Do this because
Get to see the loveliest places, even those that are hidden from sight
Dive into the heart of the great tradition of Lyon's gastronomy
Tantalize your taste buds and awaken your senses in a local restaurant
What to expect
Meet your local guide and explore Lyon's main districts and the capital of French gastronomy on a 3-hour guided walking tour.
From Old Lyon take the funicular up Fourvière Hill and admire the stunning Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière, one of the most famous monuments of Lyon. From this viewpoint, you will see the beautiful panorama of the city with a backdrop of the Alps. Continue your visit with the narrow alleyways called "Traboules" where you can breathe the atmosphere of authentic Lyon. This is the perfect occasion to discover the impressive gothic cathedral and also the splendid Renaissance courtyards. End the tour with the most famous mural of Lyon named the Mural of Lyonnais. This fresco depicts 30 Lyonnais figures who helped shape the history of Lyon and the world.
After working up an appetite, have a meal in a traditional restaurant in Lyon, known as a “Bouchon”. Taste the generous dishes made from local products while listening to anecdotes and explanations from your guide in a fun and convivial atmosphere.
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
5-hour private walking tour
Funicular ticket to go up the hill on Fourviere
Professional and very friendly guide (English, French and Italian speaking)
Meal per person: choice of starters + main course (pike soufflé, tripes, sausages, etc) + cheese + dessert + water + glass of wine + coffee
Service of a professional guide who will share the meal with you to explain everything about local gastronomy
What’s not included
Meet your guide directly at your hotel lobby (please provide your accommodation details after booking using the phone number you will find on the voucher)
NEW GENERATION GUIDE
Receive a 50% refund if you cancel up to 7 days before the activity begins.
Important to know
- 5-hour private tour
- Professional and very friendly guide (English, French and Italian speaking)
- Your tour guide will pick you up directly at your hotel
- Upon booking confirmation, please contact the tour operator with the phone number provided on the voucher to communicate your accomodation details
- Please make sure to be ready in the lobby of your hotel 15-30 minutes prior to the departure time scheduled
- This tour is not recommended for people allergic to almonds and those who don't eat pork or drink alcohol