Some 32,000 villages have shaped the French countryside over time and those of them that are members of the Association "Les Plus Beaux Villages de France" (The Most Beautiful Villages of France) share the same passion and ambition: to make the exceptional quality of their heritage known and recognized and to invite you to encounter their history, their land, their culture and their inhabitants. Come and share an art of living, charm and authenticity in 157 places charged with emotions…
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English (Une rubrique pour les gourmands et les gourmets ! Foie gras, fromages, fruits de mer…
Si les Plus Beaux Villages de France sont des hauts lieux de patrimoine, ils sont aussi des fleurons de la gastronomie française.
A chacun son terroir et sa spécialité… Régalez-vous !
How one becomes one of the most beautiful Villages of France
The selection of villages takes place in 4 stages: