Lyon-Saint Exupery Airport (LYS) is just over 20 miles away from Lyon city centre. The ‘official’ ways to get to and from the airport are the Rhone-Express tram or taxi.
Festival of Lights
Lyon 2022 Festival of Lights
This Is Lyon guides you into this 2022 festival of lights edition (8-11 December) : where are the unmissable illuminations, where to eat, what to do in the daytime, how to visit Lyon with fun ?
This tradition began on December 8th 1852 when the Catholic population celebrated Virgin Mary by lightning candles on windowsills.
Local still illuminate their windows but Lyon’s historical areas has become renowed contemporary light artists playground.