The capital of the Rhône-Alpes region; thanks to its dynamic economic activity, this is the third most important city in France. Sitting next to the Rhône and the Saône.

With a great cultural life, it is also well known for its gastronomy and wines, which can be enjoyed in countless restaurants and taverns, found in its typical passageways (traboules), docks, narrow streets or large squares.

Discover all the treasures hidden in Lyon's heritage. You can take a guided tour, of the many organised by its Tourist Office, or discover it at your own pace. Whatever method you choose, Lyon won't let you down.

Travel to Lyon in the most sustainable way: by train. The Renfe - SNCF cooperation trains run directly to Paris, connecting the Spanish and French Alta Velocidad (high-speed) networks. They have a buffet car and bilingual crew to help you with anything you may need.

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