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Choice of morning or afternoon departure
Excellent value for money
Small group ensures personal service
Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Led by a local guide
This specialist guided tour of Bucharest centre concentrates on the recent history of the communist regime, which took hold in Romania in December 1947 and lasted until the bloody revolution of Christmas, 1989.
Learn about life under Nicolae Ceausescu, how I was sworn in allegiance to the great leader and his tyrannical wife, as one of Romania's 'Pioneers', Taught to load and fire an AK-74 assault rifle, (while at high school) and lived only a few miles from the heart of the uprising in Revolution Square. See my own mementos of this era and learn about life after the revolution and how Romania has changed to become the city you see today.
Places of interest visited on this tour include :
Revolution Square The Memorial of Rebirth Statue of Iuliu Maniu and Cornelui Coposu The Former Communist Party Central Committee The Great Concert Hall University Square Intercontinental Hotel and National Theatre Dambovita River and Manuc's Inn Unirii Square and Unirii Shop buildings Boulevard of Socialist Victory Unirii Fountains Constitution square Palace of Parliament
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drinks
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability