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Sofia’s Communist Tour: Tours & Tickets

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This is a fun and interactive way to get to know Sofia. If you are a student group or a team building in Sofia, this is your best option. The whole events take about 2 hours and you will see and experience Sofia in a fun and curious way with your...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Sofia 1606, Bulgaria
+359 87 761 3992
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our tour with Dani who was such a great guide! We did it walking, but first had a ride on the Trabant car (quite famous communist car) and got to an important place of the city. We knew a lot about Bulgarians and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

Just took the free communist tour of Sofía, and it was great. First off, the tour guide Ivo was excellent. He spoke amazing English, had a great attitude, covered many aspects of the history, and didn't sugar coat anything. He provided a great history, but...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

We took this tour to get a glimpse of life in a diffetent time. We were not dissapointed. This walking tour had a guide who was knowledgeable and fair. He gave us an account of life and times which were difficult and very different from...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 3, 2019

Three plus hours tour through different monuments from the communist era. Our guide, Vasil, was very knowledgeable and answered many questions throughout this interesting tour. Highly recommended, for teenagers aa well.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ruthie17
Reviewed August 1, 2019

We joined David on a 3.5 hour guided walking tour of Sofia with an emphasis on Communism and its history , impact Bularian history and its architecture/monuments. David was very informative and went out of his way to ensure most , if not all of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

Dany was an excellent guide, very patient and able to answer any questions! He took us off the beaten track slightly and showed us other things in the city that we otherwise may have missed. Learnt a lot about communist Bulgaria and enjoyed the ride...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 408leanner
Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

If you are curious about life and mores in the communist era of the eastern block, you can't miss this one. Our guide (Niki) spoke impeccable English and conveyed all the nuances with anecdotes drawn also from his family's life.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Alberto C
Reviewed May 11, 2019

We did the tour on the 27th of April 2019, we had a wonderful time! We learned a lot about the communtist era and how people lived during that time. The tour lasted around 2,5 hours and we walked around the city centre. Our guide...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank kostaspsallas
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

Went on this tour on our second day in sophia. Martin was a fantastic informative guide brimming with enthuasiasm. Great insight to the history of Bulgaria. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank brenika
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

My boyfriend and I did this tour on a Sunday morning with Ivo. He was very knowledgeable and engaging— we had a fantastic time! My boyfriend is from Bulgaria and he learned a lot of new things too. This is our second tour with this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Emma W
June 17, 2017|
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Response from KrisMitov | Property representative |
Hi, The tour goes for about 2.5 hrs :) Best, Kris
April 1, 2017|
Response from KrisMitov | Property representative |
Hi there, The meeting spot is next to the piece of the Berlin Wall in Sofia. It is in the park of the National Palace of Culture just opposite of Starbucks. You can see the location also on our TripAdvisor... More