LYON AND BEAUJOLAIS DISCOVERY
GROUP offer3 days / 2 nights
Destination (s)Lyon & Beaujolais
ThemesArts and craft
Gastronomy – Cooking
Heritage – Museums
From City to vineyards, overview of our destination
City Break to discover Lyon. The city is full of history, through visits you will discover the traditional expertise of our region. A day excursion will bring you in the heart of vineyards in less than 30 min
DAY 1: SIGHTSEEING TOUR OF LYON
Arrival in the city-center – Guided tour with your local guide Sightseeing Tour of Lyon to discover Fourvière Basilica and its panorama … Then, descent by cable car in Old town of Lyon: passage by the famous traboules, the cathedral St Jean, then the Peninsula to discover its famous places Bellecour, Terreaux, Jacobins …
Lunch in a typical restaurant of Lyon. (beverages included)
Discovery of the dishes from Lyon in this traditional restaurant
Guided tour of Croix Rousse District: Discovery of the silk-makers’ district. Then enjoy a walk in the silk makers’ district with its famous “traboules” passages to end the visit in a Silk weaver’s factory for demonstration!
Installation in 4* hotel located in the city-center
Dinner in Bocuse brasserie (beverages included)
Night in the hotel.
DAY 2 : BEAUJOLAIS VINEYARDS
Well known all over the world for its vineyards, the Pays Beaujolais region attracts not only Beaujolais fans, but also walkers and those who like exploring charming villages.
Morning dedicated to the discovery of a wine domain. Welcome by the wine grower, the presentation of the family and professional history of the farm and the hills of the Beaujolais. You attend the exit of the first bakery of leavened bread, cooker in the oven of the farm warmed in the wood. Having dressed an apron, you will help for the shaping of the bread.
The wine grower-wine steward proposes an initiation into the tasting of wines.
Lunch farmer cooked in the wood fire.
Discovery of the Golden Stones Villages. Especially the town of Oingt (ranked as most beautiful villages in France) . Return to Lyon
Dinner / Night in the hotel
DAY 3 : HALLES PAUL BOCUSE & PAINTED WALLS
Head for the Painted Walls guided tour and discover a series of frescos adorning the walls of our city, from “trompe l’oeil” paintings to more fantastic or poetical ones…
Tour in Halles Paul Bocuse gourmet market
Walk in the alleys of the Halles Paul Bocuse to discover the products that make the reputation of the gastronomy of Lyon. Festival of colors, sounds, smells, tastes in a very special atmosphere in a place where quality rhyme with wellbeing. Tasting.
Lunch in Restaurant.
This offer includes
- Full board (beverages according to the program)
- Accommodation in 3* hotel – base on twin or double room
- All the services and excursions mentioned in the program
This offer does not include
- Personal expenses
- Single supplement
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Crédits Photos © : Yanis Ourabah / P.Mudarian AURAT / Fontana Tourisme