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Five Red Things To Do in Chablis

12.08.2014 Posted in Travel No Comments

Chablis is a beautiful medieval town, in the region of Bourgone, famous worldwide for its white wines, and it is less than a 2-hour drive from Paris. Most people who visit Bourgone stop by in Chablis only for a few hours on the way to better-known places such as Beaune and Dijon. However, this small town is worth spending a day or two in, and it can also serve as a base to visit nearby towns equally known for wines or scenery, like Irancy or Vezeley. So if you choose this latter option,  Five Red Things To Do in Chablis are: 1. Have a glass of Chablis in the courtyard of the beautiful Hostellerie des Clos – a 4-star hotel and a restaurant rated by the Michelin guide as No. 1 in Chablis. A 40-page wine menu offers an impressive selection of Chablis, which can be tasted in the gorgeously- decorated (in Red colors) courtyard of the hotel (prices starting at 6.50€ per glass). If  you are looking for a place to stay in Chablis, the hotel Hostellerie des Clos offers a great price/quality ratio, with most exquisite rooms starting at 70€ per night and a restaurant ranging from 50€-100€ per person (a bit on a pricey side but worth every moment, and cent). How to get there: 18 Rue Jules Rathier, Chablis, Tel.: 03 86 42 10 63, www.hostellerie-des-clos.fr/ 2. Go for a 1 ½ hour walk along the most prestigious Grand Cru Vineyards of Chablis, with some of […]