Walk around the Pearl of the Morvan: Uchon

Uchon is a small village located in the South of Burgundy, it is the starting point for many hikes to discover the region.

Uchon homepage located at 680 m is known for its granite rocks which forms of chaos. The place is worth the look but it is not very touristy, it is mostly frequented by a local population. You can walk in the rocks quite easily, there is a large car park next door. If you want a little more visiting Uchon region can be the starting point of many shorter or longer hikes.

The hostel Messire Jean

Interest: notegood (1 note)
Difficulty: difficulté
Duration: 1 h.

The orientation table

The orientation table
One can enjoy a magnificent view over the whole region.

The Moor

The Moor

View of the Morvan

View of the Morvan
The man cultivating more land the forest becomes more and more important in the landscape.

Granites blocks

Granites blocks
Erosion has shaped the landscape by making disappear the more soil to keep only tougher than granite rocks.

The rocks of the Carnival

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The rocks of the Carnival
We gave names to some stacks of well characteristic rocks: the dog's nose, the stone that awash...

Hiking from Uchon circuits

Hiking from Uchon circuits
The footpaths are well signposted.

Cart ride

Cart ride
In summer it is possible to stroll in horse-drawn cart.

a hostel

a hostel
After your walk, you will find a hostel to eat.

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