Simiane-la-Rotonde is the beautiful village where Young Living’s French Farm is located. The distillery is owned by Young Living, Benoît, and Jean-Marie.
The stunning castle overlooking the picturesque town was first mentioned in 1031; the rotunda and vault have been restored and are in a remarkable state. Today, the castle hosts a laboratory and an exhibition about essential oils.
Gary once said that “Simiane is the lavender capital of the world”. The Drôme region is historically important for lavender cultivation and Simiane is a great place to choose as a base for self-guided tours, following Gary’s footsteps