7 days in Frankfurt & Lyon Itinerary

7 days in Frankfurt & Lyon Itinerary

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Frankfurt, Germany
— 3 nights
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Lyon, France
— 3 nights
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Frankfurt, Germany

— 3 nights

Mainhattan

A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Get out of town with these interesting Frankfurt side-trips: Heidelberg (Student Jail (Studentenkarzer) & Schloss Heidelberg) and Wurzburg (St. Peter, St. Michael Kirche, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Stadel Museum, admire the local landmark of Fountain of Justice, and admire the landmark architecture of Romer.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Frankfurt tour app.

Istanbul, Turkey to Frankfurt is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Frankfurt due to the time zone difference. In January, Frankfurt is a bit cooler than Istanbul - with highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Lyon, France

— 3 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.
Lyon is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, see the interesting displays at Musee des Confluences, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and get to know the fascinating history of Vieux Lyon.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lyon road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Frankfurt to Lyon takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. On the 25th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games