• Location: Bucharest, Romania
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hrs
From USD $ 77.05 View price calendar

Low Price Guarantee

Since the fall of the Iron Curtain in 1989, many visitors to Romania are intrigued by the country’s recent Communist history. Get a fascinating overview of how Communist rule shaped Bucharest with a full-day thematic city tour of Soviet-era landmarks, like the massive Palace of Parliament, dictator Ceausescu’s former home in the Spring neighborhood, the one-time headquarters of the Communist press and a museum dedicated to political prisoners. It’s a respectful and authentic way to understand this tumultuous chapter in Eastern European history.


  • Full-day tour exploring the legacy of Communist rule in Bucharest
  • Visit the Palace of Parliament, also known as Ceausescu's Palace and the second-largest administrative building in the world
  • See the imposing Spark House, formally the headquarters of the Central Communist Press
  • Stop for lunch at a local restaurant that still retains the atmosphere of Soviet-era Bucharest
  • Travel through the formerly inacccessible neighborhood where dictator Ceausescu and his family once lived
  • Pay tribute to political prisoners and other victims of the brutal regime at a memorial museum
  • Great for history buffs

What You Can Expect

Customer Reviews

Michelle C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Alexandra our guide was so much fun. We saw all the highlights of Bucharest, had a wonderful lunch in the old city, Learned very interesting facts about communist Romania. A definite must for a personal, relaxed experience.

Viator uses cookies to improve your experience on our website. Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings | Close message