Set off for Transylvania from Bucharest during this guided tour that includes round-trip transport and admission tickets to Bran Castle and Peles Castle. Along with both castle visits, enjoy a walking tour of Brasov before your guide sets you free in the medieval town to enjoy some independent time.
Taste your way through Bucharest’s most charming and unusual ‘mahallas,’ or neighborhoods, on a small-group food tour. Venture beyond crowded squares and Communist architecture to discover the Romanian capital’s quieter, Belle Époque quarters, where Old World elegance meets bohemian flair. Along the way, pop in to lively markets, specialty shops, and cafes to sample the best of artisan Romanian cuisine like goats-milk cheese, cured meat, homemade bread, craft beer, and Wallachian doughnuts.
Trace the rise and fall of Communism in Romania on this walking tour of Bucharest. Learn how the Communist Party and the dictator Ceausescu seized power, controlled dissent and demolished huge swaths of the city to create distinctive architectural monuments. Visit political memorials and Communist-era landmarks to see how the regime and subsequent 1989 revolution have left a permanent mark on the city.
Discover the diverse and layered history of Bucharest on a 3-hour walking tour. Stroll with a knowledgeable guide through the capital’s most interesting neighborhoods, stopping along the way to hear local legends and historical anecdotes. See landmarks like the stunning Palace of Parliament, University Square and the Kretzulescu Church, and learn how the Cold War shaped the city’s landscape.
Skip the impersonal tourist excursions and enjoy an individualized experience on a private tour that explores the rise and fall of the Socialist Republic of Romania and its impact on the city itself. Visit landmarks including the Centrul Civic and the Old City, and listen as your guide shares insight into their architecture and symbolism. Save time finding a meeting point with hotel pickup and drop-off included.
It is called the greatest tour... because it is. It starts with a short, short story of our history. Don`t worry though, 2 millenias in 10 minutes is quite a performance. You`ll find out why we speak a latin language, yet we`re surrounded bu slavs. You`ll learn that we`re Romanians for a millenia and a half, yet a country for just one century. You`ll learn we had kings, some local, some foreigners, that we managed to unify our separated provinces, that we struggled to brind modernisation in a very medieval country. You`ll understand why we had communism, and what it meant. And see how „well” democary functioned for us.
And then we`ll walk, we`ll see a lot of gorgeous buildings and monuments, and we`ll connect their stories, with the history we learned in the beginning.
We`ll laught, we`ll talk, we`ll see the best places to eat, and we promice to answer all your questions. If we can, we`ll refund you.
Also, we guarantee these tours are done with small groups, no more than 7 people.
Available in English / Italiano / Francais.
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Follow the legacy of Jewish life in Bucharest on this insightful walking heritage tour. See the city’s former Jewish neighborhoods and most important spiritual landmarks while learning about the history of Romanian Jews, from medieval times through World War II and the Communist era. See synagogues both forgotten and restored to splendor, including the beautiful Choral Temple.
If you’re short on time in Bucharest, a private tour will sure satisfy your desire to explore the capital of Romania.
After convenient pickup from your hotel, join your guide for a city tour by car. He will show you the most important local landmarcks.
Later, see the highlights of the city center, în walking tour, including the Romanian Ateneu, the Royal Palace, Revolution Square, Calea Victoriei and many other.
*** Please be informed:
the tour will be performed only if there are at least TWO tourists
If you’re a romantic at heart and want to go beyond the typical walking tour, take a 3-hour private Belle Époque tour of Bucharest. The tour begins with pickup from your hotel, followed by visits to Victory Boulevard, the Old City, and more. Along the way, your guide will tell you the storied history of the Belle Époque era in Bucharest and point out important architecture of the time.
The Peles, Bran, Brasov Tour will walk you through 3 different ages. In this tour we will see a king’s palace (Peles castle), a medieval castle (Bran Castle) and a Fortified city (Brasov City). So, let’s taste a little bit of the Transylvania history.
- Benefit of complete flexibility of having the tour tailored on your requirements, in terms of the route, the duration and the features of the tour;
- Enhance your experience through our choices of tours to match your particular interests and traveling style;
- Enjoy the exceptional knowledge and expertise of Romania’s top rated licensed tourist guide with excellent reviews;Discover the daily life, self-sufficiency and sustainability in the remote Saxon villages of Transylvania;
- Take a Brasov tour and have a great walking tour in the medieval city;
- Make the most of your tour experience through our exclusively designed tours with all admissions included and not just only guided walks.
This private combo tour in Bucharest pairs traditional Romanian culture and architecture with wine. Get a sense of country life right in the city at the open-air Village Museum, featuring faithful replicas of peasant houses, cabins, watermills, and more from all across the country. Then, get cozy at a historic manor and Bucharest’s oldest wine bar for a guided tasting of four Romanian wines served with local sausages and cheese.
Explore the Communist legacy of Bucharest on a private full-day tour led by a guide with degrees in political science and tourism. Learn about the rise and fall of the Communist Party and its effect on Romania as you visit major points of political interest including the massive House of the People, Revolution Square, Heroes’ Mausoleum and Scanteia House. Take a break for lunch midday at a city center restaurant.
Chew and sip your way through the historical center of Bucharest on a 3-hour gastronomy walking tour. The tasty tour is perfect for travelers who want a comprehensive overview of Romanian cuisine. Begin at a popular food shop to taste Romanian sausage, bacon, cheese, jam, and more. Afterwards, stop at the Romana Market to sample bread, goat cheese, and other traditional dishes. Leave both locations with culinary gifts to take home.
Explore the buildings and avenues that earned Bucharest the nickname ‘Paris of the East’ on a walking tour of Old Town. In this most charming section of the Romanian capital, uncover centuries of history through monuments like Stavropoleos Church, Victory Avenue, and the Old Princely Court, former home of Dracula inspiration Vlad the Impaler. You’ll also stop in at historic Manuc’s Inn and sip a refreshing lemonade at one of Old Town’s lovely terraces near Lipscani Street.
Begin your time in Bucharest with this insightful, 3-hour tour exploring the city’s legacy of conquests and contrasts. Hear the history behind iconic landmarks, from the royal Ottoman influence of the Old World city center to the political uprisings of Revolution Square. See the lasting signatures and scars of Communism, and get a local’s perspective into the modern energy of this quickly evolving European capital.
On this half-day private tour, you’ll learn about Bucharest’s rich Jewish history. Learn about the city’s flourishing Jewish community prior to World War II, and see where its first members settled in the 16th century. Tours include stops at the oldest Jewish cemetery in Bucharest and a stroll past off-the-beaten-track architectural landmarks in the Jewish quarter.
Transylvania is known for its history and architecture, but its rural terrain and distance from the capital can make it difficult to explore. Discover 4 of the region’s main attractions on a private day tour from Bucharest, transferring between sites with ease with included hotel pickup and drop-off. Visit landmarks including Bran Castle, Râșnov Citadel, and Brașov, benefiting from your guide’s undivided attention for intimate insight into the region.
See a different side of Bucharest on this 3.5-hour walking tour of the Romanian capital’s alternative artistic and cultural scene. See some of the best examples of the emerging street art movement, and visit cutting-edge galleries and design spaces where creative urbanites are shaping the future of the metropolis. Learn about fashion trends and urban planning efforts from your local guide as you explore one of Eastern Europe’s most quickly transforming cities.
Experience the top attractions of Bucharest on a private 4-hour walking tour. Follow your guide to discover Victoriei Avenue, Old Town, and important squares throughout the city. Unlike large group tours, you set the pace and can ask questions at any time. You also get a closer look at the Communist era in Romania. The comprehensive route is a great opportunity to get to know the city’s layout for your future exploring.
Discover the history and events of the Cold War in Romania on a walking tour of Bucharest. Navigate 40 years of communism in the country as you visit landmarks like the Palace of the Parliament and Revolution Square. Learn about what life was like under communist rule and what happened after the fall of communism in 1989.
If you’re short on time but want to experience all the Bucharest has to offer, take a three-hour private sightseeing tour. Forget inflexible group tours. You set the pace and can customize the itinerary to spend more time at the places that interest you and skip the ones that don’t.
Exploring Bucharest on your own can be a daunting task. Get an insider’s perspective on the city’s most important landmarks and hidden gems this 6-hour guided tour. See where locals come to play at Herăstrău Park, explore traditional peasant life at the National Village Museum and ride the subway to University Square. Learn about Bucharest’s multilayered history on a walking tour of the city center, concluding at the jaw-dropping Palace of Parliament — the most famous legacy of Romania’s Communist era.
Travel back in time on this history tour of Bucharest focused on its Communist past. Stroll through the city with a guide, who follows a curated itinerary designed to show the effect of Communism on the country and its people. With a small group of fellow travelers, get plenty of personalized attention and have time to ask questions as you visit the landmarks and highlights of the past.