Lyon, the third largest city in France, is a gem nestled at the confluence of the Rhône and Saône rivers. Recognized for its rich historical and cultural heritage, Lyon is a city where Gallo-Roman legacy mingles with urban modernity. The city is famous for its iconic landmarks, such as the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière and Old Lyon, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Lyon offers a fascinating dive into French history and culture through its numerous museums, including the Museum of Confluences. The Paul Bocuse Market, a true temple of gastronomy, offers an exceptional culinary experience, while Lyon's cuisine, renowned worldwide, can be savored in the city's numerous bouchons. With its verdant parks, including the Parc de la Tête d'Or, and its dynamic and welcoming atmosphere, Lyon is a must-visit destination that perfectly combines history, culture, and urban charm.
Lyon - Cannes
2 Days / 1 Night
Unleash your joie de vivre on a rail adventure to Cannes. Departing from Lyon, enjoy an elegant celebration of France.
One night aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express luxury train