The Roman city of Lyon (vestiges & museum)

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Tour Number

Activity Level

7573


Categories

Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Turkish (basic), Spanish (advanced), French (fluent), English (advanced)

Let's discover the oldest places of Lyon with your private guide


We'll start this tour where eveything started, on the top of Fourvière hill. You'll see the breath-takingview, the romans theaters and we will also visit the museum dedicated to the gallo-roman past of the city.

NB : This tour can also be made in 4 hours. Just ask me and I customized a tour for you.

There's not a lot of walk in this tour but steps in the roman theaters.

Itinerary

From the top of the basilica of Fourvière to the museum (10 minutes walking).
Archeologic site next to the Museum.
The closest metro station after the theaters visit is "Minimes".

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: In front of the basilica of Fourvière

End location: "Minimes" cablecar station

Duration: 3 hours

What’s Included

-Local licensed guide
-Comments in english or spanish

Estimated Local Cash Needed

6 EUR - Entrance fee.
The museum entrance is free on Thursdays.

What’s Extra

The entrance fee in the museum.
Interesting : it is free for everyone on thursday.

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your own car or offer you suggestions to rent a driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

I never had such an interesting historic lesson ever in school! It was GREAT to learn about history, background! The three hours went SO fast! Excellently done and go on like this!
Katharina Linder

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