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Bordeaux UNESCO City Free Tour

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on May 20, 2020

Here at 5 Star Tours Bordeaux we offer you customized tours to suit your needs. Our UNESCO Free Walking Tour is our most popular, where we take a journey back in time showing all the sights Bordeaux has to offer.

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Tour description

Take part in the best free walking tour of Bordeaux. Our exclusive UNESCO tour begins in the center of Bordeaux, where your guide will meet you at the statue of Jacque-Chaban Delmas.

Our guide will have RED UMBRELLA.

Our tour begins at the Statue of Jacques Chaban-Delmas overlooking the beautiful Hôtel de Ville , where you will be amazed by the breathtaking views of the Cathedral Saint Andre and the Pey Berland Tower .

From here, we will stroll through the old town streets of Bordeaux and stop at Place Saint Projet to learn about the history of the square and old church and cementary dating back to the early Middle Ages. Want to do some shopping? The famous 1.4km Rue Saint Catherine is along our way where we can delved into its formation and background.If you are lucky, we may stop for the local famous pastry, the Canelé.

The tour continues to the charming Place Camille Jullian , where you will discover a hidden secret located here. Porte Cailhau has a rich history, which you will learn from your guide, dating back to the Middle Ages as the gateway to the city.

You will then continue to the Place de la Bourse and pass through the famous Saint Pierre district, where the city's first port was once located. Have you been to Santiago de Compostelle?

Learn about Bordeaux's secret slave trade at the Place de la Bourse and snap a photo of the famous Miroir D'Eau. The tour ends in the north of the city, where we admire the Grand Theatre and conclude our tour at the Monuments aux Girondins.

 We will visit the following places:

  1.  Cathedral St.Andre
  2.  Tower Pey Berland
  3.  Rue Saint Catherine
  4.  Place Saint Projet
  5.  Place Camille Julian
  6.  Porte Cailhau
  7.  Saint Pierre Church
  8.  Place de la Bourse
  9.  Miroir d'eau
  10.  Place de la Comédie
  11.  Grand Théatre
  12.  Monument aux Girondins

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  • Meeting point:
    10 Place Pey Berland 33000 Bordeaux F...
    10 Place Pey Berland 33000 Bordeaux France
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    I will have a red umbrella and a big smile!

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Paola 09 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Sky was a great guru, she has a very good knowledge of the city and has very good tips about places to eat, to drink and other services we need. Absolutely recommended to do a tour with Guru Walk :)
Eliška 10 Dec 2022

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Travelled alone - Dec 2022
Scarlet is a really funny and smart young woman. I really love that! She also have a great tips for where to go and also a good talk about the history of this town!
Kirsty 10 Dec 2022

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Travelled alone - Dec 2022
100% recommend Skylar was an incredible guide enduring everyone was included. Very informative and fun tour! One of my favourite walking tours I’ve been on!
Andrea 09 Dec 2022

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Travelled in group - Dec 2022
Un tour genial para tener una visión de los sitios más importantes
Carla 09 Dec 2022

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2022
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 20 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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