Bourg is the capital of Canton Bourg Gironde which includes 15 municipalities: Saint-Ciers Canesse de Saint-Trojan, Samonac, Villeneuve, Gauriac, Teuillac, Saint-Seurin-de-Bourg, Bayon-sur-Gironde , Tauriac, Prignac-and-Marcamps, Pugnac, Lansac, Comps and Mombrier. Bourg is a village situated on the banks of the Gironde estuary, in the heart of the wine appellation of Côtes de Bourg. Situated between three Heritage Sites of UNESCO (Saint-Emilion, Blaye and Bordeaux), this medieval city whose spirit is present throughout the walks and vantage points will appeal to visitors looking for scenery and tranquility.
Specialties are to be discovered including the prickly Bourg or greed of the king, Lamprey à la Bordelaise, the goat of the Estuary ...
In terms of heritage, open your eyes! A fountain of Gallo-Roman walls, facades 17th century, 18th century and 19th century, chartreuse and parks, a dovecote, a subway rider linking the port to the upper town, laundry 1828, a museum which will take you under the castle visit the citadel guard rooms and oil tanks dating from the Second World War, a museum as a curiosity, an artesian well restored a 12th century Romanesque crypt , medieval gates, a tree tercentenary, a remarkable hall, a gallery of crafts ...
City tour with audio guides thematic, guides interpreters, river trips and tastings.
For more information, contact the Tourist Office Bourg at 33 (0) 5 57 68 31 76, please do not hesitate to enter this former court is a must on Bourg village, with its multimedia terminal its video screens projecting images of the township. The recent renovation of premises combines local history and modernity. The entrance hall is adorned with a green wall. Inside, paint and beige lees of wine reminiscent of the stone Bourgeais and the wine industry. It is also a relaxing place where you can relax, take time to read the documentation presented ... Label Tourisme et Handicap.
Throughout the year, high quality concerts organized by Bourg Arts and Wine (international artists) in the castle of the Citadel.
Easter Monday: Flea Esconge Park.
Every May: Open House of Ribs Bourg. Rally and meals.
In June each year, Day at Leo coordinated by the Syndicat d'Initiative (summer scene). Vernissage, historical walk with torches concert.
Throughout the year: classical music concerts (Bourg Art and Wine).
Every 1st weekend of July: Celti Teuillac.
All July 14th: Trail of the Côtes de Bourg followed by Nocturne Gourmande. Neighborhood meal with live music.
Every 1st Sunday of July: Flea port.
Each year, participating museums the nights Museums and Heritage Days.
1st to 2nd weekend of September each year: Frequently Troque salt: carnival port.
Every 1st weekend in September: "The Medieval" big party and family - Regatta on the estuary.
Every 2nd Sunday of September: Garage sale at the port.
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Hiking, Route de la Corniche flowers, the Windows on the estuary on the banks of the river but also within the township, the mill Grand Puy de Lansac activity, the cave of Pair-non-Pair (Upper Paleolithic). Riding clubs, sailing clubs, jet skiing, sea kayaking