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Communism Tour of Bucharest

Highlights
  • Learn about the history of Communism from your guide
  • Explore neighborhoods that were important during the Communist era
  • View interesting architecture in a variety of styles
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Communism Tour of Bucharest
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Communism Tour of Bucharest
US$22.48
Overview

The buildings of a city can unlock its history, if you know where to look. On this 3-hour walking tour, a guide will take you through the streets of Bucharest and explain how the architecture relates to the Communist era. As you walk, learn about Communism in Romania and how it changed the shape of the city.

What to Expect

Meet your guide in central Bucharest for a 3-hour walking tour through the city’s Communist history. As you stroll through Bucharest’s streets, learn about the architectural styles and how different regimes influenced the look of the city.

Visit neighborhoods untouched by the Communist style and explore the remains of the Uranus neighborhood. Understand how the city looked during the Communist era and learn about the violent end of Romanian Communism in 1989. Your guide will explain the history of Communism as you walk the city.

The tour include a short break at a cafe, where you can purchase snacks at your own expense.

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1 - 5 of 106 reviews

Reviewed yesterday
Excellent tour with an excellent tour guide

Our guide on the tour was Claudia who is an experienced historian specialised in the communist era of East Europe. When first visiting the website of the company, I was rather sceptical as they seemed to blame every problem Romania has on communism. Claudia though...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 1 week ago
The guide offered a very interactive communication,based on sharing common experience about the epoque events

the hystorical infos were very well associated with the city attractions; liked the delicious surprize in front of "ex Alimentara"

Thank anamai
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ana, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
More like an anti communist tour of Bucharest

One of the better value walking tours and very informative. Definitely not for admirers of Karl Marx though!

Thank mildly_curious
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour

Fascinating tour with a guide who truly cared about the era of history. Definitely learnt a lot about an era of history from a true expert.

Thank David M
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Best city tour!

Marius gave an amazing and very thoughtful insight into the history of Bucharest. Probably the best city tour I have ever been on! All of our questions were answered in detail and it opened our eyes to a different view of the city. We stopped...More

Thank Lawrence S
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

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Response from Mike P | Reviewed this property |
We met the guide outside the cathedral. It was very easy to find
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