4 days in Lyon Itinerary

4 days in Lyon Itinerary

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4 days in Lyon Itinerary

Start: Dijon
Drive:  2 h
1
Lyon
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
End: Saint-Genies

3
nights
Lyon

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Fourviere Hill. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cite medievale de Perouges and Chateau de Chasselas. Change things up with these side-trips from Lyon: Domaine Le Fagolet-Gite La Girardiere (in Vaux-en-Beaujolais), Domaine Luquet (in Fuisse) and Chateau De La Greffiere (in La Roche-Vineuse). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Vieux Lyon, visit The Presqu'ile, take in the exciting artwork at Taverne Gutenberg, and ponder the design of Place des Jacobins.

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Dijon to Lyon is an approximately 2- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Lyon can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Wineries Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Chateau De La Greffiere, Domaine Le Fagolet-Gite La Girardiere, Chateau de Chasselas, Cite medievale de Perouges, Domaine Luquet
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Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Vieux Lyon ©
Vieux Lyon
Fourviere Hill ©
Fourviere Hill

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