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Best things to do in Garonne

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Pedestrian Plaza
“Literally 100m from the apartment; known as the longest shopping street in Europe. All types of shops.”
301 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“The biggest food market in Bordeaux open from Tuesdays to Sundays with the most stalls over the weekend. Here you can find local producers as well as specialized stalls serving food and drinks.”
288 locals recommend
Museum
“Bordeaux-Bacalan-45 minutes. A must-do while in Bordeaux. Interesting also for children and teenagers”
149 locals recommend
Opera House
“Classé monument historique en 1899 - Restaurant Philippe Etchebest / Classified as a historical monument in 1899 - Restaurant of Philippe Etchebest.”
111 locals recommend
Building
“Un éco-quartier dans une ancienne caserne militaire, en pleine évolution. Bar, restaurant, café, supermarché bio, une pépinière d'entreprises, des skates parc…le top ! The place to be : eco-district ! Skates parcs, organics great café and supermarket.”
164 locals recommend
Garden
“ENGLISH: The Jardin Public is like the Arboretum of Boston, a Horticultural Garden park with fountain and stream, lovingly tended for centuries by landscape designers and naturalists. A beautiful place to go on a summer day with a picnic, or hang out at the café overlooking the grounds (photo). Next door to the Museum of Natural History. A short walk from the Quinconces and the Riverside Walkway. A TOP 10 MUST-DO!”
156 locals recommend
Convention Center
“Beautiful garden with special Japanese gardens inside. A great place to have breakfast or lunch on a nice day! ”
110 locals recommend
Capitol Building
“The very centre of Toulouse. You can enter the Capitol building Monday-Tursday (usually). The weekends are closed for weddings. Make sure you check out the galleries. They are beautiful!! ”
111 locals recommend
Plaza
“Une des plus belles places de la ville, magnifique, face à La Garonne. The most prestigious square in the city. In front of the river Garonne and the Water Mirror.”
89 locals recommend
Museum
“ENGLISH: Incredible architecture - International art shows - hot new artists - also Arc en Rêve architecture gallery inside. BEST SUMMER ART SHOW: Japanese artist Takako Saïto, with hand-made original art objects based on nature & games. Wonderful!”
137 locals recommend
Premise
“Set on a plateau overlooking the Dordogne river and valley, these stunning gardens that have been featured on BBC 2's Gardeners World are a great place to visit for the whole family. Children will love running through the parkland and playing in the play areas. During July & August every Thursday there are candlelit evenings with jazz music, take a picnic and enjoy a new experience. www.marqueyssac.com”
84 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The Contemporary art museum. Check what exibitions they have at the moment before going.”
109 locals recommend
Cave
“The prehistoric version of the Cistine chapel! Museum with replica of the original Lascaux caves.”
82 locals recommend
Fountain
“Plus grand miroir d'eau du monde (3 450 m2). Situé face à la magnifique Place de la Bourse, entre le quai de la Douane et le quai Louis XVIII. Le miroir d'eau alterne des effets extraordinaires de miroir permettant de voir la totalité de la place dans son reflet / World's largest water mirror (3,450 m2). Facing to the magnificent "Place de la Bourse", between the "Quai de la Douane" and the "Quai Louis XVIII". The mirror of water alternates with extraordinary effects of mirror allowing to see the totality of the place in its reflection.”
85 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“The Castle Beynac is situation on a bluff hundreds of meters above the Dordogne River. It is a formidable fortress and was occupied by Richard the Lion-Hearted during the 100 years war between France and England.”
63 locals recommend
Hotel
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“Traditionnel ou pizza, il y en a pour tous les goûts. Et la vue de la terrasse sur le toit est superbe. Parfait pour y déjeuner le midi aussi. Traditional or pizza, there is something to eat for everyone. And the view from the rooftop is superb. Perfect for lunch at noon too.”
127 locals recommend