© Bert Kaufmann from Roermond, Netherlands — Bordeaux, CC BY 2.0, 

06 June 2023  |  Tourism

Un séjour à Bordeaux

If you are on vacation in Bordeaux, we have prepared a selection of unmissable places for you. Going through tasting, visits to museums, good restaurants, places to relax, cultural walks... discover Bordeaux from all angles with its visits and discoveries.

Discover the water mirror

It operates every day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. - directed by the fountain engineer Jean Max Llorca, it is the largest mirror in the world. You will observe the Place de la Bourse as well as the quays.

Water mirror

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Déguster un canelé

Culinary specialty of the region. This sweetness flavored with rum and vanilla is emblematic of the city of Bordeaux. A monumental building almost three centuries old. Located opposite the Place de la Bourse between the Quai de la Douane and the Quai Louis XVIII. A very beautiful work by the landscaper Michel Corajoud.

Canelés Bordeaux

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The City of Bordeaux Wine

Discover this emblematic and cultural place in Bordeaux. A unique sensory experience. Via Sensoria, sensory journey and tasting. A soothing experience, a sensory parenthesis with four artistic universes offering surprising tastings of wines from four regions of the world.

Golf course

Bordeaux Métropole has three golf courses: the golf course in the heart of Caudéran (18 holes), the Bordeaux-Lac golf course with its two 18-hole courses and the Pessac golf course with its fairways lined with pines and lakes on an area of 120 hectares for an 18-hole course.

Climb to the top of the Dune du Pilat

A true emblem of the Arcachon basin, the highest dune in Europe offers a breathtaking view of the surroundings.

Opéra Natinal - Théâtre de Bordeaux, a cultural moment

Bordeaux has several theaters including the superb Grand Théâtre housing the opera where you can attend plays, dance performances and many more. Discover the program of the Théâtre de Bordeaux here:

Aquitaine Museum

The history of the region since the prehistoric period, this museum is a very popular place for history lovers.

The pools of lights

The largest digital art center in the world hosting an exhibition that plunges into the masterpieces of Monet, Renoir, Chagall.

Bassins des lumières

 © Bassins des lumières 

The 6 visit areas:

Le cube

A soundproof and isolated space of 220 m² and 8m high for a unique experience.

The immersive city

A place where you can sit down to discover digital exhibitions in a different way.

large mooring buoys

For projecting images on water.

The base museum

To present the history of the submarine base.

Educational space

Create a link with the museums and original works that have enabled the creation of digital exhibitions.

A mezzanine, stage and bleachers

In order to offer different points of view from above.

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Amélie Roca

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