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🥇⭐️ Essential Bordeaux Free Walking Tour ⭐️🥇

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

Walkie Talkie Free Tours offer the most exciting insightful tours in France. Our aim is to bring local knowledge and insights to you, the traveller. Our free walking tours discover the local hidden gems as well as local famous landmarks. Our tour guide will be sure to bring the city to life whether that’s is Bordeaux, Marseille or the city of lights, Paris.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
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Tour description

Join us for a 2-hour walking tour of Bordeaux that is a must-book experience for all guests visiting this magnificent city. Our knowledgeable guide will lead you on a journey through the charming streets and historic landmarks, allowing you to discover the rich history and cultural heritage of Bordeaux. From the impressive Cathedral St. Andre to the iconic Place de la Bourse, and the stunning Grand Théâtre to the elegant Place Camille Julian, you'll see some of the city's most iconic sights.

Climb to the top of the Tower Pey Berland for breathtaking views over the city, and explore the medieval Porte Cailhau. Stroll down the bustling Rue Saint Catherine and discover the charming beauty of Place Saint Projet. Immerse yourself in the history of the 12th-century Saint Pierre Church and learn about the Girondist political movement of the French Revolution at the Monument aux Girondins.

This tour is not just a sightseeing experience, it's a journey through the heart and soul of Bordeaux. Book now and discover why this is a must-experience tour for anyone visiting this iconic city.

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⚠️ Note: We are unable to accept reservations of groups larger than 6 adults without prior notice. This includes multiple bookings under another name. If you'd like to join us as a group, there is a group fee of €10 per adult that should be prepaid before the tour starts. Or you can also arrange a private tour with the guide on an available date.⚠️

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pl. Pey Berland, 33000 Bordeaux, France
    Pl. Pey Berland, 33000 Bordeaux, France
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    Look for the red umbrella at The Statue of Jacques Chaban Delmas (meeting point)

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    Statue de Jacques Chaban-Delmas

    Our meeting point - Look out for the red umbrella

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    Hôtel de ville de Bordeaux

    The Bordeaux Hotel de Ville is a stunning example of Renaissance architecture, located in the heart of the city. Built in the 18th century, this magnificent building has played a central role in the history and administration of Bordeaux. With its ornate facade and elegant interiors, the Bordeaux Hotel de Ville is a must-visit for anyone interested in the rich cultural heritage of the city. Discover its history and significance on our walking tour, and see why this iconic building is a true gem of Bordeaux.

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    Pey Berland Tower

    The Tower Pey Berland is a popular tourist attraction. Climb to the top for breathtaking views over the city and learn about its history from our knowledgeable guide.

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    Cathédrale Saint-André

    The Cathedral St. Andre is a stunning example of Gothic architecture, with its impressive stained glass windows and soaring spires. Dating back to the 13th century, this cathedral is a must-visit for anyone interested in the rich history and cultural heritage of Bordeaux.

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    Outside visit
    Place Saint-Projet

    The Place Saint Projet is a charming square surrounded by traditional Bordeaux architecture. Discover the beauty of this historic square and learn about its significance in the city's history.

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    Outside visit
    Rue Sainte-Catherine

    Learn of Europes longest pedestrian shopping street.

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    Entrance not included
    La Toque Cuivrée

    Try the famous Bordeaux pastry, the Canelé but more importantly learn about Bordeaux slave trade in the 18th and 19th century.

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    Outside visit
    Cinéma Utopia

    The Saint Simeon Church dates back to the 15th century. Here, you will learn of the curious past of the building and what it currently is today.

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    Outside visit
    Porte Cailhau

    The Porte Cailhau is a medieval gateway, one of the few remaining examples of Bordeaux's ancient fortifications. Explore this iconic landmark and learn about its significance in the city's history.

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    Outside visit
    Église Saint-Pierre

    The Saint Pierre Church is a stunning example of Romanesque architecture, dating back to the 12th century. Immerse yourself in the history of this beautiful church, and learn about its significance in the city's cultural heritage.

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    Place de la Bourse

    The Place de la Bourse is one of Bordeaux's most recognizable landmarks, with its iconic Miroir d'eau and striking neoclassical architecture. Admire the beauty of this central square and learn about its significance in the city's history.

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    Outside visit
    Grand-Théàtre de Bordeaux

    The Place de la Comédie is a central square surrounded by stunning buildings and cultural landmarks, including the Grand Théâtre. Take in the vibrant atmosphere of this iconic square and discover why it is a must-visit for anyone visiting Bordeaux.

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    Outside visit
    Presbytère de l'église Notre-Dame

    The funeral of Francesco Goya was here. Discover the mystery of his death and admire the Baroque architecture

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    Le Bar à Vin

    You can’t leave Bordeaux with learning about the wine! This wine bar is an amazing example of all that is good about the local appellations.

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    Monument aux Girondins

    The Monument aux Girondins is an iconic monument that pays homage to the Girondist political movement of the French Revolution. Learn about this important historical moment from our knowledgeable guide, and see why this is a must-visit for anyone interested in the rich history and cultural heritage of Bordeaux.

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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Zybartas 14 Apr 2024
Ukmergė

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
I gave what I need from this walking tour in Bordeaux. Thanks to guide Mark :)
Jane 14 Apr 2024
Orillia

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Wonderful slice of information - cultural, political, gastronomical, geographical and of couse covered the wine industry. Excellent tour. Wonderful guide.
Ricardo 09 Apr 2024

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
Very funny visit to the city, with lots of interesting information and good disposition! A visit to repeat for sure!
Steve 09 Apr 2024
Chelmsford

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Thoroughly enjoyable tour with Mark. Interesting, fun and very well presented. Would definitely recommend
Mar Sáez 07 Apr 2024
Alicante

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Camila fue maravillosa. Estamos muy agradecidos por todo lo que nos ayudó para conocer la ciudad. Gracias Camila 🥰
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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