Best Things To Do in Bordeaux, France

Whether you're visiting Bordeaux for a few days or are a localite, Bordeaux is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Bordeaux. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Bordeaux. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Bordeaux. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Bordeaux keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Bordeaux listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

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Tourist Attractions in Bordeaux

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Bordeaux that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1759 itineraries
    Rue Ste. Catherine

    Tags: Walking Area, Food And Drinks, Market, Shopping Center

    Address: Rue. Ste. Catherine, Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A 1200 metre long shopping bonanza, this pedestrian street is said to be the longest shopping street in Europe, and it never disappoints. It’s been around since roman times and it’s basic ...Read more

  2. #2 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1786 itineraries
    Place De La Bourse

    Tags: Architecture , Swimming Pool

    Address: Place de la Bourse, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Bordeaux’s most beautiful square stands as it did in the 18th century, surrounded by a lovely collection of symmetrical palace-like facades. The name translates into the “place of the wall...Read more

  3. #3 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1739 itineraries
    Grande Theatre De Bordeaux

    Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Theatre, Architecture

    Address: Place de la Comedie, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 06:30 pm Details

    A lot of tourists feel more than satisfied enough to admire this beautiful building from the outside. It’s grand, true; Victor Louis was building a neo-classical temple of Arts and Light with Co...Read more

  4. #4 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1639 itineraries
    Cathedrale St-andre

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Place Pey Berland, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Seat of the Archbishop of Bordeaux-Bazas, this once Romanesque cathedral now displays extensive Gothic influence.13 year old Eleanor of Aquitaine was married here in 1137 only months before she became...Read more

  5. #5 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1423 itineraries
    Utopia

    Tags: Entertainment, Theatre

    Address: 5 Place Camille Jullian, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 11:00 am - 11:45 pm Details

    It’s not often that a simple cinema is a famous landmark, so when it happens there has to be something special going on. In this case, it’s the old fashioned charm of the place. Breaking a...Read more

  6. #6 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1205 itineraries
    Place De Parlement

    Tags: Walking Area, Cafe, Restaurant, Square

    Address: Place du Parlement, 33000 Bordeaux

    Timings: 11:00 am - 02:00 pm Details

    Usually a city square is all about the architecture or the people watching. Indeed, this one has a beautiful neo-rococo fountain right in the centre, and rococo facades, and sure the people are pretty...Read more

  7. #7 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1571 itineraries
    Musee D'aquitaine

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: 20 Cours Pasteur, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This charming little museum doesn’t pretend to be anything more than it is, and what it is, is beautiful. It does nothing more or less than to preserve and display a record of Bordeaux and Aquit...Read more

  8. #8 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1559 itineraries
    Church Of Notre Dame

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: 1 Rue Mably, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The first thing you notice about this is the incredibly detailed façade. There’s so much to look at that it can be a bit confusing to know where to start. Still, it’s beautiful work...Read more

  9. #9 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1168 itineraries
    Tour Pey Berland

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: Place Pey Berland, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    As any good sacred destination lover will know, church towers aren’t supposed to stand separately from their churches (in this case the St. Andre’s Cathedral). This one does, because it&rs...Read more

  10. #10 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1332 itineraries
    Place Des Quinconces

    Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Monument, Square

    Address: Place des Quinconces, Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm Details

    A 31 acre sized city square – one of the largest on the continent. Breaking down what you can expect to see here: Trees planted around in a quincunx pattern. Two rostral columns symbolising Com...Read more

  11. #11 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1382 itineraries
    Museum Of Wine And Trade

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 41 Rue Borie, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Aquitaine wine is famous. It’s been around for god knows how long (we know, relax. Two thousand years)and has a fun story to it. If you want to hear that story told, this is the place to go! Hou...Read more

  12. #12 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 1204 itineraries
    Basilique Saint-seurin

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Unesco Site

    Address: Place des Martyrs de la Résistance, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    A UNESCO World Heritage Site and the city’s oldest church, this austere and imposing building is most famous for it’s crypt. Saint Fort, Merovigians and innumerable Christians are buried h...Read more

  13. #13 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 2 itineraries
    Parc Aux Angeliques

    Tags: Park

    Address: Quai des Queyries, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Parc Aux Angeliques roughly translates to The Angelic Park. This park is located on ancient lands bought by the city of Bordeaux at the Autonomous Port and is built on the right bank of the Garonne Ri...Read more

  14. #14 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 9 itineraries
    Palais Rohan

    Tags: Palace, Architecture

    Address: 1 Place Pey Berland, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    Timings: 12:00 am - 02:00 am Details

    The Palais Rohan or Rohan Palace is an elegant 18th century structure boasting of the Neoclassical Baroque architecture designed by Richard-François Bonfin. Depicting the power and wealth of th...Read more

  15. #15 of 169 Things To Do in Bordeaux
    - Used in 424 itineraries
    Halle Des Chartrons

    Tags: Entertainment, Concert, Hall

    Address: 10 Place du Marché Chartrons, 33000 Bordeaux, France

    This eighteenth-century concert hall has witnessed many concerts, cultural shows, and exhibitions. This octagonal hall has eighteen arced windows which make the establishment one of the unique buildin...Read more

Activities And Tours

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