Throughout the year, the city of Lyon and Institut Lyonnais offer various outings to take part in local life, cultivate and entertain you.
We also suggest the following outings and excursions. Subject to sufficient participants, Institut Lyonnais can take care of the organization.
A day in a ski resort near Lyon.
Transportation by luxury coach from Lyon, day ski pass for skiers, snacks/breakfast and accompanist.
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The Old Lyon is one of the first conservation areas in France since 1964 and one of the largest sets of Renaissance Europe (24 ha). The archaeological garden on the lower slopes of the hill of Fourvière is a relic of the medieval era.
The Gallo-Roman museum hosts one of the richest archaeological collections in France.
Photo credits: Franklin Hunting
The Confluence is first 150 ha of a modern urban development in the south of the peninsula at the junction of the Rhône and the Saône. A vast commercial space, water gardens, a natural history museum and modern and original companies.
Photo credits: Krzysztof Belczyński
The Tête d'Or Park includes a 16-ha lake created from a branch of the Rhône, a zoo and a botanic garden. The museum of modern art is devoted to temporary exhibitions. Plan a picnic.
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36 kilometers north-east from Lyon, this ancient city retains traces of its medieval past.
Program: tour and tasting of local specialties which are the cake of Pérouges and the wine of Cerdon.
Photo credits: Ana Rey
The Venice of the Alps is a tourist and beach town with many activities. Annecy is internationally renowned for the beauty of its architecture, its history, its quality of life, the lake and the mountains,
Photo credits: Jean Balczesak
Lift on the Saône and the history of Lyon, from the old town declared heritage of humanity to the picturesque Île Barbe north of Lyon.
Photo credits: Christophe
Convent and foster home, sharing, reflection and prayer, outstanding example of modern architecture, whose architect, Le Corbusier, said "We can't speak of: we have to live it from the inside" You eat on site.
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The prehistoric cave decorated with the Pont d'Arc is a World Heritage Site of Unesco.
Photo credits: Stuti Arora
The Beaujolais nouveau is well-known all over the world. We suggest a walkin the vineyards and a cellar tour.
Photo credits: Renaud Camus