Stay at La Chaise-Dieu

Groupes : journée La Chaise-Dieu "abbaye et jardins"

Day excursion on the Casadean plateau to discover the abbey of La Chaise-Dieu and the food and medicinal plant gardens, permaculture in a natural forest located in Baffour, 2km from La Chaise-Dieu
10 a.m.: welcome to La Chaise-Dieu by a tour guide to discover the Gothic St Robert abbey church which contains exceptional treasures including the tomb of Pope Clement VI, the 144 carved oak stalls of the monks' choir, the wall fresco of the 15th century "the dance of death", the flamboyant Gothic rood screen or the 17th century baroque organ case decorated with musical angels... Then guided tour of the cloister, the Notre Dame du Collège Chapel housing the 14 Flemish tapestries from the 16th century century stamped National Treasure and the echo room with its astonishing acoustics…
12 p.m.: lunch in a Casadean restaurant (menu of your choice including 1/4 of wine and coffee or herbal tea per person)
14 p.m.: welcome to the Village of Baffour and guided outdoor tour of the Geb Nout site where an endemic forest and gardens coexist in the same place, created in the image of what nature spontaneously initiates. Site of observation, preservation, exchange in respect of living things for sensitive and holistic agriculture and tending towards a horizon: the regeneration of living things to live in harmony with our environment.
16 p.m.: end of the service (possibility of purchasing at the shop: flours, pistous, vinegars, herbs, pastes, biscuits, fruit delights, teas, infusions, soaps, balms, floral waters, etc.)

Example of proposed menu: chestnut kir / porcini mushroom velouté, salted butter croutons / candied sausage with Puy lentils, steamed potatoes and creamed chanterelles / blueberry tart

Prices

Adult: from €64 (meal included).

Free for drivers.
Group rate from 25 people.

What is included

The price includes

This price includes the guided tour of the abbey of La Chaise-Dieu and the gardens of the Geb Nout site in Baffour, lunch and the reservation of service providers

The price does not include

This price does not include transportation and personal expenses

Pratical information

  • Food / Food point
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Booking
  • Shop
  • Shops
  • Tourist Documentation
  • Tourist information
  • Guided tours
  • Groups welcome

Opening period

From 01/04 to 31/10/2024.
Closed Thursday and Sunday.
Exceptional closures on Easter Monday, Ascension Thursday, Pentecost Monday, May 1, May 8, July 14 and August 15.
Except religious holidays due to services
except during the Music Festival period at the end of August
except the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month.
Contact us
From 64 €  / adult

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