Strolling around Lyon is like taking a journey back in time. Book flights to Lyon and discover the narrow alleyways, secret entrances and hidden courtyards of this French city. The Cathédrale de Saint-Jean is one of the city’s most beautiful places of worship and you can enjoy the most original performances in the Théâtre des Célestins. A popular attraction outside the city is the Walibi Rhône-Alpes theme park: you’re sure to find an adrenalin rush here.
The most atmospheric and intriguing district of the city is undoubtedly Vieux Lyon (Old Lyon). You can spend hours wandering through its authentic backstreets and ‘traboules’ (narrow covered thoroughfares). Shops, boutiques, bars and restaurants are everywhere. If you love good food, you’ll find the finest (regional) dishes and the best wines in Lyon. Or allow your eyes to roam around the Halles de Lyon-Paul Bocuse, an enormous roofed market filled with fresh ingredients and delicacies of every kind. The city’s reputation as the capital of gastronomy has stood for centuries. With traditional bistros to Michelin-starred restaurants to choose from, it is well deserved. Lyon is the ideal destination for a city trip and the perfect starting point for a longer holiday in France. Expect to be surprised: book a flight to Lyon today!
Lyon is surrounded by both the Rhône and Saône rivers. The banks of these rivers have been transformed into fantastic locations with plenty to see and do. In Parc des Berges du Rhône, you can walk, cycle and enjoy peace and quiet right in the city centre. Looking for a nice souvenir? Les Puces du Canal is the largest antiques market in the region. You’re bound to find something appealing among its 400 stalls.
Looking for a cheap flight to Lyon? With KLM, your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you’ll be in France before you know it.