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Lyon World Capital of Gastronomy

 Amazing audioguided walking tour on your smartphone!

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Walking tour description

This tour combines culinary anecdotes with the discovery of Lyon’s gastronomic and cultural heritage for a tasty visit!

Visit with your smartphone in the pocket and simply follow the voice of your guide. All commentaries trigger automatically, right where they happened!

Cooking and eating is of the highest importance in Lyon. Here, gastronomy is… an art of living and a tradition, almost a religion!

Discover the “Lyon mothers” who forged the culinary identity of the city and the secrets behind the incredible specialties: from the famous “cushion” to the delicious strawberry veal!

Lyon World Capital of Gastronomy

💪 Highlights

A walking tour like no other

  • Discover the gastronomic life of Lyon with its 4,000 restaurants, a world record in relation to the number of inhabitants!
  • Learn about the history of the famous Lyon mothers who influenced the region’s greatest chefs.
  • Visit and eat in a “bouchon”, these traditional restaurants where delicious Lyonnais specialties are served.
  • This tour is designed by Laura, a local guide who is totally passionate about food.
  • Enjoy a unique guided audio experience: stories and directions are automatically triggered from your smartphone.
  • You can visit at your own pace !

How does it work?

1.Select the tour of your choice on the Rewind Application

2. Meet at the indicated departure address

3.Press play and simply follow your guide for the next hour

About this tour

📍 Departure point: 12 Rue Royale, 69001 Lyon, near métro Croix-Paquet

🚶‍♂️ Duration: 1 to 1.5 hours

⏱ Availability: daily between 10am and 5:30pm

☝️ Required before starting your visit:

  1. A smartphone (fully charged)
  2. The Rewind application installed on your smartphone
  3. An internet connection for the duration of the tour
  4. Your headphones

🙂 More information:

  • An internet connection is required for the duration of the tour
  • Follow the tour from your smartphone on the Rewind app
  • The tour launches at the starting point – and won’t start from anywhere else
  • You can take the tour any day and any time after purchase
  • This tour is available in English and French
  • You can activate pause at any time and resume the tour whenever you want
  • No one will assist you at the starting point or during the visit (to get started, use the application and follow the instructions received by email after purchase)
  • Visit suitable for people in wheelchairs
  • Wearing a mask is mandatory in public places
  • The social distancing must be respected during the tour

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Our bundles of 1, 3 or 5 smartphone audioguided tours of your choice

Up to 2 walking tours for free!

Among 6 available in Lyon

Our tour guides and voices

All our tours are designed by professional guides and actors

Robert Dauney

English Voice

Laura Perez

Tour Guide

So, let’s go?