Journey to 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:
• Discovery of a botanical trail
• Guided tour of a craft distillery
• Visit of a renowned plants specialist shop
• Massage in your bed & breakfast (30 mins)
• Gourmet lunch at a restaurant
• Night in a bed & breakfast, with dinner
9:30am : 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. Menu: apéritif, 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 (21km)
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.
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 and dessert (herbal tea 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 are not recommended during pregnancy.
Booking / Reservation
The price includes:
- Guided tour of a craft distillery
- Visit of a renowned plants specialist
- Discovery of an aromatic garden
- Massage in your bed & breakfast (30 mins)
- Gourmet lunch at a restaurant
- Night in a bed & breakfast, with dinner
- Tourist tax
The price not includes : transport and personnal expenses.
- Bank/credit card
- Chèques Vacances
- Credit transfer
Amenities and Services