3 days in Lyon Itinerary

3 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.
Shop till you drop at Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse and Taverne Gutenberg. Visit Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Vieux Lyon for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Lyon side-trips: Hotel-Dieu (in Belleville) and Espace des Brouilly (in Saint-Lager). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema, walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, and take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Estades Lyon.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lyon trip planner.

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. December in Lyon sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Hotel-Dieu, Espace des Brouilly
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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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