Great basilique to visit, we recommend to visit and take pictures. It was not easy to get there. But its worth it.
About Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
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Its all the way up so if you really wanna walk its a good walk where you can pass through the view point as well as the roman site but else you can take the metro that takes you all the way up. The Basilique...More
It's a tourism complete experience, there are spaces for seeing the town from above, there's a historical place which is the church, there's a restaurant, couple souvenir shops, at the end it offers almost everything that a traveller needs. I recommend 1-2 hours of visit....More
My husband and I have seen a lot of churches/cathedrals/basilicas throughout Europe, but this one really impressed us. The exterior is lovely (especially from down below in the old town), but the interior is absolutely incredible. A definite must see when in Lyon.
Its well worth a visit for the view over Lyon alone. We commenced our holiday in Lyon with a trip on the City bus and alighted at the Fourviere and reboarded after our visit. This saves you a bit of a climb.
Four of us walked the many steps to the Basilique Norte Dame. It was a hard slog but worth it! Inside the architecture and history was amazing. There is a smaller chapel underneath. There is no cost but there are donation boxes. The view of...More
this was surprise visit along with ruins of 1000 years ago. we walked all the way up and back down. fun
Unfortunately the Church was closed when we were there, but it was still very impressive from the outside and the view from around the church was amazing. One could see whole Lyon from there and it was also very romantic at night.
Amazing place and I have been to St. Paul's, so beautiful all in mosaics and fantastic view of the whole of Lyon, funicular rail ride excellent. Accessible by limited mobility persons so don't be put off and if driving disabled spaces right outside.