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Things to do in Lyon

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Historic Site
“traces of out past historic. A nice antic theatre and interestand museum just cross the wonderfull fourviere carthedral, with an amazing view!”
  • 43 locals recommend
Music Venue
“ S'y rendre : Métro B direction Charpennes, changement à Saxe Gambetta, Métro D direction Vaise, Sortir à Vieux Lyon, prendre le funiculaire direction St Just, sortir à l'arrêt "Théatres romains".”
  • 47 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Grand bar, night club, restaurant, fast food qui touche le métro de Gerland”
  • 59 locals recommend
Church
“Such a beautiful and calm place to go to. This place is the one of popular tourist sites. ”
  • 55 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Le cadre est top et la terrasse plutôt sympa ! Musique généraliste. // The setting is top and the terrace rather nice! General music.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Bar
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“une autre des péniches au bord du Rhône, des concerts certains soirs + danse les autres soirs / a bar on a barge on the Rhône, concerts on some evenings and dancing ”
  • 56 locals recommend
City
“La primatiale Saint-Jean-Baptiste-et-Saint-Étienne est le siège épiscopal de l'archidiocèse de Lyon.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
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“Very cool place for drinks at night and live music (dj) and Sunday morning brunch.”
  • 37 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“One of the five brasseries Paul Bocuse (famous french chef) located in the elegant Brotteaux station (historical monument). 12:00 to 2:00 pm 7:30 pm. to 11:00 pm.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“French cuisine, revisited the Asian way. One of the best price/quality ratio, 18€ menu for lunch and more expensive for dinner. You need to call in advance to book it.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Lyon a une tradition ancienne dans le textile haut de gamme. Au sortir du musée des tissus qui est particulièrement beau vous avez des créateurs à prix abordables utilisant les plus belles étoffes de Lyon”
  • 38 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“A meeting point from which you can easily reach all the other spot of the Fête des Lumières.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Must visit if you are in Lyon. Middle age district with it beautiful gothic cathedral from the 14 century and its astronomical clock. Lots of restaurants and shops.”
  • 54 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Un bouchon authentique. Un bel endroit pour découvrir la gastronomie Lyonnaise. ”
  • 54 locals recommend
Bar
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“Concert certains soirs, DJ souvent, bonnes bières. ------- Some concerts and DJ coming there, nice local beers also”
  • 48 locals recommend