Hiking and discovering nature at the heart of the Vosges Massif

Published on November 16, 2009
Hiking and discovering nature at the heart of the Vosges Massif 68 La poutroie fr



Gîtes de France® Haut-Rhin



Gîtes de France® Haut-Rhin
In Lapoutroie in the Haut-Rhin - Alsace-Lorraine  
A weekend, a week or longer

01/11/2009 to 31/10/2010

Established on the hills of the Lapoutroie valley in the Ballons des Vosges Nature Reserve and surrounded by prairies with a view of the Black Forest, this former mountain farm, with the Panda label, is in an exceptional location which will allow you to recharge your batteries in the calm.
The owner, current President of the Nature Reserve, and his wife, a nature guide, will provide you with explanations on the flora, fauna and neighbouring protected sites. They will also provide you with advice on the best walks to take through the forest paths or surrounding mountains, tours on bikes or skis, and will point out new trails around the Wine Route as well as tour ideas to visit nearby Alsatian cities with picturesque architecture.
Lastly, you will be able to discover the apiary and 30 fruit varieties of the orchard planted by your hosts, who will allow you to taste their own production.
This Bed & Breakfast also offers a ""country bed & breakfast"" formula.   
From  €45 for 2 people per night.      

In price:
• One nights stay and breakfast.
• Tasting homemade or home-grown products: jams, honey, bread, yogurts, apple juice, fruits and vegetables.
• Access to the Panda educational pack including guides to identifying the local flora and fauna.
• Leaflet / audio equipment for the 90 minute path marked out in the vicinity of the farm.

Not in price:
Transportation, meals, visiting tourist attractions, personal expenses.      

Gîtes de France® Haut-Rhin
Agnès et Philippe GIRARDIN
78 La Gasse
Tel : 03 89 47 55 27
E-mail: a.girardin@lapoutroie.net
Gîtes de France® Haut-Rhin
1 rue Schlumberger - BP 50371
68007 COLMAR Cedex
Tél : 03 89 20 10 60 / 62 - Fax : 03 89 23 17 93
E-mail : gitesdefrance68@tourisme68.com

In lapoutroie, turn on the street to the left of the church, in the direction of "Les Alisiers" and "Le Bouton d’Or". After 2 km, turn right towards "Bouton d’Or". At the next intersection, 2.7 km down, turn right towards "Gîte nature". 150 m after the "La Gasse" sign, it's the 2nd house on the right, by the roadside.      



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