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Tour of a lavender distillery

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Sault

Tour of a lavender distillery - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Sault
Local flavours

Route du Mont Ventoux - Sault

Your visit starts here ! A unique experience in the heart of lavender. Located at the foot of Mont Ventoux, in Sault, the capital of lavender, Arôma'plantes, for more than 5 generations is a family farm and a distillery. Lavender is cultivated and distilled with about 20 other organic herbs in more than 40 years. A laboratory adjoining the distillery was created in 2013. A range of organic soaps and cosmetics is manufactured in an ancestral way under the Cosmessences label. Thanks to the visit of the distillery, itineraries and various activities, come and put all your senses in awakening.

Rates

Tour of a lavender distillery
40 minutes - 1 person
Free
30 minutes - 1 person
Free
20 minutes - 1 person
Free
45 minutes - 1 person
Free
1h30 - 1 person
Free
20 minutes - 1 person
Free
1h30 - 1 person
Free

Contact

Arômaplantes
+33 4 90 64 14 73
Languages spoken:

Practical information

EstablishmentArômaplantes
Participants' profileAll ages
Good to knowActivity subject to weather conditions
In detail

Free guided tour of the distillery (French and English).

Free access :

  • The Lavandoscope, a unique place, entirely dedicated to Lavender…
  • Discovery trails : "the museum of fields" and the trail of the "great lands"… at the heart of the exploitation.
  • The plant library… to discover the secret of plants grown or harvested in the nearby nature.
  • The gallery / exhibition where every year local artists come to surprise you…

But also :

  • The shop, discover our organic products, in the heart of the farm.

http://www.distillerie-aromaplantes.com/boutique/index.php

  • Lavender and derivatives, Essential Oils, Floral Waters, Soaps, Cosmetics, Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Herbs of Provence, Syrups, Small spelled, Lentils, Chickpeas…
  • The Arômatic'bar, make a gourmet stop ? … refreshing ? … taste the Aromatic'diabolos, a crepe with Petit Spelledere under the centuries-old chestnut trees…
  • Our workshops :
  • Outings Lavande, "in the skin of a lavender" (from July 6 to August 17,2017) :

http://www.distillerie-aromaplantes.com/sortie-lavande.html

Guided by the producer, come to harvest and distill your Lavender.

Tuesdays at 2 : 30 pm and Thursdays at 10 : 00 am,

Duration 2 hours 30 minutes,

From 6 years old,

Rates : 10,00 € per person and 6,00 € from 6 to 12 years old.

  • Workshop soap, "become a soap-dish one day ! "

http://www.distillerie-aromaplantes.com/atelier-savons.html

Discover the ancient method of making natural soap by making your own soaps.

On Tuesday 04/04,11/04,18/04,25/04,24/10 and 31/10 at 14h30,

On Mondays from 03/07 to 21/08 at 14h30,

Duration 2 hours,

From 10 years (accompanied by an adult),

Prices : 12,00 € per person.

  • Arom'Inquests : Riddle Trail : Equipped with your kit, criss-cross the plantations and explore the universe of the distillery to discover the secret of Arôma'plantes. (free)

Establishment policy

BookingNot required
PaymentCredit card, cheque, bank transfer, cash

Opening times

From 1 may to 30 september
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10h00 - 19h00
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10h00 - 19h00
From 1 october to 31 march
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10h00 - 12h00
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From 1 may to 30 september
Monday
10h00 - 19h00
Tuesday
10h00 - 19h00
Wednesday
10h00 - 19h00
Thursday
10h00 - 19h00
Friday
10h00 - 19h00
Saturday
10h00 - 19h00
Sunday
10h00 - 19h00
From 1 october to 31 march
Monday
10h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 18h00
Tuesday
10h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 18h00
Wednesday
10h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 18h00
Thursday
10h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 18h00
Friday
10h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 18h00
Saturday
10h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 18h00
Sunday
10h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 18h00

Places of interest nearby

Inter-communal Tourist Office Ventoux Sud (1.3 km)
Discovery centre of the Montagne et de la Nature (1.4 km)
Municipal Museum of Sault (1.5 km)
Racecourse of Deffends (2.1 km)
Tourist Office of Monieux (4.8 km)
Church of Saint-Trinit (5.5 km)
The Nesque gorges (8.1 km)
Tourist Office of Montbrun-les-Bains (9 km)
Montbrun-les-Bains (9.1 km)
Wood of the Ubacs (9.1 km)

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
Font'Arts
A fun festival dedicated to street arts and circus skillsAugust 2018Pernes-les-Fontaines (29 km)
L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue International Fair
One of the biggest European marketplaces for antiques and secondhand goodsFrom 30 march to 2 april 2018L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue (34 km)
Correspondences Festival
Living literature in dialogue with other forms of creativitySeptember 2018Manosque (43 km)
Chorégies in Orange
The oldest lyric art festival in the Théâtre Antique in OrangeJuly 2018Orange (47 km)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
L'O des Sources
French cuisine30 € Montbrun-les-Bains (9 km)
L'Esprit Jardin
French cuisine31 € Bédoin (16.5 km)
Domaine des Andéols - Le Platane
Provençal42 € Saint-Saturnin-lès-Apt (17.8 km)
Domaine des Andéols
French cuisine75 € Saint-Saturnin-lès-Apt (19.1 km)
Restaurant Jérôme Blanchet
Provençal70 € Crillon-le-Brave (20 km)
La Ribote
French cuisine24 € Buis-les-Baronnies (22 km)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Lavender Path
HikeEasy1h40Sault
Défends Wood
HikeEasy2h20Sault
"Terrasses du Ventoux"
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h45Méthamis (17.3 km)
Colorado of Provence
HikeEasy1h00Rustrel (21 km)
Around the Comtat Venaissin
Village visitEasy2h00La Roque-sur-Pernes (27 km)
Beaumes Rouges Path
HikeEasy2h30Fontaine-de-Vaucluse (29 km)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
The old mill
Bed & breakfast70 € per double roomSault
Hotel Belvue
Hotel49 € to 111 € per nightSault
Le Signoret
Hotel68 € to 205 € per nightSault
Hotel D'Albion
Hotel63 € to 156 € per nightSault
Camping of the defends
Campsite1530 € to 1590 € per day (2 pers / tent / car)Sault
Hostellerie du Val de Sault
HotelSault
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