Tour the city like a native Lyonnais with Lyon City Greeters!

The best way to visit Lyon is through its local citizens. Experience Lyon City Greeters and explore the city with a volunteer from Lyon who would be glad to show you around and give you a personalised tour by sharing your common interests.

Last updated date : 07/07/2022

Visit the most beautiful open markets in Lyon, the best shopping areas and interesting neighborhoods usually overlooked by most tourists... That's part of what you may want to explore with a Lyon City Greeter.


Register on and fill out the form... and add your interests! We take care of everything and the best thing of all, it's absolutely free.

You will meet your greeter at a given place and appointment time where you will tour the city (2 hour minimum) to share and spend time in a friendly atmosphere. There are 75 volunteers whose ages range from 19 to 75 and they are eager to help you discover the city off the beaten track. You can trust them as they are passionate about Lyon and they are the ones who hold the keys of the city!

Lyon City Greeter is a free program based on voluntary participation. It is coordinated by the Lyon Convention and Visitors Bureau, and forms part of its mission to welcome and inform visitors.

Before registering, don't forget to read the Lyon City Greeter Charter

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