Private luxury silk tour in Lyon
Activities

Private luxury silk tour in Lyon

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French
Availability: Throughout the year
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit an authentic silk shop and learn how silk is made
  • Meet passionate artisans and learn about this major industry in Lyon history
  • Receive gifts such as a Made in Lyon silk scarf gift and a bottle of champagne
What to expect

Meet your private driver directly at your hotel and enjoy a three-hour private tour with your local guide to discover Lyon's silk industry.

You will meet passionate artisans and learn more about the silk tradition in Lyon.

Together with your guide, you will attend 3 private demonstrations with one of the last firm that is still making Made in France silk :

  • Handmade painting on silk velvet
  • Silkworm exhibition from April to November
  • Demonstration of silkscreen printing OR silk weaving on Jacquard loom (depending on your preference)
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Private driver (Mercedes van)
    • Pick up and drop off from your hotel
    • Engish, Italian and French speaking-guide
    • 3 private demonstrations
    • Made in Lyon silk scarf gift for each guest
    • Bottle of Champagne
    What's not included
    • Any entrance tickets
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Food and drinks
    Where
    Meeting point:

    Your driver will meet you directly at your hotel (pick up and drop off)

    What to remember
    • You'll be asked to write the address of your hotel in the course of the booking process
    • Beginning and end of the tour at your hotel
    • Confirm the pick-up place and time in the booking details
    • Tour suitable for mature teenagers
    • Tour not suitable for people with disabilities or wheelchairs
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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    When
    • Throughout the year
    • Schedules depend (check the calendar)
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    Provider
    NEW GENERATION GUIDE
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 7 days before the experience begins.

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