8th Arrondissement Vacations
While you are in the area, be sure to spend a little time exploring colorful neighborhoods like Lyon, Bron and Saint-Fons.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find many unique cultural attractions in and around 8th Arrondissement. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Centre d'Histoire de la Resistance et de la Deportation, Musee Lumiere and the Lyon History Museum. For a great night out, book tickets to the Halle Tony Garnier, Guignol Theater and the Maison de la Danse, one of the region’s great concert venues. Enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the Musee d'Art Contemporain.
If you are visiting with children in tow, enjoy a world of entertainment and learning at the Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop, the Confluence Vaporetto Stop and the Quai de Bondy Vaporetto Stop. Enjoy learning about all kinds of fascinating creatures at Lyon Aquarium in La Mulatiere.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Lyon, head to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. To spend some time in a little tranquility explore the Tete d'Or Park.
While you are here, stop at some of the local sights such as the Place de la Croix Rousse, Oxygen Tower and Place Carnot. These are much-loved by travellers from all over the world. Whatever your faith, serenity and calm awaits at sacred places like the Notre Dame Basilica.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, head to the boutiques, stores and stalls of the Lyon Confluence Shopping Center and the Part Dieu Mall.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, be sure to check out the Mercure Lyon La Part Dieu, the Hôtel Le Royal Lyon - MGallery Collection, and the Park & Suites Prestige Lyon Part Dieu.