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Bucharest Alternative Tour: Small-Group Morning History and Street Art Tour provided by Bucharest Urban Adventures

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Bucharest Alternative Tour: Small-Group Morning History and Street Art Tour

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
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All tours follow the latest local health authority advice, including mask usage and social distancing. Urban Adventures has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which recognises companies that have adopted health and hygiene global standardised protocols.
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Updated 25/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    KFC Leonida
    Bulevardul General Gheorghe Magheru 28-30, București 010325, Romania
    In front of KFC Piata Romana, in Roman Square
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    Piata Romana
    Revolution Square (Piata Revolutiei)
    Romanian Athenaeum (Ateneul Roman)
    Biserica Kretzulescu
    Ion Mincu University of Architecture and Urbanism
  • You'll end at
    University's Square
    Bulevardul Regina Elisabeta 3, București 030167, Romania
    University Square
    See address & details
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Departure Point
KFC Leonida, Bulevardul General Gheorghe Magheru 28-30, București 010325, Romania
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
University's Square, Bulevardul Regina Elisabeta 3, București 030167, Romania
Inclusions
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • One street snack
  • One refreshment
  • Snacks
Exclusions
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • One street snack
  • One refreshment
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour at the rate listed above. Please select ‘child’ above when booking. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge. Please inform us at the time of booking if you’ll be bringing a child under the age of 6.
  • For your Urban Adventure you will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Daniel V wrote a review Mar 2020
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At a friend's suggestion, I took the "Beautiful Decay and Alternative" tour, and I'm so glad I did. I was only in Bucharest for a few days on business and had a single day to look around and get to know the city a little. I wasn't sure what to expect, but I had a great time. My
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Alina A, Guest Relations Manager at Bucharest Alternative Tour: Small-Group Morning History and Street Art Tour
Responded 13 Mar 2020
"Thank you Daniel for such a wonderful review! I am happy that I was able to show you some parts of my hometown and I'm very glad that you've enjoyed the experience! Looking forward to seeing you next time you'll come to Bucharest! Warmest regards, Ioana"
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Verena wrote a review Sep 2019
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We booked the Alternative Tour on very short notice and the organising team was very helpful in making it possible for us (Thank you for that!). Our tour was with Lala and it was one of the best guided tours we ever took part in. Lala was awesome and she knew a lot - not only
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Dana T, Guest Relations Manager at Bucharest Alternative Tour: Small-Group Morning History and Street Art Tour
Responded 17 Oct 2019
"Hello, I am very happy you enjoyed our walking and talking , discovering the fresh, contemporary side of the city through street art and graffiti. Lala"
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erlsm@hr.nl wrote a review Jul 2019
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On our alternative tour through Bukarest our guide Ioana showed us beautiful street art and architecture that we would not have seen without her. She kept amazing us on this three hour walk with her knowledge about the city, the buildings and the art we passed by. A really
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Dana T, Guest Relations Manager at Bucharest Alternative Tour: Small-Group Morning History and Street Art Tour
Responded 31 Jul 2019
"Dear Sylvia, I'm really glad that you've enjoyed the tour! It was a pleasure meeting you and Ron and showing you around. Thank you so much for this great review! Big hugs, Ioana"
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NK419 wrote a review Jun 2019
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine58 contributions21 helpful votes
As a big fan of murals and street art, tracking them in every new city I visit has become a hobby of mine. One of the most efficient ways to find them, especially in Bucharest, where many of the murals are rather hidden, is via a tour. Ioana was an excellent guide for this
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Dana T, Guest Relations Manager at Bucharest Alternative Tour: Small-Group Morning History and Street Art Tour
Responded 1 Jul 2019
"Hi, Nicola! Thanks for your very kind review! Your interest in street art was absolutely contagious! It was a real pleasure to show you around the city and to tell you the stories behind the murals! Greetings, Ioana"
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Kat L. wrote a review Jun 2019
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Ioana led this street art tour and was very knowledgeable about the city and local artists. She was also super nice and answered all of the questions our tour had. The tour takes you to some places you'd never see wandering along by yourself. Highly recommended and high value
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Dana T, Guest Relations Manager at Bucharest Alternative Tour: Small-Group Morning History and Street Art Tour
Responded 1 Jul 2019
"Hi, Kathleen! Thank you for your very nice words! I'm really happy that you've enjoyed the tour so much! Lots of hugs! Ioana"
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estenri
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Great time in Bucharest
Had a great time with Bogdan. He studied history and knows a lot. Very interesting stories and very good tasting fo
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H1160GRdavidw
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Fantastic tour including food
We met Bogdan as arranged and had a very informative condensed history of Bucharest, we walked to our first stop fo
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graceelizabeth16
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Incredible tour with an even more incredible guide!!!!
Our extremely knowledgeable tour guide Bogdan was able to suggest different types of beer at all the local bars. We
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graceelizabeth16
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A must!!!!
This was the best food tour ever! Our guide, Bogdan, was extremely knowledgeable about the city, its history and tr
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Michelle M
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There are many great things about this tour, but one of them is they still offer the tour even if there is just you
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Charlie M
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Surprised!!!
Had an amazing experience with the guide Andrea! Felt just like we were a group of friends! Big thank you! :D
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Ruskareeno
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Fantastic knowledge and secret bars
Dana was an absolutely fantastic guide, she spoke passionately about the history of Bucharest whilst showing us int
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LPier17
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Perfect way to learn about Romania
This was a wonderful tour. My wife and I took the tour during the off season and had our guide, Bogdan all to our s
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dchr8888
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Nice little city tour with tasty beer
It was a very interesting tour, with some insights into the city, its people and history as well as its newly-found
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TCL1994
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A tour to places tourists would hardly find
We did the tour with our guide Andreea on a rainy afternoon with not much else to do in Bucharest and absolutely fe
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Megan H
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Really cool trip
Bogdan was my guide and it was just the two of us, so I got to ask a lot of questions to understand the history and
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LizB114
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Dark side tour
Dark side tour - with Andra - super tour very informative, had a coffee as we wandered and found out a lot about th
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1sarahm1
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Brilliat experience of food and history
Really enjoyed this tour. Highlights were the Markets and tasking Romainian delicacies. Tour guide Bogdan was infor
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S4427UKandrewf
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Excellent Walk through Recent History
Irina met out group (of 3) and walked us through the back streets of old Bucharest explaining architecture, politic
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gingerg732
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A great way to learn about the city and Dana is the BEST!
I am fortunate enough to have had a private walking tour with Dana. A very cold January day is not in high demand f
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