 20 hours on-site French Language course 
  • Daily French conversational chat-time at the Château
  • All Coffee and afternoon tea breaks at the Château.
  • Private transfers between all activities and accommodation
  • Private cultural tours led by local experts
  • Entrance fee – guided tours to all monuments and sites.
  • Cooking workshop at the Château
  • Regional wines during meals at the Château
  • 3 Dinners at regional gourmet restaurants with wines.
  • Dégustation gastronomy dinner at a Michelin * restaurant with wines.
  • Dinner in Lyon at one of the Maisons Bocuse restaurant 
  • Day trip in the Burgundy countryside
  • Wine tasting at Lugny, Chardonnay or similar.
  • All meals prepared at the Château by our in-house chef
  • Traditional déjeuner in the Sâone-et-Loire Region
  • Private guided tour of Vieux Lyon with a local guide
  • On-site French cinema & entertainment
  • French style gourmet picnic in Château-Chalon + visit 
  • Wifi, taxes, tips, entry tickets (no queuing)

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED

International Airfares.

Travel insurance is essential as per our tour cancellations policy.

Any services outside the official tour dates and personal expenses.

PRICE GUIDELINES

**Guests will be allocated a spacious room with own bathroom.

** Rooms are allocated on a first in first serve basis.

** The French Language course is optional for accompanying guests. Partners are welcome!

** Discount applies for shared accommodation and accompanying partners. request pricing.

** Room upgrades are subject to availability.

 

LaPont French Immersion in Burgundy

The gift of France

The LaPont French Immersion Tours are made up of small groups, you’ll join fellow guests who share the same passion for France and enthusiasm for learning and discovery. The tours will leave you with the gift of a beautiful language but will also give you a great deal more. You’ll gain an insight into the French people, a better understanding of their cuisine and culture and a lifetime love of this fascinating country. — The Good Life, France