A few kilometers away from the Signal campsite in Nantua, is the city of Lyon, famous for its "Fête des lumières". Between gastronomy, architecture and history, Lyon will seduce you.
You have certainly already heard of the Bouchons Lyonnais? This label, present on the front of many restaurants in Lyon, guarantees you an authentic taste experience. A guarantee of quality to avoid disappointment after a meal, and to discover the gourmet culture of Lyon's bouchons cuisine.
You can also discover the city directly from the rivers thanks to the proposed cruises. Embark on one of the boats, and let yourself be lulled by the guide's explanations.
Lyon also has many museums, of all types and for all tastes. Whether you want to see temporary exhibitions, guided tours, illusion or historical works, you will be spoilt for choice.
The city has passed through the ages and has kept traces of these past years through exceptional monuments. Many churches, basilicas or temples have been built, like the impressive basilica perched on the Fourvière hill. Contemporary art also has a very important place in the city, thanks in particular to great names in architecture such as Tony Garnier, Santiago Calatrava or Mario Botta. Each of them has left a prodigious mark on the city. Dive into antiquity thanks to the ancient sites preserved by the city.
The architecture of Vieux-Lyon will immerse you directly in the heart of the Renaissance. Between cobbled streets, courtyards, stair towers and Italian style galleries, you will go straight back in time.
Talking about Lyon without mentioning the Festival of Lights would be a crime! Every year, for 4 evenings, the city welcomes many visitors to immerse themselves in a festive and luminous atmosphere. Professionals are present to offer magical and surprising memories, leaving all visitors amazed.