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Unirii Square No.1, Bucharest 022376, Romania
+40 745 593 938
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Excellent tour, great price, and support a foundation!

I went on the Communist Walking tour with this company and was happily surprised to find it! Most... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
User999
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Fairfax, VA
Communism walking tour with Elena

The excellent reviews for this tour are justified. Elena was an articulate, knowledgable and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
ShelleySaldon
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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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Communism was here for more than 40 years, so no wonder Bucharest is full of "souvenirs" from this not so long ago period. The House of the People or the Victory of Socialism Bld. to name just a few. Join us and learn how communism shaped Romanian society and Bucharest and get a realistic insight into life under communist rule. Get sad when listening our stories or smile hearing popular jokes about communist leaders and make your own opinion about how different was communism in our country.
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Unirii Square No.1, Bucharest 022376, Romania
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

I went on the Communist Walking tour with this company and was happily surprised to find it! Most tours cost 2-3x this much and had less availability. The guide was great, very passionate about the subject and very knowledgeable. The time went by very quickly...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

The excellent reviews for this tour are justified. Elena was an articulate, knowledgable and charismatic guide who was passionate about her subject. She was also very balanced in her attempts to set out what is known, what is merely suspected and where people disagree. We...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Our group of five Irish lunatics signed up for this tour to get to see the lesser known parts of Bucharest and we were all very glad we did. Such an interesting city and I couldn't think of anyone better than the lovely and highly...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I signed up for the communist tour of Bucharest, as this is an interesting subject of recent events. Although the tour guide was informative and the tour itself was well paced I felt that the subject matter was lacking - greatly!!! I wanted to know...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We did the Communist Tour and found it excellent. Our guide, Elena, knew her history and showed us around the town explaining about Ceausescu's time and sticky end. The tour was about three hours and is highly recommended.

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Our group of 4 only had 2 days in Bucharest. We diid Walkabout's Free City Tour on our first day, which provided a quick orientation. We noticed an ad for a Food Tour on their brochure and our guide kindly called and booked us the...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2014

A group of us took the communist tour on 22nd November. We were met by Tudor who was a wonderful young guide . PSsionate about his city and very informative. I learnt a lot during the tour and although he was totally unbiased in his...More

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