Tourism in Beaujolais

Cultural activities


Less than twenty minutes from Juliénas :
- Musées de Mâcon
- Musée du compagnonnage - Romanèche-Thorins - Tel : 03 85 35 52 48
- Musée départemental de préhistoire - Solutré - Tel. 03 85 35 85 24
Less than 45 minutes from Juliénas :
- Musées de Lyon
- Musée automobile - La Clayette - Chauffailles - Tel. 03 85 28 22 07

Touring and learning more about wine

Le Hameau en Beaujolais

15 minutes from Juliénas, an unforgettable tour of the world of wine.
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Ways to discover the Beaujolais

Four ways to learn more about wine. These sites offer an interactive discovery of wine in the Beaujolais.
A fascinating trip through nature, history, culture and the five senses you need for wine-tasting and to discover stunning Beaujolais, wines which always give pleasure.
- The beginnings of Beaujolais - Beaujeu - The history of wine
- The site of Rochebonne - Theizé
- La Maison des Beaujolais - Saint Jean d'Ardières
- Espace Pierres Folles - Saint Jean des Vignes
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Tourism and nature (eco-tourism)

Here and there in nature's garden you find men and women dedicated to their task and you stroll at your leisure in a country of great beauty.
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Sporting activities

On foot from Juliénas

Four circuits are maintained regularly, especially "les brigades vertes" (volunteers).
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Jogging starting from Juliénas

Need to get in shape after a session of winetasting ? Nothing better than jogging in a magnificent landscape.

Hiking and Mountainbiking in Beaujolais

Beaujeu-Monsols has established a very complete guide to 60 mountain biking treks and 20 hiking treks in the Beaujolais, for all levels.
The paths are regularly maintained.
Some pass through Juliénas and through nearby villages (Jullié, Emeringes, Vauxrenard, Chénas). You will find this guide in the following places :
- Epicerie de Juliénas
- Hôtel des Vignes - Juliénas - Tel 04 74 04 43 70
- Office du Tourisme de Beaujeu - Tel 04 74 69 22 88
- Syndicat d'Initiative du Haut Beaujolais - Maison du Col de Crie (Monsols) - Tel 04 74 04 70 85

Hiking and moutainbiking in the Maconnais

As for the Beaujolais it offers a wide choice of possibilities. We recommend :
- Le Val Lamartien et le sentier Lamartine
- La Roche de Solutré
- La Roche de Vergisson
For more information click on the tourist office in Mâcon.
Starting from Juliénas you can go back to the starting point of these in about 20 minutes.

Family activities


Attraction park and zoo, about 8 miles from Juliénas.
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