We invite you to begin your stay by visiting the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière and its hill, which offers a stunning view of the city. Old Lyon, with its medieval charm, and the Croix-Rousse neighborhood are also worth the detour. Take in some culture at the Musée des Beaux-Arts, which houses both ancient and modern works of art. If you stay at one of our Campanile hotels in Lyon, stroll the city at night. Its most prestigious monuments are illuminated one by one, an amazing sight to see!
By staying an entire week, you’ll have the privilege of discovering Lyon and its charms. Take time to visit the museums. Get to know the history of silk by visiting the Maison des Canuts, the home of the famous Lyon silk weavers. Downtown, head to the Rhône’s left bank for outdoor strolls along the river. Five kilometers of river banks are an invitation for fun and relaxation. Exploring Lyon means reconciling the old with the modern and it also means spending time outdoors. Follow the Saône river to reach ourCampanile hotel in Villefranche-sur-Saône
. This family-friendly setting, surrounded by nature, is the perfect starting point for exploring the Beaujolais vineyards.
The city of Lyon is packed with family-friendly activities. The African Museum of Lyon, for example, offers educational workshops for children to discover African art and traditional trades, like the art and trade of a blacksmith or weaver. Nature lovers will appreciate the Tête d’Or park, the largest in France. With a lake and small island, this lush space offers the perfect setting for beautiful family strolls. This park is also home to a zoo with 1,000 animals!