Freemason Bordeaux Guided Walking Tour

Location: Bordeaux
Category: Walking & Bike Tours
Duration: 2.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size: 15
Currency: EUR
Language: English
TimeZone: Europe/Paris
Highlights Visit One of the Largest Masonic Temples in the World.
Explore the Background of One of France’s Most Important Masonic Centres.
Carefully Selected English-Speaking Guides; Local Experts.
Join a local guide for a private tour exploring the fascinating history of the Freemasons and how it evolved through the country and beyond. This 2 hour journey will enlighten the meaning behind the symbols of the unique artwork. 
Freemasonry appeared in Bordeaux in 1732 with the creation by three sailors originating from Britain or Ireland of the masonic lodge “L’Anglaise”. By the end of the 18th century, the number of Freemasons in Bordeaux reaches 2000, making it one of the most important masonic cities of France. As you stroll through the city, your guide will point out masonic symbols that cover the façades of numerous private mansions, as you listen to the tales that link Bordeaux Freemasons with the West Indies, the slave trade, the Guillotine and discover what some consider to be the largest masonic temple in the world.
Commentary English: Guide
Included Pick up and return at hotel in Bordeaux center or dedicated pickup point TBC.
Services of a certified English speaking tour guide for a 2 hour tour.
Excluded Entrance fees to monuments, museums, attractions.
Personal insurance and expenses.
Meals and drinks.
Gratuities for the guide.
Know before you book This product is on request. We will confirm availability within the shortest possible time after we receive your order.
Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate.
Tour is operated in English, other languages on request.
This tour is not recommended for persons with reduced mobility.
Price is per group, from 2 to maximum 15 persons.
Prices are listed as a guide only.
Not wheelchair accessible.
Know before you go Tour involves some walking, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
Additional Information
  • This tour is offered daily upon request and is not available on 25th of December, 1st of January and 1st of May.
  • Most travelers can participate.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate.
  • All guides are French locals who are fully licensed. Our guides are just like France: warm, interesting and passionate.
Dress Code: Wear good walking shoes.
Health Items

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 7 days
Minimum 2 guests per booking
Maximum 15 guests per booking
Valid 2 hours Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times


Year Round on Request Except May 1st, Dec. 25th, Jan. 1st: From 09-01-2020 To 12-31-2021
Sunday 10:00, 14:00
Monday 10:00, 14:00
Tuesday 10:00, 14:00
Wednesday 10:00, 14:00
Thursday 10:00, 14:00
Friday 10:00, 14:00
Saturday 10:00, 14:00


Type: Pickup location
Lat & Long:
Address: Bordeaux, Bordeaux, FR
Notes: Tour begins at Bordeaux center hotel or dedicated pickup point TBC.


Cancellation Policy: custom
Cancellation Cut-off: 7 days
Cancellation Notes: Operator strictly adheres to its cancellation policy and will make no exceptions to the policy. If Guest chooses to cancel his or her reservation, Operator must receive written notice of said cancellation in writing via certified mail, fax or e-mail sent to [email protected] (with confirmation of receipt from Operator), and Guest shall be subject to the following cancellation fee schedule: Ophorus requires full payment by credit card, internet payment (through our website) or wire transfer (Wire transfer fees at the charge of the Guest) to make a reservation. We accept payment by AMEX, Visa and Master Card. There is no charge or service fee for processing credit card payments except with American Express +3%. For any cancellation, the following fees will be deducted from the refund: Up to 8 days prior to departure: no cancellation fees except the booking fees. 7 days prior to departure and less > no refund. No show - no refund.


Adult 4-99 years €230.00 Available on request


Option Name Group Pricing
Option Description The indicated price is per group of 2 to 15 persons; this is not a price person!

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Voucher Info

If any hotel or predetermined meeting place changes, notify Orphorus immediately. Otherwise be at location 10 minutes prior to pick up time.

Confirmation necessary? No
Redemption Your voucher will be collected or scanned on redemption