1. France
  2. Rhone-Alpes
  3. Lyon
  4. Place Bellecour

Lyon: New and Old Town Walking Tour with Boat Trip

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Explore the secret passageways of Lyon and learn more about the city's historical silk industry on a walking tour. Visit the only silk workshop in the Old Town, explore Bellecour and Hotel Dieu, and take a boat trip to the Confluence area.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting times 9:30 AM, 1:30 PM
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English, French, German
English, French, German
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  • Enjoy the ambiance at the Lyon Bellecour Square
  • Admire the beautiful courtyards of the Grand Hotel Dieu
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Place des Jacobins
  • Learn about Lyon's silk trade at an active silk-making shop
  • Explore the secret passageways of Lyon
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Discover the highlights of Lyon's new and old town on a walking tour including a boat trip to Lyons Confluence area. Set off from the Bellecour Square surrounded by the city's most popular commercial district.

Then stroll down the pedestrian paths and enter the Grand Hotel Dieu. Marvel at the beautiful courtyards and see the Dome. Next, visit the Place des Jacobins, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Follow your guide to Old Lyon and visit an old silk weaver's workshop. Learn about the history of Lyon's silk trade. If you like to purchase some of the authentic silk goods before continuing your journey to Lyon's Traboules. Discover secret covered passageways and learn about the city's hidden past.

At the end of the tour, visit the famous Lyon Fresque before exploring Lyon by boat. The boat tour will take you to the Confluence area. Marvel at the cutting-edge architecture and innovative redesign of the area.
  • Walking tour
  • Visit to a silk workshop
  • Boat trip to Confluence
  • Tour guide

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