In southern Burgundy, Tournus quietly stands on the banks of the Saône, near Macon, on the big axis tourism / dijon Dijon - Lyon. The small town is known primarily for its Saint-Philibert church, a masterpiece of Romanesque art, which sits in the center. Tournus also anchor in a beautiful rural area of ??the department of Saone-et-Loire, where you can enjoy a whole range of activities and outdoor sports. Things to see and do in Tournus: the must simply a short stop to visit the beautiful St. Philibert church and the small historic center of Tournus. The Hotel-Dieu is a museum dedicated to Jean-Baptiste Greuze, Tournus painter. A longer stay to discover the area, the natural reserve of La Truchère-Ratenelle, hiking, biking, sailing over the Saône ... Where to sleep? You find a lot of hotels in Tournus or even around the city: lots of two stars, but it is possible to mount up to four. Remember lodges, guesthouses and campsites as alternatives. Food Specialties near Macon and South Burgundy is clearly feel: we took the opportunity to discover the wines of the Mâconnais, in restaurants or directly from producers in the region. What put together a tasting itinerary around Tournus. Identity Population: 6000 inhabitants Area: Saône-et-Loire Zip Code: 71700 Links Website of the http: // www / en / index.htm tourist office of Tournus Site of tourist of Burgundy <