Things to do in Lyon | This French city, which the Romans founded, features UNESCO-listed neighborhoods, fine dining, and a vibrant nightlife.
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JAN - JUN
15°C / 6°C
JUL - DEC
19°C / 10°C
1 USD = 0.97 EUR
2 hours ahead
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Croix-Rousse, Vieux Lyon, Place Ballecour, Ancient theatre of Fourviere, Parc de la Tete d’Or, Lyon National Opera.
The ideal method of transportation in Lyon is a combination of walking and taking the city's public transportation. It can be difficult to navigate Lyon by car, especially during the busiest times of the year, the summer (traffic jams and parking issues abound). Although they aren't the most inexpensive options, taxis and the ride-hailing app Uber are still an option.
Depending on your nationality, a visa is required when intending to travel to France. All visas must be applied for prior to departure at the nearest French Embassy or French Consulate in the applicant's country of residence.
It is advised to remain in Lyon for at least two days, which is a decent length of time to experience the majority of the city's top attractions and take a few leisurely strolls. If you have more time, Lyon is a great starting point for a variety of intriguing day trips.
From June to August which is the Summer season, temperatures go from a high of 27°C to a low of 14°C towards the end of the day. From December to Feb, temperatures drop down with highs of 8°C and lows of 0°C.
City hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus tour, Segway tours, Culinary and Nightlife, Shows and Musicals, Wine tasting and winery tours, Food and Gourmet tours, 2.5 hour dinner cruise.