5 days in Lyon Itinerary

5 days in Lyon Itinerary

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Lyon
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Lyon

— 4 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.
Get some cultural insight at Cite medievale de Perouges and Centre D'histoire De La Resistance Et De La Deportation. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hotel de Ville de Lyon and Chateau de Brancion. Explore Lyon's surroundings by going to Abbaye Saint-Philibert (in Tournus), Saint-Etienne (Musee des Verts, Musee de la mine, &more) and Chateau de Cormatin (in Cormatin). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Hameau Duboeuf, steep yourself in history at Cite medievale de Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Tissus et des Arts Decoratif, and explore the historical opulence of Chateau Historique de Pierreclos.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lyon road trip planning website.

If you are flying in from Mexico, the closest major aiports are Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport, Saint-Étienne-Bouthéon Airport, Grenoble-Isère Airport and Chambéry-Savoie Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Lyon can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

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