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Fourviere Hill

Lyon, France
+33 4 72 57 15 40
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This hill was the location of Lyon's original Roman settlement and still is home to ancient ruins from that era.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“roman ruins” (37 reviews)
“old town” (39 reviews)
“vantage point” (11 reviews)
Lyon, France
Terreaux - Bat D'argent
+33 4 72 57 15 40
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11 - 20 of 567 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from this location is stunning. You can get incredible pictures of Lyon from here. There is some steps and walking to get there but worth it.

Thank TXVicky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved lyon from the first sight! no crowds, comfortable transport, really kind people around! and great food!

Thank Valeriya1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The climb to get up here wasn't particularly enjoyable as it was 37 degrees! But the view of Lyon is worth it

Thank Nicola J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is the basilica, roman theatre and other attractions. The view of Lyon from the top is fantastic. I recommend visiting while in Lyon.

Thank Ashraf H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One takes the funicular up to the top and one gets a wonderful view across Lyon. Of course the Cathedral is the main focus but the view is great

Thank djhallett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Greco roman amphitheater and Notre Dame basilica are every bit worth the climb up the hill. The view of Lyon (and beyond) from the top is amazing.

Thank Anuradha B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Use the train to go up Going down is nice by foot, lots of stairs. The view is very nice from above.

Thank Ran Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take the funicular railway up and down, it's steep but the 180 degree views are spectacular and short of climbing to the top of the basilica they're unbeatable. Avoid the cafe's and restaurants up here, over priced and average at best.

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This vantage point will give you a great view of Lyon and the surrounding areas...be sure to make time for this during your stay in Lyon.

Thank Boeing747-8I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can have the nice view of the city from here.A few places to see around this place. There is also a replica of Eiffel Tower nearby.

Thank DilipKeshary
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