Fourviere Basilica

Lyon France Tourist Information and City Guide

The Notre Dame de Fourviere Basilica is probably the most famous landmark in Lyon France.  Perched on a hilltop above Old Lyon, the basilica is visible from much of the city.

Visitors to Lyon can either enjoy a vigorous walk to the Basilica from Vieux Lyon (Old Lyon) or simply take public transit.

Fourviere Basilica in Lyon France
Fourviere Basilica, Lyon France

The Gallo Roman Theatre is just a short walk from the basilica. The Notre Dame de Fourviere Basilica can be found in Lyon's fifth arrondissement.

Next Page