Guided tour

Lyon: Walking Tour and Food Tastings

4.5 / 5

21 reviews

Lyon: Walking Tour and Food Tastings

From $80.87 per person

Stroll through the historic Vieux Lyon to see the city's amazing Renaissance buildings and stop to sample local food specialties and delicious treats along the way.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the bourgeois architecture of Old Lyon
  • Discover the famous "traboules" and their hidden courtyards
  • Taste local produce, including the symbolic pralines of Lyon
Full description
Admire the Renaissance buildings of the oldest square in Lyon and see the Gothic cathedral. Learn the city's secrets as you venture through the typical traboules (corridors through buildings) and discover hidden courtyards. Stop for delicious food tastings along the way to savor local fare such as a praline pastry considered one of the symbols of the city's cake-making tradition. Taste an authentic “Coussin de Lyon”, created in the 1960s by the famous chocolate maker, Voisin, and sample local cold meats and cheeses with a glass of wine (please note that tastings are season-based).
Includes
  • Tastings
  • Snacks
  • Optional cooking class, available on request
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are over 18 years old must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Depart for the tour in front of the Tourist Office, Bellecour Square.

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 21 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Service
    4.4/5
  • Organization
    3.9/5

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A very good tour to introduce Lyon! Our guide was very attentive and friendly - Grace- and would definitely recommend the tour to others. It was a very pleasant 3 hours!

November 10, 2019

Great tour! Lyon is so beautiful and our guide was knowledgable about the origins of traditional foods.

September 30, 2019

Nothing interesting, very low level guidance

No interesting information, no interesting places, one our self walking in the market without any explanations, very very expensive for what we got. Avoid this tour

June 3, 2019

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