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Things to do in Bordeaux

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Historic Site
“Square with church and typical "arrow", with flea market. Walk very near too ; very nice square "Pierre Renaudel" and the Abbatial holy cross Old district ”
  • 101 locals recommend
Art Museum
“ENGLISH: A fine collection of important paintings, sculpture -- Look for the works of Symbolist artist Odilion Redon. Beautiful gardens. Recently renovated, excellent guided visits. A must-see! ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Tram Station
“A huge open area, usually with fairgrounds, circus, or just for walking through, and a fabulous fountain on one end (with a refreshing spray in the summer)”
  • 47 locals recommend
History Museum
“Histoy of Aquitaine - Wine History - Celts and Romans and Medieval Tresures ! A must-see for anyone interested in French history and art. Beautifully renovated - Great tours in French and English !”
  • 44 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“THE place to have a good dinner and the classical T BONE steak from Bordeaux. Also a very good selection of wines !”
  • 67 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Guinguette on the Garonne bank with live music on summer afternoons and evening - nice view of the Bordeaux left bank open only during summer”
  • 89 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Au cœur de la ville s’élève un des plus vieux beffrois de France su XIIIe siècle, seul vestige des anciens remparts de la ville / In the heart of the city stands one of the oldest belfries of France in the XIII century, the only vestige of the ancient ramparts of the city.”
  • 45 locals recommend
Transit Station
“a common place to visit and direct on the tram. Beautiful spot for photos and opposite you can cool your feet in the miroir d'eau”
  • 115 locals recommend
Plaza
“Des monuments impressionnants : - La cathédrale Saint André - Tour Pey-Berland - Mairie de Bordeaux / Impressive monuments:- Saint André Cathedral - Pey-Berland Tower - City Hall of Bordeaux”
  • 69 locals recommend
Bar
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“This popular funk & soul bar with a terrace hosts a concert at least once a month. Ideal for drinking a beer or a mojito and listening to rock You are here in the center of the Bordeaux hipster world. Good bar, good cocktails, good music, good place”
  • 65 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Une ballade apaisante sur la rive droite, on peut le visiter et partir boire un verre à l’espace Darwin en suivant. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Incredible views across the city of Bordeaux and the Garonne river. You have to climb 231 steps to get to the top so I'd say that it's not ideal attraction for those with a fear of heights!”
  • 65 locals recommend
Fountain
“Really good place to see at day or at night. Many activities, many people. Good when there is summer, good view.”
  • 79 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“L'une des meilleures pizzeria sur Bordeaux The first and the best pizzeria”
  • 81 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Une base sous-marine construite par les nazis durant la seconde guerre mondiale… Aujourd'hui lieu d'exposition d'art contemporain et de spectacles. The submarine basis (WWII) devoted to arts. ”
  • 52 locals recommend
Bar
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“ Déco atypique - Typique style Amsterdam / Atypical decoration - Typical Amsterdam style €”
  • 51 locals recommend