8 days in Bordeaux & Biarritz Itinerary

8 days in Bordeaux & Biarritz Itinerary

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8 days in Bordeaux & Biarritz Itinerary

Start: Bordeaux
1
Bordeaux
— 4 nights
2
Biarritz
— 3 nights
End: Bordeaux

4
nights
Bordeaux

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Get a sense of the local culture at Chateau de Bridoire and Place de la Bourse (Place Royale). Museum-lovers will appreciate Andre Voulgre's museum and Atelier D.Z' arts. Get out of town with these interesting Bordeaux side-trips: Eglise Saint Roch le Monteil (in Lamonzie-Saint-Martin), Chateau Cluzeau (in Flaugeac) and Issigeac Sunday Market (in Issigeac). Dedicate the 11th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Bourdeilles, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of La Cite du Vin, and see the interesting displays at Moulin de la Rouzique.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bordeaux trip itinerary app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Bordeaux. In May in Bordeaux, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Biarritz.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Issigeac, Chateau Cluzeau, Cathedrale St-Front, Eglise Saint Roch le Monteil, Chateau de Bourdeilles
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Chateau de Bourdeilles ©
Chateau de Bourdeilles
Chateau de Bridoire ©
Chateau de Bridoire

3
nights
Biarritz

Biarritz ©
A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): look for gifts at L'Atelier du Piment, view the masterpieces at Banaka, get engrossed in the history at Villa Arnaga, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Loreztia, then take in the exciting artwork at Spacejunk, then enjoy the sand and surf at La Cote des Basques, and finally admire the striking features of Chateau Observatoire Abbadia.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Biarritz vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Bordeaux to Biarritz takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Biarritz sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 17th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Biarritz

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Bayonne, Cambo les Bains, Chateau Observatoire Abbadia, Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste, L'Atelier du Piment
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Aquarium de Biarritz ©
Aquarium de Biarritz
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste ©
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Banaka ©
Banaka

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