Sofia (SOF) to Lyon (LYS)
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Top Lyon attractions
- Parc de la Tête d'Or: a large urban park featuring botanical gardens, a lake and a zoo.
- Musée Miniature et Cinéma: a specialist film museum with props and miniature scenes.
- Fourvière Hill: a scenic vantage point looking out over all of Lyon and the site of an original Roman settlement.
- Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse: a large indoor farmers’ market.
- The Presqu'ile: a cultural and commercial neighbourhood in the heart of Lyon.
For even more of the best tips on where to eat and stay and attractions to visit in Lyon, take a look at our online travel guide!
What’s the best way to get around Lyon?
There’s a good selection of public transport options in Lyon to get you from A to B. Whether you take the metro, bus or tram, public transport is cheap and reliable. To explore Lyon like a local, rent a bike and cycle along the Rhône river and throughout the city - it’s very cyclist-friendly!
What’s the weather in Lyon?
To top up your tan, head to Lyon between May and September when it is beautiful and sunny. The rest of the year can be a bit chilly and wet. “April showers” is very accurate for Lyon, so take your umbrella if you’re travelling then!