places to visit in bordeaux




Places to visit  Bordeaux


place de la bourse

Bordeaux    28ks

magnificent architecture, 

restaurants, parks, wine, market... 





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mirror pool 

Quality private accommodation in vineyard region  - Chez Emilion


Three UNESCO World Heritage site within 30 minutes!

Chez Emilion - accommodation

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Bordeaux wine tasting

bordeaux xine cellar 

Good wine

Beautiful chateaux

 tour in English

Our recommendations

pichon longueville 



Notre Dame de Meslier.

le vierge de meslier


Shrine containing a statue of the Virgin Mary, said to have performed miracle cures. 

Pilgrims came from all over France.

2 min walk

 vierge de meslier     

Chateau du Bouilh

Chateau du Bouilh 18th century historic chateau which also produces excellent wine


18th century historic chateau 

 Mediaeval town

St Emilion    

Mediaeval town.

UNESCO World Heritage site

30 k

St Emilion  


winz tourThe solution to your visit to the  Bordeaux    region


wine toursPersonalized transport, in luxury, air-conditioned vehicles


blaye citadel 


Blaye   Citadel 

UNESCO World Heritage site

Wonderful market Wednesday & Saturday


blaye citadel  






Haut Macô   


Cotes de Bourg

Tastings in English by appointment.


15 minutes from Chez Emilion

haut maco 


Chateau Haut Macô

golf bordeaux

18 golf courses  in and around Bordeaux


 golf  bordeaux 

 Chateau Branda

Chateau Branda

medieval gardens, wine

10 minutes

Chateau Branda  


bordeaux opera 


Bordeaux by night

bordeaux place de la bourse 

Place de La Bourse

Bordeaux  in  7 days

  • 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites within 30 minutes

  • Cave etchings predating Lascaux - between 33,000 and 26,000 BC.

  • Some of the best  wines in the world!

  • Medieval towns

  • Citadels

  • Chateaux



 visits to 

Remy Martin






le porge beach

Le Porge

Kilometers of unspoilt beachsmall resort with bars and restaurants

1 hour

le porge beach 

The Atlantic coast 

Arcachon, Lacanau, Biscarrosse, &  Royan are big resorts.  Many wild beaches :  Le Porge, Petit Nice  



La Palmyre  Zoo   One of the best zoos in France.

 Home to 1600 animals including gorillas, rhinoceros and super view of polar bears swimming underwater. Sea lion and parrot shows.


The Dune of  Pyla  biggest sand dune in Europe.   

1 hour


Aqualand  near Arcachon – Water amusement park   1hr


Arcachon basin  many little ports where you

can eat fresh oysters with white wine.  

arcachon basin 

Bordeaux mirror pool 


the biggest paddling pool in the world!


place de la bourse  

Montendre  lake with small sandy beach  - 25ks

St Christoly  2 lakes with  small beach and fishing.  Lakeside restaurant. 20ks  

Grotte de Pair-Non Pair



Small prehistoric cave with engravings of animals  dating  25,000 BC  

 15 mins

 Pair-Non Pair 

Col de Ibardin,

Col de Ibardin, Spain 

  Village perched on a mountain with shops & tapas bars  selling cheap alcohol & gifts.

 260ks  2 ½ hours


Aubeterre sur Dronne

Aubeterre sur Dronne,  

12 century Monolithic church carved into a cliff


1 hour



cavignac market 


Markets -  mornings

Thursday       St André de Cubzac, Cavignac

Saturday       Blaye,  St André de Cubzac 

Wednesday    Blaye 

Sunday         Bourg sur Gironde, Libourne,  

                    Bordeaux St Michel  antiques market


world's biggest carp  

Graham Slaughter with his record-breaking catch. 88lb 6oz Mirror Carp.

Big fish!


British carp angler Graham Slaughter and the world's biggest carp  (record now broken) weighing in at a whopping 88lb 6oz from Rainbow Lakes south of Bordeaux.


Graham was handed two bottles of Champaign by the owner of the lake near Bordeaux in France before being hurled into the water by his jubilant pals.


Pêche à la carpe - pêche en No-Kill




Les Lacs du Moulin Blanc
St Christolly De Balye

 20 minutes

Sandy beach


 Lacs Moulin Blanc


tree walking



Activities for children


2 Chemin de Froumy - 33920 Saint Savin


20 minutes


Village walk - deer park

village walk woods

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