Listed since 2007 on the World Heritage List of the UNESCO, Bordeaux is a unique city with multiple interests. Since the 2000’s were undertaken large public works to beautify the city and to protect its heritage, already defended in the 19th century by the famous french writer Victor Hugo :
“The double face of Bordeaux is curious : it is both time and coincidence which made it, people should not ruin it.”
Follow your guide and retrace the history of Bordeaux through its great monuments that have marked the city and survived the centuries. Follow the steps of Eleanor, duchess of Aquitaine, from the Place du Palais to the Saint-André Cathedral, walk through the gates of the medieval walled town, today open on the Garonne river, and relive the Golden Age of Bordeaux by admiring the magnificent Place de la Bourse.
You guide will take your through the streets of the medieval district, to the discovery of the typical squares and local boutiques. From the Miroir d’Eau to the Triangle d’Or, discover the favorite places of the people of Bordeaux, and watch the transformations of the city throughout the centuries reveal themselves !
Practical information :
- Meeting point : your hotel, according to its location
- Duration : around 3 hours
- Route length : around 3 km (1,8 miles)
- Pricing : 240€ for a group from 1 to 12
- Included : private guide
- Not included : tip (optional), tasting fees, transportation