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Welcome to Lyon!

The French Phytopathological Society (SFP) is very pleased to host the 12th International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP) in Lyon. Every year, several million tourists come to visit Lyon.

The capital of the Gauls has become a favorite destination for travellers thanks to its charm and the quality of its cultural life.

-    Lyon, 1st city in Europe for a “City Break”

-    Lyon is France’s #2 city for culture, according to Journal des Arts, just behind Paris. And for good reason, as the city has an abundance of museums.

-    Lyon is a city of history, listed as part of UNESCO’s World Heritage since 1998, making it Europe’s 2nd-largest Renaissance site after Venice!

Prepare your journey: