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One of the Most Beautiful Villages in France


Conques is recognized as one of the most charming villages in France, Located in the Aveyron region. Its name, deriving from the Latin word for 'shell,' reflects its unique charm. Conques is an important stop on the pilgrimage route of Saint James's Way, famous for its 12th-century Sainte-Foy abbey. This abbey is celebrated for its Romanesque architecture, featuring one of southern France's most extraordinary cloisters, home to a collection of invaluable artifacts.


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Fun fact !

At France Miniature, even the small cemetery next to the church is replicated at the foot of the miniature Sainte-Foy abbey.

Village de Conques

The Southwest

Set off the Basque Country, the Landes forest, and majestic fortresses. Experience the distinctive architecture of the southwest, from castles and religious sites to enchanting villages. Travel from Albi to Toulouse, visit Lourdes, or explore the renowned village of Saint Emilion - immerse yourself in the expanse of France's largest region.

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