SANCTUARY OF THE BASILICA OF FOURVIERE
The shrine of Notre-Dame de Fourvière is «the Marian soul of Lyon».
The interior of the Basilica of Our Lady of Fourvière consists of two superimposed churches.
At the foot of the Basilica, the esplanade offers a panoramic view of Lyon.
The basilica is classified as a historic monument, the crypt houses eleven statues of Our Lady from shrines all over the world.
Come and discover the stained glass windows, the six dazzling wall mosaics, the eight chapels and the staircase of wisdom.
DISCOVERY OF FOURVIERE
The district of La Fourvière, accessible by funicular from the old Lyon is at the top of a hill.
Stroll through the green lung of the city, the park of heights, the garden of the Rosary and the metal tower (local Eiffel Tower).
Enjoy the many panoramic views.
Visit the archaeological park and the museum of Gallo-Roman civilization where remains two Gallo-Roman theatre.
Fourvière has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1998.