279
trips planned in the last hour
8.7
out of 10
Trustscore rating

Gironde trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Gironde

Trip Planner Europe  /  France  /  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  /  Gironde
Gironde is a department of the Aquitaine region well known for its Bordeaux wine, its holiday resorts on Arcachon Bay, and as the home of Europe's longest beach, the Côte d'Argent, which attracts many surfers each year. The department is also the birthplace of Jacques-Yves Cousteau who studied all forms of aquatic life. The Great Dune of Pilat in Arcachon Bay near Bordeaux is the tallest sand dune in Europe and a mecca for hiking and windsurfing. The Gironde estuary, with the same name as the department, is where the mouths of the Garonne and Dordogne rivers merge. Gastronomy is important here, with diverse oyster flavors ranging from the delicate aroma of fresh vegetables and citrus fruits to sweet milkiness. Arcachon oyster varieties owe their flavorful reputation to the high quality of plankton they consume during their growth, and are popular attractions in their own right. Gironde is in Nouvelle-Aquitaine. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for France using our trip planner.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Gironde

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Gironde

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Gironde

8 days in Bordeaux & Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Como, Bordeaux & San Sebastian - Donostia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 33 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Bordeaux & Dordogne BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in France & Cremona BY A USER FROM ITALY August, teens, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in France BY A USER FROM ITALY August, teens, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Pauillac BY A USER FROM BELGIUM September, culture, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in La Teste-de-Buch BY A USER FROM FRANCE August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Merignac & Bordeaux BY A USER FROM TURKEY August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in France BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans