Dana was fun, informative, choose wonderful food and eve saved me from a pick pocket on public transport. She was absolutely amazing and I highly recommend a tour with her.
Begin your culinary tour in University Square and learn about Romania’s history from your English-speaking guide. Take a short walk to Strada Batistei. Visit a restored turn-of-the-century townhouse, where you can sample Romanian entrees (gustari) including goat cheese, cured meat, spring onions, homemade bread, and locally-brewed craft beers.
Continue on to the Armenian quarter and admire the mix of architectural styles.
Walk to the Jewish quarter and try a street food called covrigi. Afterwards, head to the beautiful area of Mantuleasa and hear about 19th-century and inter-war Bucharest. Sip a cold Romanian weissbier.
Hop on a tram for a short ride to Mosilor Street and notice the Communist-era buildings. Go to the Obor Market and try a drink of palinca (brandy). Try a sample of local cow, sheep, and goat cheeses. Taste mici, a skinless sausage with mustard. Finish your food tour with a sweet Wallachian doughnut.
I started off the day just a little behind schedule due to a miscommunication, however as I was heading to the meeting place my guide, Tudor, gave me a call. About 5 minutes later we had met up and started the tour. One of the...More
"Hey Casey, Glad to hear that you enjoyed the Bohemian Tour, man. I’m sorry about the misunderstanding regarding the starting time, but it seems our messages informing you about that have not reached you. Anyway, it was a fine day altogether & I'm happy that...More
All four of us rated this tour as a must do in Bucharest. It is a great way to see the architecture and neighborhoods. We also enjoyed the market and the introduction to local food. Our favorite was the mititei (mici) and we ate it...More
"Hello Lillian! Thank you very much for taking the time to review our Bohemian Tour. I am very happy to read that you enjoyed the tour and the mititei (mici) :) . It was a pleasure to meet you! All the best from Bucharest! Andrei"
Our tour was led by Andrei, a friendly and knowledgeable guide. He welcomed us with warm Romanian pretzels 'covrigi.' As we walked through different neighborhoods 'mahallas,' Andrei explained all the different architectural styles and historical background. He was willing to answer any questions we had...More
"Hello Masa, thank you for the nice review and for the recommendation, I am happy to read that the tour was a memorable experience and next time when you come to Bucharest I hope I'll have the opportunity to introduce you to some more local...More
We did this tour on our first day in Bucharest and would thoroughly recommend it. Our guide Lala was excellent and made it like touring the city with a knowledgeable good friend. Lala gave us a great insight into not only the food and drink...More
"Hello, I am very happy you enjoyed our tour discovering the real side of Bucharest, with its streets, architecture, histories, while tasting some of the local food and drinks. It was a great pleasure meeting you. Wish you great journeys ahead, Lala"