Do you want to make the most of a tour that takes you through the history and art of the city? Travel back to Bordeaux´s past as you visit its monuments.
What is a Free Tour?
It is about a walking visit with a qualified guides for free. Once the tour is finished, you can put a price according to your level of satisfaction.
The world´s wine capital is only two hours away from Paris. Fancy setting off on a tour through the historical town and its charming streets? Our Historical Bordeaux Free Walking Tour is the perfect option if you want to enjoy an unforgettable experience in the city.
We will start our route in Pey-Berland Tower which has at the top an imposing golden statue of Notre-Dame d´Aquitaine. It was originally built as a bell tower and currently offers the most beautiful views of the city of Bordeaux. We will also talk about the striking Cathedral of Saint-André, a mixture of Gothic and Renaissance styles making it one of the city´s must-see landmarks.
Alongside our English speaking guide, we will walk along the charming Saint-Pierre neighbourhood, filled with antiques and picturesque alleyways. Here you will find the popular Place de la Bourse and the monumental gateway Porte Cailhau that was integrated into the city´s walls.
Subsequently, we will wander towards the Triangle d ´Or (The Golden Triangle) formed by Les Allées de Tourny and the Cours de l´Intendance and the Clemenceau all of which reflect the most characteristic examples of local architectural heritage. Stand back and admire the Bordeaux National Opera and L'îlot Louis, both of extraordinary architectural beauty.
Lastly, we will admire the Monument to the Girondists in the Place des Quinconces. It consists of a 43 metre-high pillar which holds a bronze sculpture that depicts freedom attempting to blow up the chains of oppression.
If you wish to enjoy a wonderful cultural wander and discover the architectural richness of one of the most important cities in France, don´t stop to think twice about booking a place on our Historical Bordeaux Free Walking Tour. Be sure not to miss a single thing!
Cathedral of Saint-André
Place de Quinconces
Monument to the Girondists
Saint Pierre neighbourhood
Place de la Bourse
And much more!
1 hour 45 minutes
English speaking guide
You can check it on the calendar (on the right side) or on the Book button!
Outside guided visit
We will visit from outside all monuments and places of our tour description
The best English speaking guides of Bordeaux
Food and Drinks
Transportation (walking tour)
How to book?
Limited tickets. Do not miss it! Choose the date on the calendar and fill in with your details to complete the booking. Immediate confirmation.
Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?
Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.
Can I modify or cancel my booking?
Are you unable to attend our tour? Let us know to reschedule your booking.