From: Thursday, Dec 3rd, 2020
To: Sunday, Dec 6th, 2020
Lyon – Fête des Lumières, Festival of Light.
For three nights a variety of different artists light up buildings, streets, squares and parks all over the city.
Over 70 light installations create a magical atmosphere. Festival of Lights Lyon brightens up December’s streets with dazzling displays and creates a huge buzz right across Lyon’s delightfully different districts. It’s a long weekend of pure magic – and all of it free!
Millions of visitors both French and from abroad enjoy the friendly and joyful spirit of this unique event.
The Festival of Lights extends the traditional festival of the 8th December, when the residents of Lyon celebrate the Virgin Mary, whose statue stands on the Fourvière hill, overlooking the city. They put candle lamps on their window sills and balconies and wander the streets of the city.
Dont Miss the Light Parade which takes place on the Saturday of the event through the city featuring spectacular floats light up with amazing effects.
We have chosen Hotels close to the gay bars that have high reviews,
Gay Map of Lyon
Most of Lyon’s gay scene is found in Vieux Lyon, on the presqu’isle bounded by Le Rhone and La Saone,around Place des Terreaux and the lower slopes of the Croix-Rousse, and almost all gay points of interest are within an easy ten-minute walk of each other.
Recommended Apartments in Lyon
The charm of the old in modern tones and air conditioned! Located on Place Louis Pradel on the 2nd floor with elevator, our very bright apartment, completely renovated, to make it both pleasant, comfortable & functional.
This beautiful 60 sqm apartment is ideally located a few steps away from the Opera, just in front of the City Hall, and above the metro, perfect to explore the city! Situated on the 6th floor, views Basilica of Notre Dame
Heart of the City
The privilege of living in the heart of the square! It is unquestionably the marvelous view of the Museum of Fine Arts, the Bartholdi Fountain and the Town Hall which will make you notice a time of rest & contemplation
Place des Terreaux
Discover a fully renovated and comfortable apartment, a few steps from the main tourist sites of Lyon. The district is animated by many restaurants and shops which make it one of the most pleasant of all Lyon.
Video Of Lyon – Fete des Lumiers, Festival of Light.
Fête des Lumières 2017
Recommended Hotels in Lyon
We have selected the top hotels based on our reader feedback, right in the heart of the old town of Lille, close to the gay bars and restaurants and the best shopping.