Discover the best of Bordeaux with an exclusive English-speaking guide just for you and your group. Tailor your walking tour to your interests and learn all about the history of this elegant French city.
Bordeaux Private Tour Options
When making your reservation, you'll have the choice of three different options depending how much time you'd like to spend exploring Bordeaux with your private guide:
2 hour tour
From your hotel or selected meeting point, you'll make your way to Place des Quinconces, one of the largest squares in Europe. Travel through time as your guide reveals Bordeaux's fascinating past and its intrinsic links to the winemaking industry.
You private walking tour will take you to visit some of the city's most important monuments. Admire the historic Bordeaux Cathedral; the huge Neoclassical-style Grand Théâtre; the Porte de Cailhau, part of the old city walls; and the Utopia Cinema, famous for its location in a former church.
What's more, you're explore Place de la Bourse, considered by many to be one of the most beautiful city squares in Europe. Home to the elegant Chamber of Commerce, the plaza also features the world's largest water mirror, one of Bordeaux's main attractions,
3 hour tour
The three-hour private tour of Bordeaux will follow a similar route to above, but you'll have more time to discover the city's sights in greater detail.
4 hour tour
As well as visiting Bordeaux's historic centre and most important landmarks, the four-hour private tour will take you to the Chartrons district, the heart of Bordeaux's winemaking industry. Here you'll explore some of the city's oldest wine warehouses, while your guide takes you on a journey through the history of wine in the city.
Why book a private tour?
When you reserve a private tour, you have the benefit of choosing your own itinerary. Your exclusive English-speaking guide will explain the history and reveal fascinating anecdotes about the places in Bordeaux that you find most interesting.
Pick your meeting point
You can choose to begin your private walking tour of Bordeaux from your hotel (as long as it's located centrally) or from another meeting point in the city centre. Please bear in mind that if you start the route at your hotel, the duration of your tour will include pick up time.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protection and safety, to help avoid the spread of Covid-19. Specifically, the provider of this tour will apply the following measures:
- Tours or activities will not consist of more than 9 people per group.
- A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
- The use of masks is obligatory. Masks will be given to those clients who do not have their own.
- Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
- All those taking running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
- Handing out of printed material such as maps or brochures will be avoided.
- Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
2 hour tour
Up to 3 peopleUS$ 97.90
Up to 5 peopleUS$ 160.80
Up to 8 peopleUS$ 265.80
Up to 12 peopleUS$ 235
3 hour tour
Up to 3 peopleUS$ 153.90
Up to 5 peopleUS$ 258.80
Up to 8 peopleUS$ 307.80
Up to 12 peopleUS$ 279.80
4 hour tour
Up to 3 peopleUS$ 223.80
Up to 5 peopleUS$ 349.70
Up to 8 peopleUS$ 440.70
Up to 12 peopleUS$ 363.70
2 hours - 4 hours.
The tour is exclusively in English.
English speaking guide.
Private and exclusive tour, there will be no one else in the group.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 4 days before (Bordeaux local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).