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Lyon Vacation Packages

The population of this area of Rhone is nearly 470,000.

The national capital, Paris, is 240 miles northwest of Lyon, while Mions lies 9 miles to the southeast.

Get active with the kids and enjoy some quality time together at Waves Aquatic Centre and Salva Terra. If you're on the lookout for even more family fun, continue on to Bulle d'Air Park and Parc Royal Kids.

Lyon Aquarium and Aquarium du Grand Lyon offer travelers the chance to admire the fantastic world of aquatic animals and plants.

There aren't many things in life more memorable than a divine glass of wine. Sample some of the region's finest at the E. Guigal and the Domaine George Vernay. Afterwards, if you have sufficient time, also think about the Chateau des Tours or the Domaine George Vernay.

When you're ready to place your bets, head to the Casino Lyon Pharaon or the Casino Le Lyon Vert.

When the weather is fine, grab something for lunch and make your way over to one of the leafy green spaces, such as Tete d'Or Park or the Esplanade de Fourviere. Ile Barbe and Parc de la Tête d'Or are two more pleasant spots to while away a lazy afternoon over a good book.

Set aside a day or two to explore some of the many cultural institutions nearby. The Musee Lumiere and the Musee d'Art Contemporain offer a range of collections that are bound to spark your curiosity. The Lyon Museum of Fine Arts and the Textile Museum are also worth considering.

Think about spending a morning at the Musee de Sciences biologiques Docteur Merieux to broaden your knowledge on scientific breakthroughs and the natural environment.

From the second you walk through the doors, it's plain to see that the collections of the Roman Theatres of Fourviere and the Espace Pierres Folles et son musee are the product of an obsession. Staring back from behind the protective glass, these fantastic specimens will excite your imagination. The Musée de la Civilisation Gallo-Romaine and the Théâtre Romain are also well worth stopping by.

Build on your knowledge of the artistic drive, and maybe even get something to take back home at one of the area's many gallery and exhibition spaces. Revel in the cool atmosphere at the Musee Theatre Guignol and the Musée d'Art Religieux. If you have time afterwards, the Musée Miniature et Cinéma and the Musée des Beaux-Arts are also well worth checking out.

Eager historians can rediscover the past at the Gallo-Roman Museum and the Lyon History Museum (Musee Historique de Lyon). Like the sound of those? Continue your journey at the Centre d'Histoire de la Resistance et de la Deportation and the Maison d'Expositions de l'Araire.

Lyon City Hall and the Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon are certainly worth paying a visit to, even if you're not a passionate history buff. When it comes to bygone times, there's always more to discover. Lyon Courthouse and the Maison des Canuts are two more great places to stop by.

Peer back through the mists of time and begin to understand the military past of Lyon. History buffs will be impressed by the fortified positions at Fort Bron.

Learn about the most important men and women of bygone days at Palais Saint-Pierre, one of the region's most stately residences.

Castles like Chateau de Jarnioux are admired for their unquestionable cultural significance in addition to their turrets and drawbridges.

Experience the region's spiritual side and take some time to reflect at St. Jean Cathedral and Notre Dame Basilica. You might also like to have a walk around Sainte Marie de la Tourette and Saint Martin d'Ainay Abbey.

Before you pack your suitcase and make your way home, ensure you stop by a few of Lyon's lesser-known attractions. The Genas Karting and Yzeron Aventure could be up your alley. If you can fit it in, also visit the Fresque des Lyonnais or Vieux Lyon's Traboules.

Accommodation in Lyon

If you aren't sure where to stay in Lyon, head to our Lyon hotel options. There are no less than 187 hotels to choose from in this popular destination.

The Villa Florentine, at 25-27 Montée Saint Barthelemy, and the Cour des Loges, at 6 rue du Boeuf are two of the higher-quality lodgings in Lyon. Book a room at either and you'll be guaranteed to have the best services and hotel features in town. If you want to see what the budget options are like, the Le Gourguillon, at 46 montée Gourguillon, and the Arts Hotels - Apartments, at 3 Rue President Carnot, are nice options also.

Lyon Vacation Packages

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Premiere Classe Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu C$53
Premiere Classe Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu

Premiere Classe Lyon Centre - Gare Part Dieu

75 Boulevard Marius Vivier Merle, Lyon
    of 5, from 1,140 reviews
    2.0 out of 5.0

    This hotel is in Lyon, one kilometer from Jean Moulin University and 1.1 kilometers from Auditorium Maurice Ravel. Musee Lumiere and Place Bellecor are within 2.3 kilometers.

    Hotel du Helder C$72
    Hotel du Helder

    Hotel du Helder

    38 Rue De Marseille, Lyon
      of 5, from 1,313 reviews
      2.0 out of 5.0

      Located in 7th Arrondissement, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bellecour Square and St. Jean Cathedral. Lyon City Hall and Lyon Museum of Fine Arts are also within 2 mi (3 km).

      Sofitel Lyon Bellecour C$205
      Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

      Sofitel Lyon Bellecour

      20 Quai Gailleton, Lyon
        of 5, from 448 reviews
        5.0 out of 5.0

        Located in 2nd Arrondissement, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Textile Museum and Bellecour Square. St. Jean Cathedral and Lyon City Hall are also within 1 mi (2 km).

        NH Lyon Airport C$114
        NH Lyon Airport

        NH Lyon Airport

        Terminal 1, BP 202, Lyon Saint-Exupery Airport
          of 5, from 655 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0

          Situated near the airport, this eco-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Genas Karting, Eurexpo Lyon, and Genas Bowling. Waves Aquatic Centre and Lyon-Chassieu Golf Club are also within 9 mi (15 km).

          Staycity Aparthotels Rue Garibaldi C$76
          Staycity Aparthotels Rue Garibaldi

          Staycity Aparthotels Rue Garibaldi

          365 rue Garibaldi, Lyon
            of 5, from 208 reviews
            3.0 out of 5.0

            Located in 7th Arrondissement, this residence is within 1 mi (2 km) of Centre d'Histoire de la Resistance et de la Deportation, Textile Museum, and Musee Lumiere. Bellecour Square and St. Jean Cathedral are also within 2 mi (3 km).

            Hotel Silky by HappyCulture C$131
            Hotel Silky by HappyCulture

            Hotel Silky by HappyCulture

            2 Place Francisque Regaud, Lyon
              of 5, from 187 reviews
              4.0 out of 5.0

              Located in 2nd Arrondissement, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Place des Jacobins, Lyon City Hall, and Lyon Museum of Fine Arts. Terreaux Square and Bellecour Square are also within 10 minutes.

              Appart'City Lyon Part Dieu C$76
              Appart'City Lyon Part Dieu

              Appart'City Lyon Part Dieu

              111 Boulevard Marius Vivier Merle, Lyon
                of 5, from 1,148 reviews
                4.0 out of 5.0

                This Lyon aparthotel, built in 2005, is located in the city's business district and near Part Dieu railway station, as well as close to Jean Moulin University and the Musée Lumière.

                ibis budget Aéroport Lyon Saint Exupéry C$66
                ibis budget Aéroport Lyon Saint Exupéry

                ibis budget Aéroport Lyon Saint Exupéry

                60 rue du Royaume Uni,, Colombier-Saugnieu
                  of 5, from 250 reviews
                  2.0 out of 5.0

                  Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Genas Karting, Genas Bowling, and Waves Aquatic Centre. Eurexpo Lyon and Lyon-Chassieu Golf Club are also within 9 mi (15 km).

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