The tourist sites in the rhône department
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Discovering Lyon, the capital of saplings
Capital of Gaul under the Roman Empire, a great cultural and commercial renaissance, strong industrial breeding ground in the nineteenth century, Lyon has become a great European metropolis with happiness by integrating the best of influences behind it. Now classed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Lyon is categorized along with prestigious cities such as Venice, Prague or Saint Petersburg. From the Roman Lugdunum to the city today, two millennia have forged a unique architectural heritage, at the confluence of the Saone and the Rhone: Fourviere, its basilica and Gallo-Roman park, the Renaissance district of Old Lyon around Cathedral of St. John the Peninsula imprint of large classical and imperial era, the slopes of the Croix-Rousse designed for work silk. The historic site of Lyon has been preserved and enriched over the centuries. It remains today the heart of life and business in a city still resolutely turned towards the future.
Discover the valley boy
Welcome! The Office of Tourism intercommunal Valley Garon is delighted to welcome you to the territory. Only twenty miles southwest of Lyon, the gateway to the "Lyonnais Mountains and Hills, the Community of municipalities in the Valley Garon wants to share its riches of unspoiled countryside and discover the varied along the hiking trails, history and its remains, talents and skills, local products tasting. Come share with us relaxing moments in this special area!
Discover the MONSOLS
Beyond Beaujeu, at the foot of Mount Saint-Rigaud, discover the villages of this last bastion of the mountains of Beaujolais, their Romanesque church, the local produce of its farmers and proposed activities by people who love their country and you offer to share during your stay with us.
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