Domaine de La Royrie, Grasse

5.0
#14 of 23 in Things to do in Grasse
Farm Tourist Spot
Founded in the early fifteenth century by the monks of the abbey of Lerins, Domaine de La Royrie is a gourmet garden full of history and sensory experiences. You will notice small bungalows where farmers from the Middle Ages maintained the fruit-bearing trees and cereals. The route then takes you to discover the history of olive oil. It begins with understanding an olive tree, modes of conduct, the size of the harvest, and others. The owners will answer all your questions happily. At the end, you can enter the basement oil store and where the oil is stored in bottles. You can also taste several vintage oils. The tour ends with a tasting of mini-courses that are tchosen to marry the flavors of the various oils tasted. Make Domaine de La Royrie a part of your Grasse vacation plans using our Grasse vacation planner.
Create an itinerary including Domaine de La Royrie
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
36 reviews
Google
4.0
TripAdvisor
  • This is it! If you're serious about wanting to know what makes an olive oil good or less good, then Le Domaine de La Royrie is a MUST during your visit of the region. Monique and Lionel Brault are the...  more »
  • The tour takes you around the olive tree garden where your host and manager of the domaine tells interesting historic details about the trees, the oil & the location. While he is talking there is a gr...  more »
  • Family visit to discover this olive grove. The area is beautiful. Operators are particularly friendly and charming. We have been very well received and loved the tour, the explanations are very clear and precise, all our questions were answered and kids were excited by this great tour. Finally tasting oil... a real discovery.
    View original
Google
  • France BIO olive oil. Dear. Founders of the olives. Call before visiting.
    View original
  • Very good organic oil
    View original
  • Olive oil organic and local, what can I say!
    View original

Plan your trip to Grasse

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Grasse

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Plans in Grasse by other users

53 days in France, Monaco-Ville & Andorra BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in France & Monte-Carlo BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in France & Monaco-Ville BY A USER FROM SPAIN September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in France, Monaco & Genoa BY A USER FROM SPAIN September, culture, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in France & Monte-Carlo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in France BY A USER FROM CAMBODIA October, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: October, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in France & Monaco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in France & Monaco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in France & Monaco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Grasse BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Grasse BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans