Vineyards, lakes, forests, plains… Aube en Champagne is full of colourful landscapes and different atmospheres for a total change of scene. On foot, you can get lost, you can enjoy smelling the scents, up in the air you watch and admire the differences in colours: a peak of adrenalin at take-off, and all that’s left is to let yourself glide. 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 stride in the Aube?
Just like birds!
From Brienne-le-Château airfield, take off in a microlightfor a breathtaking experience: fly over the Forêt d’Orient Regional Nature Park and the great lakes of Champagne, and enjoy the scenery and beauty of the surrounding area. Choose the “hydro-ULM” option for a water landing on the lake (from April 1st to October 31st).
A break in the clouds
Join Emmanuel in his hot-air balloon and take off from the Châteu de la Motte-Tilly to discover the Seine valley and its meanders, unless you prefer a flight over the great lakes of Champagne and their idyllic panorama, or a unique moment above the mediaeval centre of Troyes to view the Champagne cork shape of the city centre. In this “Jules Verne” excursion, take your place in the basket, ready to contemplate the changing nature and wide open spaces: everything seems small from up there! Following this hour long flight, touch down amazed having filled up on unforgettable images for a good while…
Maximum height, maximum sensation!
With some 40 attractions that make its heart beat faster, Nigloland promises a change of scenery and guaranteed thrills! Among the great novelties of the last few years, we can mention the Extreme Dungeon with its 100m free fall at 115 km/h and the Noisette Express, a new family rollercoaster. 2021 was no exception with the new Krampus Expedition water coaster. Can you escape the mythical beast that has haunted the high mountains for generations?
Set off on an adventure! Put on your gloves and harness, and let’s go for a tree climbing session worthy of the name! 8 courses are available: all ages will find a challenge suitedto their sizeat Grimpobranche, at the heart of the Forêt d’Orient. For the more down-to-earth, choose cleats or paddles for a session of Bubble Football or canoeing!
Take off for your first flight ever!
In Celles-sur-Ource, embark with a winemaker pilot who will fly you to discover the Champagne hillsides… from above! An atypical encounter with Champagne, a unique exchange with a passionate producer who will have many anecdotes to tell:a convivial moment and a nice surprise in sight.
Côte des Bar Aero club
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A high-flying holiday
The Cabanes au Bois d’Orient open their doors to you in the middle of the Forêt d’Orient, in a unique, peaceful and vertiginous setting. Up in the trees, enjoy cocooning under the stars, for 2, 4 or 6 people for a stress-free evening!
A star-studded holiday
In Bar-sur-Aube, Le Carré d’étoile promises you a stay in orbit… This cube-shaped cabin for 2 people is an unusual accommodation set in an idyllic location for a romantic stay and for observing the stars through the telescope.
An atypical stay
For a total change of scenery, stay in the famous “Guerre des Boutons” cabin (produced in 1962, this is one of the most notorious films about childhood in French cinema). Florence welcomes you to the Chouette Étoilée in a cosy setting, close to nature. Choose your cabin (2 to 5 people), and let yourself go: your breakfasts are concocted with love and local products.