The 6 best escape games to enjoy with friends in Bordeaux

Escape game : les secrets de Bordeaux, la Belle endormie

Looking for a fun and unusual experience to enjoy with friends? Discover our selection of the 6 best escape games in Bordeaux

Why not take advantage of your stay in Bordeaux with friends to play an escape game? Come and discover these fun, collaborative activities in Bordeaux.

These narrative experiences combine puzzles, reflection and teamwork. Your senses will be put to the test, and you’ll also need to rely on your teammates to complete your objectives and succeed in your mission! Discover these different experiences, ideal for outings with friends or events!

Escape game in a Bordeaux vineyard

An original approach to discovering the Bordeaux vineyards
Escape game dans un vignoble bordelais

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  • 👍 Number of participants: 2 to 6 people
  • 🧒 F rom what age? From : 10 years
  • Duration: 1h30
  • 💙 We like: an original approach to discovering the Bordeaux vineyards.

Discover the world of wine in a fun-filled family excursion that will delight young and old alike. Château les Maubats welcomes you to its estate for a 1h30 escape game on the theme of wine. A playful approach to oenology through an original escape game, allowing children and parents to have fun while discovering the specificities of Bordeaux wines.

Once the introductions have been made, it’s time for the mystery! Your host will share his concerns about the alleged theft of his wine-making secrets. The escape game follows a scenario in which you must try to discover whether the wine-making secrets of Château les Maubats have been stolen by foreign spies jealous of its success. You’ll have 1h30 to investigate as a team, looking for clues to shed light on the case. In all, a dozen items will be scattered around the estate, enabling you to trace the thieves. In the course of your search, you’ll discover many different areas of the estate, including the wine-making cellars and the barrel-ageing cellars.

The escape game ends with a tasting of 5 wines from the Château les Maubats estate: a Bordeaux Blanc, a Bordeaux Rosé and three Bordeaux Supérieurs Rouges. You’ll have the chance tochat with your host about his passion for wine, his winemaking techniques and his estate. And, of course, children will be treated to a non-alcoholic beverage to round off the investigation in style. An activity to share with family and friends, offering a convivial experience on the theme of wine, at the heart of a splendid estate!

ExThe secrets of Bordeaux, the « Sleeping Beauty »?

Discover Bordeaux with this urban escape game
Escape game : les secrets de Bordeaux, la Belle endormie

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  • 👍 Number of participants: from 2 to 24 people
  • 🧒 F rom what age? From : 6 years
  • Duration: 1h30
  • 💙 We love: discovering the secrets of Bordeaux’s historic center

Use your powers of observation and orientation, and put your knowledge to the test in this escape game that takes you right into the heart of Bordeaux’s historic center. The city known as the « Sleeping Beauty » will reveal all its secrets. Can you find your missing guide in the allotted time?

The game is played in teams of 2 to 6 people, and lets you discover the heart of historic Bordeaux. The 4 original routes on offer will allow you to discover the city in an unusual and fun way.

At the meeting point, meet your guide for a 15-minute briefing on how the escape game works. He’ll give you a tablet, a map of Bordeaux and a book with instructions for the game. You’ll then have 1h15 to solve the riddles and complete your journey.

Armed with your equipment, wander the streets of Bordeaux, answering questions to find the passwords and collect clues that will help you find your guide. In the course of the game, depending on the route you take, you’ll discover some of Bordeaux’s most emblematic places and monuments, such as the Porte Cailhau, the Galerie Bordelaise and the Rue du Loup. You’ll need to use your powers of observation and concentration to solve the various riddles and collect the clues scattered around the city’s historic center. Your only help is your guide’s telephone number. He’ll stay in touch with you throughout the activity, to give you pointers and additional information to advance your investigation. So don’t forget to bring your charged cell phone! Are you up for the challenge?

Discover the « Black out » in Bordeaux

A fun and exciting challenge
Escape game Black out à Bordeaux

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  • 👍 Number of participants: 3 to 4 people
  • 🧒 F rom what age? From age 16
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • 💙 We like: the immersive scenario of this escape game

Discover theescape game « Black out » with its original plot. The scenario is as follows: after a night of drinking, you wake up in your friend’s apartment with no memory of the previous evening. You’ve been drugged by one of the guests, and it’s a total blackout. However, this mysterious person has an antidote to make you feel better. Tick-tock, you now have 1 hour to find the guest and your memories so you can leave the apartment.

This escape game, located at Bordeaux’s Saint-Jean train station, is reserved for people over 16, and focuses on your sense of direction. You’ll need to be a team player and use all your senses to complete your mission. Fun and friendly, it’s ideal for a birthday party, a bachelor party, team building or just a good time with friends. Are you up for the challenge?

Wine adventure in Saint-Émilion

An ideal escape game to discover the Bordeaux vineyards
Escape game Oenologique à Saint-Emilion

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  • 👍 Number of participants: from 2 to 35 people
  • 🧒 F rom what age? From : 7 years
  • Duration: 1h30
  • 💙 We love: a fun escape game to discover the prestigious Saint-Émilion vineyards

But where has Madame de La Farce, the oenologist at Château du Pas de l’Ane, gone? Visit this magnificent estate, in the heart of the prestigious Saint-Émilion vineyards, to solve this mysterious case, find Madame de La Farce and discover her secret.

To succeed in this escape game, you’ll have to solve a variety of sensory puzzles and mysteries. An experience you can enjoy with family and friends, or for a special event like a birthday! You’ll be welcomed at the Château du Pas de l’Ane. After a briefing on how the escape game works and the scenario, you’ll have between 1h15 and 2 hours to solve the mystery and complete your mission. The activity ends with a tasting of Saint-Émilion Grands-Crus and chocolates for the kids!

Escape quest « Panic Factory » in Bordeaux

An exciting and challenging scenario
Escape quest Panic Factory à Bordeaux

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  • 👍 Number of participants: 4 to 5 people
  • 🧒 F rom what age? From : 12 years
  • Duration: 1h30
  • 💙 We love: a thrilling escape game to enjoy with friends

Enjoy a unique escape game in Bordeaux. In pairs or in teams, come and work together on a mission of the utmost importance. The escape quest scenario is as follows: you have 60 minutes, not one minute more, to defuse the bomb hidden in the Bassins à Flots factory! Together with your team, you must find the best strategy to foil the macabre plan, given the many clues and manipulations. Your survival, and that of the whole neighborhood, depends on it! After a short briefing on the scenario and the rules of the escape game, your mission will be to find the clues you need to assemble and find the best strategy to carry out your mission. To defuse the bomb in time, you’ll need to observe, search, manipulate, analyze and communicate with your teammates.

Whether you’re with family or friends, or celebrating a special occasion such as a birthday or bachelor party, come and enjoy a convivial, collaborative experience and share a unique moment! Are you up for the challenge?

Connected urban escape game in Bordeaux

A fun urban escape game
Jeu de piste escape game urbain connecté à Bordeaux

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  • 👍 Number of participants: 2 to 5 players
  • 🧒 F rom what age? 10 years old
  • Duration: 1h30
  • 💙 We like: an experience combining urban treasure hunt and escape game

Take part in an experience combining a treasure hunt and a connected escape game, right in the heart of Bordeaux’s historic center. To succeed in this game, you’ll have to complete riddles and challenges in teams of 2 to 5 players, and try to solve as many riddles as possible in less than 60 minutes. Equipped with a game smartphone, you can take on other teams in a connected challenge around the city.

This fun and friendly activity will put your logic and sense of strategy to the test! An ideal experience for a moment with friends or an occasion like a bachelor party!

What do you think? Did one of these escape games catch your eye? Tell us all about it in the comments! And if you really can’t decide, the best thing is to try out these 6 suggestions during your stay in Bordeaux!

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