Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant


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Entreprises du Patrimoine Vivant, or ‘Living Heritage Companies’, invites you to rediscover France in a lively, original way. Stop off at our artisans of excellence and step inside their workshops. These lovers of beautiful works and guardians of exceptional know-how await you in the intimacy of their workshops, showrooms or museums to share their passion.




Ain et Rhône
Region: AQUITAINE
Number of stages: 10

Not far from a slate-roofed hut is a maker of sonnailles, the bells that hang from sheep’s necks.

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Ain et Rhône
Region: LA REUNION
Number of stages: 2

Visit Reunion Island and you can become one with a magnificent natural setting full of breathtaking panoramas of pitons, cirques and ramparts that has been on UNESCO’s World Heritage list since 2010.

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Ain et Rhône
Region: BOURGOGNE
Number of stages: 9

This department has a rich cultural heritage and is well-known for its cuisine – in Saône-et-Loire you can visit Cluny Abbey, watch the Bresse chickens romping in the fields, or enjoy a glass of Beaujolais. The department’s pride also lies in its expanses of preserved forests that shape Burgundy’s identity.

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Ain et Rhône
Region: RHONE-ALPES
Number of stages: 12

When you tire of picking yourself up from skis that clearly want nothing to do with you, why not suggest to your friends to go on the EPV tour! To get the most out of Savoie and Haute-Savoie, take the time to explore all the facets of its heritage: preserved natural areas, little-known cultural heritage, listed historic monuments, traditional villages, and of course its artisans of excellence.

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Ain et Rhône
Region: ILE-DE-FRANCE
Number of stages: 7

With Fontainebleau, Vaux-le-Vicomte and the Barbizon School, this department needs no introduction.

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