Holidays and weekends - Some ideas

From the Shadow to the Light

Valid on the 1st, the 3rd, the 4th, the 8th, the 10th and the 11th of August, 2018.

Zoom on activities in the stay :

  • The free visit of Autun
  • The sound and light show "Augustudonum®, Entre Ombres et Lumières" 
  • The "Gallic Day" in Bibracte (visit to the Museum, Gaulisch lunch, guided tour of the site) 

Day 1 

Arrival in Autun in the beginning of the afternoon, free visit of the town. Go to discover the "Seven Wonders of Autun" with the booklet "Dates, facts and figures".


At nightfall - Sound and Light "Augustodunum®, Entre Ombres et Lumières" in the famous antic Theater. Go back in time and go to discover the story of Autun with this new unforgettable show.

Night in a hotel.

Jour 2

Got to Bibracte.

Morning : visit to the Museum with audioguide. Bibracte is the capital of the Gallic people the "Eduens", one of the most powerful Gallic people. You will return to the iron age and discover the past of Bibracte where Vercingetorix was proclaimed leader of the Gallic coalition and where Julius Caesar wrote his "comments on the war of Gaul". (1:30) 

Gallic Lunch

Afternoon : Guided tour of the site. In the heart of the regional natural Park of Morvan, in the "Mont Beuvray", let your imagination follow the rhythm of the story told by your guide and discover throughout the visit how could be ramparts, houses, workshops of artisans, fountains ... (2h)