Activities for all

Whether you are looking for a peaceful vacation, thrills in the heart of nature, culinary experiences, beautiful walks to do with your whole family, cultural visits in the heart of small villages or excursions to exception in nature, your host will be able to advise you of good addresses according to your desires, your level and your needs. What to discover the region in all its splendor!

What to do near L’Amandière?

Whatever you fancy doing with your day, your host will be able to advise you on things to do. For thrills, go to one of the paragliding schools in the region: the Paragliding school of Baronnies at 750 meters and L'Esprit Parapente at 2 kilometers. All year round, near our guest house, you can go for beautiful walks by bike, on foot, by motorbike or by car, you will pass through little corners of greenery and nature. On your way, you may have the chance, in July, to observe fields of lavender. To discover all the regional specialties and all the good products, we invite you to visit the various markets in the region: on the Buis-les-Baronnies market, on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings, on the Sault market, the Wednesday morning and on the Montbrun-les-Bains market, Saturday morning. For those who do not want to leave L’Amandière, you can enjoy the Spa®, the swimming pool, the sauna, the garden and the bowling green, on sunny summer days.

The village of Séderon

In the middle of large wilderness, the village of Séderon shines and emerges from the landscape. This small town is located in the heart of Drôme Provençale, on the border between Provence and Dauphiné. The capital of the canton of Baronnies will charm you with its unusual location, housed between two rocky cliffs. Séderon is overlooked by the rocks of the Tower and the Crapon. You will enjoy strolling through the charming alleys of the medieval city center, visiting the ruins of the Notre-Dame-la-Brune Chapel and hiking in the surroundings, suitable for all levels.

Aulan Castle

Built on a rocky outcrop, the Château d'Aulan dominates the entrance to the Gorges du Toulourenc. The presence of the castle has been documented since the 13th century. The Château d'Aulan is the only private residence of the Baronnies open to visitors. The Château d'Aulan hosts many family reunions, but also cultural events such as concerts or conferences. This Château was a strong link in the defensive strategy of the Lords of Mévouillon.

The village of Montbrun-les-Bains

Classified among the “Most Beautiful Villages of France”, discover a superb village in the Drôme, Montbrun-les-Bains. This magnificent hilltop village is located between the Baronnies and Mont Ventoux. You will be charmed by this village with its sources, fountains and old stones. Montbrun-les-Bains has been a recognized spa resort since Roman times. Your well-being will be at the heart of your concerns during your stay in Montbrun-les-Bains.

The village of Buis-les-Baronnies

In the heart of lush greenery, between olive trees, lime trees, apricot trees and vines, Buis-les-Baronnies is a charming village in the heart of Drôme Provençale. To discover and enjoy all the flavors of the region, we invite you to discover Buis-les-Baronnies on Wednesday and Saturday morning, where the market animates the streets of the city center. You will enjoy strolling through the streets of the center to discover the 15th century arcades, the remains of the old enclosure, the Ursuline chapel and the Maison des Plantes.

The Gorges de la Méouge

At the heart of the Baronnies Provençales, the Gorges de la Méouge are a true oasis in the heart of nature. The Gorges de la Méouge connect the Drôme Provençale to the Hautes-Alpes. You will enjoy swimming, recharging your batteries, relaxing or taking a nice walk on the banks of the Gorges de la Méouge. This area is classified as a biological reserve and Natura 2000 site. Discover exceptional flora and fauna.

The Gorges du Toulourenc

Discover one of the well-hidden treasures of Provence, the Gorges du Toulourenc. This exceptional site is known to locals and is far from the usual tourist trails. The Toulourenc river has made its way through the limestone of the surrounding cliffs, to offer you a resplendent, magical and enchanting landscape. The Gorges and the Toulourenc Valley offer you superb bathing sites and magnificent walks in the heart of nature.

The Jabron Valley

Between Mont Ventoux and Sisteron, in the heart of the Baronnies Provençales, the Jabron Valley is characterized by small reliefs, green nature, local producers passionate about their profession and refreshing water. During your walks in the heart of nature, your hikes, your cycle touring sessions or your moments of idleness in the shade of a tree, the Jabron Valley will charm and surprise you. We will also advise you to visit the ruined villages, steeped in history.


The Ouvèze is a pleasant refreshing river that crosses several villages and towns in Provence. Ouvèze passes through Buis-les-Baronnies, Mollans-sur-Ouvèze, Entrechaux, Vaison-la-Romaine, Séguret, Gigondas, Jonquières, Sarrians and Sorgue. Beautiful hikes to do on foot or by bike will be on the program of your days in the Ouvèze Valley. Strolling around the Ouvèze is a unique opportunity to reconnect with nature.