The most exclusive boutiques are located between two famous squares
Symbol of the Golden Mile
Any Lyonnais will tell you this street is the epicentre of the city's luxury shopping, its "golden mile", the haunts of the poshest, most demanding shoppers. Edouard Herriot is lines with exclusive brands such as Dior, Louis Vuitton, Hermès, and Carter - all the blue-chip names of French couture, displaying their latest lines. There are also plenty of upmarket jewelry, shoe, and perfume shops. Right in the centre of Lyon, the street begins at the famous Place des Jacobins and runs to the Place des Terreaux - making for another fascinating stroll while exploring the Old Town.