Journey to Nyons and Montbrun-les-Bains to discover the secrets of medicinal and aromatic plants of the Baronnies provençales and awaken your senses gently ...
The highlights of your stay:
• Discovery of a botanical trail
• Guided tour of a craft distillery
• Trail to discover the lavender
• Entrance to the thermal baths of Montbrun-les-Bains
• Gourmet lunch at a restaurant
• Night in a bed & breakfast, with breakfast
10:30am : Welcome to the tourist office of Nyons
You will receive your travel guide, indispensable element for your stay.
10:00am : "Botanical trail", in Nyons (350m)
(Moderate hike, 3kms, 240m elevation, about 2h)
This trail invite you to discover remarkable flower species and outstanding panoramic views on the city of Nyons.
12:00pm : Lunch at the restaurant "D'un goût à l'autre", in Nyons (230m)
The Chef offers traditional cuisine on the theme of aromatic plants and flowers, only based on fresh seasonal products (Michelin Guide 2015). Menu: aperitif, starter, main course and dessert (drinks not included).
3:00pm: Guided tour of the Distillery "Bleu Provence", in Nyons (250m)
You will discover the process of distillation, the benefits of lavender and essential oils. An unforgettable olfactory experience !
From 5:00pm : Welcome to your bed & breakfast « La Maison de Caroline », à Propiac (8km)
Settled in a beautiful house from the 17th century, with exposed stone, at the heart of the village of Propiac, Martine and Gérard welcome you in this charming bed & breakfast, with garden and swimming-pool.
7:30pm : Dinner at your table d'hôte
Menu: starter, main course and dessert (herbal tea included).
10:00am : Discovery of the "Lavender trail", in Ferrassières (36,1km)
In the middle of the nature, with a beautiful view on the Mount Ventoux, this 3kms trail explain you the secrets of lavender on panels.
10:00am : Discovery of Montbrun-les-Bains by the "Fountains trail", listed as "Les Plus Beaux Villages de France"(*) (33km)
(maps in your travel guide).
Situated in a valley surrounded by lavender fields, the village is settled around a medieval castle. From fountain to fountain, the cobbled streets lead to the thermal baths, which using ancient springs...
12:00pm : Free lunch (not included).
From 2:00pm : Entrance to the thermal baths of Montbrun-les-Bains (350m)
(Make sure you have bathing truncks, clean flip-flop and hairband).
A wellness area with hammam, sauna, solarium and panoramic Jacuzzi. You can also enjoy a care or a massage with natural and herbal products (in addition to the price of your stay). A relaxing moment under the sun of the Baronnies!
6:00pm: End of your stay.
(*) : "Most Beautiful Villages of France"
GOOD TO KNOW:
The entrance to the thermal baths is forbidden for people under 12.
Essential oils are not recommended during pregnancy.
- Holiday checks accepted
- Night in a bed & breakfast in half-board accommodation.
- 2 days / 1 night
From 12/03 to 20/11/2022.
Adult: 140 €.
The price includes:
- Discovery of a botanical trail
- Guided tour of a craft distillery
- Trail to discover the lavender
- Entrance to the thermal baths of Montbrun-les-Bains
- Gourmet lunch at a restaurant
- Night in a bed & breakfast, with dinner
- Tourist tax
The price not includes : transport and personnal expenses.
Payment method : Bank/credit card, Check, Chèques Vacances, Cash, Credit transfer, Paypal
Through Office de Tourisme des Baronnies en Drôme Provençale