Listed in the UNESCO World Heritage, Bordeaux is an impressive city with countless things to do. In general, Bordeaux and its surroundings are definitely worth to visit. Here are some recommendations if you are interested in this wonderful town considered as the favorite city of the French.
From the commercial Sainte Catherine street known as the largest street in Europe to the beautiful gothic buildings, not to mention great museums, there’s no way you can get bored.
Through a walking tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the old town and its historic monuments. Deluxe Drivers and its experts will be pleased to guide you so you can walk around the cultural city and visit the historic city.
The massive Cathedral Saint André at the Hotel de ville place is typical of the Rayonnant Gothic period. The National Opera and its twelve Corinthian columns radiates a feeling of greatness and splendor, typical of the classic style. Located at the north side of the Sainte Catherine street, it is also face to the famous Regent Hotel known as the Grand Hotel de Bordeaux.
Your guide will not miss a couple of meters away, the Monument aux Girondins, a complex of fountains, that symbolizes the triumph of the Republic, located in the Esplanade des Quinconques, France largest building square and Bordeaux’s big cultural monument.
During night time when it’s lit up, you will be amazed by the Place Royale or Place de la Bourse and its fountain in the center, both built in the 18th century. To make your ride even more pleasant, we’ll bring you to a lovely walk to the Garonne river’s right side, better known as les Quais de Bordeaux. From here, you will have the possibility to admire the enlightened stone bridge and appreciate the atmosphere of Bordeaux town.
According to your cultural tastes, the Musée des Beaux Arts, or the CAPC can satisfy your interest in art or you could choose the Musée d’Aquitaine, if you ‘d rather know better about Bordeaux history.
Indeed, Bordeaux’s beauty and cultural wealth is waiting to be visited. Deluxe Drivers team will be glad to plan an adapted program according to your needs and make your walking tour in Bordeaux town an unforgettable experience…