Highlights of Lyon 3 Hour - Private Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



Italian (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

3 hours panoramic tour with a Lyonnais

Here is a three-hour panoramic tour to enjoy the 3 main sections of Lyon:

- Fourvière : stunning church notre-Dame & extraordinary view over the entire region
- Vieux-Lyon : gothic cathedral, medieval cobbled streets and secret Renaissance passageways
- Presqu'Ile : Peninsula between the rivers with glorious edifices and the most famous mural of Lyon


Ride in cable car towards Fourvière Hill (basilica ND de Fourvière and panorama over the city)
Descent on foot towards Vieux-Lyon district to discover the cathedral and the typical passageways (traboules)
Then we will cross the river Saone to reach Presqu'Ile in order to see the mural "La Fresque des Lyonnais" and the main square of Lyon, place des Terreaux, where the tour ends.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel if centraly located in Lyon, or outside VIEUX LYON metro station

Address :
4 Avenue du Doyenné 69005 LYON
Click here to see the location on the map.

End location: Your hotel if centraly located in Lyon, or Place des Terreaux

Click here to see Place des Terreaux on the map.

Duration: 3 hours


It is a walking tour.

What’s Included

Other: - Services of a professional guide
- 1 cable car ticket per person

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 euro - Not included expenses during the tour (silk scarves, chocolates, stop in a bar, etc).

What’s Extra

Other: Not included stops for tastings or any expenses you would like during the tour (confectioneries, coffee break, souvenirs, etc)


I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle but I can arrange for a separate car/coach/taxi and driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

Alex was prompt, energetic, informative and extremely personable. Our only regret was in not reserving him for a longer tour. But, as we agreed, Next Time.
Steven Menaker

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