Explore the main attractions in Lyon
Founded by the Romans in the 1st century B.C., this charming city has played an important role in the development of Europe. Many of the city's important architectural and historical monuments are designated UNESCO World Heritage sites. Today, you can stroll through the multitude of curved streets that form Vieux Lyon. The old town sits at the base of Fourvière Hill, which you can hike or drive to the top of, in order to see the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière. Find more information on our recommended points of interest.
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