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Lyon City Bus

#24 of 73 Tours in Lyon
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Lyon City Bus proposes visits of Lyon with the double decker bus. Visitors can hop on and hop at one of the thirteen stops. The entire tour lasts about 1h30 minutes and is audioguided in 8 languages. Departures from Place Bellecour.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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17 rue Paul Chenavard | Place Bellecour, 69001, Lyon, France
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+33 4 78 56 32 39
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour , lasting about 90 minutes was very good, but at €21 was also very expensive. I dont think that I have ever paid so much for a hop on/ hop off bus.

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Reviewed October 9, 2018

We chose to travel on the Tram to save the climbing. We were able to gain a general idea of the neighbourhood, but it cannot replace a walking tour. The explanation is provided in several languages which is convenient and also we had a short...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2018

we always take the on-off buses to get familiar with the town we are visiting, then go back and get off in and area we want to explore. these buses are in good shape as our headphones always worked when we plugged in. many other...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Try to avoid it if possible, I have used hop on hop off in more than 10 countries, Lyon France’s hop on hop off is the worst. Staffs was not knowledgeable at all, not wear uniform, you do not know who is staff. You finally...More

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Aurélie L, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Bus, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Hello, thank you for sharing your review with us. We are sorry to hear that your experience with Lyon City Tour didn't go as well as expected. All the members of the Lyon City Tour's staff wear red polo shirts with our black logo writing...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018

This was an excellent way to see most of the city in a day. Hopping off and on suited all of us and we covered a lot of points of interest without feeling exhausted.

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Reviewed September 9, 2018

been traveling around France using the on off bus in each cities that had it, this is the 1st one where the 4 different buses I used, all had working commentary. Also, it was a Sunday and it wasn't running a continuous schedule. We had...More

1  Thank jdcoach
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Departs from Place Bellecour at various times in the day. No service between 1 and 2pm. So check timetable. However excellent way to see and hear all about Lyon & it's history. Tour bus was very clean and commentary was interspaced with French music which...More

4  Thank 26peach
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Having just come off a cruise in Rome and a flight to Lyon we were a little tired,,,or maybe just lazy, but we decided to spend a day on the Hop-On Hop-Off bus. We've done this in other cities to get oriented and have generally...More

7  Thank Mavmed
Reviewed July 30, 2018

I find hop on hop off buses a great way to see the city at first and then to decide what to do in a city. Lyon was no exception. The ride was about an hour and a half and we got to see a...More

5  Thank plavaseka
Reviewed July 26, 2018

I always like to do a HOHO bus when I get to a new place to get oriented, see an overview of the sites and -- this is often overlooked and not mentioned -- learn from the audio tour. Here's what I did that made...More

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Lyn P
August 20, 2018|
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Hello, you can buy your ticket from the driver in the bus.
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May 2, 2018|
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Hello, With the Duo Pass you have unlimited use for the Lyon City Bus during two days but the Lyon City Tram can only be used one time, the first day or the second day. Thank you.
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Natalia C
March 21, 2017|
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Dear Natalia our buses work during the day . We have special tours by night from June the 22nde to september the 17th only on thursdays and sundays. At the moment we have 4 departures a day ( untill April the 2nd) and from... More
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