IF YOU GO
La Cité du Vin
Esplanade de Pontac, 134 Quai de Bacalan, 33300 Bordeaux, France +33 5 56 16 20 20 laciteduvin.com/en Open: March 31-Dec. 31
HOW TO GET THERE Step 1: Fly to Paris
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Air France and Delta Airlines operate flights from Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) to Paris Charles deGaulle Airport with stopovers in Atlanta, Detroit or Toronto. Fly direct from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) or Miami (MIA) to Paris Charles deGaulle Airport.
Step 2: Journey to Bordeaux
Air France has flights from CDG or Orly (ORY) airports in Paris to Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport (BOD). It takes one hour and 15 minutes. The high-speed TGV rail from Paris to Bordeaux takes two hours.
Nearby Hotels Radisson Blu Hotel Bordeaux
63 Rue Lucien Faure, 33300 Bordeaux, France +33 5 56 01 25 00 radissonblu.com Opened in July 2018, this hotel is less than a 15-minute walk from La Cité du Vin.
Hotel de Normandie
7 & 9, cours du XXX Juillet, 33000 Bordeaux, France +33 5 56 52 16 80 hotel-de-normandiebordeaux.com This elegant hotel in the city center is less than 15 minutes by public transport TBM Tram B.