POSTED 25 January 2022 / IN: Non classé / BY Mélodie Bourdy


Considered the symbol of Bordeaux wine tourism, the Cité du Vin has attracted more than 1,500,000 visitors with its unique architecture that offers access to the wealth and diversity of the world of wine.

It ranks 7th among the best museums in the world according to National Geographic. Its approach to wine, which it presents in its cultural, patrimonial, civilizational and universal dimensions, offers us a spectacular journey around the world, through the ages and cultures.

La Cité du Vin | Bordeaux Tourisme & Congrès


You can attend temporary exhibitions and follow a permanent tour that represents a real interactive and sensory experience. Whether you are an amateur, a connoisseur or a professional, the Cité du Vin is a place accessible to the greatest number of people.

With its 35-meter high belvedere, you can enjoy a glass of wine in this space that overlooks the river and allows you to admire Bordeaux and its surroundings. The gastronomic restaurant Le 7, also offers a breathtaking view of the city and the Port of the Moon, from the 7th floor of the Cité du Vin. Discover the gastronomy of the region with an authentic food and wine pairing.


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This unique place allows you to travel around the world and to expand your knowledge by exploring the three structures representing each stage of wine making: the vinification in the vat house, the maturing of the cat and the aging of the cellar.

A true meeting place for all the grape varieties of the world, the Cité du Vin is a must-see during a stay in Bordeaux.


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