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About Bordeaux River Cruise
Cruises in Bordeaux on rivers the Garonne, the Dordogne and the estuary of the Gironde. By boat by the "river of Bordeaux", go off to explore assets of the region Aquitaine: the famous vineyards of the Bordelais.
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Spend a delightful 1.5 hours relaxing on a cruise along the Garonne River, sipping prestigious Bordeaux wines and gazing at the fantastic scenery. Watch the attractions of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city of Bordeaux, including Place de la Bourse, give way to the vineyard-covered hills of the Aquitaine region as you learn about this area's wine-making history from your onboard guide. Choose from two starting points for the cruise, Quai Richelieu or Cité du Vin.
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from $23.62
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Enjoy a leisurely dinner cruise along the Garonne River to see the sights of Bordeaux from the water. Begin with a welcome apéritif as you settle into your seat on the boat. Watch as the many attractions of this UNESCO-listed city drift by the windows while you dine on a 3-course dinner made with seasonal and regional ingredients.
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from $65.23
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Bordeaux’s crescent-shaped harbor—the ‘Port of the Moon’—and waterfront landmarks are protected as a UNESCO World Heritage site. On this 1-hour cruise, take in the highlights of the Garonne River from the water; spot sights including the Pont de Pierre, Place de la Bourse, and Pont Chaban Delmas; and learn more about Bordeaux’s history and heritage.
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from $14.06
58 reviews
Take a leisurely midday break with a lunch cruise through Bordeaux on the Garonne River. Sip a welcome apéritif as you settle in for the cruise, then dine on a lovely 3-course lunch prepared on board with seasonal and regional ingredients. As you eat lunch, watch the sights of this UNESCO-listed city drift past – including Quai Richelieu, Pont de Pierre, Place de la Bourse and the Basilica of St Michael.
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from $61.86
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The Médoc is one of the most scenic wine regions in Bordeaux, stretching north of the city along the Gironde Estuary. On this tour, explore the beautiful vineyards and historic châteaux by bus, stopping to visit a wine estate. Then, cruise back to Bordeaux by boat and enjoy a guided wine tasting on-board as you admire views of the UNESCO-listed waterfront.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the evening wine tasting cruise on our first evening in Bordeaux (7-9:30 p.m.), and it was an excellent, relaxing time. We got to see a bit of the river and of the city, and got to experience three wines from a single estate,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank FoxyBuckeye2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure why there are negative reviews about this trip. We had a lovely time on this vessel that was extremely stable. The staff on board were excellent with a very professional standard of service. When "She who must be obeyed" decided that the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a long review but if it saves you some disappointment, it will have been worth reading. We wanted a special holiday to mark forty years of marriage. Would it be another sea cruise or a relaxing river cruise in Europe? Having previously been...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The afternoon trip on the river was wonderful, understood Bordeaux from another angle. It is a beautiful city with an amazing history and most interesting to be viewed from the river, The boat trip was smooth and interesting commentary, could be a little more explaining...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rob C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took an early evening river cruise with a wine taster from La Cite Du Vin. The boat was on time and was clean. Our tour guide was very informative and engaging (dual language French/English). There was a bar on board also. We tasted 2...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff present the day we did this made this a worthwhile experience. Young lady at entry sorted out our wrong dated ticket problem pretty quickly. Young waiter for our lunch was friendly, helpful and humorous. No commentary which we thought there would be/should be but...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

We took the hour’s cruise which was average. The crew were friendly but sadly it was difficult to hear what the guide was saying. It was a pleasant way to spend an hour but there wasn’t a great deal to see once you had passed...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Really nice family trip. Lovely cruise along the river looking at the sites of Bordeaux. We tasted two wines (1 white & 1 red). The tour guide was great speaking in both French and English.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dina A
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

We took the Medoc bus and boat tour. We took a bus ride, slightly over 1 hour, to one so-so winery Château de Taillan. We were guided down a very old, extremely dark and narrow, Winding staircase to the cellar where the barrels are aged....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank nannyca
Reviewed August 7, 2019

This cruise on Scenic Diamond was first class but a word of caution when booking The room illustrations in their brochure may be missleading in respect of the bathrooms .The brochure illustration on page 151 on their brochure for a private balcony suite led me...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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