Things to Do in Lyon

Read about the top 22 things to do in Lyon, France. Get ideas for Lyon sightseeing and tourist attractions in Lyon.
Place des Terreaux
2 reviews
#1 of 22 things to do in Lyon

This plaza in Lyon dates to the mid 16th century, and the name Terreaux comes fr…

Bartholdi Fountain
1 review
#2 of 22 things to do in Lyon

The Bartholdi Fountain is located on the north side of Place Terreaux. It dates …

Roman Theatre of Fourvière
1 review
#3 of 22 things to do in Lyon

Lugdunum is the ancient name for Lyon, which began as a Roman settlement establi…

Saint-Nizier Church
1 review
#4 of 22 things to do in Lyon

This church has origins which date to the 2nd century (~177 AD), so legend says,…

Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
3 reviews
#5 of 22 things to do in Lyon

Walking around the main roads of Lyon, one cannot help but notice the gleaming w…

Fourvière Funicular
1 review
#6 of 22 things to do in Lyon

The funiculars of Lyon are the oldest urban ones in the world and celebrated 150…

La Basilique Saint Martin d'Ainay
1 review
#7 of 22 things to do in Lyon

This Romanesque church in the Ainay district of Lyon dates to the 11th century a…

La Cathédrale Saint-Jean
1 review
#8 of 22 things to do in Lyon

This 12th century Roman Catholic cathedral took over 300 years to complete from …

Place Bellecour
1 review
#9 of 22 things to do in Lyon

Given that Lyon itself can trace its origins back to Roman times, many of the pl…

Fourviere District
1 review
#10 of 22 things to do in Lyon

Cities in France are often divided into arrondissements or districts. Fourviere …

Cour Des Voraces
1 review
#11 of 22 things to do in Lyon

Known also as "Maison de la République",the VORACES COURTYARD wit…

Le Jardin Des Chartreux
1 review
#12 of 22 things to do in Lyon

This garden overhanging the Sâone river and spanned over 10 hectares o…

St: Jean Artist Market
1 review
#13 of 22 things to do in Lyon

This was no ordinary market. I had to check out this Artists enclave of artwork …

Lyon First Meet Up
1 review
#14 of 22 things to do in Lyon

Today is a great day:it is Danielle's Birthday and we had the pleasure to meet a…

Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon
1 review
#15 of 22 things to do in Lyon

The Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon is a municipal museum of fine arts in the Fren…

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