Looking for an unexpected getaway

BY L’OFFICE DU TOURISME DE LYON

“Created by the Lyon Tourist Office, the Lyon City Card gives you free access to 23 museums and their temporary exhibitions, including the Musée des Confluences. This tourist pass also includes many activities: a cruise on the Saone River, a guided tour with ONLYLYON Tourisme, a puppet show, etc. On top of that, it grants you unlimited access to public transports, which covers metros, tramways, buses and funiculars. That’s reason enough to go all over the city and explore its many secret.”

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MINI WORLD LYON | Pôle du Carré de Soie, 3 Avenue de Bohlen, 69120 Vaulx-en-Velin

Thousands of animated scenes of life, hundreds of vehicles traveling autonomously, vast landscapes and a blaze of lights: welcome to Mini World Lyon, the biggest animated miniature park in France. If you’re looking for a nice family outing, you’ve come to the right place!

MUSÉE CINÉMA ET MINIATURE | 60 Rue Saint-Jean, 5th arr.

The Musée Cinéma et Miniature takes visitors behind the scenes of the cinema industry by letting them discover vast movie sets and an extensive selection of authentic objects used on shootings, stemming from the greatest European and American film studios. The place also boasts an extraordinary collection of strikingly real-looking miniature scenes.

UNE CROISIÈRE PROMENADE AVEC LES BATEAUX LYONNAIS | 2 Quai des Célestins, 2nd arr.

To explore Lyon from a different perspective, the best option is to hop on a boat and enjoy the outstanding view over the city and its architecture. Whether you are traveling alone or in a group, no doubt you will find what suits you best among the many commented cruises on the menu. Across the water, they will take you through the many boroughs of the Vieux Lyon up to the Confluence district.

LE GROUPAMA STADIUM | 10 Avenue Simone Veil, 69150 Décines-Charpieu

Elected ‘Euro 2016 Finest Stadium’ and recently distinguished for its architecture and design, the Groupama Stadium open its doors to those who want to take a look behind the scenes as part of a guided tour or to step into the OL Museum and cheer with the team’s supporters.