Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #5 in Bordeaux, France


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 14 sights
Distance 8.4 km
Ascend 88 m
Descend 109 m

Explore Bordeaux in France with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Activities in BordeauxIndividual Sights in Bordeaux

Sight 1: Administration Générale

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Administration Générale inconnu / marque déposée

The specialized hospital center (CHS) Charles-Perrens has a psychiatric hospital at 121 rue de la Béchade in Bordeaux.

Wikipedia: Centre hospitalier spécialisé Charles-Perrens (FR)

1667 meters / 20 minutes

Sight 2: Gare de Bordeaux-Ségur

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Gare de Bordeaux-Ségur

Bordeaux-Ségur station was the first railway station in the commune of Bordeaux (Gironde). Opened in 1841 at the eastern end of the line from Bordeaux to La Teste, conceded in 1837 to the Compagnie du chemin de fer de Bordeaux à La Teste, it was closed in 1855 following the creation of a connection between this line and the new Bordeaux-Saint-Jean station.

Wikipedia: Gare de Bordeaux-Ségur (FR)

634 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 3: Place Amédée Larrieu

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Place Amédée-Larrieu is a place located in Bordeaux. It was fitted out by architects Édouard Bauhain and Raymond Barbaud, and includes a statue of Raoul Verlet.

Wikipedia: Place Amédée-Larrieu (FR)

1350 meters / 16 minutes

Sight 4: Église Saint-Éloi

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The Saint-Éloi church is a historic church of Bordeaux in Gironde, located against the door of the big bell. It was the Church of the Jurade of Bordeaux. It was erected as a personal parish by the Archbishop of Bordeaux in 2007 and entrusted to the Institute of the Good Pasteur.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Éloi de Bordeaux (FR)

208 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 5: Maison Couturier

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142 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 6: Hôtel Raba

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The Raba hotel is a 18th century mansion located 67, Victor-Hugo course, in Bordeaux, France.

Wikipedia: Hôtel Raba (FR)

460 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 7: Basilique Saint-Michel

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The Basilica of St Michael, is a Flamboyant Gothic church in Bordeaux, France.

Wikipedia: Basilica of St. Michael, Bordeaux (EN)

321 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 8: Fontaine de la Grave

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The Fountain of the Grave or Fountain of Salinières is a monument in Bordeaux, in the French department of Gironde. It was listed as a historic monument on 23 May 1925.

Wikipedia: Fontaine de la Grave (FR)

332 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 9: Porte de la Monnaie

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Porte de la Monnaie Sylvain Machefert / Symac / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Porte de la Monnaie is a gateway to the city of Bordeaux, on the quays of La Monnaie, halfway between Pont de Pierre and Pont Saint-Jean, and a few steps from the music conservatory.

Wikipedia: Porte de la Monnaie (FR)

534 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 10: Marché des Douves

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Marché des Douves Sylvain Machefert / Symac / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Marché des Douves is a Baltard-style market in Bordeaux, France.

Wikipedia: Marché des Douves (FR)

553 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 11: Abbatiale Sainte-Croix

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The Church of the Holy Cross is a Roman Catholic church located in Bordeaux, southern France.

Wikipedia: Church of the Holy Cross, Bordeaux (EN)

882 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 12: Gare de Bordeaux Saint-Jean

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Bordeaux-Saint-Jean or formerly Bordeaux-Midi is the main railway station in the French city of Bordeaux. It is the southern terminus of the Paris–Bordeaux railway, and the western terminus of the Chemins de fer du Midi main line from Toulouse. The station is the main railway interchange in Aquitaine and links Bordeaux to Paris, Sète, Toulouse Matabiau and Spain.

Wikipedia: Bordeaux-Saint-Jean station (EN)

407 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 13: Ancien centre de tri Saint-Jean

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The old postal sorting center Saint-Jean de Bordeaux is located rue Charles-Domercq, in the Saint-Jean district near Saint-Jean station. In 2008, the building received the “20th century heritage” label

Wikipedia: Ancien centre de tri Saint-Jean (FR)

919 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 14: Passerelle Eiffel

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The Eiffel Gateway or Saint-Jean Gateway is an old railway metal bridge located on the Garonne in Bordeaux.

Wikipedia: Passerelle Eiffel (FR)


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