Lyon, the largest city in France situated in the centre of Auvergne – Audea-les-Bains region, sits at the crossroads of the Saône and Rhone rivers. It is an important port of the region, being a main departure point for millions of visitors each year. It is a very picturesque city that has a lot to offer both tourists and the locals. It was the centre of one of the most influential cultural cities in Europe – Saint-Cloud. Today it attracts tourists looking to spend their holiday in style, with plenty of top class camping places available. Here are some of the best camping locations in Lyon that can be used as holiday homes by families.
“Les Baux de la Meuse” or the Old Market Hall – This is one of the oldest markets in Lyon that dates back to Neapolitan days. You will find a lot of traditional products on sale here such as fresh vegetables, olive oil, cheeses, fruits, jams and other local delicacies. The market day is usually on Wednesday and you can enjoy a wide range of activities on this traditional market day as well as a visit to some of the famous tourist attractions in the area such as the old city hall, Champs Elysees and more. There is a free information centre located on the main boulevards.
“Les Baux de la Meuse” or the Medieval Market Hall – This is another good place to visit if you are looking for markets and shopping. You will find a large number of stalls selling local products, olive oil, flowers, fresh fish and other local delicacies. This market is held every Wednesday and the highlight of this event is the bazaar where you will find a wide variety of goods at very reasonable prices. The main products you can buy here include herbs and olive oil, wine, fruit, vegetables, cheese, sea foods, meat and more.
” Les Baux de la Meuse” or the Two Rivers of Lyon – This is a region close to Lyon’s old city center and is home to some of the best monuments and museums in Lyon. The two rivers include the river Rhone and the river Seine. Both of these rivers offer interesting paths and excellent vistas. The most popular attraction is “le Baux de la Meuse”. It is a restored Roman spa resort built in ca 400AD. One of the attractions in the area is “la Richeres de l’arelle”.
“Les Baux de la Meuse” – This is a region close to Lyon’s old city center and is home to some of the finest attractions. ” Les Baux de l’arelle” boasts some beautiful ancient churches, as well as the world famous Museum of Ancient Things. Other attractions include the Pompiere de l’Arpent, Saint-Michel and Mus E des Beaux Arts. All of these places are within walking distance of the star hotels in Lyon.
“Valliers de l’armoire” – This is a large and picturesque park that features a number of historical places and attractions. Some of the things to see here are the Arch de Triomphe, du Layou Church, le Palais de Justice, l’Arpent de l’images de l’oeuvre and many other historical places. There are also places like the Grand Casino de Valliers, the Musaic Theatre and the L’Orientation Technique. All of these places are close to some of the most popular star hotels in Lyon.