Bourgogne-Franche-Comté also means Burgundy Free Country is a region of France that was created by the national reforms of the areas of France in the year 2014. The new space came into force on 1 January 2016. The region of the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté covers a large mass of land and has a good number of inhabitants. The district has Grand Est to the north, Île-de-France to the northwest, and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes to the south, Switzerland to the east and Centre-Val de Loire to the west. The main rivers in this place are the tributaries of Doubs and Saone. The Seine river starts in the Côte-d’Or department. On the other hand, the Loire River flows through the southwest of the region.
Bourgogne-Franche-Comtéreceives 1,871.8 sunshine hours a year. The Jura’s peaks are snow-covered an extended part of the year though. Thanks to the humidity but also the presence of sunny hours, this region of France is one of the most verdant; the wet grounds allow the presence of numerous lakes, a real pleasure for the walk lovers who will also enjoy some hiking in the many forests of Franche-Comté. Quite interestingly, the regions of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté usually remain damp throughout the year. The temperature is cold during the winters, and the summers are hot and humid.
The region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté has an excellent collection of Gothic Cathedrals and Romanesque churches. The wine enthusiasts can readily savor the beautiful wines of the area, and they can also tour the vineyards that usually winds through the endless wine routes. One can also take a balloon excursion from a vine to soak in the breathtaking view of this horizon. This region is also known for dessert and yellow wines. It also has plenty of fish as it many rivers flowing through this place. There are several architectural delights too.