9 things to do in

by bike

There are many great things to see and do by bike if you plan to visit Bordeaux. Find out more...

Visit a local food market, pack a picnic and head to one of the city's many parks to relax and enjoy some green space.

Bordeaux is a great city to explore by bike. See the city sights and drop into one of the many cafés for coffee and a break.

Explore the city

Take a city bike tour

Learn about the fantastic history of this city from a local guide. Tours run regularly in the summer months

Cycle to


Ride your bike to the coast and sample the amazing oysters this region is renowned for

Ride the Roger Lapibe bike path through lush green forests, orchards and vineyards. Stop in a village for lunch.

More than 50km of car free cycling everyone can enjoy

Cycle along the Garonne River

Always a hive of activity and plenty of things to do and see along the river. There is a cycle path to keep you away from the busy road.

Cycle through the vineyards

Bordeaux and wine go hand in hand and there is no better way to explore some of the famous vineyards than by bike. There are guided tours for you to join as well.

Explore quiet country roads

Choose your own adventure on the many quiet country roads surrounding Bordeaux

Try bikepacking to the Atlantic coast at Royan

From Bordeaux its 140km to Royan through stunning wine country following the Garonne River. The route is well marked and easy to follow