3 days in Lyon Itinerary

3 days in Lyon Itinerary

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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.
Popular historic sites such as Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lyon: Chapelle Saint-Vincent. (in Irouleguy) and Chapelle de Saint Vincent (in Saint-Laurent-d'Agny). There's lots more to do: explore by horseback at Parc de la Tete d'Or, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill, explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lyon trip planner .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Saint-Étienne-Bouthéon Airport, Grenoble-Isère Airport and Chambéry-Savoie Airport. In June in Lyon, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Museums Golf

Side Trips

Chapelle Saint-Vincent., Chapelle de Saint Vincent, Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval
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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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