Our tips for living
the 2024 Olympics in Bordeaux

With the Olympic Games less than a year away, the city of Bordeaux is preparing to welcome athletes and supporters to this global event. Sports fans, and those who don't have tickets to the games, here are our tips for experiencing the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, in the city of wine.


Experience the arrival of the Olympic flame in Bordeaux

To mark the start of the Games, the Olympic flame will tour France before arriving in the capital for the opening ceremony on July 26, 2024. Departing from Greece on April 16, the flame will arrive in Bordeaux on May 23, at the Cité du Vin, one of the city's most emblematic monuments. If you'd like to treat yourself to a trip to the Bordeaux wine region, the flame will also make a stopover in Saint-Emilion, Libourne, Mérignac and other must-see towns in the region before its passage through Bordeaux.



Celebrating the Olympic Games together

At the dawn of the 2024 Games, celebration sites specially designed for the event will be set up in every region of France. They will enable the whole of France to live to the rhythm of the events during the summer of 2024. In over 239 communities, you'll be able to take part in this unprecedented event, and come together to celebrate sport. The program includes sports activities and events, as well as cultural programs based around sport.


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