Bordeaux: Small group - Guided Walking Tour

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Explore Bordeaux, the city of wine, with Guadalupe, a knowledgeable local guide & sommelier. Discover the highlights of the city, monuments, history and secrets on a 2-hour tour.

Highlights

  • Learn about the origin of Bordeaux and its changes during the years
  • Visit the outside of Cathédrale Saint-André and the Pey Berland bell tower
  • Discover the best address to try the typical patisseries of Bordeaux
  • Immerse yourself in Bordeaux narrow Medieval streets
  • Visit Place de la Bourse and the Water Mirror (Miroir d'Eau)

Description

Visiting Bordeaux? Join Guadalupe, a local guide and other fellow travellers (small group) on a fun and interactive way of discovering the ancient city of Bordeaux. Meet her at the entrance of Hôtel de Ville/City Hall (Place Pey Berland) by the blue door. You will learn about its history and different purposes throughout the years. Next, discover the prestigious and beautiful Cathédrale Saint-André. Marvel at learning about the city's Pey Berland bell tower and the various statues present in the square. Venture to the city centre, where you will discover several squares that played an important role in the history of Bordeaux, including Place Saint Projet and Camille Julian. Learn about our typical patisseries and the famous Cannelé. Then you will discover the Medieval part of the city, with its ancient streets and different trades. At Place du Palais, you will hear about the history and the function of the Porte Cailhau and the changes of this famous square. Continue the tour by exploring the medieval quarter of Saint Pierre, learning about its contrasts, uses over the years and lively addresses to dine. Guadalupe will guide you to the imposing Place de la Bourse, to learn about the importance of the port, commerce and trade. Don't miss the water mirror, symbol of the city and the best place to take a souvenir photo. You will then discover the Golden Triangle, the most prestigious and exclusive district of the city. The tour will end at Place de la Comédie, after telling you about the different changes of the square and explaining you about the creation of the most famous building of the city, the Grand Théâtre. Guadalupe will share her best recommendations of local restaurants, wine bars and all the information you need to make your stay the most enjoyable one.

Includes

English speaking local guide Small group of maximum 15 people Recommendations of restaurants, bars and things to do in Bordeaux

Important Information

  • Guadalupe will be waiting for you at the entrance of Hôtel de Ville (City Hall - Place Pey Berland) by the blue door.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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