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Top 5 Markets To Visit In Lyon

Destination(s): Lyon

Lyon is famous for it's wide variety of outdoor markets, and for the quality of produce and products sold at those markets. But what also makes visiting markets in Lyon interesting; many are located amidst ultra historic surroundings, which can result in a trip to the market becoming quite an inspirational event. To illustrate the point, here are the top 5 markets to visit in Lyon, chosen based on produce/product quality and all round visitor appeal. read more about Top 5 Markets To Visit In Lyon

Marche Aux Livres

Marche Aux Livres

  • Quai de la Pecherie
  • Lyon, 69001

Marche Aux Bouquinistes - lyon's most famous book market - is a must visit attraction in the city. Located along the banks of the River Saône, at the picture perfect Quai de la Pêcherie, the market offers an abundance of atmosphere and a huge selection of looks that are sold from stalls lining the quay. The market is open on Saturdays and Sundays, from 10am until 6pm.
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Marché biologique Saint-Jean

Marché biologique Saint-Jean

Thursday is the day for Saint-Jean's organic food market. This is a lovely market to visit, not only because of the wide variety of organic produce on sale (fruit, vegetables, bread, meat, fish etc.), but also because of the market's location in the heart of historic Old Lyon. The location creates such a bygone atmosphere, that you could quite easily imagine yourself shopping for your supplies in centuries past. The market is open from 6am until 12:30pm.
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Marché de la Croix Rousse

Marché de la Croix Rousse

  • Boulevard de la Croix-Rousse
  • tel:+33 4 72 77 6969 (Tourist Information)
  • Lyon, 69004
Place du Maréchal Lyautey

Place du Maréchal Lyautey

  • Place du Maréchal Lyautey
  • tel:+33 4 7277 7250(Tourist Information)
  • Lyon, 69006
Marche de la Creation

Marche de la Creation

Every Sunday morning sellers of creativity congregate together at Quai Romain Rolland, creating one of Lyon's most prized art markets; Marché de la Création. The location - along the banks of the River Saône - and the air of creativity combine together to make this market a hot spot for buyers and sellers of paintings, sculptures and various craft works. You will also find musicians and poets adding to the creative collective. The market is open from 6am until 1:30pm. 
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