GUÉDELON, watch the construction of a Middle-Age castle
Durée : 1 day
Privat tour for 2 people : 590 € + 75 € for each additional person (maximum 8 people)
Time travel !
In the heart of Burgundy, a great Middle Age castle is taking shape.
Build with techniques and materials from the Middle Ages.
You can visit and see how these beautiful, historical structures were created.
There are also varius activities you can take part in to really immerse you in 13th century life.
One full day with transport and tour guide
Departure from Dijon
Groupe of 4 people minimum (max 8 people)
For your comfort, you will travel in a luxury vehicle (LEXUS full hybrid), MPV or Minibus depending on the number of passagers.
DEPARTURE POINT and TIMES :
Departure from Dijon : Parking sales office Tram Divia - 16 place Darcy.
Private tour :
Departure and return from your hotel / guest house...
(or Dijon train station)
Departure from Dijon at 8.00am - Return approximately at 8.00pm
Price includes :
- The entrance ticket (full day visit)
Price doesn't include :
- Lunch on site
- Personal expenses
- Activities or other services not statedin the program
Guédelon : living history
Day after day, Builders are using all the raw materials used in the past to build a castle now. The construction is being undertaken right in the centre of natural surroundings.
Started in 1997, this project should be completed around 2022.
Arrival to Guédelon construction site
Observation and explanation of the building techniques during the 13th century.
Free time lunch in Guédelon
Food options available : 3 food areas
Afternoon : free time on the
construction site of Guédelon
In a "medieval atmosphere", you will get to know the work of some 50 artisans and you will see (stonemasons, carriers, bricklayers, loggers, carpenters, potters, ropers, etc...) them demonstrate traditional Middle Age techniques and garb.
See also the "workers' village, stables and animals
Return approximately at 8pm
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