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Bordeaux River Cruises

About Bordeaux 

The word 'Bordeaux' is of course synonymous with French wine and indeed, a visit to this beautiful port and world wine capital on the banks of the Garonne River will offer you plenty of opportunity to sample some of the region’s revered vintages for yourself. River cruisers from the UK will feel particularly at home here too, as despite its connection with the celebrated French export, Bordeaux has a distinctly British legacy, having been controlled by Great Britain for around 300 years. When it comes to heritage, you’ll experience it the moment you arrive, as Bordeaux’s historic port is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Indeed, Bordeaux is one of France’s most rewarding cities with a wealth of cultural and architectural attractions to experience.  

Exploring Bordeaux

Of course, Bordeaux has a wealth of historical landmarks to explore, too. Its Grand Theatre national opera house is one of the most renowned and whether you take in a show or not, you won’t fail to be impressed by its elaborately designed interior. Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux is another popular landmark, a gate which marks the entrance into the city’s medieval quarter and which features an eye-catching clock. Another elaborate city portal popular with visitors, is Porte Cailhau, emmediately recognisable thanks to its distinctive fairy-tale turrets. When it comes to beautiful faith buildings, Bordeaux boasts some popular ones well worth seeing, such as the 17th century St Andre Cathedral and Notre Dame Church, which is almost as beautiful as its more famous Parisian namesake.

Bordeaux tips 

A number of river cruise lines offer itineraries which include overnight stays in Bordeaux, so if you do find yourself with an evening to spend in the city, Les Quais and La Victoire are two great districts in which to enjoy the nightlife. Famous wine vintages to sample include Chateaux Latour, Chateaux Cheval Blanc, Chateaux Pavillion and Chateaux Haut Brion.

Bordeaux Itineraries

Libourne

Bordeaux Affair with Madrid - Bordeaux To Madrid

2 sailing dates August 2021 to September 2021
10 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Spain , Madrid
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Saint Emilion

Beautiful Bordeaux with Madrid -Bordeaux to Madrid

4 sailing dates August 2021 to October 2021
13 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Spain , Madrid
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Paris

Beautiful Bordeaux with Paris -Paris To Bordeaux

17 sailing dates August 2021 to October 2022
13 Nights From Paris, to France , Bordeaux
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Saint Emilion

Beautiful Bordeaux with Paris

18 sailing dates August 2021 to October 2022
12 Nights From Paris, to France , Bordeaux
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Libourne

Bordeaux Affair with Highlights of Paris

4 sailing dates July 2022 to October 2022
9 Nights From Paris, to France , Bordeaux
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Libourne

Flavours of Bordeaux - Round trip Bordeaux

4 sailing dates August 2021 to September 2022
10 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Bordeaux
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Pauillac

Beautiful Bordeaux & Unforgettable Douro

7 sailing dates May 2022 to September 2022
20 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Portugal , Porto
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Salamanca

Douro Discovery from Bordeaux to Porto

1 sailing date August 2021
18 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Portugal , Porto
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Vernon

Bordeaux to Avignon

61 sailing dates July 2021 to October 2022
21 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Avignon
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Libourne

Grand France

50 sailing dates July 2021 to October 2022
7 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Bordeaux

Includes flights and overseas transfers

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Paris

Beautiful Bordeaux with Paris

3 sailing dates August 2021 to September 2021
14 Nights From Paris, to France , Bordeaux
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Bordeaux

Bordeaux Affair with Madrid

2 sailing dates August 2021 to September 2021
10 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Spain , Madrid
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Bordeaux

Flavours of Bordeaux

3 sailing dates May 2022 to September 2022
10 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Bordeaux
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Bordeaux

A Portrait of Majestic France - Bordeaux to Paris

101 sailing dates July 2021 to October 2022
14 Nights From Bordeaux, France to , Paris

Includes flights and overseas transfers

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Bordeaux

Beautiful Bordeaux with Madrid -Bordeaux to Madrid

1 sailing date August 2021
13 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Spain , Madrid
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Blaye

Taste of Bordeaux

85 sailing dates July 2021 to November 2023
7 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Bordeaux

Includes FREE flights and overseas transfers

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Saint Emilion

Bordeaux Affair - Bordeaux to Bordeaux

7 sailing dates August 2021 to October 2022
7 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Bordeaux
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Saint Emilion

Beautiful Bordeaux - Bordeaux to Bordeaux

19 sailing dates August 2021 to October 2022
10 Nights From Bordeaux, France to Bordeaux

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