Zoom on the Drôme provençale

Zoom on the Drôme provençale

You have landed in this beautiful place in France, the Drôme Provençale. Your suitcases are packed, you are ready to discover, explore, enjoy all the resources that this rich and varied environment has to offer. One thing is certain: you’ll be busy!

For wilderness enthusiasts

The Baronnies provençales regional nature park is a vast area where alpine and Mediterranean climates meet, together with rock and sun, creating an interesting diversity of fauna and flora. It is not impossible, if you look up to the sky, to see large raptors such as the golden eagle or vultures flying above you!

The strength of this landscape is characterized by its raw and singular reliefs, real sculptures carved directly into the stone. An incredible wild land where the preservation of species is paramount. To have the chance to observe all this heritage and enjoy the change of scenery, trails are practicable for this purpose.

For history enthusiasts

In the heart of the Baronnies, on the border of the Drôme provençale, lies the charming village of Rosans, once a fortified village, where holidaymakers can stroll through cobbled streets. One can observe the vestiges of the past in this picturesque medieval village. Stones of character, vaulted doors, an ancient Protestant temple and the Saint Arey church with its bell tower from the early 18th century will delight you during your stroll … out of time.

An emblematic and historical element surmounting this place: the Square Tower dating from the 18thcentury, which can be visited most of the year. If you wish to bring an educational touch to your outing, guided tours are organised every day during the summer period on request at the ecomuseum.

For physical activity enthusiasts

It is up to you to find the way you want to visit the large natural spaces that the Baronnies Provençales park has to offer. By taking a little speed on the bike paths, by spreading your wings with paragliders, flying over the mountain and forest massifs, or simply by putting on your best shoes to go hiking. Mountain guides will be there to accompany you and deliver you all the secrets that make the richness of these valleys.

For those who like to have their head in the stars

The astronomical observatory near Rosans, 4 km away, offers a fabulous experience. Armed with your telescope, day or night, you can observe stars or constellations by day. This site benefits from a beautiful black sky, free from light pollution or clouds. The night show will be there, waiting for you, together with explanations from astronomy professionals and enthusiasts.

If you too want to have an unforgettable stay full of emotions, all in a relaxing setting, book your pitch at Les Hauts de Rosans campsite now.

 

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Zoom on Rosans and the Provençal Baronnies natural park

Dreaming of a nature getaway? What about a well-being-oriented stay, full of walks and discoveries? The Baronnies provençales natural regional park is the choice of a region full of promises. Beautiful perched villages, preserved nature, mild and sunny climate, rich and varied soil, here is a destination that will delight all holidaymakers!

The Provençal Baronnies, the latest French natural parks

Classified Regional Natural Park in 2015, the Baronnies Provençales Natural Park is the 51stand latest park created in France. It is a mid-mountain region situated between the Drôme area and the High Alps. It encompasses picturesque medieval-style villages that carry the country’s historical heritage. Castles, terraces and villages constitute the historical heritage of this beautiful region. The Baronnies Provençales Park is also home to many local producers who will delight connoisseurs: essential oils, olive oil, Provence honey, etc. Not forgetting its wine production with the Côtes du Rhône, the Cru Vinsobres or the IGP Côteaux des Baronnies. Lovers of culture, history and gastronomy must also attend the festival in the Baronnies provençales.

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A paradise for sports and nature lovers

A regional natural park is also an outdoor area preserved and conducive to practising many sporting activities. A paradise for hikers of course, but also for mountain bike enthusiasts, horse riders and even paragliders! The Provençal Baronnies benefit from a particular wild fauna and flora, resulting from the close encounter of the alpine and Mediterranean environments. As a result, walkers are immersed in magnificent landscapes offering plenty of new animals and plants to look at. The observation of the sky, renowned for its depth and sharpness, is also an activity of choice in the Provençal Baronnies.

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Excursion in the village of Rosans

On the borders of the Baronnies Park, just before the Drôme region, the wonderful village of Rosans hangs on the slope of a hill. Rosans is an essential stopover during your stay in the Baronnies provençales. The village has kept its medieval character which gives it a unique atmosphere. Do take time to visit its square tower, its church, its castle and its small alleys. A beautiful destination for travellers, especially those who are fond of history and feudal architecture.

The campsite “Les Hauts de Rosans” is located near Rosans, a true haven of peace in the heart of nature. The 4-star campsite is situated in a superb mountain setting offering an exceptional panorama over the Parc des Baronnies provençales. Whether in a tent, a caravan or a rental, all the carefully arranged pitches offer the visitor the pleasant feeling of being alone in the world, immersed in a unique nature. Swimming pool, animations, mountain bike loan, “les Hauts de Rosans” combine the freedom of camping with a high level of comfort and quality services. Its owners give great importance to the preservation of the environment and the development of the territory.

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Are you convinced by this exceptional region? All you have to do is take the direction of Rosans and the Parc des Baronnies provençales. To get your trip off to a good start, make a reservation at Les Hauts de Rosans campsite. It’s the guarantee of a successful stay!