Pont en Royans

With its flamboyant architecture and its Water Museum, this charming village is a must-see.

Pont-en-Royans is a commune in south-eastern France. The town is located near the Isere valley at the gates of the Vercors Regional Natural Park. It lies at the meeting of the rivers Bourne and its tributary the Vernaison. Today, Pont-en-Royans is a village which shows the medieval architecture of the sixteenth century and is famous for its colorful hanging houses. Its original architecture is due to an ingenious adaptation to the environment of the village to promote its trading activity with timber.
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