Unmissable tourist sites
Bordeaux Travel guide
Bordeaux : Michelin's recommendations
With one of the largest protected townscapes in France (a Unesco World Heritage site), Bordeaux has been transformed by urban restoration projects. With the opening of its tramway network, the regeneration of its left-bank quaysides giving onto the River Garonne, and the development of the right-bank district with it abundant green spaces, this wine capital that is so justifiably proud of its history is very much focused on the future.
Tourist attractions Bordeaux : Things to see and do
Cours d'Alsace F - 33000 Bordeaux
This tower was built in the 15th C and crowned with a steeple but it has always remained separate from Saint-André Cathedral. From the top, there is a panoramic view of the town, if you can manage the 229 steps up the narrow staircase and don't hit y..
place Pey-Berland F - 33000 Bordeaux
Only slightly smaller than Notre-Dame in Paris, this majestic church has a Royal Door that is famous for its Gothic sculptures, and inside a beautiful nave with a Gothic chancel . Beautiful Renaissance organ.
48 rue Vital-Carles F - 33000 Bordeaux
Letters, writings, books and radio sets recall the secret world of the Resistance and in particular Jean Moulin . On the first floor, paintings by J-J Morvan themed Nuit et Brouillard recall the Deportation, plus stories about the Free French Forc..
14 rue de la Vieille Tour F - 33000 BORDEAUX
The QUALYS-HOTEL Tour Intendance is situated in the heart of Bordeaux, next to Place Gambetta and a 2-minute walk from the Grand Theatre. It offers free Wi-Fi and air-conditioned rooms. Guest rooms at La Tour Intendance are equipped with a TV, telep..
15 Cours de L'Intendance F - 33000 Bordeaux
"The BEST WESTERN Bordeaux ""Bayonne Etche-Ona"" is a charming boutique hotel, located in the very heart of the city named ""Gold Triangle"", listed on the Unesco World Heritage Site. With 18th century fa1..
27, rue du Parlement Sainte Catherine F - 33000 Bordeaux
Prix Prices from : 86 €
Set in a 19th-century old mansion, Quality Hotel Bordeaux Centre is located near the lively Saint Pierre district, surrounded by restaurants and boutiques. It offers modern rooms with red and white tones and free Wi-Fi. Each air-conditioned room is ..
Leisure activities Bordeaux
After being picked up at Bordeaux, you will depart for the small village of Saint Emilion. Take a small walking tour in the village with fascinating Romanesque churches and ruins stretching all along steep and narrow streets. The Romans planted v..
Prices from : 33 €
Take a guided tour of wine chateaux in the main Bordeaux appellation on any day of the week. The properties visited change every week and are not restricted to the following schedule: Highlights Led by a local guide Free drinks included ..
Come and admire the lowlands of the Médoc which shares much resemblance with the Dutch polders. First, enjoy a visit and wine tasting in a prestigious classified growth chateau of the Medoc. Then follow the castle road to admire some of the most f..
2 pl. de la Comédie F - 33000 Bordeaux
This elegant brasserie has an attractive terrace overlooking the Place de la Comédie. It is an excellent choice for a seafood platter or specialities from southwest France.
pl. Fernand-Lafargue F - 33000 Bordeaux
The premier Japanese restaurant in Bordeaux! Makis, sushis, plus beef moshi moshi - grilled fillet with fried vegetables... A lovely journey through Japan's culinary delights.
2 pl. de la Comédie F - 33000 Bordeaux
This chic contemporary bistro has open kitchens and a convivial ambience. The menu is brief but mouthwatering, and the choice of wines by the glass is remarkable.
12 r. Ausone F - 33000 Bordeaux
Modern cuisine that makes full use of herbs and spices, created by a chef who works single-handedly in full view of the diners. Minimalist and intimately scaled (numbers are deliberately limited) in a resolutely contemporary setting.
5 Cours de l'Intendance F - 33000 Bordeaux
Le Pressoir d'Argent? The name is perhaps in honour of homard au pressoir, the chef's signature lobster dish. The seafood here is authentic and impressive. The opulent and luxurious decor by Jacques Garcia reflects the Baroque theatricality of the se..
5 r. Montesquieu F - 33000 Bordeaux
A local institution, equally striking for its 1900s grotto decor as for its fine modern cuisine, which is astutely inventive and delightfully flavoursome. The wine list has a superb selection of Bordeaux vintages.