Lyon Travel Guide

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Lyon Info

Lyon is the second biggest city in France, and situated in the Rhone-Alpes region. It’s renowned for its gastronomy and vibrant cultural scene. It’s a sophisticated city break location for many travellers with exquisite food to experience, Renaissance architecture and museums to view. Attractions include Place Bellecour, Theatres Romains de Fourviere, Basilique de Fourvière, Musée de la Résistance and Musée de la Civilisation gallo-romaine. Most holidaymakers will find it hard to cram all the sights and attraction into just a couple of days.

Hotels in Lyon

Hotel-Restaurant Axotel Perrache Hotel-Restaurant Axotel Perrache

Four story hotel located beside Lyon's two rivers, 150 meters from Lyon Perrache station and one kil...

Premiere Classe Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu Premiere Classe Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu

Location. Premiere Classe Lyon Centre Gare Part Dieu is two kilometres from Lyon city centre, and 34...

Hotel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery Collection Hotel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery Collection

Built in 1893, the Hotel Le Royal is a grand hotel centrally sited alongside a bronze statue of Loui...

Park & Suites Lyon Part Dieu Park & Suites Lyon Part Dieu

The Park and Suites Part Dieu is a modern hotel with 140 suites, and is situated 300 metres from the...

Lyon Fast Facts

Country: France
Population: 245000
Time Difference: GMT + 1
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Language Spoken: French
Flight Time from UK: 2 hours
Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz
Plug Type: 2 pin round European
Mobile Phone Network: GSM 900/1800
Dialling Country Code: +33
Main Airport: Lyon-Saint Exupery Airport (LYS)

Weather for Lyon

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Airlines Flying to Lyon

Its useful to know which cities the airlines fly to. The following airline fly to Lyon.

Air France , Alitalia , British Airways , Duo Airways Ltd, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines , Lufthansa , SN Brussels Airlines,