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Red Belgrade Communist Tour

Highlights
  • Learn about Communist Yugoslavia from a guide

  • Visit the Yugoslav History Museum

  • Enjoy a round-trip trolley ride

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Red Belgrade Communist Tour
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Red Belgrade Communist Tour
US$22.12
Overview

Delve into the history of Communist Yugoslavia on this walking tour. Learn Learn about Belgrade post-WWII from you guide as you stroll the streets of the city. Hear about Josip Broz Tito, the leader of Yugoslavia, and listen to the urban legends of the era. Visit the Yugoslav History Museum. Go on a round-trip trolley ride.

What to Expect
The tour departs at 12:00 from the Republic Square, most central meeting place of Belgrade. The guide will be waiting for you near the Big Clock and upon gathering will start the introduction to 50 years historical period of no more existing Yugoslavia. Republic Square hosts numerous monuments from the era of Yugoslavian Kingdom mixed with socialistic grey edifices of the constructivism era. Enjoy this contrast when walking to Nikola Pašić Square devoted to Serbian politician of the World War I time. Learn about the transition from Kingdom to the Socialistic Republic and see impressing building of the Serbian Parliament that gathered politicians from different epochs and, finally in 2000, was the place where Bulldozer Revolution started and contradictory figure of Slobodan Milošević was overthrown. On your way you will see City Parliament and President't residency that is located next to the monument of Ivo Andrić, Serbian writer and Nobel prize winner.  You will go down to via Prince Miloš Street to the magnificent Government Building and see the tragic image - the ruins of Serbian General Staff Building that was one of the first buildings bombed by NATO in 1999. The guide will raise the topic of the bombing and will give you another perspective and opinion about these terrible happenings. Afterwards you will catch public transport, a comfortable trolley, that will bring you to elite district of Belgrade called Dedinje. This area is famous for numerous embassies and residential villas with a great view over a part of Belgrade. You will proceed to the Yugoslav History Museum Complex, devoted to live and deeds of the famous communist leader, Josip Broz Tito. This outstanding man led the country to the bright future, and his times are nowadays remembered with some nostalgia. In the Museum you will see an interesting collection of ceremonial presents that were given to Yugoslavian President and will also visit his Mausoleum known as the House of Flowers. All the Entrance fees and round-way trolley ride are included in price.
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Reviewed 23 June 2018
Very informative and interesting tour with Viktor!

We had a few very nice and interesting hours with Viktor as our tour guide. He is really knowledgable and wants to tell the story. He knows it all by heart. Strongly recommended if you want to know more about the history of Belgrade, Yoguslavia,...More

Thank Per T
BelgradeFreeTour, Menadžer za odnose sa gostima at Belgrade Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Dear Per, we are so proud on our team of guides. They are educated, professional and passionate ! We are glad that Viktor managed to have great time! Thanks for recommendation! Regards!

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile
Awesome Tour!

Viktor was an excellent guide who was very knowledgeable as he has a degree in history with an emphasis on the history of communism. He also grew up in Serbia and has personal stories and reflections to share. In addition, his command of the English...More

Thank Terry S
BelgradeFreeTour, Menadžer za odnose sa gostima at Belgrade Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Dear Terry, we are so proud on our guide Viktor! We are appreciate that you found time to leave us comment and thank you for such a strong recommendation! Please feel free to contact us for your new arrival to Belgarde or because of your...More

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile
Fantastic tour, wonderfull guide!

Dragana, who is an actual historian, was our guide. Witty, fun, knowledgeable and enthousiastic. One of us was a bit slow with getting on the bus, she litteraly slammed closing doors open, might have heard some wrenches popping out. This tour is everything you can...More

Thank Gordan P
BelgradeFreeTour, Menadžer za odnose sa gostima at Belgrade Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Dear Gordan, first thanks for patiance and having understand for postponing tour. Also thank you on Drgana's behalf for those compliments :) We are glad that you enjoyed! We hope that next time we will have chance to arrange something more for you! Regards!

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Informative and fun guiding

Great guide with deep knowledge on the communist-time period. We had around 2,5 hours with a lot of history about Tito, his wifes, communist buildings and modern Serbia - while walking around in sunny Beograd. The guide was informative, academic and relaxed. I recommend this...More

Thank Pål Gaute S
BelgradeFreeTour, Menadžer za odnose sa gostima at Belgrade Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Dear guest, thank you on guide's behalf for those compliments :) You had chance to walk with our historians among our guides. Thanks for such a strong recommendation! We are glad that you enjoyed! We hope that next time we will have chance to arrange...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile
Very impressive tour

We had a great tour today with Dragana. Hearing the history of the Communist years from somebody living in this part of the world was very interesting. Dragana was very knowledgable for somebody so young. I would recommend this for anybody interested in this era...More

Thank Edward Y
BelgradeFreeTour, Menadžer za odnose sa gostima at Belgrade Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Dear Edward, thank you on Dragana's behalf for those compliments :) Also thanks for such a strong recommendation! We hope that next time we will have chance to arrange something more for you! Greetings!

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