Bordeaux has an exciting history, an unbeatable wine culture and world-class gastronomy. Large, charming pedestrianised streets make the city attractive for shopping, while the evenings have the attractions of the opera, bars, shows and dance. Bordeaux is a city to enjoy.
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Things to do in Bordeaux
- Wine Day Trip
Take a day out to explore the vineyards that have made Bordeaux wines famous throughout the world. More >>
- Visit the Basilique Saint-Michel
Gothic church built between the 14th and 16th centuries. From June-September it is possible to climb to the top of the belfry to see the views over the river.
- The Musée des Beaux Arts
Bordeaux’s Museum of Fine Arts is home to a collection that ranges from the 15th century to contemporary works – the highlight being works by Rubens.
- Take in a performance at the Grand Théâtre
Watch one of the theatre’s resident ballet or opera companies or simply take a tour of one of the only wooden-frame theatres left standing in Europe.
- The Place de la Bourse
Take a trip to the centre of the square at Place de la Bourse and admire the beauty of the Three Graces, a beautiful fountain which is a must see at night.