Here in the Auvergne, Michelin star-rated establishments can be found alongside more rustic eateries. Between the finest and most delicate menus and the most generous hearty meals, the common factor is always the high quality of the products used.
With 11 Auvergne villages officially listed as “Plus Beaux Villages de France” (France's finest villages) we invite you to visit these picturesque sites and appreciate their distinctive identity at first hand.
Each of them has its own unique charm, attractive heritage and rich history. They are often also home to numerous artists and craftsmen who continue the region's tradition of craftsmanship and art. Auvergne villages remain are some of the best persevered in France, in architecture, art and culture should take you back in to historic France.
Take the time to stroll through the streets, stop off for a while in their squares where the light reflects marvellously from a flagstone roof, a Renaissance postern, a wash house or simply a window ledge. Remember these are France’s finest Auvergne villages.