Aubeterre sur Dronne, Charente

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Aubeterre sur Dronne was nominated as one of France’s favourite villages by viewers to France3 TV Channel in 2020


In the Charente Département, south of Angoulème, Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is a medieval village which is also classified as one of the most beautiful villages in France – “monolithic grandeur amid the white rocks”- nestling against a chalky limestone cliff, the villlage overlooks the Dronne valley – with a labyrinth of roofs and houses bedecked with wooden galleries and balconies – see

There are a variety of local accommodation options including B&Bs, guest houses and self-catering gites