Things to do in Vaulx-en-Velin

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Start with the Top Sights in Vaulx-en-Velin

If you're in Vaulx-en-Velin to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Parc de la Tête d'Or

⭐️ 4.6 (51789)

Place Bellecour

⭐️ 4.4 (21523)

Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon-Fourvière

⭐️ 4.6 (4686)

Mur des Canuts

⭐️ 4.6 (4516)

Porte des Enfants du Rhône

⭐️ 4.6 (4090)

Mini World Lyon

⭐️ 4.6 (3902)

Lyon Zoo

⭐️ 4.2 (3378)

La Maison des Canuts

⭐️ 4.3 (1034)

Parc naturel de la Feyssine

⭐️ 4.2 (799)

Planetarium De Vaulx-En-Velin

⭐️ 4.1 (315)

Parc Elsa Triolet

⭐️ 4.2 (126)

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Vaulx-en-Velin

These are curated, high quality experiences in Vaulx-en-Velin hosted by locals!

Lyon Highlights & Secrets Tour

Paragliding Annecy

Cellar visit - Wine tasting and shop

Discover lyon in an unusual way

Escape Game, the enigmas of the Hôtel Dieu

No Diet Club - Our best food tour in Lyon

Lyon Food Tour - Go for an afternoon Old Town foodie walk

Secrets of the traboules and local snack

Lyon Highlights & Secrets Tour

Paragliding Annecy

End your night in some of the best bars in Vaulx-en-Velin

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Vaulx-en-Velin, curated exclusively for you.

Paddy's Corner

⭐️ 4.5 (2122)

Price Range: $$

Barabaar Brotteaux

⭐️ 4.2 (1801)

Price Range: $$

The Elephant & Castle

⭐️ 4.2 (1778)

Price Range: $$

The Monkey Club Cocktail Bar

⭐️ 4.4 (862)

Price Range: $$$

Big White

⭐️ 4.3 (807)

Price Range: $$

Bar Le Florian, Cocktails & Spirits

⭐️ 4.5 (723)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.6 (702)

Price Range: $$

L' Antiquaire

⭐️ 4.6 (695)

Price Range: $$$

La Faute aux Ours

⭐️ 4.4 (639)

Price Range: $$

Café Juliette - Restaurant - Bar - Cocktails

⭐️ 4 (571)

Price Range: $$

Black Forest Society

⭐️ 4.7 (563)

Price Range: $$

Pick from the best places to stay in Vaulx-en-Velin

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Check out these bookable attractions in Vaulx-en-Velin

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Vaulx-en-Velin.

Admission to the Musée des Confluences

City Tram Tour

Vieux Lyon Walking Tour

Haunted Places and Ghost Stories Game

Lyon City Card

Pedicab Tour of Lyon

La Croix-Rousse District Tour

Lyon City Card

Historic Neighborhoods Walking Tour

Fourvière Hill and Roman Ruins Audio App Tour

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Vaulx-en-Velin?

Hungry? We've got the best rated, the best of the best.

Meat Grill

⭐️ 4.4 (2163)

Price Range: $$$

Frequently asked questions:

  1. Visit the Maison des Arts de Vaulx-en-Velin, a contemporary art space showcasing diverse works by regional and international artists.
  2. Explore Sept Deniers Park, a wonderful space to take a leisurely stroll, featuring several recreational activities such as hiking and cycling.
  3. Take part in the Fête des Lumières celebration, an annual festival of lights illuminating the city with spectacular displays of art.

Vaulx-en-Velin is an enjoyable place to visit all year around. In summertime, the sun-kissed parks and botanical gardens are a great place to relax. Springtime is the best time to visit, as the mild weather promises perfect conditions for enjoying the city's vibrant culture and attractions. The vibrant autumnal colors are also a sight to behold.

Vaulx-en-Velin is a great city to explore. The ideal amount of days to spend here is four. That will give you enough time to visit the fascinating historic sites and explore the charming neighborhoods, while sampling some of the delicious local food and gathering souvenirs. You'll also have time to experience the city's vibrant nightlife and wonderful outdoor activities.

Vaulx-en-Velin is a great city to explore and it offers a variety of transport options to get around. Public transport is available in the form of bus, metro and tram. Besides, there is a cycling network with designated paths to make cycling safe and stress-free. Taxi is also available to take you to your destination. For those who prefer to drive, car-sharing services can be used to rent a vehicle when needed.

In Vaulx-en-Velin, kids will find lots to keep them entertained. For a fun day out, families can check out the Aquatic Centre, which features indoor and outdoor slides, an artificial beach, a lazy river and a wave pool. Alternatively, the Parc de Parilly is perfect for a peaceful stroll and an excellent spot for a picnic lunch. Lastly, a trip to Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie is a must for science enthusiasts and is sure to capture the imaginations of younger visitors.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Vaulx-en-Velin. To start off we'd have to mention La Faute aux Ours, Le Vitis Bar, Bar Le Tilleul. Check out our page on the best bars in Vaulx-en-Velin.

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