Things to see and do - Avenas
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Avenas Travel guide
Avenas : Michelin's recommendations
This little unpretentious village is situated on the old Roman road that linked Lyon to Autun. Its essential activities are wood and manufacture of a goats' cheese, Blanc de Faye.
Tourist attractions Avenas : Things to see and do
D 18 F - 69430 Avenas
This church was built in the 12C and retains a magnificent altar from the same period. An enthroned Christ sits in the middle of the evangelists and apostles. The white limestone altar radiates light and beauty.
D18 F - 69430 Avenas
From this hamlet nestled in a loop in the D 18, 1km from the Col du Fût d' Avenas , a magnificent semi-circular panorama opens out: beyond the Saône Valley, it takes in the plains of the Bresse , the Jura and, on a clear day, the Alps and Mont Blan..