Destination guide

Head to the historic city of 2nd Arrondissement

Come and experience 2nd Arrondissement and its cathedral, museums and history. Travelers to this romantic city praise the restaurants, shopping and sightseeing. Textile Museum and Bellecour Square are just a couple of the must-sees. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around 2nd Arrondissement

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes 2nd Arrondissement a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Confluence Vaporetto Stop (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Quai de Bondy Vaporetto Stop (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Lyon Aquarium (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Hippodrome Bron-Parilly (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Lyon Hippodrome - Carré de Soie (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of 2nd Arrondissement

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, 2nd Arrondissement is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tete d'Or Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Esplanade de Fourviere (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Ile Barbe (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Le Grand Large (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around 2nd Arrondissement

The nearest airport is in Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), located 12.1 mi (19.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.), which is 29.7 mi (47.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Lyon Perrache Station. You can get around 2nd Arrondissement by jumping on the metro at Suchet Tram Stop, Sainte-Blandine Tram Stop or Ampere-Victor Hugo Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around 2nd Arrondissement?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 394 vacation rentals near 2nd Arrondissement. From 22 Houses to 351 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near 2nd Arrondissement are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to 2nd Arrondissement?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in 2nd Arrondissement:

  • Vieux Lyon: 242 vacation rentals
  • Lyon City Centre: 568 vacation rentals
  • La Presqu'ile: 431 vacation rentals
  • Molière - Edgard Quinet: 311 vacation rentals
  • Voltaire - Saint Amour: 202 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to 2nd Arrondissement?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in 2nd Arrondissement. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bellecour Square: 926 vacation rentals
  • Lyon Perrache Station: 922 vacation rentals
  • Place des Jacobins: 931 vacation rentals
  • Confluence Museum: 925 vacation rentals
  • Place Carnot: 925 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around 2nd Arrondissement listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in 2nd Arrondissement?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 22 Houses in 2nd Arrondissement. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in 2nd Arrondissement include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 351 rentals available
  • Studios: 360 rentals available
  • Boats: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in 2nd Arrondissement?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in 2nd Arrondissement. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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