Lyon, a great city to do business in

Lyon is France's 3rd biggest city. Situated centrally with less than 2 hours to get to Paris, Geneva, the French Alpes, the South of France and Italy, the city has become one of France's most important economic hubs.

● Ranked 19th most attractive city worldwide for international investors (IBM Global Location Trends 2016)
● Ranked 1st business friendly city in France (L'Expansion - L'Express 2016)
● 110 international companies opened offices in Lyon in 2016

Lyon is also a popular tourist destination!

● 2nd largest urban site on the UNESCO World Heritage list, after Prague
● 2,000 years of history: its Gallo-Roman heritage, its Italian architecture and cosmopolitan population testify to the city's openness to multiple influences
● A multitude of landscapes, and leisure activities: Lyon Rhône-Alpes among the top 5 tourist destinations in Europe
● The cuisine is a source of great pride: Lyon is home to 22 of the best restaurants in France, according to the Michelin Guide

To get more information on Lyon, visit the tourist office website at or visit This Is Lyon for information on the local events and festivals that are happening.