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Walk through Lyon's Fascinating city centre

We will walk through the city center so you will be able to discover the Peninsula of Lyon. This tour will begin with the city's main square, “la place Bellecour”, the biggest European pedestrian square.

From Lyon
Online Experience
1 Hour
France
Upto 10 people
English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
Highlights
  • Real-time walking tour live-streamed from Lyon, the third-largest city in France
  • Stroll through "la place Bellecour”, the biggest European pedestrian square
  • Pass by scrumptious local fare at Mercière street
  • Admire sights such as Saint-Nizier Church, Celestin theatre and the old Stock exchange
Description

Come and discover the highlights of Lyon in this live-streamed interactive virtual walk through its city centre! 

This tour will begin at the city's main square, “la place Bellecour”, the biggest pedestrian square in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Then we will walk to the outstanding Celestin theatre, one of the oldest theatres in France, and see the Jacobins square with its beautiful fountain decorated with statues of famous local artists. Continue to Mercière street, a bustling Renaissance street full of renowned colourful restaurants highly appreciated by locals and visitors alike. As you may know, Lyon is the “Word gastronomic capital” and restaurants are an important part of our city life. Following that, we will go to Saint-Nizier church, an authentic medieval and flamboyant Gothic church in the heart of the city centre. We will pass by the Printing museum, located in an amazing Renaissance monument, and end our tour in Cordelier district, at the majestic historic Stock Exchange of Lyon.

Come join me in seeing the highlights of the third largest city of France!

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and Zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • Please sign in to the Zoom app five minutes prior to the beginning of the experience
  • This tour involves traveling to various places, and at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions (only for outdoor tours)
  • You can book this tour either for 75 EUR for a group of 3 screens OR as a private session for 125 EUR for up to 10 screens joining this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
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Elisabeth Pereira has been a guide for almost ten years now. She worked abroad in England, Germany and Austria. Then she decided to come back to Lyon, where she was born. She studied arts in England and tourism, history & languages in Lyon. She works for different companies as well as the Tourism Office. She also creates and provides tours for private guests. She speaks several languages: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, & Spanish, and she can provide tours in these languages. She would be delighted to meet you and introduce you to my city!

Jean-Alexandre Benguigui has been a tour guide for 10 years in Lyon. She owns two companies, one dedicated to interactive tours and another specialising in food tours. There is no tour with me without a tasting! She mostly works with English-speaking guests and trains local guides at Lyon University. She guarantees a 100% convivial tour with anecdotes and fun, far from cliches. She enjoys introducing my guests to local people, such as artisans, to showcase their passion and prowess.

From USD 79 / Group
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.