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Bucharest's scars of Communism - half day private walking tour

Art, Culture, & Historical
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Learn about the years of dictatorship from a witness guide and find out about 100 years of Romanian Communism in just a few hours. See the places & hear the tales that have marked the darkest period in Romanian history.

How and where it all began. Learn about the gruesome events in the University square & the violent night that changed Romania's destiny. Explore the Revolution square & Central Committee of the Communist Party plus utopian area of the Parliament.

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09:00 AM

Meeting Point

Starbucks Coffee shop - University Square

- Front door of Starbucks coffee shop

09:10 AM

The beginnings - foundation and early days - Academy Street

The early 1920s have seen the apparition of the communist movement in Romania. See where it all started and the events of the 1920s to 1940s.

09:30 AM

The plenary hall and Central Committee of the Party

Check out the place where the political detainees where interrogated and the early massacres committed in the 1940s and 50s.

10:00 AM

The Unions headquarters and the feared Securitate

The first anti Communist demonstrations and their dramatic endings; the buildings hosting the feared instrument of the regime.

10:30 AM

Revolution square - the balcony

Find out what led to the economic disaster of the 70s and 80s and the unbearable political pressure. The shortages and the spark that brought it al to its end.

11:10 AM

The Congress Hall

See the place where the Party held its congresses and hear the story of the last one in detail.

12:00 PM

The ruins of the past and the prison

Check out one of the last remaining massive buildings lying in ruins in the middle of Bucharest and visit one of the many prisons the regime had hidden in plain site.

01:00 PM

The Utopian 1980s - the Parliament

End the tour with "the other Bucharest". The incredible and surreal story of the destruction and recreation of one of Bucharest's area. A place worth ending the historic accolade with.

Ending Point

Constitution square - Parliament

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

private walking tour

licensed guide

local recommendations for your stay

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What‘s not included

personal expenses, snacks/ food, souvenirs

Tour Important Information

Please make sure you wear comfortable shoes, sunscreen and water. This is a tour requiring a light level of effort.

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I can offer guided tours all over Romania, covering the various regions of interest.

Cancellation Policy

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    Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
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    50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
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$199/ per group