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Creators and know-how in Wallonia

With the Most Beautiful Villages of Wallonia, soak up the authenticity of regional know-how! Come and admire the talent of passionate creators and craftsmen who will tell you their story!

Hennuyer silt plateau 

Montignies-sur-Roc is the village of potters and ceramists. Go and meet these artisans, like J-J Mathieu, who, in his Atelier du Plat Caillou, offers productions in raku or enamelled stoneware, or Renée Gauquie and Lucien Vandaele, who, at 93 and 88 years of age, embody a part of the history of the locality with their pottery workshop housed in part of their house.


Montignies-sur-Roc © Atelier du Plat Caillou


In the Namur region, don’t miss the ArtPero gallery in Crupet, which offers art lovers paintings, sculptures and jewellery by various artists through exhibitions, workshops and meetings, etc.

galerie d'Art Crupet Artpéro

Crupet © Artpéro

Pays de Herve

The village of Soiron hasn’t been overlooked, as you can discover Pili Garcia, a virtuoso in the art of hat making, “Ti Monde en Papier”, a small world of animals and unique coloured accessories made from paper maché, or the creations of the cabinetmaker Lejeune.

Créateur Pili Garcia Soiron

Pili Garcia à Soiron © dearlaurence



Are you interested in a ceramic workshop or a local Arts and Crafts shop? Isabelle Damsaint is a visual artist and ceramist who develops her projects and creativity in the village of My. Her work is mainly inspired by experience, encounters and the connection to the “living”. Colour, material, form, look and touch are at the centre of her artistic approach.

ceramiste Isabelle Damsaint My

My © Isabelle Damsaint

7 Walks Creators and know-how

Land of Herve
  • Clermont-sur-Berwinne
  • Limbourg
  • Olne
  • Soiron

Unusual tour: In the heart of the Pays de Herve and Vesdre


As you travel through the Pays de Herve and Vesdre, explore the landscapes and the remarkable built heritage of the region's 4 beautiful villages.

  • Celles
  • Crupet
  • Falaën
  • Mozet
  • Sosoye
  • Thon-Samson
  • And other villages

NEW/ Art trail "Six steps to Art between Samson and Lesse"


Discover the Condroz! This contemporary art trail also allows you to discover the magnificent landscapes of Condruz, a land of authentic flavours and a preserved built heritage!

Fagne-Famenne Hennuyer silty plateau
  • Barbençon
  • Lompret
  • Ragnies
  • Soulme
  • Vierves-sur-Viroin
Pays des Lacs

Discovery Tour: in the Land of Lakes


Discover the beautiful villages in the Land of Lakes! Over a distance of about 100 km, this tour reveals the beauty of the 5 Beautiful Villages in the region.

  • My
My ferme-château Wibin-Gillard

My: a little nugget between Ardenne and Condroz

Short walks

Reminiscent of a very powerful lordship, the locality is mentioned as early as 874.

Hennuyer silty plateau
  • Montignies-sur-Roc
Montignies-sur-Roc en Hainaut

Montignies-sur-Roc: between two twin rivers

Long hikes

Starting from the charming village of Montignies-sur-Roc, this route winds its way through the valleys of the Petite and Grande Honnelle.

Hennuyer silty plateau
  • Montignies-sur-Roc
Place à Montignies_sur_Roc

Montignies-sur-Roc : the pearl of the Highlands

Short walks

Located in the Hauts-Pays Natural Park, the village owes its name to its location on a rock dominated by the Notre-Dame church.

  • My
Frondaison à My

My: through the Famenne region

Long hikes

In the Famenne region of Liège, the peaceful village of My will delight heritage lovers and hiking enthusiasts.

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The association Les Plus Beaux Villages de Wallonie (The Most Beautiful Villages of Wallonia) oversees a network of 32 villages, bearers of a strong territorial identity and reflecting traditional architecture. It is committed to promoting the rural, cultural and natural heritage of Wallonia and is a part of the development of local and responsible tourism.

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