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Tour of Communism

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In this 3-hour walking tour of Communism, with English-speaking guide, you'll learn about the major landmarks and events in the Communist history of Bucharest, the violent beginnings of the Communist regime, the nationalization and forced demolition...more
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Hours Today: 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Aleea Dealul Mitropoliei | Romanian Patriarchal Cathedral, Bucharest 7000, Romania
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+40 742 851 285
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Reviewed yesterday

With a PhD in the history of communism, Claudia certainly knows her stuff. The buildings are there to see, but only a tour guide can explain the reason behind their delapidated state. Her photographs added a third dimension, such as Elena Ceucescu's PhD from a...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I only had one full day in Bucharest and were so glad we took this tour! We thoroughly enjoyed it. Our guide Claudia was exceedingly knowledgeable, articulate, animated, and willing to answer all our group’s questions. It’s listed as a 3 hr...More

Thank anniedekomakins
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our guide on the tour was Claudia who is an experienced historian specialised in the communist era of East Europe. When first visiting the website of the company, I was rather sceptical as they seemed to blame every problem Romania has on communism. Claudia though...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A tour was organised in romanian as well as a pilot program and I have had the pleasure to take part in it. The tour involves walking to some lesser known locations each with its own story. All of these locations are a piece of...More

Thank Peace S
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 1 week ago

the hystorical infos were very well associated with the city attractions; liked the delicious surprize in front of "ex Alimentara"

Thank anamai
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ana, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the better value walking tours and very informative. Definitely not for admirers of Karl Marx though!

Thank mildly_curious
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fascinating tour with a guide who truly cared about the era of history. Definitely learnt a lot about an era of history from a true expert.

Thank David M
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always take friends and family on the Tour of Communism when they visit us in Bucharest, and we try come along because we find out something new every time. Because of this I was so excited to go on this new tour of How...More

Thank Stacey J
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Stacey, Thank you for joining our new tour, How Bucharest became the Little Paris, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable, informative and a great three hours spent. Marius is knowledgeable, friendly and provided great insights to the fantastic city of Bucharest! Highly recommended!

Thank dbrennanwitney
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Marius gave an amazing and very thoughtful insight into the history of Bucharest. Probably the best city tour I have ever been on! All of our questions were answered in detail and it opened our eyes to a different view of the city. We stopped...More

Thank Lawrence S
mariuszah, Owner at Tour of Communism, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for joining the Communist tour, and for your kind review. All the best, Marius

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pambd
22 March 2018|
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Response from mariuszah | Property representative |
Hi, The tour is not full. We don't normally run the tour on Wednesdays. For you, we can make an exception, but it will have to be more expensive, since it's a custom date: $27/person. Please let me know if that is fine for... More
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