LYON MUST-SEE architect-guided tour

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Sara
Quality Verified Registered on September 13, 2021

My name is Sara, I was born and studied architecture in Mexico; I practiced as an architect for five years. In France, I did a master's degree in art history. Four years ago I started giving tours professionally. With a taste for art in general and architecture in particular. I have founded a cultural company with the aim of disseminating the culture and art of France to Spanish speakers.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

  • FREE means FREE.
  • When you book, guruwalk asks you to be FAIR in your PAYMENT and is recommended to START FROM 10 EUROS.
  • I ask you to BE CONSCIOUS of your finances and the value of the guide's work .
  • If you don't have money to pay, Contact me before booking (since each reservation generates management fees ) and we will without problem find a sustainable way for you to know the CD.

Discover Lyon through an exciting tour that combines architecture and gastronomy!

Together, we will take a tour of the essential places in Lyon , with a vision that highlights both architecture and local gastronomy .

From the hand of an architect:

You will meet the characters who gave life to the most emblematic places of the French capital of gastronomy!

You will learn about the architecture, words, facts and anecdotes of the city of Lyon.

On your 2 hour, 30 minute Lyon Tour , you will see the different architectural and artistic currents of three areas classified as World Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.

But not everything will be Art, we will also have culinary moments with:

  • Sweets and Typical Dishes
  • Bouchon ( Typical Lyon restaurant )

⚠️⚠️ CONDITIONS: ⚠️⚠️

1. Good attitude, respect and A LOT OF ENERGY to walk. You are not required to participate if you do not wish to do a group walk.

2.​ This Tour is in a REDUCED GROUP (except in high season when demand multiplies). If you can't find a place, contact me in advance 👁️‍🗨️

3. Maximum group : 5 people who know each other.

4. Groups of more than 5 people must pay an established amount per participant before the start and notify in advance or they will not be admitted. It does not matter if the reservations have been made separately.

5. The tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility . Likewise, strollers or strollers are not allowed .

6. Mobility problem? Write to me to tell you which is the best option to enjoy the city 🚨​​

7. In order to participate , you must read and accept the conditions that are sent at the time of making the reservation.

8. One day before the tour, a message is sent via the guruwalk application to confirm attendance . Without confirmation, the tour is canceled (in case of a small group) or your reservation is canceled (in case of high demand).


Meeting point: Place des Terreaux

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    1 Pl. des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon, France
    1 Pl. des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon, France
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    Place des Terreaux, in front of the Town Hall or Hôtel de ville. You will recognize me by my turquoise blue and gray backpack

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Place des Terreaux
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Montée de la Grande-Côte
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Jardin des Chartreux - Clos St Benoît
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Fresque des Lyonnais
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Vaporetto boarding Saint Paul
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Maison Debourg
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Place du Change
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Le Petit Musée de Guignol
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Jardin Archéologique
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Catedral de Lyon

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Vanessa 13 Feb 2024

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
La verdad que se notaba que sabía expresar el arte como lo veía ella y muy bien desenvuelta con las preguntas que se hacían. Muy maja la chica nos gustó el tour un pelín largo pero muchas gracias por su paciencia
Inma 11 Feb 2024
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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
La experiencia con Sara ha sido muy positiva porque, además de conocer la ciudad, transmite muy bien sus conocimientos y estudios sobre la arquitectura e historia de Lyon.
Masiel 06 Feb 2024

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2024
Una gran profesional, un tour que recomiendo 100% si te interesa la historia y el arte.
Enrique 22 Dec 2023

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Never saw her... nunca la vimos Y nunca respondió
Marta 09 Dec 2023

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
Un muy buen tour para empezar a conocer la ciudad de Lyon! Sara una gran profesional que resolvió todas nuestras dudas, muy recomendable
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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