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  • Kostenlose Sitzplatzwahl 24 Stunden im Voraus
  • 23kg Freigepäck- Menge inclusive*
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Things to do in Bordeaux

Embrace history, shopping and of course, wine tasting on your extraordinary holiday. There are plenty of things to do in Bordeaux – why not pre-book one of our carefully selected experiences before you go.

For many, a trip to Bordeaux is all about wine-tasting and bathing, but there are plenty of other attractions to fascinate and captivate you. Neoclassical architecture and picturesque parks exist alongside the buzzing nightlife and entertainment. Hire a car to explore the surrounding areas at your own pace, enjoy a short drive to charming St Emilion or a longer journey to the glistening French Riviera.

Wine region activities.

Wine region activities

Enrol at the Maison du Vin de Bordeaux for an induction into the techniques and tasting of wine-making and fantastic chateau visits. See the thousand year old vineyards of St Emilion village, or enjoy a unique pampering experience at Spa de Vinotherapie Caudalie – take a red wine bath, a Merlot wrap or Cabernet body scrub.

Shopping.

Shopping

Stroll along the longest pedestrianised shopping street in Europe, Rue Ste-Catherine, which runs through the historic part of the city. Make a stop at Galerie Bordelaise, a 19th century shopping arcade which is located at the intersection of Rue de la Porte Dijeaux and Rue Ste-Catherine. Or for luxury shopping head to the Le triangle d’or.

Sightseeing.

Sightseeing

Learn about 25,000 years of Bordeaux’s history at Musee d’Aquitane, where the artefacts include stone carvings, collection of Gallo Roman statues and ceramics. Visit Cathedrale St Andre, a UNESCO cultural heritage site that dates back to the 13th and 14th centuries. Or learn more about Bordeaux’s wine production at the Bordeaux Wine and Trade Museum.

Exciting Bordeaux experiences

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Bordeaux wine day trip.

Explore the vineyards that have made Bordeaux wines famous the world over, on this full-day tour. Discover Bordeaux's extraordinary heritage and history and develop a taste for its fabulous wines. Your day-long sightseeing excursion takes you through the city and its vineyards, including the historic wine merchants' district, Les Chartrons. Depending what day you take your tour, your afternoon will either include a tour of two chateaux in Medoc or a chateau tour in St Emilion.

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Arcachon day trip from Bordeaux.

Spend a day away from Bordeaux on this adventurous day trip to the Bay of Arcachon. Take a cruise on the Bay of Arcachon from Cap Ferret. Visit Pyla Dune (Dune du Pyla), the largest sand dune in Europe and enjoy a typical French aperitif, while admiring the spectacular views. In Cap Ferret, enjoy an easy bike ride to an oyster farm for a sample of fresh oysters. Relax on a scenic beach; take a refreshing swim; and continue cycling through the beautiful Landes forest.

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Bordeaux vineyards wine tasting half-day trip.

Enjoy a sample of the regions wine on this afternoon tour of two chateaux. Take a guided tour of wine chateaux in the main Bordeaux appellation on any day of the week. The properties visited change every week, giving you a great insight into the regions finest vineyards. Your bilingual guide will guide you through this unforgettable wine tasting experience.

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Small-group St Emilion bike tour from Bordeaux.

Spend a day, accompanied by a friendly guide, exploring the French region of St Emilion by bike. From Bordeaux, take a train to St Emilion, then cycle to a family-run wine chateau for lunch. Enjoy a wine-tasting class and a tour of the wine cellars, before continuing through the vineyards, passing famous chateaux such as Pomerol and Cheval Blanc. After another wine tasting at Chateau Soutard, you’ll finish the tour with a guided walk of the UNESCO-listed village of St Emilion.

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Small-group wine tasting day trip to Medoc Chateau.

Treat yourself to an once-in-a-lifetime French wine experience. On this full-day tour from Bordeaux, head to the Médoc wine region to take part in the fall harvest at a local winery - Château Le Crock. You'll enjoy breakfast, a lunch with fellow harvesters and a three-course gala dinner, plus take part in a wine tasting and workshop. The Médoc grape harvest only occurs during a limited period year and is truly the ultimate hands-on activity for wine lovers.

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Bordeaux weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Jahreszeitliche Durchschnittstemperatur°C/°F
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  • 15°Okt
  • 10°Nov
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Durchschnittliche monatliche Niederschlagsmenge (in mm)
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Durchschnittliche tägliche Sonnenstunden
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