Bucharest chronicles

  • 55 Euros
  • 4.5 Hours
  • max 10 People
  • Food & Drinks

Description

For a back to basics tour, we give you an overview of our recent past and our older much more glorious history. Starting from the University Square - probably the most popular meeting point in the city, we then move along Calea Victoriei where aristocrats, merchants, communist officials and then new capitalists shouldered each other, in their respective eras, to get a place on the city’s oldest route. We then hop in the Old Town, through a secret passage, to see tiny and gorgeous medieval churches as well as the latest boho-bougie architectural statements. You’ll also get a glimpse into the many controversies behind the House of the People. We’ll end the tour at a grand traditional inn with beer and local cuisine.

Highlights:

Key information about the city and its culture
Traditional and contemporary artisan souvenir shops
A secret route for your perfect insta story of one the biggest administrative building in the world
Discovering the Old Town with a classic lunch in one of its famous inns.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • English-speaking Local Host
  • 1 street-snack
  • 1 coffee/tea
  • 1 water
  • Traditional Lunch - 2 mici with french fries, mustard and bread + 1 local sweet delight
  • 1 beer (400ml)
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Souvenirs and personal shopping

Schedule details:

Start time: 16.00 PM

Meeting point: Piața 21 Decembrie 1989

Ending point: Close to Old Town

Duration: 4 hours

Host contact: +40 730 665 652

Reviews

It was a great tour! Mircea is very enthusiastic guide, he showed undiscovered parts of Bucharest, we managed to have a coffee at the Parliament building, and in the end of the tour we tried the local food as well. Meanwhile he shared different stories about the local people, communist history and historical facts. One of the best tours I ever had, definitely recommend!
Valeria D
Trip Advisor 2019

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