Communist Bucharest Tour

Explore Bucharest’s communist heritage and the main sites linked to this compelling period which marked deeply Romanian history.

The famous House of the People, now the Romanian Parliament, is the tour’s main highlight together with the former residence of the Ceausescu dictator – the Spring Palace.

To understand the outburst of violence of the Romanian Revolution of 1989, together with your local guide you will follow the steps of the events that took place in University Square and Revolution Square.

Your guide will share with you the history, dates and facts, as well as stories and photos from the communist period, making it easier to grasp what day to day life was like in those times.

To sweeten the taste of the stories from the old days, you are invited to try out a few sweet treats popular in the communist period.

Duration: 3 – 4 hours

Price: 1 person: 90€  / 2 persons: 120 €  / 3-4 persons: 160 €

* For larger groups, please write us at office@wheninBucharest.com and we will reply asap with a personalized price offer. Thanks very much!

 

Included: English speaking licensed guide, start at your hotel, local recommendations, tickets for the Palace of the Parliament

 

Itinerary:

  • Palace of the Parliament (House of the People) – interior visit
  • Civic Center and Victory of Socialism Boulevard
  • Revolution Square and University Square (sites of the Romanian Revolution of 1989)

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