Aroma'plantes – Provence Gourmet Tours
For an immersion in the heart of Lavender!
Your tour begins here!
Our tour offer
Discover the secrets of lavender and let yourself be guided through the heart of the distillery to discover the world of essential oils: attend the guided tour and free visit of the distillery in French, English, Spanish or German.
Continue your journey in the plant library, the lavandoscope (area dedicated entirely to Lavender) or the discovery trails. The most inquisitive minds can participate in lavender outings become a laundress for the day or learn about our soap or cosmetics workshops and leave with the fruit of their creation.
Let yourself be surprised by our range of COSMESSENCES cosmetics made 100% by AROMA’PLANTES that you can discover and test in the unusual shop of the distillery.
Free guided tour of the soap factory: penetrate into the heart of our COSMESSENCES laboratory and discover the secrets of how our soaps are made using the ancestral technique of cold saponification (soap making).
From April 2019 every second Monday of every month at 2pm.
Duration: approximately 30 minutes.
Our workshops for real immersion:
Lavender Outings: Guided by the producer, come and collect and distil your lavender and leave with your own bottle of essential oil.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 2:30 pm from 1 July to 22 August 2019.
Duration: 2h30 / From 6 years onwards.
4 people., max 24 people / Booking required.
Price for adults (From 12 years old onwards) : 12€/person
Price < 12 years old: € 8 per person
Adult soap workshop:
Come and learn about soap creation in our COSMESSENCES laboratory by discovering the ancestral method of its manufacture by cold saponification and leave with the fruit of your creation.
On Mondays, at 14:30, from 09 to 20 April, from 02 July to 20 August and from 22 to 29 October 2019.
Duration: 2h00 / From 10 years onwards to be accompanied by an adult.
4 people, max. 12 people … / Booking required.
€ 17 per person
The soap maker’s apprentice: Children’s soap workshop:
Come discover the secrets of cold saponification in the heart of the COSMESSENCES laboratory and leave with your shower gel, the fruit of your creation.
Thursdays at 2:30 p.m., from 11 April 11 to 02 May, 11 July to 22 August and 24 to 31 October 2019.
Duration : 1h00
From 8 to 14 years of age
4 people, max. 10 people / Booking required.
Price: € 10 per person
Cosmetic workshop :
Penetrate the heart of the COSMESSENCES laboratory to take your first steps in cosmetics, accompanied by our Laboratory Manager and leave with your own creation.
Wednesdays at 14:30, from 10 to 24 April, from 03 July to 21 August and from 23 to 30 October 2019.
Duration : 1h30
From 14 years onwards.
Minimum 4 people and max 12 people / Booking required.
SpindleWorkshop (reserved for groups, on reservation):
Guided tour through the fields, go and select and harvest the Lavender sprigs that will be used to make your spindle and leave with this authentic creation from Provence.
July and August 2019.
Duration : 1h30
QUOTE ON REQUEST
Workshop open for adults and children.
Activity conducted in French and English
The Aromatic Bar: make a gourmet stopover ?…refreshing?…taste the Aromatic diabolos, a salty or sweet pancake made with our Petit Épeautre flour under the century-old chestnut trees..
The shop: Discover this authentic sales outlet, nestled in the heart of the farm, which offers you more than 700 products, 100% from Arôma’plantes (Aromatic plants) and its cosmetic ranges from our COSMESSENCES laboratory with organic and Slow Cosmetic labels.
• Numbers of visitors : The Liardet family has owned the Arôma'plantes distillery for 5 generations
• Prices : Free guided tours of the distillery and the soap factory
• Booking : Free guided tours (without a reservation) for individuals / Free guided tours for groups (on reservation)
• Visit takes : Approximately 30 minutes
• Car parking : Free parking suitable for buses
• Languages spoken : French - English - German – Spanish
• Disabled access : Handicapped
• Restroom : 2 WC
• Catering : Make a gourmet stopover at the Aromatic 'bar?...refreshing?...taste the Aromatic diabolos, a salty or sweet pancake made with our Petit Épeautre flour under the century-old chestnut trees…
Open all year around From May to September from 10h - 19h From October to April from 10h - 18h Closed on 1 January and 25 December.