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Is it feasable to do the Bordeaux area without a car?

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I've been offered a stay in Eysines, Bordeaux in July, & am so tempted to accept!
However, I don't drive, & due to a heart condition, can't walk for miles either. This is an area I'd love to explore as it looks so beautiful, but is it possible just using public transport to get out & about?
Are there bus tours out of the city to the chateau etc? Trying to do some research but have the flu & need to decide quickly! If not, is there enough to do in the immediate Bordeaux area for a 2 wk trip?
Any advice would be so helpful, as it's an area I don't know at all,
Many thanks.

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    Eysines isn't exactly a dream destination, but if it's all you've got to work with, I'd say go for it. It would be a fascinating way to experience being a "suburban French person." I don't know about tours, but there is bus service (see below) into Bordeaux, from which you could arrange tours elsewhere. I doubt there's enough to do in the immediate area of Eysines to keep you interested for 2 weeks, but with access to Bordeaux and maybe Arcachon and Cap Ferret and so forth, you might have a reasonably good travel experience.
    Here's info on public transport (Liane is a typo for Ligne):

    Réseau TBC[modifier]

    Réseau -Bus-

    Liane 2 Bordeaux-Quinconces ⇔ Eysines-Place Florale ou Eysines-Centre
    Liane 3 Bordeaux-Quinconces ⇔ Saint-Médard-en-Jalles-Issac ou Gare Routière ou Saint-Aubin-de-Médoc-Villepreux
    Liane 5 Villenave d'Ornon-Piscine Chambéry ⇔ Eysines-Centre ou Le Taillan-Médoc-La Boétie
    Ligne 29 Bordeaux-Quinconces ⇔ Eysines-Lycée Charles Péguy ou Blanquefort-Ecoparc
    Corol 35 Talence-Peixotto ⇔ Bordeaux-Les Aubiers
    Ligne 53 Express Bordeaux-Quinconces ⇔ Saint-Médard-en-Jalles-Collège d'Hastignan ⇐ Saint-Médard-en-Jalles-Issac
    Ligne 72 Eysines-Centre ⇔ Bordeaux-Martinique / Camille Godard
    Ligne 78 Eysines-Centre ⇔ Blanquefort-Lycée Jean Monnet
    Ligne 79 Eysines-Le Vigean ⇔ Le Taillan-Médoc-Lycée Sud Médoc Bois de Mont
    Ligne 83 Bordeaux-Quinconces ou Saint-Médard-en-Jalles-Collège François Mauriac ⇔ Saint-Aubin-de-Médoc-Pinsoles


    Projet Ligne D du tramway de Bordeaux

    En 2018, une nouvelle ligne de tramway sera mise en service afin de desservir le quadrant nord-ouest de l'agglomération bordelaise.

    Cette ligne desservira Eysines en arrivant du Bouscat par l'avenue du Médoc. Puis elle empruntera l'avenue de l'Hippodrome (desservant la résidence "Le Sulky"), la rue Jean-Jaurès, la rue du Tronc du Pinson (desservant la résidence "Le Grand Caillou"). En bas de cette rue, des expropriations devraient avoir lieu puisque le tramway partira en travers afin de rejoindre le plus simplement l'avenue de Picot (desservant le collège Albert Camus et la gendarmerie, puis passant à 250 mètres de la mairie).

    La ligne empruntera ensuite la rue Gabriel Moussa, la rue de la Marne, puis rejoindra l'avenue du Taillan-Médoc (desservant le futur écoquartier des Carès), et y rejoindra son terminus "Eysines-Cantinolle" (un dépôt de tramway sera créé dans cette zone d'activités).
    Réseau Trans Gironde[modifier]
    703 Quinconces⇔ Lesparre-Médoc-Gare SNCF

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    Thank you so much, StCirq, that's tremendously helpful!
    I think it may work, will do further research on buses out of Bordeaux too. Don't want to spend the whole trip on buses here & there, although it's often a good way to view the area!
    Thanks again, JJ.

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