Museum of Fine Art-17th century paintings with works of Titian, Reynolds, Rubens, and Matisse
Saint Andre Cathedral-13th century structure and UNESCO World Heritage Site
Saint-Seurin Basilica-with Romanesque and gothic features and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Saint-Michel Basilica-building began in 14th century, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
The Bordeaux Opera-one of the most beautiful 18th century buildings in France
Esplanade des Quinconces
Pont de Pierre
Your day-long sightseeing excursion takes you through the city of Bordeaux and its vineyards, including the historic wine merchants' district, Les Chartrons.
You'll enjoy a tasting in a wine
merchant's cellar, and combine lunch and wine tastings at a Bordeaux restaurant.
and Cheese, an Introduction to Bordeaux Wines
In a cozy French restaurant, you will experience Bordeaux wine tasting at its finest.
You will participate in a tasting of 3 different wines accompanied by a large selection of French Cheeses which you can personally choose from the cheese cellar.
Departure Point: Bordeaux Tourist
Classes de Graves Wine Tour and Montesquieu's Chateau
Spend a leisurely day exploring the splendid terroir of Pessac-Leognan, birthplace of the Bordeaux vineyards.
You'll sample the prestigious wines of the Graves region and tour the chateau of the famous philosopher and winegrower Baron Charles de Montesquieu (1689 1755).
The red and white wines produced in the Bordeaux wine-growing region of Graves were classified in 1953 by the Institute Nacional des Appellations d'Origine, belonging to the Pessac-Leognan appellation.
are invited to taste these wines with lunch at a chateau, followed by a tour of
Chateau de la Brede, owned by the famous philosopher and winegrower Baron
Charles de Montesquieu.
Bordeaux (Aquitaine) Pop: 225,000
Attractions in Bordeaux
Garden Festival-every June includes concerts, garden displays, and children's events
Musee d'Aquitaine-regional history from prehistoric times to present
Museum of Natural History-natural history and science
Museum of Decorative Arts
CAPC Musee d'Art-art pieces by renowned contemporary artists
Centre Jean Moulin-museum dedicated to Resistance efforts and leaders during WW II
Grape Harvest Festival-annually each September
Bordeaux Pride Festival-wine, dance, drag acts, and novelty acts