Beyond the peaceful nights at ASTREA HOTEL, we offer you a list of ideas for excursions in the Burgundy region.


Nature at Your Fingertips!

By boat or bike, from Auxerre to Decize, you will be charmed by the richness of the landscapes and will enjoy stopping in the villages scattered along the canal.

Embark on a Discovery of the Garden Canal.

Let’s embark on a leisurely journey and take the time to discover picturesque, authentic, and diverse landscapes from Decize/Saint-Léger-des-Vignes to Auxerre.

The Nivernais Canal, the second most frequented canal in France, offers you complete disconnection along its 174 kilometers. Whether by boat (from April to October), bike, or on foot, this magnificent waterway connects the Seine Basin to that of the Loire.

Throughout its 5 stops, explore this unspoiled canal, untouched by industrial and urban impacts, earning it the charming nickname ‘garden canal’.