Radisson Blu Hotel, Lyon



Famous the world over for its fruity wine, the Beaujolais region is a favourite destination of visitors to Lyon. Perfect for a relaxing day's drive through picturesque countryside and charming villages, the Beaujolais wine trail winds through the vineyards and quaint towns, including Pierre Dorées, d'Oingt, Clochemerle and Beaujeu, the centre of the Beaujolais region. Here, guests can sample delicious whites and reds while they learn a bit of wine-making history.

Break up the drive with stops at some of the region's magnificent Romanesque churches and the incredible limestone outcropping Roche de Solutré, which offers a majestic view of the Mâconnais region. Visit the Cellar of Chardonnay to sample the white wines of the Burgundy region.