8 days in Lyon Itinerary

8 days in Lyon Itinerary

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Lyon
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Lyon

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Fourviere Hill. Your inner history buff will appreciate Vieux Lyon and Cite medievale de Perouges. Explore Lyon's surroundings by going to Chateau Historique de Pierreclos (in Pierreclos), Hameau Duboeuf (in Romaneche-Thorins) and Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval (in Hauterives). And it doesn't end there: stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, don't miss a visit to Traboules du Vieux Lyon, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, and pause for some serene contemplation at Abbaye Saint-Philibert.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Saint-Étienne-Bouthéon Airport, Grenoble-Isère Airport and Chambéry-Savoie Airport. January in Lyon sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Chateau Historique de Pierreclos, Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval, Basilica of Paray-le-Monial, Parc de Courzieu, Chateau de Chasselas
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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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