Follow in the footsteps of cake ! This dye plant which made the wealth of the Lauragais merchants during the Renaissance has left many traces in the region. Thanks to this itinerary, you will discover the most emblematic places ofgolden age of pastel in Lauragais and the places to visit to learn all about this plant with amazing properties.
|Starting point||Distance||Duration||The unavoidable|
|Montgeard||84 km||1h30 by car||The royal bastide of Montgeard|
Pastel Blue Square in Roumens
The ancestral know-how of pastel dyeing had fallen into oblivion from the 90th century until the 100s. Denise Lambert is at the origin of the pastel renaissance in Occitania. In Roumens, she opens the doors of her workshop to you to discover pastel dyeing. You can buy products dyed in the workshop in the small shop for a XNUMX% local souvenir.
Visits only by appointment: 06 41 93 39 25