The Bugey vineyards are best discovered on foot in the heart of traditional wine villages. Enjoy a gourmet getaway and the conviviality of the Bugey region by discovering its gentle hills and cellars during a stroll through the vineyards, so dear to Brillat-Savarin, the gastronome writer native of this area.
Lake and vineyards
This family-friendly loop through the Bugey vineyards will take you from the sculpted rocks of Lake Barterand to the Caveau Bugiste located in Vongnes, a winegrowing village with traditional architecture.
Numerous viewpoints and an orientation table with a view of Mont Blanc, the Grand Colombier and the Rhone canal.
The cellar of the Maison Angelot.
After the walk, the winemakers of Maison Angelot welcome you every day of the year for a free friendly and captivating winetasting.
Grand Thur hike in Izieu
Ascension of the Grand Thur (758 m) on the Route de la Grande Montagne offering a beautiful view of the South of Bugey from the atypical village of Izieu located at the southern end of Bugey and the Ain department.
A few steps from the start of the hike, the Caveau Martin-Barbaz presents its AB-certified organic wines. Bugey white: Chardonnay, Roussette. Bugey red : Pinot, Mondeuse. Bugey rosé. Bugey Méthode traditionnelle white and rosé.
Enjoy the bugist gastronomy at l’Auberge du Grand Thur in Izieu! Jennifer welcomes you in a warm setting and offers you a charmful local cuisine.
Classified as a historical monument, Maison d’Izieu museum-memorial is one of the must-see places to visit in the region. A place of life that has become a place of national remembrance, Maison d’Izieu, a museum and memorial, invite you to discover history, justice and memory during guided tours of the house, browsing its permanent and temporary exhibitions.
Le Golet au loup
Hiking circuit of 7.6 km following the course of the river Séran with several beautiful points of interests:
Fierloz is a 74-hectare limestone plateau with lapiaz formed 140 million years ago.
The panorama from the Virgin of the Fierloz massif.
Cerveyrieu waterfall, a spectacular waterfall with a landscaped lookout.
Great food after the hike at the local restaurants.
Take a tour of the charming tasting cellar in Massignieu-de-Belmont and discover Bugey wines produced by Claude Collomb: Chardonnay, Roussette du Bugey, Rosé, Pinot, Gamay, Mondeuse and sparkling “Méthode traditionnelle”.
Free tasting and sales at the cellar, by appointment.