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Mens Travel guide
Mens : Michelin's recommendations
Acknowledged as the capital of the Trièves region, this former stopover along the Roman road has retained substantial traces of its trading activities: a beautiful old covered market, 17C houses along rue du Bourg. Not to be missed is the Café des Arts, mentioned by Jean Giono in Triomphe de la vie, where you can admire the amazing landscape décor (1896) by Gustave Riquet, an artist from Picardie.
Tourist attractions Mens : Things to see and do
F - 38710 Mens
The best-known mountain of the Dauphiné region, the superb Mt Aiguille, stands in isolation, dominating the surrounding land. The rural landscape of Trièves, which stretches away from the foot of the cliffs marking the eastern edge of the Vercors mas..
pl. de la Halle F - 38710 Mens
This museum, housed in the centre of the old town of Mens, offers a non-exhaustive yet fairly comprehensive description of the Trièves region from Prehistoric times to the 20C, including the religious conflicts which divided the local population. It ..