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Fun and safe way to bike!!

Great to visit such a bike-friendly city! TheTube is a cool way to travel a couple of km. on your... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2015
Barbara S
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Vancouver, Canada
Nice, but could be more flashy

We went throught the tunnel in May 2015 on a city tour bike, or "velo" as they call it in France. I... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2015
Vedrik
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Krakow, Poland
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Jun 22, 2016
“Tunnel from Rhone to park”
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World premiere of a tunnel reserved to pedestrians and bicycles. Light shows and ambient music have been created to make the journey special and worth doing. 1 700 metres long, about 20 minutes walk or 10 minutes riding the bike.
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Tunnel de la Croix-Rousse, 69001, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a nice place to go if you are staying more days in Lyon. It's interesting if it's something different for you. The images are ok.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed June 22, 2016

We went through this tunnel at 1pm and there were no lights or music but when we came back at 6pm everything was fully functioning. It was a great short cut ...outside a sign said 25 ,mins to cycle through but we did it in...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank hockey-player64
Reviewed February 23, 2016

What should basically be just a very long tunnel, actually turns out pretty interesting with all the light exibitions and the music. But it's better to do it by bike, cause its pretty long and become monotonous at some point!

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Bo S
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Such fun and what a novelty! Riding through a tunnel while being entertained by light and sound shows. We enjoyed it so much we went back the next day to catch a different show.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank paulk933
Reviewed July 22, 2015

I haven't found it when first time in Lyon. When second time, we've found it on our way back from the park with Zoo (cool as well). And it's incredible! We did cycling three times to enjoy! I love cycling but not my friend. And...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Irkamu
Reviewed June 24, 2015

This was quite a pleasant, clean tunnel, but no lightshows or projections or sounds or anything... we didn't see anything beforehand saying it was only 'active' at certain times of the day, but a local helping us with directions did say she thought it was...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Georgina P
Reviewed June 12, 2015

Great to visit such a bike-friendly city! TheTube is a cool way to travel a couple of km. on your bike or on foot without worrying about vehicular traffic and the daily (?) changing scenes on the walls make it a novelty. Would be great...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed May 23, 2015

We went throught the tunnel in May 2015 on a city tour bike, or "velo" as they call it in France. I think it is the best way to enjoy the tunnel, as it is quite long, I think 2.2 km, on foot it might...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Vedrik
Reviewed December 27, 2014

This was such a fun walk!! It was a hot day when we went but it is definitely worth the walk. I haven't seen anything like it before and really enjoyed myself.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank julianaf926
Reviewed October 3, 2014

Lyon keeps many wonderful secrets, but surely this one is the best kept. I only learned about it recently, after living here a month, when a friend casually mentioned the light show in the tunnel dug straight throughout the Croix Rousse hill. Since Lyon is...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Lolita B
June 26, 2017|
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We went back at 6 but umfortunatly they were all broken 😢
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globetrot01
January 31, 2015|
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Yes, sure! You can walk with your dog, but with a leash. But look out to the cyclists and stay on the walking side.
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