TERRA SALINA – THE SALT OF THE EARTH – 3 DAYS 2 NIGHTS
Length of holiday: 3 days / 2 nights.
For: individuals, families, and groups.
Meet at the Arc-et-Senans Saline Royale, France, at the end of the day. Check-in to the 3*** hotel in the heart of the classified UNESCO World Heritage site, and masterpiece of the visionary architect Claude Nicolas LEDOUX. Depending on the season, the clients at the Saline Royale Hotel will have the privilege of taking part in the cultural events that are organised throughout the year at this former salt production site: concerts, Light & Sound shows, Festival des Jardins (Garden Festival). To follow and organise your holiday in advance, you can follow the cultural agenda on www.salineroyale.com.
Evening meal and night-time visit to the illuminated Festival des Jardins (Garden Festival), overnight in Arc-et-Senans.
Breakfast in the Gardens of the Saline Royale with a superb view over the salt production site. Audio-guided visit of the famous salt manufacturing site, followed by a short transfer to Port-Lesney, France. Departure along the Via Salina for a ramble taking you to Salins-les-Bains. Picnic lunch supplied. The walk follows the former tracing of the brine-duct, called ‘Le Sentier des Gabelous’, that links Salins-les-Bains to Arc-et-Senans. Dinner and overnight in a 3*** Hotel in Salins-les-Bains Spa town.
Ramble from Salins-les-Bains to Arc-et-Senans: 5.5 hours – 21 km – Alt. difference + 200 m -300m.
Breakfast in the hotel, followed by a guided visit in the morning of the Grande Saline de Salins-les-Bains, classified UNESCO World Heritage site. Picnic supplied for lunch. Open afternoon in Salins-les-Bains with a transfer back to Arc-et-Senans in the afternoon.
Rambling distances: 12 to 14 km per day for all levels without any difficulties.
3 to 4 hours rambling per day.
Accommodation: 1 night at a 3*** hotel in the heart of the Saline Royale in Arc-et-Senans, classified UNESCO World Heritage site, 1 night at a 3*** hotel in Salins-les-Bains, based on 2 persons.
– Meals: Full-board
– Baggage transfer.
The package includes:
– Organisation of the holiday
– Full-board accommodation excluding drinks
– Baggage transfer and transfers to distant points
– A ‘circuit-map’ with a *IGN (Ordinance Survey Map) scale: 1/25,000
– Visits and services in the package
– Technical details
The package does not include:
– Drinks and personal expenses
– Cancelation or multi-risk insurance (available)
Price per person
Price strating from :
356€ / CHF 415
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