Lyon Outdoor swimming pool: Centre Tony Bertrand

Lyon’s Top Swimming Pools and Aquatic Parks in Lyon

Most swimming pools in Lyon are public. In France, indoor and outdoor swimming pools have regulations about swimsuit. Boardshorts are often forbidden, so you’ll need to bring a pair of swimming trunks or square-cut shorts. Similarly, swim caps are not always compulsory, but it’s always a good idea to have one with you, just in […]

Braderie Festival in Lyon center, 2023

Braderie Festival 2023 in Lyon Presqu’ile

  Commerce and Craftsmanship Following the success of its inaugural event in 2022, the 2023 edition promises to be even grander. Over 400 businesses are gearing up to participate, turning the heart of Lyon’s city center, the Presqu’Île, into a bustling marketplace. And the best part? It’s exclusively pedestrianized for the event, allowing visitors to […]

Institut Lumière in Lyon, France: museum dedicated to the cinema

Institut Lumiere, Lyon

If you’re a film buff, you’re in for a treat. Because this is where it all started. Welcome to the Institut Lumière, today a thriving epicentre of cinema, new and old.

Paul Bocuse’s Restaurant

Paul Bocuse’s Restaurant, L’Auberge du Pont de Collonges, is the restaurant of internationally recognised master chef Paul Bocuse.

Parc de Gerland

Parc de Gerland, also called Parc de la Confluence, is a large green space in Lyon situated on a former industrial site in the south of the city near the confluence of the Rhône and the Saone.

Lyon walking tour without a guide

Lyon’s Self-guided Walking Tours

Walking and guided tour of Lyon by yourself ? It’s possible ! Weither you are a resident in Lyon or a tourist, it’s possible to have a Lyon walking tour by yourself. How can you do it without spending all your money ? If you really want to know this beautiful city of Lyon, you […]

double decker bus tour of Lyon, France

Lyon Sightseeing Tours: Hop on Off Buses

Visit Lyon on a guided bus or tram tour Lyon City Tours present two guided tours of Lyon. One aboard a double decker bus taking in the major sites of Lyon and the second is a small electric tram which takes visitors on a guided tour of La Croix Rousse. Guided tours of Lyon are […]

Lyon segway tours

Visit Lyon on two wheels: Bike or Segway tours?

Ride a Solex, Segway and electric bicycle   Lyon by Solex Capture the classic spirit of life in France by riding around Lyon on a vintage 1960’s moped in true style. It’s the ultimate way to discover Lyon’s streets and neighbourhoods with the wind in your hair and without wearing your shoes out. The advantage […]