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Lyon City Walking Tour

Lyon City Walking Tour

4 hours From
AU$649 Per 2 persons
 
  • Tour Type
    Private tour Private tour Walking tourWalking tour
  • France Region
    Rhone Valley
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    EXC-18-4853
  • Operating Days
    All year round
4 hours From
AU$649 Per 2 persons
 
  • Tour Type
    Private tour Private tour Walking tourWalking tour
  • France Region
    Rhone Valley
  • Duration
    4 hours
  • Tour Code
    EXC-18-4853
  • Operating Days
    All year round
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    Escorted tourEscorted tour Experienced private English speaking guideInclusionInclusion Public transportation ticket to go to Fourviere

Summary

Lyon Capitale des Gaules, as a former Roman city, Lyon will amaze you from all its various treasures. Explore with your guide the Old town and its traboules, the surrounding view of Fourvière (Basilica), its antic theatres and the lively Presqu’île area (the Peninsula), reputed for shopping, museums and Bouchon restaurants. Add to that the attraction of the Saône & Rhône rivers crossing over the town, and the various painting walls (murals) spread into the city, you will get a great fun.

Departure Time: 9:00 am or 2:00 pm

Meeting Point: Your hotel in Lyon

Itinerary

Meet with your guide in you hotel lobby (or elsewhere in Lyon) and spend a half day exploring the city. Start with the Old town which is a Unesco World Heritage Site. Visit some traboules (passageways) and get to know what they were used for.

You will go up to the top of Fouvière hill where you will have a panoramic view over Lyon and its surroundings. Get inside Fourvière Basilica and head to the well preserved antic theatre for some explanations about Lyon history.

Then you will head to the Presqu’île area (the Peninsula), reputed for shopping, museums and Bouchon restaurants. Don’t miss the famous spots such as Place Bellecour, Celestins Theater, Jacobins fountain, Place des Terreaux with its city hall and opera house.

Add to that the attraction of the Saône & Rhône rivers crossing over the town, and the various painting walls (murals) spread into the city, you will get a great fun. During the excursion you will have a break to taste a local pastry or similar with something to drink.

Inclusions

  • Walking tour of Lyon with English or Spanish speaking guide
  • Stop for a tasting/drink
  • Public transportation ticket to go to Fourviere

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