Escale "Plantes et Bien-Être" : Nyons / Buis-les-Baronnies
2 days in Nyons and Buis-les-Baronnies to discover the secrets of aromatic and medicinal plants of the Baronnies Provençales and awaken your senses gently ...
The highlights of your stay:
• Guided tour of a craft distillery
• Visit of a renowned plants specialist
• Discovery of an aromatic garden
• Walk in the historic centre of Buis-les-Baronnies
• Massage in your accommodation (30 mins)
• Gourmet lunch at a restaurant
• Night and dinner in a bed & breakfast
10:30am : Welcome to the tourist office of Nyons
You will receive your travel guide, indispensable element for your stay.
11:00am : Free discovery of the "Jardin des arômes", in Nyons (700m)
This garden has about 200 species of aromatic and medicinal plants, distilled for essential oil production, hydrosol or used in herbal tea or as fresh plants.
12:00pm : Lunch at the restaurant "D'un goût à l'autre", in Nyons (800m)
The Chef offers traditional cuisine on the theme of aromatic plants and flowers, only based on fresh seasonal products (Michelin Guide 2015). Menu: 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 !
5:00pm: Welcome to your bed & breakfast « Le Hameau de la Savouillane » in Buis-les-Baronnies (30km)
This bed & breakfast is located in a peacefull neighborhood, in an renovated silkworm farm.
6:00 : Massage in your bedroom
After a day of visiting, enjoy the benefits of a massage with organic camelina essential oil. 30 minutes of relaxation one after the other.
7:30pm : Dinner at your table d'hôte
Menu: starter, main course, cheese and dessert (drinks not included).
10:30am : Walk in the historic centre of Buis-les-Baronnies (3km)
(maps in your travel guide)
Take your time to discover this lovely medieval village, stroll the tiny streets and admire the beautiful arches square. You will also enjoy the aromatic garden surrounded by the old fortification.
12:00pm : Free lunch (not included).
3:00pm : Discovery of the renowned plants specialist shop « La Maison Laget », in Buis-les-Baronnies (130 m)
Plants specialist since 1946, we will tell you the story of this renowned company based in the South of France. The smell, the texture and the benefits of these natural products. You will try some cosmetics and taste delicious herbal tea.
4:30pm : End of your stay.
GOOD TO KNOW:
Essential oils not be recommended during pregnancy.
Direct, Office de Tourisme des Baronnies en Drôme Provençale
- On-line booking
- 04 75 26 10 35
All year round.
Adult: 130 €.
- Bank/credit card
- Chèques Vacances
- Credit transfer
- Chambre d'hôtes (bed and breakfast)