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Visit Fourviere Hill and the Old Lyon during 3 hours.

From the basilica Notre Dame de Fourviere to the Roman monuments, discover the ancient Capital of Gaul. We’ll walk down the hill to explore the old town, a Renaissance district where the traboules, the secret passageways of the city, are opening up before us.

Fourviere is the historical hill of Lyon, where everything started. From the Notre Dame de Fourviere basilica to the Roman monuments, discover the ancient capital of Gaul with your guide. Under the Roman stones are hidden so many fascinating stories. Then we’ll climb down the hill to discover the old town, Le Vieux-Lyon, the Renaissance district and the traboules, the secret passageways cutting through the buildings and the courtyards.


  • Basilica Notre-Dame de Fouvière
  • The oldest roman theater of France 15BC
  • The secret passageways of the renaissance district

Not Included

  • Lunch
  • Transportation to and from the airport
  • Hiking gear and equipment

Custom tour

  • You can ask for tour customizations
Duration 3:00
Participants Up to 25 people
Language English / French - Other languages available upon request
Meeting in front of the Basilica of Fouvière, at the beginning of the square, near the gates
In front of the Basilica Notre-Dame de Fourviere 8 Place de Fourvière, Lyon, France
– Parking spaces around
– You can reach the Basilica by taking the Fourviere funicular from the Vieux-Lyon metro station

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