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Communism Tour of Bucharest

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  • 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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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.
Reviews (139)
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Reviewed 5 days ago
The Perfect Tour for Anyone Interested in Bucharest's Communist Past

There are more than a few tours related to the Communist era in Bucharest available online, but believe me, THIS is the one you want. My tour guide Claudia had an obvious passion for her subject and explained how the reign of Nicolae Ceausescu affected...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank geminihills
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A truly amazing tour with in-depth political history of Romania

Thanks to Claudia and her vast knowledge in history we had the chance to discover the remains of once communist Romania through buildings and different parts of Bucharest. She has shown us many photographs from the sites we’ve visited, which portray the people and buildings...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aliinhan
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius & Claudia

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
I learned SO much and gained a true appreciation for Bucharest!

Must-do for your visit to Bucharest and this tour was the best part of my visit. I felt like I was living Bucharest's history and watching it unfold in front of my eyes, and I understood the city so much more after the tour. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mayu I
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile
Great introduction to Bucharest

I did this tour today with Claudia. I recommend it to anyone who is interested in the political history during and after communism in Romania. We learnt about and saw some amazing locations and their stories. We did it the day after we arrived in...More

Thank Ruby19681
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius & Claudia

Reviewed December 7, 2018
Fully enjoyed

Love our guide, Claudia, not only attentive to our questions, we also had good sharing about old days and the post-communist life in Romania

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lorettay450
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius & Claudia

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Response from CTPhillie | Reviewed this property |
Book online at through Viator or directly hrough the vendor. Meeting time & place on your e-voucher
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We booked the day of the tour without a problem.
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We met the guide outside the cathedral. It was very easy to find
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