Visit : The Most Beautiful Villages Of Wallonia
Lompret, one of the most beautiful villages in Wallonia
© Mark Rossignol
Courtil au Martias
6463 LOMPRET (CHIMAY)
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Town of Chimay (Province of Hainaut) Fagne-Famenne
Small village situated in a meander of the " Eau Blanche ", the site of Lompret has been inhabitated since time immemorial, as is revealed by the numerous archaeological discoveries.
Its earliest archaeological centre dates back to the feudal castle destroyed in 1640 which was established on the extremity of a rocky outcrop.
The typical dwellings in light grey limestone dating from the 18th and 19th century are reminiscent of the expertise of the population of times gone by.
Guided tours by appointment for groups all year round.
The association "Les Plus Beaux Villages de Wallonie"
Created in 1994 and inspired by the French equivalent, the association "Les Plus Beaux Villages de Wallonie" awards its label to the most beautiful countryside sites of Wallonia.
Listed buildings and outstanding patrimony (in a preserved environment) go hand in hand with the inhabitants' will to share their quality of life. © asbl Les Plus Beaux Villages de Wallonie
Tourist information on the town CHIMAY
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