3-Hour Guided Walking Tour of Lyon With Visit to Silk Workshop

3-Hour Guided Walking Tour of Lyon With Visit to Silk Workshop
Walking & Biking Tours > Walking Tours > City Walk
$45.88
Duration: 3 hours
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Description

This 3 hour small group walking tour with a local English Guide is one of the best ways to visit Lyon and learn about the Lyonnais culture. Start the tour by visiting the Bellecour Square and monuments. Head to the UNESCO world heritage peninsula to immerse yourself in the Old Town atmosphere. Follow your Guide through secret alleys or Traboules and learn about Lyon's unique past .  Visit a rare thriving Silk Workshop to see Silk being made and purchase authentique Silk items. Entrance to St Jean's Cathedral included. Take the funicular  to the see the magnificent Basilique of Notre Dame de Fourviere and marvel at the panoramic view of Lyon including views of Mont blanc.You will have the opportunity to take  photos of magnificent views of Lyon and really grab the beauty of this city  Entrance to the Basilique is included and also to the Roman theatre  .   Return to Bellecour Place on foot via the famous Fourvière Rose Gardens.

Meet your guide at the Bellecour Place tourist information central  Lyon.  Take a tour of  the central Lyon peninsula and famous monuments including the first residents of Lyon. See the Rhone and famous Lyon flower and view Lyon's Business District.  Visit Louis XIV and head towards the UNESCO World Heritage Old Town. Take a look inside one of the rare remaining Silk workshops and see how Silk is made.  Learn about how the silk workers lived.  There is an opportunity to purchase authentic Silk Goods made directly at the shop . See Trinity Square and  the famous Guignol puppet theatre.  Go inside the St Jean Cathedral and see the astrological clock and archeological gardens. See the entrance exhibition of the miniature museum and Cinema Museum.

Continue to famous alleys and head for the funicular  to see the Roman theatre  and the Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere. You will have the opportunity to take  photos of magnificent views of Lyon and really grab the beauty of this city. Head downhill to see the Place des Jacobins.

 Return to Bellecour Place.

This 3 hour small group walking tour with a local English Guide is one of the best ways to visit Lyon and learn about the Lyonnais culture. Start the tour by visiting the Bellecour Square and monuments. Head to the UNESCO world heritage peninsula to immerse yourself in the Old Town atmosphere. Follow your Guide through secret alleys or Traboules and learn about Lyon's unique past .  Visit a rare thriving Silk Workshop to see Silk being made and purchase authentique Silk items. Entrance to St Jean's Cathedral included. Take the funicular  to the see the magnificent Basilique of Notre Dame de Fourviere and marvel at the panoramic view of Lyon including views of Mont blanc.You will have the opportunity to take  photos of magnificent views of Lyon and really grab the beauty of this city  Entrance to the Basilique is included and also to the Roman theatre  .   Return to Bellecour Place on foot via the famous Fourvière Rose Gardens.