Escale "Plantes et Bien-Être" : Nyons / Montbrun-les-Bains
2 days in 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:
• Guided tour of a craft distillery
• Discovery of an aromatic garden
• Trail to discover the lavender
• Discovery of the listed village of Montbrun-les-Bains
• Entrance to the thermal baths of Montbrun-les-Bains
• 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 !
From 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.
8:00pm : Dinner in your table d'hôte
Menu: starter, main course, cheese and dessert (drinks not 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, listed as one of "The Most Beautiful Village in France" by the "Foutains trail" (27,9km)
(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.
GOOD TO KNOW:
The entrance to the thermal baths is forbidden for people under 12.
Essential oils not be recommended during pregnancy.
Direct, Office de Tourisme des Baronnies en Drôme Provençale
- On-line booking
- 04 75 26 10 35
From 18/03 to 17/11/2019.
Adult: 130 €.
- Bank/credit card
- Chèques Vacances
- Credit transfer
- Chambre d'hôtes (bed and breakfast)