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25 Free Things to Do in Lyon

25 Free Things to Do in Lyon, Lyon, France (B)

So as I promised I am going to share with you The Things You Can Do for Free In Lyon. If you are really tight on the budget but still love to travel and explore new places, why not checking this list, packing a bag and coming over to experience France and Lyon (almost) completely for FREE. Almost …as I do realize you need to pay for the transport and accommodation, but this also can be well organized when you search for the best deals on the newly launch Eurostar service or cheap flights and here Easyjet seems to have the most European connections and good deals…For accommodation I always use booking.com but I am just about to explore the Night swapping offers for a cheaper and completely different experience. Anyway… coming back to Lyon and exploring this amazing city for Free. Check out the list below and get inspired…

1. Go for a walk and chill out in the Parc de la Tete d’Or – the 105 hectares green area in the centre of Lyon. Its beautiful and unique each season of the year and you will be coming back to discover it again and again and you will not get bored.Its ideal for a date, family time together and socializing with friends…not to mention, it’s a great spot for a picnic. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: 25 Free Things to Do in Lyon
Guide Location: France » Lyon
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Aga Marchewka
Read it on Author's Website: http://shopaholicfromhome.com/25-free-things-to-do-in-lyon/
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Parc de la Tete d’Or
  • Botanic Garden
  • Lyon Zoo
  • Fourvière Hill
  • Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
  • Raymond Poincaré Bridge
  • Gallo-Roman theatre
  • Basilique Notre-Dame
  • Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste
  • Abbaye Saint-Martin d’Ainay
  • Place des Terreaux
  • Musée des Beaux Arts
  • Place des Jacobins
  • Théâtre des Célestins
  • Rue de la République
  • Palais de la Bourse et du Commerce
  • Eglise Saint-Bonaventure
  • Place Bellecour
  • Hôtel-Dieu de Lyon
  • Place Carnot
  • Place Tolozan
  • Les Halles de Lyon Paul Bocuse
  • Marche de Creation
  • Parc de Gerland
  • Parc des Hauteurs
  • Jardin Rosa Mir
  • Confluence Museum Park

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