Walking tours

The last days of communism, half-day tour of Bucharest

Availability: Daily except on Mondays
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Small Group Tour
  • Friendly, Experienced Guide
  • Historical discovery tour of Communist Bucharest
What to expect

Follow us on this trip through Bucharest to reveal the “great accomplishments of the golden era” and to hear the story of people who built it. You will see the first communist building in Bucharest, the Revolution Square with the balcony where the dictator gave his last speech, the majestic “House of People” and the former residence of the presidential couple.

The itinerary of the Communist Tour of Bucharest depends on your hotel’s location, but it will include:

  • Free Press Square
  • The Arch of Triumph, Victoriei Square
  • Calea Victoriei
  • Revolution Square (Romanian Atheneum, Revolution’s Memorial)
  • The Palace of Parliament
  • Union Square
  • University Square
  • Romana Square
  • Victoriei Square
  • Charles de Gaulle Square
  • Primaverii Palace (the former residence of the dictator)
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What's included
  • Transport by car/minibus with pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
  • English speaking guide
What's not included
  • Entrance fee at Primaverii Palace
  • Entrance fee at the Parliament Palace
Reduced price
  • Children (aged 3-12) reduced
Meeting point:

Meet the guide at the lobby of your hotel

What to remember
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel (or any address in the city)
  • Tour is in english, other languages available on request for an additional fee
  • The exact times for the visits to the Parliament Palace and Primaverii Palace are decided by these institutions only. Therefore the tour may take more or less than the specified duration.
  • An original ID is mandatory to visit the Parliament Palace
  • The visits are not guaranteed as these institutions are sometimes closed for Meetings and Conferences.
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  • Every day except Monday at 9.00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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