Long famous for its incredibly beautiful city centre, world famous wines, delicious food, France’s noblest riverfront and now amazing stag parties too.
Yes, Bordeaux has long been a hot spot for tourist and wine enthusiasts alike, but now the rest of the world, especially stag parties are starting to catch onto the trend and head there too. And we totally understand why!
This really is a city that has it all and makes you gasp in amazement everywhere you turn. With that said, Maximise still has a few tips and ideas for the ultimate stag weekend in Bordeaux.
The first thing is getting from the airport to your stag party accommodation in the centre of town. There is no better or more comfortable way to do this than with our Return Airport Transfers. No cramming in a taxi or navigating public transport, it's all sorted with Maximise.
Of course, you need somewhere to sleep. It might fall under the 'boring bits', but sorting out the accommodation for your friend's Stag Do in Bordeaux is just as important as sorting out some top nightlife and amazing stag party activities. So, make sure you get the accommodation right and stay at our Apart Hotel during the Stag Weekend in Bordeaux.
You simply can't head to Bordeaux without exploring all the riverside riches along the Garonne and the best way to that is with a Wine Tasting River Cruise.
After all the beauty of the river, it's time to really sample some French beauties at the Strip Club with our VIP Strip Club Package where there's a bottle of Philipponnat Royale Champagne or bottle of spirits with sodas to enjoy. Of course, then there are the hot strippers, lap dance for the groom-to-be and TWO stripteases to be enjoyed!
The night can't end there, so then it's time to head to the club with our Club Entry & Bottles package. Along with entry to one of the best clubs in the city, you and the lads will enjoy a table for 6 people with 2 bottles of strong alcohol or 2 tables for 7 to 12 people with 4 bottles of strong alcohol.
There is no time for hangovers when it comes to day two of the stag do, especially when it comes to the Jet Ski Tour. The starting point for the Jet Ski Tour is 6.2 miles (10km) north of Bordeaux's city centre, which you'll make your way to during the 40-minute tour. During the Jet Ski Tour, you will also discover the sublime Chaban Delmas Bridge and the quays of Bordeaux!
You'll also stop at the Place de la Bourse, before admiring the Stone Bridge.
YES, a stag do in Bordeaux will be amazing and very picturesque. You'll stroll some of the most beautiful streets in France, eat well and probably drink better than you ever have before.
But, not only is Bordeaux a city rich in history that's oozing with incredible architecture, fine wine and mouth-watering food, it also has some top stag do activities on offer including Axe Throwing, Karting, Bubble Football, Smash Room and a plethora od Cruises, plus plenty more.
The first thing you need to know about going out and the nightlife in Bordeaux, is it's far livelier than in many other French cities and there is a lot, and we mean a lot, on offer.
The second thing you need to know is that there are a few key areas and venues well worth your attention.
When it comes to starting your night out, you'll want to head to the squares and pedestrian streets in the city centre, particularly the St Pierre district. When all those bars start to shut their doors around 2 am, move on towards the late-night watering holes and clubs in Quai de Paludate. Bassins à Flot at the northern bend of Garonne River is another hot spot where hoards of partygoers head for a nightcap.
And, if you are not on a boat, there are the nearby streets of Bassins à Flot and in the city centre along the Rue du Pas-Saint-Georges, around the Places des Quinconces and the Place de la Comédie.
While Bordeaux has long been a hub for tourist and wine connoisseurs alike, since 2000, the city has undergone a massive renovation and rejuvenation program, which included creating new festivals, developing the banks of the Garonne River, improving the nightlife and cleaning facades so the town and riverscapes were again among the noblest in France.
Many of its historical and classical buildings were also restored and a number of the streets became completely pedestrianised. These enhancements and makeovers gave Bordeaux a dynamic new lease of life and of course, threw it back on the map as a top tourist destination and made it an ideal city for your Stag Do.
Long famous for its food and drink, Bordeaux is also home to Cité du Vin, which is Europe’s greatest wine museum and exhibition centre. Workshops, tastings, shows, exhibits and more, basically if it is wine-related, you'll find it at Cité du Vin. You'll also find 800 different wines in the wine shop, 200 from France and the other 600 from around the rest of the world.
Maybe, we haven't sold you on Bordeaux as the best stag weekend destination, that's easy to get to, affordable, picturesque and overall perfect.
You could either hand over the ropes to another member of the stag party or check out some of our other top destinations including Budapest, Prague, Warsaw, Berlin, Madrid, Lisbon, Valencia, Split, Barcelona, Benidorm, London, Newcastle, Manchester, Bristol or Amsterdam to name a few.