Climats, terroirs of Burgundy

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Climats, terroirs of Burgundy
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Frankreich-Burgund-Weinberg direkt bei Beaune.jpg
Vineyards near Beaune

Location France
Type Cultural
Criteria iii, v
Reference 1425
UNESCO region Europe and North America
Inscription history
Inscription 2015 (39th Session)

Climats, terroirs of Burgundy are a series of properties that exemplify the viticulture practices of the Burgundy wine region, including climats, a political regulatory impetus, and terroirs, an agricultural system sympathetic to local geography, geology and climate. It includes:

  • Vineyards and associated production units including the town of Beaune and nearby villages
  • The historic centre of Dijon

Coordinates: 47°03′29″N 4°51′52″E / 47.0581°N 4.8644°E / 47.0581; 4.8644