France - Lyon & the Rhone Valley (PDF Chapter)
This is the Lyon & the Rhône Valley chapter from Lonely Planet’s France guide-book.
Savouring timeless traditional dishes in Lyon’s checked-tableclothed bouchons (small bistros) creates unforgettable memories – as do the majestic Roman amphitheatres of Fourvière, the illus-trious wines of Beaujolais, and the picturesque hilltop village of Pérouges.
- delve into Lyon’s hidden labyrinth of traboules (secret passageways) and sample Lyonnais specialities in a bouchon
- toure the vine-ribboned hills of delightfully peaceful Beaujolais
- see dramatic Gallo-Roman ruins, including a perfectly preserved Corinthian-columned tem-ple, in Vienne
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Lyon & Around, Beaujolais, La Dombes, South of Lyon, Vienne, Valence, Gorges de l’Ardèche.
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