Guided tour

Lyon: 3-Hour Guided E-Bike Tour with a Tasting Break

4.8 / 5

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Lyon: 3-Hour Guided E-Bike Tour with a Tasting Break

From US$ 56.57 per person

Discover the city of Lyon in a short time on this guided e-bike tour. Hop on this atypical adventure on the Croix-Rousse hill and discover the best of Lyon.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Pedal your way on the lively and atypical hill of Croix Rousse
  • See Lyon Cathedral, Place Bellecour, and Tête D’Or Park on an e-bike tour
  • Get insiders tips on what to see and do from a local guide
  • Enjoy a culinary tasting break in the heart of the Presqu'île
Full description
Enjoy a culinary tasting break in the heart of the Old Town! On this 3-hour program you’ll take in the highlights of Lyon by e-bike. See the Saône River, ride along the Banks of Rhône and to Bellecour Square, and continue through the Old Town (Vieux Lyon) to the park of the Golden Head and to many other surprising places! Join the small group and your guide near the Palais de Justice in central Lyon to begin your morning or afternoon tour. You’ll be outfitted with an electric bike that’s equipped for comfortable, effortless riding, letting you pedal, cruise, or a combination of both. Set off through the UNESCO World Heritage–listed city. Steeped in centuries of history and considered the culinary capital of France, Lyon's vibrant mix of monuments, museums, squares, restaurants, bars, shops, and markets are a delight to explore. The exact route may vary depending on the day, but your experienced guide knows all the nooks and crannies, where you’ll find Lyon's true magic. Ride through the Croix Rousse tunnel, lined with colored lights and music, and be on the lookout for Lyon Cathedral. Listen as your guide shares stories of Lyon’s rich history and points out both famous attractions and off-the-beaten-path spots only locals know about. Continue along the banks of the Rhône River, recently renovated for cyclists. Cycle onto Place Bellecour, a famous plaza crowned by a statue of King Louis XIV, and ride past the picturesque boating lake in Tête d'Or Park. Cycle back to the starting point to conclude your tour. During your tour, hop-off your bike and head to a local eatery to sample some of Lyon’s regional specialties (depends of the days, the hour and the partners) : - Regional cold cuts, local cheeses and other tasty bites with local wine or soft drinks - Home made sweet cake or praline pie with home made refreshments, hot drinks or local wine It's served on sharing platters for you and your fellow food lovers to enjoy together.
Includes
  • Local guide
  • Electric bike and helmet
  • Water bottle
  • Culinary tasting
  • Rain jacket (if required)
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People under 4 ft 4 in (135 cm)
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles

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Meeting point

On the esplanade next to the "Pub Danois" at the address 23 Quai Romain Rolland, 69005 Lyon. Your guide will be waiting for you with an orange t-shirt or orange flag. Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior to tour departure.

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Important information

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  • You will receive confirmation within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Infant seats are available for children weighing up to 55 pounds (25 kilograms)
  • Tours take place in most weather conditions, so please dress accordingly. In the case of very heavy rain, snow, or icy conditions, the tour may be canceled, in which case you will have the option to reschedule or receive a full refund
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 50 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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An amazing way to see Lyon, our guide explained the history, significant events and stories, and took us through a beautiful garden park outside the main city area. The tasting at the end was the icing on the cake where we got to try some special flavored wine, and various cuts of meat and bread. A great way to start the day, and definitely inspiring to return for a longer stay one day!

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August 30, 2021

The guide has very good knowledge in the history of Lyon, France and Europe. She was able to explain very single place, events and monuments with a great in depth information. Being in the same city and heard several versions of various events, but she cleared all the doubts and was able to inform us which really a stories and which is true.

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September 7, 2020

Excellent! Would highly recommend.

Johanna, our guide was lovely and took us to the key districts of Lyon. I haven't cycled for several years but really enjoyed the electric bike experience in particular. Credit due to Lyon for enabling lots of opportunity for greener travel around the city. Felt very safe and saw so much. The food tasting at the end was delicious!

September 12, 2019

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