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Bordeaux, France


MIAM Bordeaux

Excellent and affordable food tour of Bordeaux.

Half Day Wine Tour

The least expensive option (bus coach with 50 other people) covers different wine regions in a half day. Book at the tourism office.


12 cours du 30 Juillet, 33080, Bordeaux, France


Smaller scale wine tours of Bordeaux than the one listed above.

Bordeaux Wine Trails

Wine tours of Bordeaux with a maximum of eight people.

Bordeaux City Pass

Includes admission to many site including Cite du Vin and unlimited access to the tramway.


12 cours du 30 Juillet, 33080, Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux Walking Tour

Inexpensive introduction to the city.


12 cours du 30 Juillet, 33080, Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux nègre

Educational tour about Bordeaux’s extensive role in the African slave trade.

La Cite du Vin

Wine museum and education center.

134 quai de Bacalan, Esplanade de Pontac, 33300, Bordeaux, France

Urban Wine Trail

Downloadable map of some of the best wine bars in Bordeaux.

Musée des Beaux-Arts

Art museum with a collection of 17th & 18th century French paintings.

20 cours D Albret, Jardin de la Mairie, 33000, Bordeaux, France

Basilique Saint Michel

Gothic church with a tall spire offering some of the best views of the city.

Place Meynard, 33800, Bordeaux, France

Cathédrale St-André

Medieval cathedral with an incredible facade.

Place Pey Berland, 33000, Bordeaux, France


Church turned art-movie house. Cafe attached.

5 Place Camille Jullian, Bordeaux, France

Esplanade des Quinconces

Huge, empty square featuring the magnificent Monument aux Girondins.

2792 Place des Quinconces, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Miroir d'eau

World’s largest reflecting pool is only an inch deep.

2 Place de la Bourse, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Falling Car

Oddball public art exhibit has a Jaguar seemingly falling out of the parking garage.

117 Cours Victor Hugo, 33000 Bordeaux, France

Maison du Vin

Excellent resource on châteaus on the left bank.

7 Place de la Tremoille, 33460 Margaux, France

Château de Sales

Beautiful Pomerol winery offers tours by appointment.

11 Chemin de Sales, 33500 Libourne, France

Château Mouton Rothschild

The legendary winery offers visits by appointment.

Château Mouton Rothschild, 33250 Pauillac, France

Chateau La Dominique

Iconic St. Emilion winery. Book ahead for tastings and tours.

1 Lieu Dit la Dominique, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France

Château Soutard

St. Emilion winery offers several tours.

Soutard, 33330 Saint-Émilion, France

Château Canon

One of the best wineries in St. Emillion offers free wine tours with a tasting (book in advance).

Lieu Dit Saint Martin, Route du Milieu, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France

Cloitre des Cordeliers

Site of an abandoned Franciscan monastery is now a winery.

2 bis Rue de la Porte-Brunet, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France

Château Lanessan

Beautiful English gardens. Tastings by appointment.

33460 Cussac-Fort-Médoc, France

Château Guiraud

No advance booking required for tastings.

1 Château Guiraud, 33210 Sauternes, France


Winery in Médoc offers tours and tastings by appointment.

15 rue du Chateau D Agassac, 33290 Ludon-Medoc, France

Tourism office of Arcachon

Pick up your map of bike paths here.

au Théâtre Olympia, 21 Avenue du Général de Gaulle, 33120 Arcachon, France

Dingo Velos

Bike and electric bike rental in Arcachon. Bike tours, too.

1 Rue Grenier, 33120 Arcachon, France


Bikes, electric bikes, and scooter rentals in Arcachon.

326 Boulevard de la Plage, 33120 Arcachon, France