Lyon Boats & yachts

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Lyon: 50-Minute Festival of Lights Sightseeing Cruise

1. Lyon: 50-Minute Festival of Lights Sightseeing Cruise

Experience the annual Festival of Lights in Lyon from a different perspective on a 50-minute cruise along the Rhône River with audio commentary. Marvel at the Renaissance buildings of the city center from the water, and learn about how they once stood in the center of political and religious power in the Middle Ages. Travel through more than 2,000 years of history on the river cruise, and discover the rich heritage of the city during this annual celebration. Learn more about the UNESCO World Heritage city and its symbolic monuments. Admire the bold architecture at the confluence of the Saône and Rhône rivers.

Lyon: Guided Sightseeing Cruise

2. Lyon: Guided Sightseeing Cruise

Journey through more than 2,000 years of history on a river cruise of Lyon, and discover the rich heritage of the multifaceted city where ancient and contemporary treasures combine. Board the pleasure boat for an in-depth tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, and admire symbolic monuments from another perspective as you are carried along the Saone River for 1 hour. See the Renaissance buildings of Vieux Lyon, the focus of political and religious power in the Middle Ages. Admire the bold architecture and learn about exceptional moments that have shaped the city's destiny. Listen to an informative commentary of Lyon through the centuries from your guide. 

Lyon 2.5-Hour Dinner Cruise

3. Lyon 2.5-Hour Dinner Cruise

Take a break from the city streets and board the Hermès restaurant boat for a 2.5-hour cruise. Indulge in a 3-course gourmet meal as you discover Lyon's majestic landscapes and listen to the informative commentary. You'll be served a 3-course meal with several choices from the menu. Because the local partner cooks with exclusively fresh, local, and seasonal products, the menu is constantly evolving.

Lyon 2.5-Hour Lunch Cruise

4. Lyon 2.5-Hour Lunch Cruise

Take a break from the city streets and board the Hermès restaurant boat for a 2.5-hour cruise. Indulge in a 3-course gourmet meal as you discover Lyon's majestic landscapes and listen to the informative commentary. You'll be served a 3-course meal with several choices from the menu: Choice of Starters • Thin burgundy poultry tart, mustard and parmesan cream, lettuce, capers and croutons • Grilled stuffed squid, olives, minuza salad and red chard, vegetable pickles, and lemon dressing Choice of Main Courses • Duck from the Dombes area, morel sauce, and vegetables of the season • Rolled dab fillet, Nantua sauce, stuffed conchiglioni with ricotta and tetragon Choice of Desserts • Praline tart, Valrhona’s chocolate soufflé, and tonka bean ice cream • Exotic fruits tiramisu • Pistachio and passion fruit dessert, fruits of the season • Chef's special dessert

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What people are saying about Lyon

This experience was truly wonderful and the team made our trip to Lyon better than we could have imagined. We were looking forward to this dinner cruise as a highlight to our time here and it did not disappoint. Not only were the accommodations perfect, but the food was wonderful with a mixture of history thrown in the mix. I would recommend to anyone traveling in Lyon, looking for something special and intimate.

A great way to discover this magnificent city in a different way. The rhythm is very pleasant. I discovered neighborhoods still unknown to me. The comments are very informative, well calibrated in 2 languages. Time to admire, to enjoy, to take pictures… to breathe on deck. This allowed me to deepen on foot the places that had me more. Must do

Just brilliant great commentary which did go on all the time really interesting beautiful evening and a great way to see even more of Lyon from the Saône River. Value for money

A relaxing way to get a good overview of the city with the added bonus of a commentary.

Fantastic atmosphere, friendly staff, superb food.