Travel Europe - A Guide for Independent Travellers
If you would like to visit a city that resembles Paris but is less touristy and less expensive, Lyon France is for you.
Situated at the confluence of two main rivers, Lyon France is home to many attractive bridges, churches and buildings. Don't miss the Fourviere Basilica, Lyon City Hall or the city's famous Opera House.
Lyon France is conveniently situated on the main rail line 465 km south of Paris and 314 km north of Marseille.
For comprehensive traveller information, please access the Lyon City Guide.