Aure and Louron valleys : country of art and history

Country of art and history is a label awarded by the Ministry of culture which highlights all the mountains landscape authenticity, the architectural particularities legacy and the many Know How.

An amazing legacy to be discovered !


Discover Aure and Louron valley with a guide

 Visit and entertainment
Guided visits and entertainment are available all year round. With your family or your friends, you will find the visit that suit you.
-classic visits to discover a village or a church
- At night visits with torches for an intimate mood
- Cultural hikes
- Travelling tale to discover in different way the legacy
- fun workshop for curious kids
- etc
Check the schedule
Churches opening
An opening program is available for churches all year round in addition to the guided visits. During the opening guided are present and allow you to visit on your own rhythm and time.
All monuments are protected by “Monuments historiques” French label. Most of them are Romane style with huge paints.
Two of them are listed into the UNESCO World heritage : The Notre Dame and Saint Laurent Church in Jézeau and The Chapelle des Templiers in Aragnouet.

Discover the Aure and Louron Valley by yourself

You can find brochures or audio guides, its will allow you to visit on your own rhythm.
-historic tours in every village, ask for the brochure at the tourism office
-In summer travelling exhibitions
-Audio guide for Bourisp Chruch (ask to the town all)
-Discover book in Vielle-Aure village (ask for to the tourism office in Vielle-Aure.
-Virtual visit of Mont Church
For groups, an "à la carte" discovery of the territory is offered all year round, 7 days a week, and in 4 languages (French, English, Spanish and German). By reservation only at the following address:
Contact :
Communauté de Communes Aure Louron
Service Pays d’art et d’histoire
Tél : 06 42 17 66 31
Mél : (lien vers notre site Internet)