Best known for its world-famous wines, Bordeaux delights travellers with its olde-worlde charm and amazing waterfront. Book your flight to Bordeaux with Blue Air and experience French cuisine at its finest.
Discover Bordeaux’s historic architecture when you explore Port de la Lune, the world’s largest urban UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ride the tram across the iconic Pont de Pierre. Stroll through the Bacalan neighbourhood, and marvel at the art deco architecture. Visit the Basilica of St. Michael and see the bell tower. Then journey to the Tour Pey Berland, a 15th-century gothic tower, climb up the stairs, and witness breathtaking city views. On a hot day, go to Le Miroir d’Eau, the world’s largest reflecting pool, and play in the water spurts.
Visit the Musée d’Aquitaine and discover Aquitaine’s rich history, as well as prehistoric relics and Gallo-Roman art. Then immerse yourself in the vibrant colours of Pittoni, Delacroix, and Daubigny at the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux. Afterward, find a seat at an outdoor cafe, order the canelés – little domed cakes flavoured with rum – and indulge your sweet tooth.
Start at the Musée du Vin et du Négoce, learn how Bordeaux’s iconic wines are developed, and sample a variety of local tastes. Then join a tour of the nearby vineyards and sample their wares. Signing up for a wine-cooking class is also an interesting option.