Weekdays, Weekend, All inclusive

Aromatic plants & Well being in the Baronnies Provençales

3 days, 2 nights

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
• Entrance to the thermal baths of Montbrun-les-Bains
• Massage in your accommodation (30 mins)
• Trail to discover the lavender
• Gourmet lunch at a restaurant
• Nights and dinners in a bed & breakfast

DAY 1:

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.

7:30pm : Dinner at your table d'hôte
Menu: starter, main course, cheese and dessert (drinks not included).

Night.


DAY 2:

Homemade breakfast.

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 : Lunch at the restaurant « La Ribote », in Buis-les-Baronnies (300 m)
« 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).

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.

5:30pm : 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).

Night.


DAY 3:

Homemade breakfast.

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.
OR
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.

En partenariat avec la maison d'hôtes "Le Hameau de la Savouillane" 140, Chemin de la Source
26170 Buis-les-Baronnies

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
  • 04 75 26 10 35
  • On-line booking
Opening times

From 18/03 to 17/11.

Prices

Adult: 260 €.

Services
  • Massages
Payment method
  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Chèques Vacances
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer
  • Paypal
Type of accommodation
  • Chambre d'hôtes (bed and breakfast)
  • Chambre d'hôtes (bed and breakfast) reference
Registry
IM026120017