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Private tour of the Old Lyon's secret passageways

Duration: up to
Language: English, Italian, French
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

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Book a private walking tour and discover the Old Lyon at your own rhythm

Explore the numerous secret corridors called “Traboules”

Discover the Old Town of Lyon one of the best-preserved Renaissance areas in Europe

What to expect

Enjoy a two-hour private walking tour of Old Lyon and learn fascinating stories and anecdotes by your expert guide.

Discover the most authentic district of the city and wander through the cobbled streets admiring the multicolored Renaissance facades full of history. You will be surprised by its lively side and its Italian charm!

Located next to the magnificent Gothic cathedral Saint-Jean, you will explore a labyrinth made of surprising courtyards and secret passageways called "traboules". You will be charmed by the unique pastel colour of each traboule with its own particular curve or spiral staircase, vaulted ceilings or Renaissance arches.

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COVID-19 information

The 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

What’s included

2-hour private tour

Professional and very friendly guide (English, French and Italian speaking)

What’s not included

Pick up and drop off

Any entrance tickets

Gratuities (optional)

Food and drinks


Metro Vieux Lyon, 6 Avenue du Doyenné, 69005 Lyon, France

Meeting point:

Meet your guide to the exit of the VIEUX LYON metro station.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure



Cancellation policy

Receive a 50% refund if you cancel up to 7 days before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Pleae arrive 15 minutes prior to the tour departure