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Flights to Bordeaux

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Bordeaux is a port city in southwestern France, known for its world-famous wine region. It sits on the Garonne River, about 500 kilometres southwest of Paris. The city itself is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with a historic centre filled with grand 18th-century buildings and pedestrian-friendly squares. Visitors can explore the city's maritime history at the Cité du Vin, a futuristic museum dedicated to wine. Bordeaux also has a number of art museums, including the Musée des Beaux-Arts, which houses an impressive collection of European paintings. The city enjoys a mild climate with warm summers and cool winters. This makes it a great destination to visit year-round.

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Airports near Bordeaux

You have choices when it comes to reaching Bordeaux. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Bordeaux.

Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport

This is the main international airport serving Bordeaux and is located approximately 12 kilometres west of the city centre. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Toulouse-Blagnac Airport

Although not as close as Bordeaux-Mérignac, Toulouse-Blagnac Airport is another option for travellers. It is located around 250 kilometres southeast of Bordeaux and offers a variety of domestic and international flights. From Toulouse, you can either rent a car or take a train to reach Bordeaux.


Biarritz Pays Basque Airport

Situated around 200 kilometres southwest of Bordeaux, Biarritz Pays Basque Airport is another regional airport that can be considered. It offers both domestic and international flights, and from there, you can drive or take a train to Bordeaux.


Bergerac Dordogne Périgord Airport

Located approximately 90 kilometres east of Bordeaux, Bergerac Dordogne Périgord Airport is a smaller regional airport that mainly serves domestic and European destinations. From Bergerac, you can easily drive to Bordeaux or take a connecting flight to Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport.

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Things to do in Bordeaux

With a wealth of sights to see in Bordeaux, here are our top 3:

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La Cité du Vin

This immersive museum is all about wine. You'll learn about the history of winemaking in Bordeaux, the different grape varietals used in the region, and the winemaking process. There are also exhibits on the culture of wine and its role in society. The highlight of the museum is the panoramic Belvedere at the top, which offers stunning views of the city and the Garonne River.

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Place de la Bourse

This grand square is one of the most iconic landmarks in Bordeaux. It's located on the waterfront and is lined with 18th-century mansions. The centrepiece of the square is the Miroir d'Eau, a reflecting pool that creates a stunning optical illusion. When the weather is nice, it's a popular spot for people-watching and relaxing.

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Bordeaux Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-André)

This Gothic cathedral is one of the largest churches in France. Construction began in the 12th century and continued for over 200 years. The cathedral is notable for its stained glass windows, its bell tower, and its Pey Berland Tower, which offers panoramic views of the city.

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