6th Arrondissement Vacations
Lyon, Villeurbanne and Caluire-et-Cuire, are nearby areas which are also worth exploring.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a rewarding holiday destination. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Lyon History Museum, Gallo-Roman Museum and Textile Museum. See local and touring artists performing live at Guignol Theater, theatre des Celestins and the Auditorium Maurice Ravel. Pay a visit to the Musee d'Art Contemporain, to get your fix of art.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy the sounds of children playing in public parks and gardens such as the Tete d'Or Park.
While you are here, don’t miss some of the local sights such as Oxygen Tower, the Place de la Croix Rousse and Terreaux Square. These are much-loved by travellers from all over the world. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, pay a visit to the area’s most sacred sites, such as the Notre Dame Basilica.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, stock up on groceries or just people-watch at nearby shopping hotspots like the Part Dieu Mall.
At the end of a long day exploring the delights of 6th Arrondissement, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The Mercure Lyon La Part Dieu, the Hôtel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery Collection and the Park & Suites Prestige Lyon Part Dieu are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.