The town of Romans, known as the « luxury footwear capital » is renowned for its expertise in shoemaking and its long tradition in leather working. But this ancient Roman city also harbours an exceptional architectural heritage worth discovering. Its ancient mansions, the Saint Barnard collegiate church and its international footwear museum will take you back in time. With a blend of cultural visits, brand-goods shopping and natural surroundings, Romans offers numerous possibilities all year round for discovering the local expertise and special foods, taking part in many leisure pursuits and organised activities.
Taste the raviolis, the «pognes» and other local produce at the Sunday market together with the habitués of the town. Relax at the fishing ponds, go trekking around the Vercors mountains, cycle along the green bike trails or even take your first flight in a light aircraft … the town and its surroundings offer a whole palette of activities to plan during your stay! Shopping trip with your girlfriends? Romantic weekend in a charming B&B? Or a gastronomic interlude with friends? Choose Romans-sur-Isère for a break and you will have an unforgettable memory of the way of life in the heart of the Drôme region.