From Vieux-Lyon to Place des Terreaux, over the years Guided tours

Next departure on 29/01/2022 at 14:00

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Guided tours Opéra Croix-Rousse Vieux-Lyon
Tour proposed by Lyon tourisme et Congrès

Through the ages…

On either side of the river Saône, you can see the gradual development of Lyon’s architecture from the Renaissance to the twentieth century.

Discover districts with a unique atmosphere that have been marked by social and technological transformations, including historical events big and small.

From the narrow paved streets of Vieux-Lyon (Old Lyon) to the Art Nouveau façades of the neighbourhood La Martinière, relive Lyon’s evolution in fast forward!

Worth knowing

Please ensure you arrive 10 minutes before the tour commences.
Booking is necessary online or at +33(0)4 72 77 69 69
Cancellation free of charge 72 hours before schedule activity
Children and minors remain under the responsibility of their parents during this visit. The participation of an adult is mandatory for each reservation

Health and safety commitments

In order to ensure the safety of our visitors, all tours provided by ONLYLYON Tourism have been adapted with routes that enable physical distancing and compliance with applicable health regulations:

  • Group limited according to the standards in force
  • The guide and all participants aged 11 and above must wear a mask at all times
  • The sanitary pass is not compulsory for this outdoor visit
  • A distance of 1 metre must be maintained between participants
  • Our guides are equipped with a hygiene kit
  • Our guides alone make contact with objects (doors, light switches, etc.)
  • Out of respect for the inhabitants, we limit the passage in the traboules during the visit.

2 hours


Guided tour on foot


Metro A > Hôtel de Ville - Louis Pradel or metro D > Vieux-Lyon, then 10 mn on foot

Meeting point

Place du Change, Lyon 5th

Adults €12.00
From 8 to 18 & students €8.00
Children under 8 Free
With Lyon City Card Free
Eglise Saint-Paul - crédit

A site on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1998

500 ha of the city have been listed, including Fourvière, Vieux-Lyon, Croix-Rousse and the Presqu’île. UNESCO selected Lyon for its remarkable preservation, due to its outward expansion over time, which has kept existing parts of the city intact.

Passerelle Saint-Vincent - crédit Muriel Chaulet
Place du Change - crédit
Halles de la Martinière - crédit Etic

Tour guides

This guided tour is included
with the
Lyon City Card

The essential pass to have on hand! The Lyon City Card is the pass
you need for your next stay in Lyon.