Aveyron the right destination
The Grands Causses Regional Natural Park boasts a rich and varied natural heritage. Discover the diversity of its fauna and flora set in wide open landscapes. During your visit, enjoy sports and leisure activities in a Unesco World Heritage classified territory.
Aveyron due south
The indentity of a thousand-year-old heritage
From the antique site of the Graufesenque Roman town to the viaduct of Millau, enjoy the rich history of this region and the men who shaped these landscapes into rare and spectacular treasures. The Causes and Cévennes Natural Park is a classified Unesco Word Heritage “area Mediterranean Agro-pastoral Cultural Landscape”.
This is ewes’ country
For 5000 years we’ve been raising ewes here. We eat their meat, we use their leather for glove making in Millau, we turn their milk into Roquefort cheese which is made in the caves of Roquefort at the foot of the Combalou mountain.
Escape the everyday
Since the 80’s hickers have roamed the Causses and the Gorges du tarn. Today thousands of tourists visit this outstanding countyside to enjoy a break from the daily grind.