By bike or on foot, alone or with a guide, you won’t have time to get bored and you’ll be amazed by the wealth of the areas you’ll find: discovering the cadoles (small dry-stone buildings erected by winegrowers in the last century), following in the footsteps of Auguste Renoir or even taking green way along the Great Lakes of Champagne. In addition to our selection of activities, let yourself be inspired by Yonder’s programme for a weekend in Champagne.
So, are you ready to stroll through the Aube?
Follow the guide!
Our amazing and unique walks allow you to discover the Aube en Champagne in a fun and privileged way. More of a city dweller? The guided walks in the heart of Troyes will allow you to discover the city: cross the centuries during a night walk, while dancingor tasting the edible plants of the city centre. More of an artistic flair? Don’t worry, our thematic walk in the footsteps of the artistPierre-Auguste Renoir is made for you! More of a history buff? Go back in time to immerse yourself in the TemplarCommandery and relive the Middle Ages in full costume. More into nature? Our walks at the heart of the vineyards, along the water or in the green lungs of the region will amaze you with their fascinating secrets. One thing is certain, you can count on the local guides to share their knowledge and unusual insights in a friendly atmosphere.
Feel like shopping?
Troyes is a real capital of factory outlets, with its various sites dedicated to shopping. Ralph Lauren, Lacoste, Petit Bateau, Adidas, Mango Outlet, L’Oréal or Black and Decker … over 110 brands with prices ranging from 30% to 50% less than normal. No need to wait for the sales, the outlets open their doors all year round, some even do on Sundays for some!
More of a pedal stroke?
Get the bikes out and enjoy the landscapes of Aube en Champagne!
Departing from the town of Saint-Oulph, will ride along the Seine on the completely safe greenwayto Troyes, a mediaeval town full of colourful half-timbered houses and numerous churches. From Troyes, you can reach the lakes and the Forêt d’Orient Regional Nature Park for a moment of total relaxation.
If you’re feeling a bit more adventurous, you can venture on the chalk or grass paths with marked routes that take you off the beaten track.
One kilometre on foot…
Whether you are an expert hiker or not, you will not be able to resist the urge to stroll along the diversity of paths Aube en Champagne has to offer: take a deep breath of fresh air in the forest, through the Champagne hillsides, discover the “cadoles” or take in the colours of the great lakes and the Seine... It is up to you to choose the walking route that suits you!
OUR GOOD ADDRESSES
Chalet in the middle of nature
Hotel and restaurant, the Domaine des Foolz will welcome you in the middle of nature in its magnificent chalets for 1 to 3 people.
You can also enjoy the chalet’s terrace to recharge your batteries for a moment in complete serenity, in addition to the “relaxation area” available on site.
Le tout en un
The Domaine de la Forêt d’Orient is a tout en un (meaning all-in-one in French) 4-star domain with rooms for up to 5 people at the heart of the Aubois forest.
You can also enjoy a pampering session at the SPA or improve your golf swing on the estate.
This bistronomic restaurant in Chaource will satisfy your culinary desires. This restaurant, which focuses on local and regional products, will help you discover the gastronomic heritage of the Aube with enjoying a forest view. Between andouillette, Chaource and Champagne, all you have to do is taste!
At Flaubert’s side
Frequented by the very famous Gustave Flaubert, Camille Claudel and Alfred Boucher, this restaurant with a reputation that spans the decades will delight you. Just reading the menu makes your mouth water. You be the judge!