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Bordeaux: River Garonne Cruise with Glass of Wine

1. Bordeaux: River Garonne Cruise with Glass of Wine

Discover Bordeaux from the River Garonne onboard the yacht, Le Luna. Enjoy a different perspective on the historic city with expert commentary as you sip on your choice of wine, hot drink or soft drink, and enjoy a piece of canelé cake. From the river, see some of the most famous sights of the city including the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Gothic Cathedral. Admire 18th and 19th-century mansions and art museums. Learn about the rich history of the city from your expert guide as your cruise along on a vintage post-war yacht. Enjoy a glass of local wine and a small traditional cake from the region, known as a canelé.

Bordeaux: Scenic River Cruise with Commentary and Canelés

2. Bordeaux: Scenic River Cruise with Commentary and Canelés

Discover the wines and scenic waterfront of Bordeaux on a 1.15-hour wine tasting cruise, and marvel at 18th-century façades, Stone Bridge and other romantic bridges, and busy ports from the River Garonne. Explore the Chartrons district from the Garonne River. Climb aboard the pleasure electric drive boat Sirius at Les Bateaux Bordelais landing stage (Quais des Chartrons) in the city center. Set sail at 2:45 PM or 4 PM, and cruise by the historic façades of the UNESCO-listed Port de la Lune with the romantic Stone bridge, and modern district of Bacalan with the Cité du Vin museum. Pass under the lift bridge of Pont Jacques-Chaban-Delmas, and continue past the Pont d’Aquitaine (Bordeaux' Golden Gate). Once you have sailed past the village of Lormont, the boat will turn around and cruise back to the city center from the port zone of Bassens. Along the way, you will tatse 2 marvelous Canelés from the famous brand Baillardran, hearing the link between the canelé's story and the city of Bordeaux, from the Palais de la Bourse to the estuaty entrance.

Bordeaux: Evening Apéritif Cruise on the River Garonne

3. Bordeaux: Evening Apéritif Cruise on the River Garonne

Discover the wines and scenic waterfront of Bordeaux on a 1.5-hour wine tasting cruise, and marvel at 18th-century façades, Stone Bridge and other romantic bridges, and busy ports from the River Garonne. Explore the Chartrons district from the Garonne River. Climb aboard the pleasure electric drive boat Sirius at Les Bateaux Bordelais landing stage (Quais des Chartrons) in the city center. Set sail at 6:45 PM, and cruise by the historic façades of the Unesco-listed Port de la Lune with the romantic Stone bridge, and modern district of Bacalan with th eCité du Vin museum. Pass under the lift bridge of Pont Jacques-Chaban-Delmas, and continue past the Pont d’Aquitaine (Bordeaux' Golden Gate). Once you have sailed past the village of Lormont, the boat will turn around and cruise back to the city center from the port zone of Bassens. Along the way, taste different wines representative of the regional vineyards of Bordeaux, all served with typical aperitifs, cheeses, snacks and a local Canelé. Learn the history of Bordeaux and its river and wine trade. Then, return to the quay for an approximate 8:30 PM disembarkation.

Bordeaux: 2-Hour River Dinner Cruise

4. Bordeaux: 2-Hour River Dinner Cruise

From the quai des Chartrons, climb aboard a pleasure boat in Bordeaux and cruise along the waterfront for a unique perspective of the beautiful city. Listed by Unesco as an inhabited historic city of outstanding urban and architectural value, the port city of Bordeaux has more protected buildings than any other city in France except Paris. You will pass under a vertical-lift bridge spanning the River Garonne and continue to the Pont d'Aquitaine. While on board, enjoy a sit down menu of delicious French food, including a starter, main course and dessert. The boat will turn around after the Port of Bassens and return to the pier in Bordeaux at approximately 2:00 PM. Each dish is prepared on board by the Chef and his team.

Bordeaux: Wine Tasting Cruise

5. Bordeaux: Wine Tasting Cruise

Discover the wines and scenic waterfront of Bordeaux on a 1.5-hour wine tasting cruise, and marvel at 18th-century façades, Stone Bridge and other romantic bridges, and busy ports from the River Garonne. Explore the Chartrons district from the Garonne River Climb aboard the pleasure boat at our dock (facing the 24, Quai des Chartrons) at 16:15, and then cruise by the historic buildings of the UNESCO-listed Port de la Lune. Pass under the bridges of the Pont Jacques-Chaban-Delmas and Pont d’Aquitaine (Bordeaux' Golden Gate). After you pass the village of Lormont, the boat will turn around and sail back to the city center from the port zone of Bassens. Along the way, taste 2 wines representative of the regional vineyards of Bordeaux, all under the expert tuition of a wine guide and lecturer. Learn the history of Bordeaux and its river and wine trade. Return to the quay for an approximate 18:00 disembarkation.

Bordeaux: Lunch Cruise

6. Bordeaux: Lunch Cruise

From the quai des Chartrons, climb aboard a pleasure boat in Bordeaux and cruise along the waterfront for a unique perspective of the beautiful city. Listed by Unesco as an inhabited historic city of outstanding urban and architectural value, the port city of Bordeaux has more protected buildings than any other city in France except Paris. You will pass under a vertical-lift bridge spanning the River Garonne and continue to the Pont d'Aquitaine. While on board, enjoy a sit down menu of delicious French food, including a starter, main course and dessert. The boat will turn around after the Port of Bassens and return to the pier in Bordeaux at approximately 2:00 PM. Each dish is prepared on board by the Chef and his team.

Bordeaux: City Sightseeing Cruise

7. Bordeaux: City Sightseeing Cruise

Immerse yourself in a captivating journey, complete with fascinating commentary that reveals all the secrets of the historic city, on this sightseeing cruise in Bordeaux. Admire the majestic Pont de Pierre, Place de la Bourse and Quinconces from a unique vantage point: the river. Let yourself be captivated by the charm of this exceptional panorama, frozen in time. You're welcome to bring your own snacks, salads, sandwiches or picnics (no alcoholic beverages or glass containers). Enjoy your food on board the boat, and enjoy the cruise in a whole new way. Depending on the dates, local producers may be present on board (not always guaranteed). You'll be able to indulge your taste buds with carefully prepared dishes as you contemplate the breathtaking scenery that passes before your eyes. But that's not all. Once docked, take time to stroll, explore. and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of the "Port de la Lune." Take an hour or more to soak up the history and beauty that surrounds you in this timeless city before the tour concludes.

Bordeaux : Private Night Guided Walking Tour

8. Bordeaux : Private Night Guided Walking Tour

"Enchanted Nights in Bordeaux: Unveiling the City's Charms under Starlit Skies" Step into a world of elegance and allure as you embark on a private nighttime exploration of Bordeaux. As the sun sets, the city transforms into a magical wonderland, where history comes to life amidst the twinkling stars. Wander through the illuminated streets and be captivated by Bordeaux's undeniable charm. Admire the majestic Place de la Bourse, adorned with the mesmerizing Miroir d'eau, reflecting the city's beauty in a shimmering dance. Marvel at the awe-inspiring Grosse Cloche, standing tall with centuries of stories to tell. Immerse yourself in the historic district of Le Vieux Bordeaux, where ancient alleys and monuments whisper tales of bygone eras. Each step leads you deeper into the heart of this enchanting city, where history and mystery intertwine. Indulge your senses with Bordeaux's culinary delights and esteemed viticulture. Savor the essence of French gastronomy and experience the rich tapestry of flavors that this region is renowned for. Feel the magic of this exceptional city, where time seems to stand still, embracing you in the French way of life. As you bid farewell to Bordeaux's embrace, carry with you the cherished memories of this unforgettable journey. The nights spent under the starlit skies will leave an indelible imprint on your heart, a treasure to be cherished for a lifetime. Let the dream of Bordeaux's enchanted nights linger in your soul, beckoning you to return for more magical moments.

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The tour guide had a lot of interesting things to tell about Bordeaux and its history. 90 minutes boat trip + drink - very good price/performance ratio. Definitely recommended!

The tour was great, the guide shifted between French and English effortlessly and her English narration was animated and entertaining. Highly recommend.

Very friendly and smiling guide. In addition, the sound quality was excellent, perfect for not missing any information (and any jokes)😉

Very nice discovery of Bordeaux by the river. Thanks to our guide for the comments! The small glass of wine is an undeniable plus!

Very good time spent on the boat, the guide and the team were great! I recommend :)