For a unique experience in Lyon, take a guided tour and experience the city's culinary delights. You'll taste 10 local specialties and enjoy wine and beer, brioche and cheese as you walk through the Old Town. You'll also enjoy chocolates and ice cream.
You'll also experience the city's rich history. The city is home to the basilique Notre Dame de Fourvier, a medieval church, and the Musee des Beaux-Arts, a fine arts museum. Not to mention its world-renowned dining scene, which is regarded as the best in France.
If you're interested in the city's history, there are a variety of unique tours in Lyon available. For example, Lyon Le Grand Tour is offered by City Discovery, which takes you around the city in an open-top double-decker bus. This 90-minute tour features the Old Town, Fourviere Hill, and the Saone River banks. The tour departs from the tourist office in place Bellecour. There are also river cruises offered by Navig'inter.
The city offers several unique walking tours that are guided by local guides who speak English. The tours can be customized to fit your interests and needs. Many of these tours include photos and background information about the featured attractions. Some of them include commentary in English and French.