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Vieux Lyon

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Address: 69005, Lyon, France
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Lyon's historic section is full of old buildings and a traditional old...

Lyon's historic section is full of old buildings and a traditional old French atmosphere.

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Wonder old town

A lot of history on these streets - and some steep hills to climb. Fascinating glimpse in the medieval history of this remarkable community). Great part of town to stay in as... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of history on these streets - and some steep hills to climb. Fascinating glimpse in the medieval history of this remarkable community). Great part of town to stay in as well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lyon is an amazing city with lots of character. The atmosphere is very chilled and the food is excellent.

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Annecy, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just get lost in the small streets and traboules (covered passages between one, two or three streets) the architecture goes back to the medievel times. The court yards are just awsome whith snail like stairs and romantic balconies. Old shops and cafe, paved streets, great restaurants (the cuisine lyonnaise is well known in France and Europe)At the end of this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lyon is a huge city and the best and most beautiful part is the old part of the city. I would love to visit again and see more.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My camera was never put down. So beautiful to see. Such yummy food and treats, great shops to visit. Wonderful people. Stay here if you can as it is worth the experience and is an easy walk across the bridge to Lyon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice and charmful old town with a lot of beatiful cafes and restaurants, the famous traboules and the Gothic Saint Jean Cathedral.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is must visit on any stay in Lyon. It is full of charming bars and restaurants. Pedestrian streets open on to the cathedral square.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Gothic and Renaissance architectural treasures of the Vieux Lyon District show easily why this place is listed as a UNESCO world heritage!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere! !!! Small but very interesting cafes with character! !! Bakery! Souvenirs! ! Schokoladennnn!!!!!! Very nice ! Great view ! You can go with bus 13.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for taking photos, my friends and I are having a lot of fun checking out little shops, get ourselves a nive warm crepes with a cup of hot choco on the way to the Cathedral. Must Visit!

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