e-cyclo
e-cyclo
scourtinerie
scourtinerie
aroma plantes
aroma plantes
deffends de redon
deffends de redon
deffends de redon
hotel arcades
hotel arcades
Touring, All inclusive

Escapade à vélo dans les Baronnies

5 days, 4 nights

Offrez-vous une escapade à vélo électrique ! Idée originale et écologique pour découvrir les merveilles du Parc des Baronnies Provençales...

The highlights of your stay:

• 4 days ride on electric bike!
• 3 Visits of local art and craft
• 1 Discovery of a vineyard, wine tasting and rustic picnic
• 3 Wellness massage
• 1 Entrance to the thermal baths of Montbrun-les-Bains
• 3 Gourmet lunches at restaurant
• 4 Nights in bed & breakfast and 3-star hotel

DAY 1 : Nyons

From 10:30am : Welcome to the tourist office of Nyons
You will receive your travel guide, indispensable element for your stay..

11:00am : Visit of the "Scourtinerie", in Nyons (750m)
Established in 1882, this factory makes "scourtin", a provençal word for filter of olive oil made with coconut fibre. Nowadays, we can visit the old workshop where they still produce "scourtin" for olive and wine industries, and also coloured carpets and tablemats.

12:00pm : Lunch at the restaurant « Un Goût à l’Autre » in Nyons (150m)
Situated in the heart of Nyons, Christophe, the Chef, offers traditional cuisine only based on fresh seasonal products (Master Restorer). Menu: starter, main course and dessert (drinks not included).

2:00pm : Guided tour of the handmade vinegar factory « La Para », in Nyons (550m)
You will discover all the secrets of vinegar. Its origin, production and use. Raphaël Delaye Reynaud flavors the good "Côtes du Rhône" wines with local aromatic plants. These wines slowly turn into vinegar. Tasting after the visit.

3:30pm : Wellness break at "Quintessence Beauty Salon", in Nyons (4,3kms)
(Choice between hammam or jacuzzi and Swedish massage or deep tissue massage)
At the heart of an olive grove, you will live a unique sensory experience in a soothing setting: try the hammam or jacuzzi for about 15 minutes, and then enjoy a massage of 30 minutes.

From 6:00pm : Welcome to your bed & breakfast « Le Mas aux 3 Fontaines » in Nyons (3,6kms)
Nice house surrounded by trees, vines and olive trees, on the heights of Nyons, accessible by a private road leading to a private carpark. This bed & breakfast is charming and comfortable. Here, you can rest and relax...

Free dinner (not included).

Night.

DAY 2 : Buis-les-Baronnies

Breakfast.

9:00am : Go get your electric bikes at "Sport Evasion", in Nyons
Each day, you will discover a new tour off the beaten track, throw beautiful landscapes of the Baronnies. Ride for pleasure, enjoy richness of Provence and live a unique experience thanks to this accessible leasure!
(Equipment included: electric bike adapted to you, helmet, bags, trailer, GPS and maps)

In the morning : Let's go to Buis-les-Baronnies ! (32kms, about 3hrs)
You will ride throw vineyards, olive trees and charming villages: Mirabel-aux-Baronnies, Puyméras et Faucon, near the Mount Ventoux. Then, you will easily continue to the Pass of Propiac, where you can enjoy views over the Baronnies mountains, between pines and apricot trees.

12:30pm : Lunch at the restaurant « La Ribote », in Buis-les-Baronnies
« Bistronomique » cuisine with local products. When the weather turns warm, you will appreciate the terrace under the arches or the rooftop with a nice view on the mountain of St-Julien. Menu: starter, main course and dessert (aperitif and coffee incuded).

From 3:00pm : Welcome to your 3-star hotel « Les Arcades », in Buis-les-Baronnies (200m)
Enjoy the quiet and change of scene of this 400m² space at the heart of the historical centre. Relax under the old trees and the blue sky of Provence: heated swimming-pool (from mid-April to mid-November) and wellness area (from 9:00am to 8:00pm). Then, discover your spacious and comfortable room (from 21 to 30m², air-conditionning, shower and toilet).

3:30pm : Walk in the historic centre of Buis-les-Baronnies
(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 renowned plants specialist shop « La Maison Laget » since 1947.

6:00pm : Wellness break at "Espace Bien-être", in Buis-les-Baronnies (180m)
(Massage OR plantar reflexology)
After so much effort, you will enjoy the benefits of a massage with organic camelina essential oil. 30 minutes of relaxation one after the other, adapted to your needs to take the fatigue out and reach a deep relaxation.

Free dinner (not included).

Night.

DAY 3 : Montbrun-les-Bains

Breakfast.

In the morning : Let's go to Montbrun-les-Bains ! (26kms, about 2.30hrs)
Reach the Fontaube Pass without any difficulties and discover mountainous landscapes of this remarkable road. Take a break to Brantes, a small village hang on a hill, in front of the Mount Ventoux ! Continue to Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as one of "the Most Beautiful Village in France" (maps in your travel guide)

12:30pm : Gourmet lunch at the restaurant "L'O des Sources"
The restaurant is situated in an outstanding location, listed on the Routard guide and directed by two professionals of whom Ludovic Monier, Escoffier's disciples. The restaurant also have a panoramic view over the village of Montbrun-les-Bains and the Mount Ventoux. Menu: starter, main course, dessert (drinks not included)

From 2:30pm : 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!

From 6:00pm : Welcome to your bed and breakfast « Le Deffends de Redon », in Montbrun-les-Bains (2kms)
Old house at the edge of an oak forest and lavender fields. Each room has its own style (with private bathroom). The swimming pool is perfect to enjoy the sun of Provence. You will also appreciate the generous breakfast, salty or sweet, with local produces, under the wisteria on the terrace.

Free dinner (not included).

Night.

DAY 4 : Around Montbrun-les-Bains

Breakfast.

In the morning : Let's go to Sault ! (12kms, about 50 mins)
The village of Sault is renowned for the cultivation of lavander and a rich past.

10:30am : Free visit of the distillery « Aroma’Plantes », in Sault
Aroma'Plantes is a family farm where you will learn more about lavander, aromatic and medicinal plants.

Free lunch, we advise you to picnic in the middle of lavander fields!

2:30pm : Palmar reflexology with organic lavender essential oil in « Château de la Gabelle » in Ferrassières (12kms, about 40 mins)
A moment for you to rest and relax (30 minutes per person).

In the afternoon : Let's go back to Montbrun-les-Bains ! (17kms, about 2hrs)
Ride throw the Dead Men Pass, funny name for such a beautiful road, between forest and plateau.

Free dinner (not included).

Night.

DAY 5 : Ste-Jalle

Breakfast.

9:00am : Let's go to Ste-Jalle ! (35kms, about 3hrs)
When you follow Toulourenc Gorges, you can stop to Aulan, a small village settled around its beautiful middle ages castel. Then, enjoy lavander and apricots fields along the Peyruergue Pass.

12:30pm : Visit of the vineyard « Domaine du Rieu Frais » and rustic picnic, in Ste Jalle
You will discover throughout the visit, authentic and organic wines. You will learn about winemaking, livestock barrels and oak casks. The visit will end with wine tasting and a rustic picnic with local products.

In the afternoon : Let's go to Nyons ! (19kms, about 1.30hrs)
You will ride along the Eygues River.

4:30pm : Return of the electric bikes to « Sport Évasion », in Nyons

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.
Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health.

26110 Nyons

Organised by

Office de Tourisme des Baronnies en Drôme Provençale
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Booking

Direct, Office de Tourisme des Baronnies en Drôme provençale
  • commercialisation@baronnies-tourisme.com
Opening times

All year round.

Prices

Adult: 599 to 605 €.

Payment method
  • Bank/credit card
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  • Online payment
Type of accommodation
  • Chambre d'hôtes (bed and breakfast)
  • Hotel
  • 3-star hotel
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