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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval and La Roche de Solutre. Head to Place Bellecour and Louhans Marketfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lyon: Emile Henry France (in Marcigny), Chocolats Dufoux (in La Clayette) and Abbey of Cluny (in Cluny). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, kick back and relax at Plage de Chatillon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbaye Saint-Philibert, and look for all kinds of wild species at Col du Beal.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Lyon trip itinerary planning app.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Saint-Étienne-Bouthéon Airport, Grenoble-Isère Airport and Chambéry-Savoie Airport. In August, daytime highs in Lyon are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Chambery, Col du Beal, Louhans Market, Abbaye Saint-Philibert, La Roche de Solutre
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La Roche de Solutre ©
La Roche de Solutre
Cite medievale de Perouges ©
Cite medievale de Perouges
Abbaye Saint-Philibert ©
Abbaye Saint-Philibert

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