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GASTRONOMY - Gourmet business

GASTRONOMY - Gourmet business

You are looking for gifts, things to bring back with you?In Lyon, the capital of Gastronomy, a gourmet souvenir is a must! A few savoury specialities: Quenelle, Rosette, Truffled Pistachio Cervelas…Or sweet specialities: The Lyonnais coussin cocon, the praline tart, fine chocolates...Or you could opt for a different gastronomic gift… A recipe book, a piece of chocolate jewellery, elegant kitchen or dining accessories like a set of verrines or aperitif spoons. Don’t forget the recipes to make the most out of them !  
GASTRONOMY - LES HALLES PAUL BOCUSE

GASTRONOMY - LES HALLES PAUL BOCUSE

A prestigious place of gastronomy since its creation in 1859. Originally it was located at Place des Cordeliers and over time, this sheltered market became Les Halles, however its popularity decreased dramatically.It was relocated to the Part Dieu area in 1971. 
GASTRONOMY - Markets

GASTRONOMY - Markets

From Croix-Rousse to quai Saint-Antoine, there are approximately 40 daily food markets across the city, where visitors are able to taste the very best of the city’s fresh produce.There are markets at...Quai Saint-Antoine, along the Saône river every morning (except Mondays)Boulevard de la Croix-Rousse, every morning (except Mondays)In Lyon, there are several organic markets
GASTRONOMY - Lyon Gastronomy

GASTRONOMY - Lyon Gastronomy

In Lyon, gastronomy is considered an art and this “savoir-faire” is largely due to women and the Mères Lyonnaises.Today the Lyon’s chefs carry the torch of the city’s cuisine ensuring the high quality of its dishes all around the world.The new-generation of budding chefs work to keep this extraordinary culinary reputation alive by lending new flavours to their dishes.The Chefs« Leave ingredients with the taste of what they are », is the secret of Lyonnaise cuisine!
EXCURSIONS - Vintage wines

EXCURSIONS - Vintage wines

Some of France’s most beautiful vineyards are found in the Rhône-Alpes region.In order to appreciate the joys of France’s great wines you should start with a tour of the vineyards located in and around Lyon.Enjoying the aromas, colours, great views and conversing with the passionate wine makers are the first stage for an enjoyable wine discovery trip. Beaujolais, fragrance and fruitiness
Golfing

Golfing

There are at least 10 golf courses in Lyon’s 40 km area and approximately 60 other varied courses in the Rhone-Alpes region that cater for all types of levels. In the Dombes, the Golf du Gouverneur golf courses, is an idyllic location that offers a diversified landscape and environment. 
EXCURSIONS - The Dombes

EXCURSIONS - The Dombes

Discover the flora and the fauna on the Dombes lakes.Explore the Dombes riding a bicycle, following the 1000 lakes route. Not to be missed:PérougesA superb Medieval village very well preserved. The Bird ParkIn Villars-les-Dombes Park, a natural paradise chosen by birds, offers them a safe nesting area.RN 98 - 01330 Villars-les-DombesTel . 33(0)4 74 98 05 54www.parcdesoiseaux.com 
EXCURSIONS - The Nature Reserves

EXCURSIONS - The Nature Reserves

Being able to relax, go on family walks, hiking, participating in water sports…Discovering and enjoying nature has never been so easy! Better still, Lyon is ideally situated at the door step of one of the world’s most popular skiing destinations: Les Alpes.This great geographic location is able to satisfy all your wishes and desires, do not hesitate to plan a day return excursion : 
EXCURSIONS - Mountains

EXCURSIONS - Mountains

Winter Boasting a great location Lyon is easily accessible to many ski slopes and resorts by coach, train or car.The Rhône-Alpes is a heaven for all ski-lovers, offering a diverse choice of skiing destinations. There are more than 200 different ski resorts, that offer a multitude of activities and facilities that can be enjoyed by the whole family, individually, amongst friends or indeed with an instructor or guide. Have fun as you ski down the slopes, visit the traditional villages, taste the regional specialities…
EXCURSIONS - The South

EXCURSIONS - The South

The distinctive accent of its residents, the scents, fruitful flavours, vibrant colours…The southern areas of the Rhône-Alpes region offer a change of scenery and the opportunity to escape from the hustle and bustle of the inner city areas. The Drôme Provençale