Liven up your holidays!

Lyon

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Rhône

Lyon - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Rhône
8.2
13

Geographical information

MunicipalityLyon
Postcode69000
Tourism label
Latitude45.7640430 (N 45° 45’ 51”)
Longitude4.8356590 (E 4° 50’ 8”)
AltitudeFrom 162m to 312m
Surface area47.87 km²
Population499785 inhabitants
Density10440 inhabitants/km²
Insee code69123
IntercommunalityCU de Lyon
DepartmentRhône
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Caluire-et-Cuire4.6 km (9 min)
La Mulatière4.8 km (7 min)
Villeurbanne5.2 km (13 min)
Oullins7 km (13 min)
Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon7 km (11 min)
Tassin-la-Demi-Lune7.4 km (12 min)
Champagne-au-Mont-d'Or7.6 km (14 min)
Pierre-Bénite8 km (12 min)
Saint-Didier-au-Mont-d'Or8.5 km (15 min)
Bron8.6 km (18 min)
Vénissieux8.9 km (19 min)
Rillieux-la-Pape8.9 km (17 min)
Saint-Cyr-au-Mont-d'Or9 km (17 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Detailed information

Nuits Sonores
Urban-oriented electronic music festivalFrom 13 to 17 may 2015
Fourvière Nights
A multi-disciplinary festival in an antique Roman theatreJune / July 2015
Festival of Lights
The most extraordinary light creations in the town centreFrom 05 to 08 december 2015

Photos

Saint-Jean Cathedral - Notre-Dame de Fourviere
Saint-Jean Cathedral - Notre-Dame de Fourviere
See photo
St. John's Cathedral - Notre-Dame de Fourviere
St. John's Cathedral - Notre-Dame de Fourviere
See photo

Weather

Friday 27 march
Min. 5°C - Max. 9°C
Day
Night
Saturday 28 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 9°C
Day
Night
Sunday 29 march
Min. 8°C - Max. 12°C
Day
Night

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided tour of Lyon and its region
Culture and education100 € to 180 € Lyon
Natural perfume-making workshop
Culture and education69 € Lyon
Horseback riding in the Beaujolais
Nature and the great outdoors30 € Bagnols (22 km)
Tour, tasting and sale of organic wines
Local flavours8 € to 10 € Blacé (33 km)
Salva Terra Medieval Park
Culture and education13 € Haute-Rivoire (34 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Wine trails at the heart of the vineyards
HikeEasy1h40Millery (15.3 km)
Point N° 1 : introduction
HikeIntermediate1h25Mornant (21 km)
The Evosges Memorial Trail
HikeEasy3h30Évosges (56 km)
Solutré Rock
HikeEasy1h00Solutré-Pouilly (60 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels