Enjoy a tour of the most traditional and exclusive area of the city of Lyon accompanied by the best-specialized guide.
What is a Free Tour?
It is about a walking visit with a qualified guides for free. Once the tour is finished, you can put a price according to your level of satisfaction.
Things to do Croix-Rousse Free Walking Tour
Choose the new Free Tour of the traditional Croix-Rousse neighborhood to discover the most exclusive area of this small town in France, full of murals and amazing views. Surrounded by narrow streets and tunnels that led to impressive street drawings. We will be able to know the heart of León's industry, the market, the ruins of the amphitheater, and many more essential places.
Together with our guide in Spanish, we will climb the hills of the city to visit the Passage de Thiaffait and the famous village of the creators, where the well-known hill that works and the hill of the Croix is located through the Croix Rousse neighborhood, through the Croix-Rousse, one of the most famous and busiest markets in the city, also very popular for its curious tunnel.
Another of our stops will be the Wall of the Canuts. Lyon is full of impressive murals and street drawings that decorate and give the city an unrivaled light. We will walk through some of the famous Traboules, known in France for being small passages that cross the scenes and inner courtyards of the city.
We will know the work of the silk weavers and you will be surprised by learning about the old Lyon is the Capital of silk. and the stories of the workers of the 19th century through this guided walk through the bohemian neighborhood, recognized as a World Heritage Site.
We will visit the essential places of this neighborhood, passing by the Maison des Canuts, with more than 1200 square meters, the Wall des Canuts or the famous Gros Caillou.
Another of our points is the Traboules, some secret passages that hide legends or mysteries. The old residents of the city say that there are more than 400 spread over Vieux and Lyon, where secret encounters took place. They were hidden during the 4th century and were initially used to hide from the Gestapo.
Discover these curiosities and many more with our Croix-Rousse Free Walking Tour!
Highlights to see in Croix-Rousse Free Walking Tour
Muro de Canuts
Barrio de la Croix Rousse
Guide in Spanish
Adults and children: free
Availability and starting time
When to book?
You can reserve up to before the activity
The best Spanish Speaking guides of Lyon
Covid-19 safety and protection regulations
Food and Drinks
Transportation (walking tour)
Visits/tickets to monuments
Place de la Comédie
How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?