With 9 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.
The spirit of the Auvergne can also be experienced in its towns
, not forgetting Clermont-Ferrand
and Le Puy-en-Velay
the Auvergne's towns offer visitors an extremely diverse range of heritage sites and a distinctive character to be discovered. Blending in harmoniously with their natural surroundings, the towns throughout the Auvergne are ideal for urban tourism.