In the footsteps of communism tour in Bucharest
Activities

In the footsteps of communism tour in Bucharest

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 6 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn about communist times in Romania
  • Find out how Nicolae Ceausescu rose to power and turned from a popular leader to the totalitarian dictator
  • Find out about the Romanian Revolution
  • Visit the greatest achievement of Ceausescu-the Parliament Palace
  • Drive to Targoviste and learn about the last hours of the dictatorial couple
What to expect

Explore recent Romanian history and find out the true face of a very intriguing character-Nicolae Ceausescu. Your professional guide will give you a lecture about the communist times in Romania and the rise and fall of its most beloved son. Find out how Ceausescu rose to power and turned from a popular leader to the totalitarian dictator who pushed the whole country into darkness.
Make an extensive stop at the former headquarter of Ceausescu, learn about the Romanian Revolution and see the villa where he was living in Bucharest.
Also in order to get to know who he really was, you will visit his greatest achievement-the Parliament Palace. Discover the second largest building in the world, formerly known as the People’s Palace. Take an in-depth tour together with a professional English speaking guide from the Parliament in order to see the heritage of Ceausescu.

After you finish learning about his life, you will get to know more about his downfall and death. In order to get the right picture, you will drive north, to the old capital of Wallachia, Targoviste. Here you will learn about the last hours of the dictatorial couple, at the very military unit where they were prosecuted and executed.

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What's included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fees to all the above-mentioned sites
  • Skip-the-line admission
  • Bottled water
What's not included
  • Lunch
  • Photo fees
What to remember
  • This tour is wheelchair accessible

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Provider
Eastern European Experience
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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