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Fascinating place

We were walking back down to the old town and came across this area, amazing to walk down and come... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2018
Sarah B
Guildford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Easily accessible and interesting traboule

Worth seeing, easily accessible, interesting from an architectural point of view. You can spot... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2017
Warsaw, Poland
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Jan 6, 2018
“Fascinating place”
Nov 29, 2017
“Easily accessible and interesting traboule”
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We were walking back down to the old town and came across this area, amazing to walk down and come out some way away, takes a while to reorientate oneself, you need a good sense of direction

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Reviewed November 29, 2017

Worth seeing, easily accessible, interesting from an architectural point of view. You can spot there few graffitis.

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Reviewed April 25, 2017

What a great place to visit. The history around it is so exciting and you wish the walls could talk.

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Reviewed January 31, 2017

What a lovely place Cour des Voraces is. It's so simple yet so interesting. I wanted to just stay there and look at it.

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Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

This was somewhat difficult to find. It was interesting but I liked the traboules in the old city much better. So in my opinion go here only as a stop on the way to the old city. Wouldn't recommend as a destination by itself.

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Reviewed January 22, 2016

We had a guided tour of "pente de la Croix-Rousse" and the related struggles of the local silkworkers (Canuts) - how they were the first to get minimum wages in 1848. We learned that this particular place was probably named after a confederation of workers...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed January 13, 2016

One of the most impressive courtyard in Lyon. In the middle of the traboules network of "les Pentes" downhill from la Croix-Rousse a very unusel building which was used for a scene in "the unbearable lightness of being" supposed to take place in Prague but...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2015

One of my faverite traboule in Lyon. A must do. Traboules were done as passages for workers to bring their tissues to the Rhone for boat exportation.

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Reviewed November 19, 2013

If you are into history and unique building, visiting this place maybe of interest to you. This place has an important role to the silk workers of Lyon during one of the revolution in the past. The photo shown on the internet is too beautiful...More

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