Bordeaux is a fabulous town and a must-see whilst you are in the area! Discover Bordeaux from a different point of view on a cruise along the river and soak up the singular atmopshere in the old part of Bordeaux.
Bordeaux town centre
Travel back in time and discover the sights in this town of Art and History. Bordeaux is steeped in outstanding historic and architectural heritage, listed by UNESCO. Discover the Grand Théâtre, Place de la Bourse, Porte Cailhau, the Saint Pierre district, the "Grosse Cloche" bell tower and Saint André cathedral... some splendid sites that make it worthwhile to linger.
Bordeaux is also renowned for its department stores and luxury boutiques - heaven for shopaholics !
Bordeaux's vineyards are located just a few miles from the residence: château Haut Brion, Château Pape Clément, Graves grand cru, Château Rolin Haut Briand : a great organic Bordeaux. You have a choice of 5 wine routes.
Discover Arcachon, the perfect coastal resort for families and friends: beaches, watersports, outdoor activities, discovering nature reserves, oyster farming…
The Ile aux Oiseaux, the Dune du Pilat, wooden huts on stilts, Cap Ferret landend... discover the tourist attractions which have made Arcachon what it is today.
Activities and day trips
There is plenty to do in Bordeaux. If you love art, why not visit the CAPC contemporary art museum in Bordeaux. Or you can take a trip to Pessac zoo. In the evening you can take a stroll around Place Saint Pierre, the historic centre, which is bursting with small squares and lively narrow streets, or head for Le Pacha nightclub.