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Bucharest Half a Day Tour

Bucharest Half a Day Tour
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Bucharest Half a Day Tour
Discover Bucharest in the easiest possible way! Biking will allow you to extend the visiting perimeter and you will get a slice from each side of Bucharest: Gypsy neighborhood, communist Bucharest, Old City and other hidden uncommon attractions!
What to Expect

The tour will start in the Old City center with a story about the birth of the City and the birth of the Romanian civilization. You will visit 5 to 6 highlights that will help imagine and understand how the city grew up. After you will cross a major boulevard and you will get back into the Old City. During communist period Old City of Bucharest was decimated and split by grandiose urban projects. Today is one of the poorest areas in Bucharest and it's mostly inhabited by gypsies.

Forward you will make an incursion into the communist part of Bucharest with its monumental Parliament Palace (The People’s House). After finding out how the people were living under Ceasescu’s regime you will pass back to the 19th and 20th century Bucharest, the golden ages of its existence. You will discover a lot of places and their stories from the period when Bucharest was called Little Paris.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour

As a family of 5 people, the youngest being 10, the trip was a great introduction to the amazing city Bucharest. The bicycle is great as the distances are quite long between the spots. Alex showed us the ins and outs in a very funny...More

Thank machtelt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
A great way to see the city

Razwan guided us for four hours through the city and outskirts of Bucharest. We heard interesting facts and accounts of the countries turbulent and cathartic history. Can fully recommend this tour on well maintained comfortable and adjustable bikes. A great way to meet other tourists...More

Thank Les D
Reviewed 4 July 2018
Bucharest by Bike

Started off our visit to Bucharest with a cracking half day tour. A brilliant way of getting to know the place and understand what's in it, especially as there aren't the usual array of guide books about the place. Razvan, our guide was exceptional with...More

1  Thank krisk1644
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile
The best thing I did in Bucharest

Had a thoroughly enjoyable tour this morning. Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable, not just about Bucharest and Romania, but about world politics, literature, architecture, music, and history. Very impressive and engaging, constantly ensuring that we asked questions and were kept interested. My only regret is...More

1  Thank Richie H
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile
Great exploring on two wheels.

All the basics were great; quality bike, safe route, interesting spots to stop, lots of info and also a bit of cycling (not a long distance so no worries about fitness/ pace) What really made the tour was Alex the guide; knowledgable, interesting, and lots...More

Thank Andrew_Oxford
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