Lyon is a great destination for sightseers as it boasts of many places that have mass popularity and historical value. The visual appeal of the Lyon’s tourist sites is indescribable. Lyon has beautiful verdant green parks and gardens.
Families can visit the traditional puppet theatres. Ampithéâtre Gallo Romain remains one of the most famous theatres of Lyon. It stands on a hilltop Fourvière. This prominent amphitheatre was built in an era ruled by the Roman Emperor, Tiberius.
Lyon is also known well around the world for the silk it has been producing since last four centuries. Atelier de Soierie is a workshop where silk and silk products are manufactured using intricate techniques. Visitors are allowed here and they can see how silk is produced.
Lyon's Cathédrale St. Jean is a great religious and a historic destination. It has an unbelievable astronomical clock which bewilders the visitors at first sight. Those who love films and cinema can visit the Institut Lumière where film shows are held often in the evenings. This place contains the early cinematography works created by Auguste and Louis Lumière.
Aquarium du Grand Lyon is one more family spot that houses thrilling marine world. The gift shop at the aquarium offers an array of interesting gifts and souvenirs.
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