Explore the Côte de Nuits, a very special wine region that extends from Dijon to Nuits-Saint-George in the northern part of the Côte d’Or, near the limestone ridge at the heart of the Burgundy wine region. Various white and rosé wines are produced in the region, however, the Côte de Nuits is most famous for its wonderful reds made from the pinot noir grape. Visit various types of vinyards along this magical route, and discover the “Champs Elysées” of Burgundy on the Route des Grands Cru as you travel to Nuits-Saint-Georges along the DomaineRion to VosneRomanée . Finally, visit the Château Clos de Vougeot, the ancient winery of the Cistercian monks, established in the 12th century then extended in the 16th century. Discover the magnificent wine presses from the Middle Ages and the techniques of vinificationwhich are still used today.