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Grand Palace of Bordeaux

A beautiful escape to Bordeaux, the favorite destination of Parisians

Need a break? Want to get out of Paris without going far? At Paris Select, we have made it our mission to find you the best addresses in Bordeaux, our favorite city for a break! Today, direction Bordeaux, the capital, on a human scale, of New Aquitaine. Only 2 hours from Paris by train, the city is located at the gateway to the south-west. Bordeaux is a city steeped in history with a beautiful heritage. Although famous for its wine, it also offers many museums, pleasant spots to relax and sublime walks along the moonlit quays. Discover its picturesque squares such as Place de la Bourse or Place des Quinconces. Go further into the old town, stroll and spend a moment in the public gardens. Take the time to relax in one of the region's exceptional beauty institutes. Also discover the wine-growing areas such as Saint-Emilion, Margaux, Fronsac and Cognac. To plan your stay as well as possible, Paris Select has made a …