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Communism Tour of Bucharest

From US$22,70
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
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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 82 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Fantastic small group informative tour

Claudia gave us a great afternoon. There were only 3 visitors and this gave us opportunity to chat to her and ask any questions we wanted. She is a historian and well informed about the city its history pre, during and post communism. Her walk...More

Thank Charlotte T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
A must in Bucharest

Our guide Marius took us on an extremely interesting tour of the sites and history of communism in Romania and Bucharest from its inception to it's fall. It was fascinating to hear from someone who as a child lived through the latter stages of Ceaşescu's...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 1 week ago
An amazing, extraordinary tour

She really did a great job and has a big know-how in the subject of communism in Romania, the history in general and the personality of Ceausescu. Thank you so much for your great work!

Thank Nes E
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 & Claudia

Reviewed 1 week ago
Should Be Mandatory for All Americans

This 3.5 hour walking tour of Bucharest presented graphic evidence of the long lasting (30 years) debilitating after effects of the communist regime in Romania. Fascinating, illuminating and often poignant, the story unfolds in the neighborhoods and streets of the city as our guide Claudia...More

Thank CTPhillie
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 & Claudia

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great and interesting tour!

I really appreciated the knowledge of our friendly guide Claudia. She took us on a great walking tour of Bucharest, telling us interesting stories from the communist era through the city’s rich and fascinating architecture.

Thank oslotraveler1978
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 & Claudia

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