Dijon Top Attractions, Nightlife, Shopping, Hotels and Travel Information
Dijon is the capital of Burgundy and located in France. Burgundy is a place where you can find the home of dynasty of the Valois. Dijon is also famous for its foods and it is located at the wine producing vicinity of Burgundy. After the Valois dynasty it was called as palaces of dukes.
Dijon By Eurostar
The most comfortable and easiest way to reach Dijon is Eurostar. Eurostar will take you from London to Dijon within 4:30 hrs, but you have to change in Paris and at Lyon to reach Dijon.
By air the nearest airport from Dijon is Geneva international airport (about 150km from Dijon) and Lyon saint Exupery airport (about 178kmfrom Dijon).
Clemenceau Park: it is a quite and green space area which covers the area about 5,535 sq ft. In this park you can find many kinds of trees and plants and flowers.
Archaeological Museum: it is built at the end of 13th century. This museum shows relics discovered with in the area from Middle Ages times.
Fine Arts Museum: this museum is placed in the residence of the dukes of burgundy. This art museum is the largest art museum in the whole France. In this museum you can find collection of German and Swiss primitives, which is most important in France. Besides these collections you can also find French paintings, current arts and high artists.
Places of Dukes: Places of Dukes and Estate of Burgundy were built in 1450 to 1455, which includes apartments, rooms and ducal kitchens. The places of dukes are basically famous for the ducal kitchens.
Megazone Laser games Dijon: – It is a place located in Rue Jacques Daguerre. It is a gaming zone where you can enjoy various kinds of games. It is a famous place for adventurous games.
Jungle Kid: – It is located in rue Artisans, Quetigny. It is an amazing entertainment park.
Hotels in Dijon
- Hotel Ibis Dijon Central
- Hotel Mercure Dijon Centre
- Hotel Le Jura Dijon
- Hotel Campanile Dijon Centre
- Hotel Wilson
- Hotel Kyriad Centre
- Hotel Inn Dijon
- Hotel Victor Hugo
Shopping in Dijon
Du vin au vert: it is a fine food and wine shop placed in the Dijon near the place de la republique. In this shop organic wines can found and are come from the reputed and independent vineyards.
Etat d’esprit: it is a spirit and substance shop with white walls and floors. In this shop you can find many products which are made by the mistress of house and designers. These products are fairly traded which will make your interior and your life lovelier.
There are some other shops in the Dijon
- Exwuise ethique
- Le Gourmet
- Rose de Vergy
- Au vieux millesime
Nightlife of Dijon
There are various bars, discos, pubs, and clubs in the city. These hot night spots make the city a rocking place. He peoples are night fun lovers. You can enjoy various kinds of wines in this wine city.
- Caf and co.
- Freestyle bar
- Le bora
- L’ Autre Entree des oenophiles