Lyon and the Alps

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  • 1. Aiguille du Midi

    Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

    This 12,619-foot granite peak is topped with a needle-like observation tower, terrace, and restaurants. The world's highest cable car soars...Read More

  • 2. Château de Menthon-Saint-Bernard

    Castle/Palace/Chateau

    The exterior of the magnificent Château de Menthon-Saint-Bernard is the stuff of fairy tales (so much so that Walt Disney modeled Sleeping Beauty...Read More

  • 3. Mer de Glace

    Geological Site

    Literally, the "sea of ice," the Mer de Glace glacier can be seen up close from the Train du Montenvers, a cogwheel mountain train that leaves...Read More

  • 4. Musée Stendhal

    Museum/Gallery

    Established in Stendhal's grandfather's house, this museum is a fascinating testament to the eminent author. It's one of three local landmarks...Read More

  • 5. Musée-Château d'Annecy

    Museum/Gallery

    Crowning the city is one of France's most gorgeous castles, the medieval Musée-Château d'Annecy. High on a hill opposite the Palais and bristling...Read More

  • 6. Rue du Bœuf

    Vieux Lyon | Public Art (Mural/Sculpture/Statue)

    Like parallel Rue St-Jean, Rue du Bœuf has traboules, courtyards, spiral staircases, towers, and facades. The traboule at No. 31 hooks through...Read More

  • 7. Rue St-Jean

    Vieux Lyon | Neighborhood/Street

    Once Vieux Lyon's major thoroughfare, this street leads north from Place St-Jean to Place du Change, where money changers operated during medieval...Read More

  • 8. Théâtre Romain

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Measuring 143 yards across, the Théâtre Romain is one of the largest in Gaul. It held 13,000 spectators and is only slightly smaller than Rome...Read More

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