Guided tour

Lyon: 2-Hour Highlights E-Bike Tour

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26 reviews

Lyon: 2-Hour Highlights E-Bike Tour

From US$ 34.80 per person

On this 2-hour guided tour by electric bike discover Lyon from north to south. Learn about the city's history from your professional guide as you pass its most important landmarks.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Lyon effortlessly by E-Bike
  • Cross the city from north to south
  • Learn about the city's history and culture from your local guide
Full description
Discover Lyon, a city known for its variety of landscapes, in particular the confluence between the Saône and the Rhône. The tour will begin by the South of the city, in the district of La Confluence. After a 15 minute training session you will ride from the extension of the Presqu'île to its modern district, passing by buildings from the city's industrial history. You will learn all about this neighborhood. Then following the Saône river bank you will see the Old City classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. After a few minutes, you will be in front of the Croix-Rousse hill, famous for the silk industry and its beautifully colored architecture. Your local guide will tell you more about that time when the Canuts, or silk workers, lived and worked there. You will go back towards the agency along the Rhône river bank. Effortlessly cross Lyon with your electronic bike. This means of transport allows you to see, in a couple of hours, most of the main attractions offered by the city. You will go back home with a lot of memories: the confluence between the two rivers, the Old City of Lyon, the Saône river and its Italian style, Croix-Rousse hill and its silk history, the banks of the Rhône and more.
Includes
  • 15-minute e-bikes training session and briefing
  • 2-hours E-bike tour
  • Guide
  • Helmets (provided and required)
  • Raincoats (if necessary)
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Mobilboard Lyon 29 quai Docteur Gailleton, 69002, Lyon, France

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Important information

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  • The minimum age to participate is 12 years
  • Anyone under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • The minimum height is 1,50 meter
  • The tour is not suitable for pregnant women
  • Flat shoes and casual clothes are recommended
  • There are no toilet facilities at the departure point
  • Up to 20 electric bikes are available; to book this tour for more than 8 people, please inquire
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 26 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5
  • Safety
    4.6/5

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Great way to see a lot of Lyon really quickly.

We took the two hour tour and saw just about all we needed to see of Lyon. There were only four of us on the tour as we took it on an overcast day. This was good as it meant it remained cool. I was not sure about the lectric bikes at first as I had never ridden one, but by the end of the tour we were all converts. The make the ride so much easier. We covered all the banks of the rivers. Started around the pool area of the Rhone, down to "The Conjucture", the meeting of the rivers. Then up and over the Saome, past the original town area for Lyon until we crossed it again up near the tunnel that takes you under the hill on the middle peninsular to the Rhone again. We crossed back to the side we started riding down to the pool area again then back to the office on the other side. All up around 2.5 hours. We saw a lot and it would have been nice to do it a little slower so photos could be taken. But it was well worth it. I would recommend it as a tour most could do.

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April 24, 2019

The guide couldn't speak really good English and had not enough knowledge about Lyon

June 20, 2021

Super activity at a price consistent with the service. The tour was supposed to last 2 hours and in the end, it lasted longer. It is appreciable to see that the guide takes his time and especially pleasure in making us discover Lyon. I highly recommend

March 2, 2021

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