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Garonne cruise with a stopover in Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux, France"> In addition to visiting some of the most picturesque European cities and villages during your Garonne cruise in 2023, choose an itinerary that will stop in Bordeaux, France. Soak up the breathtaking rolling scenery as you slowly make your way along the lovely Garonne River and make your way to Bordeaux. As a result of its long and eventful history, Bordeaux is a must-see destination for passengers on many Garonne River cruises. This is because Bordeaux has a wide range of architectural styles and historical landmarks that attract tourists.

Bordeaux

Because of the smaller size of the vessels and their greater mobility, Garonne River cruises provide passengers with the option to explore world-famous and less well-known ports all throughout Europe. Bordeaux is a port city in Southwestern France. Bordeaux is home to one of Europe's biggest 18th-century architectural urban areas, making it a sought-after destination for tourists and cinema production crews. Main sights include: the Place de la Bourse, the Cathedral, the Stone Bridge, St Michael's Basilica, the Fine Arts museum and many more. Being at the center of a major wine-growing and wine-producing region, Bordeaux remains a prominent powerhouse and exercises significant influence on the world wine industry although no wine production is conducted within the city limits.

France

If you are going on a Garonne river cruise in 2023, plan to visit Bordeaux, France. The rivers of France - the Rhone, Seine, Saone, Loire, Dordogne, and Gironde - unveil some of the world's most renowned places, including the magnificent Bordeaux, the gourmet Lyon, the historic Normandy, the gorgeous Provence, and the stylish Paris. From the landing beaches of Normandy to the...

Garonne River

Enjoy a stunning river cruise along the Garonne River as it flows through the spectacular French countryside. Garonne River flows from the central Spanish Pyrenees with a length of 575km, finally meeting the Dordogne River, after which the two rivers become the Gironde estuary in south-west French...

The best time of year for river cruise that visit Bordeaux

Bordeaux is a charming town on Garonne to visit at almost any time of the year. Generally, the season for an Garonne river cruise runs from March through December; however, the months of late spring (April-May) and early fall (September-October) are considered to be the finest times to take a river cruise in Bordeaux. Cruises with stops in Bordeaux are very frequent; you can find them in almost every month, including May 2023, June 2023, July 2023, August 2023, September 2023, October 2023, November 2023, December 2023, January 2024, February 2024, March 2024, April 2024, May 2024, and it is expected to continue like this.

River cruise operators that make a stop in Bordeaux

Many of Europe's leading river cruise lines in 2023 will have stopover in Bordeaux, including AmaWaterways, CroisiEurope River Cruises, Uniworld River Cruises, and Viking River Cruises.

Departure ports with a stopover in Bordeaux

There are numerous itineraries that sail the Garonne that also include Bordeaux. These itineraries depart from and Bordeaux.

River Cruise in 2023 with a stopover Bordeaux Schedule

Uniworld Seine 22-day route

22-day Seine River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage & S.S. Cather, Uniworld

Date: August 13, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Lyon, Macon, Lyon, Tournon, Viviers, Avignon, Arles, Avignon; View Itinerary

Uniworld Seine 22-day route

22-day Seine River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage & S.S. Cather, Uniworld

Date: July 2, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Lyon, Macon, Lyon, Tournon, Viviers, Avignon, Arles, Avignon; View Itinerary

Uniworld Garonne 15-day route

15-day Garonne River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage, Uniworld

Date: August 27, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Paris; View Itinerary

Uniworld Garonne 22-day route

22-day Garonne River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage & S.S. Cather, Uniworld

Date: August 27, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Lyon, Macon, Lyon, Tournon, Viviers, Avignon, Arles, Avignon; View Itinerary

Uniworld Dordogne 22-day route

22-day Dordogne River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage & S.S. Cather, Uniworld

Date: September 24, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Lyon, Macon, Lyon, Tournon, Viviers, Avignon, Arles, Avignon; View Itinerary

Uniworld Seine 15-day route

15-day Seine River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage, Uniworld

Date: September 24, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Paris; View Itinerary

Uniworld Dordogne 22-day route

22-day Dordogne River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage & S.S. Cather, Uniworld

Date: June 18, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Lyon, Macon, Lyon, Tournon, Viviers, Avignon, Arles, Avignon; View Itinerary

Uniworld Garonne 15-day route

15-day Garonne River Cruise from Bordeaux

S.S. Joie de Vivre & S.S. Bon Voyage, Uniworld

Date: October 1, 2023

Ports of Call: Bordeaux, Blaye, Medoc, Cadillac, Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Vernon, Rouen, Caudebec-en-Caux, Beaches of Normandy, Versailles, Paris, Paris; View Itinerary