3 days in Lyon Itinerary

3 days in Lyon Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lyon visit planner

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Lyon

— 2 nights

Culinary Capital of France

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.
Appreciate the collections at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon and Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon. Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Colline de Fourviere will appeal to history buffs. Explore Lyon's surroundings by going to Palais Ideal du Facteur Cheval (in Hauterives) and Musee des traditions bugistes (in Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema, stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Lyon tour planner.

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major aiports are Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Saint-Étienne-Bouthéon Airport, Grenoble-Isère Airport and Chambéry-Savoie Airport. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

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