With a wide and diverse offering, the city of Lyon provides excellent conditions to hold your event.

You’re sure to find suitable accommodation and venues, as well as service providers to help with planning.

Lyon is an accessible city with quality facilities, both modern and historic. It offers a wide range of accommodation, meeting rooms and original reception venues for your gala evenings, as well as an eco-responsible approach.

As a first step, opt for a free feasibility study with the Lyon Convention Bureau. Our teams will then direct you to the locations and providers that best fit your project.  
Please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Our suggestions to explore the city in various ways, try out new activities, learn new things about yourself or simply have a good time with colleagues. 
Activities and incentives

Entrust a PCO with the organisation of your congress, or a destination and event management company with the planning of your event. These professionals take care of the logistics and make your project a success. 
Incoming agencies - PCO

Choose service providers that will look after your guests and ensure your event runs smoothly, including caterers, hostesses, transport companies, translators and MCs. 

Your congress in Lyon

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Eco-event in Lyon

Events that are both environmentally- and people-friendly

Convention venues

Lyon's Convention Centre has three amphitheatres with seating for 3,000, 900 and 300 people in the heart of the city. Other sites are perfectly...

Exhibition sites

Eurexpo, the second largest exhibition centre after Paris, offers 140,000 m² of exhibition space. Lyon also has alternative venues: sites that aren't...


Lyon already boasts over 18,000 rooms and will have 1,000 more by 2020.  In the meantime, check out the 3, 4 and 5-star hotels and residences that...


Do you fancy one of Lyon's famous bouchons, a gastronomic restaurant or market cuisine?  The city of Lyon is packed full of talented young chefs,...

Meeting venues

You can choose between the Convention Centre, hotels, or more intimate locations such as apartments and private hotels, or more unusual sites, like...

Reception venues

Gala evenings are a great way of bringing a day of work, a congress or seminar to a close, and are important to all those taking part. They are ideal...

Professional Congress Organisers (PCO)

A Professional Congress Organiser is an essential service provider when seeking to organise an international congress.

Incoming agency

If you'd rather entrust the organisation of your event to professionals, reception and event coordinating agencies are on hand to help you deal with...

Activities and incentives

Whether you want to discover the city, try out some new activities, learn more about yourself, or simply enjoy some free time with your colleagues,...

Event Services

Although most of the sites recommend service providers for your event, you can also opt to choose your own providers to take care of your...

Transportation Services

Transfers to and from the railway station or airport, transport to a dinner or gala evening, excursions in the Beaujolais region or just drop-offs at...

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