Bucharest by day sightseeing tour

Starting from 90€ per person

Highlights

  • Explore Romania’s expansive capital in the comfort of a private vehicle
  • See Bucharest landmarks like Parliament Palace, Victory Avenue, and Old Town
  • Learn about the country’s tumultuous history and the fall of its Communist regime from a guide

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Palace of Parliament, Bucharest

Discover Bucharest, a charming city full of contrasts with impressive 17th century old churches, well preserved traditional houses and imposing French style palaces alongside communist era buildings and glass office towers.
This full day tour of Bucharest and its surroundings includes the following sights:
• Parliament Palace (Inside Visit)  – the second largest building in the world, put up at the request of Nicolae Ceausescu during the 1980s and opened in the post communist years as the seat of the Romanian Parliament.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Muzeul National al Satului „Dimitrie Gusti”, Bucharest

Our next stop will be at the Village Museum (Inside Visit) – an open-air museum, situated on the shore of the scenic Herastrau Lake and stretched over a surface of 38 acres, it represents a micro-universe of the traditional Romanian village with houses taken from all regions of Romania

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Old Town, Bucharest

Old Town ( Walking Tour) – the former quarter where the merchants and craftsmen lived and worked in French inspired houses is now the entertainment center of Bucharest, filled with many restaurants, cosy cafes and pubs lined up along the quaint narrow cobblestone streets.

Duration: 50 minutes

Pass By: Victoriei Street, Bucharest

Victory Avenue ( Panoramic sightseeing) – one of the oldest streets in Bucharest dating back to the 17th century, it features majestic palaces, art museums, former residences of the aristocracy and old churches.

Pass By: Revolution Square (Piata Revolutiei), Bucharest

Revolution Square ( Panoramic sightseeing) the place where Nicolae Ceausescu held his last speech and where the protests that ultimately led to the fall of communism took place in December 1989.

Stop At: Mogosoaia Palace, Mogosoaia, Ilfov County, Southern Romania

Mogosoaia Palace is the former residence of Wallachian princes in the 18th century, built in the Romanian Renaissance style, an architectural style which combines in a striking manner Byzantine-Ottoman elements with Baroque and Western Renaissance

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Snagov Monastery, Snagov, Ilfov County, Southern Romania

Snagov Monastery (Inside Visit) is said to be the final resting place of another Wallachian prince, Vlad the Impaler, also known as Dracula. Located on an island, the 15th century Christian-Orthodox monastery with its original paintings and tower is a monument of medieval art.

Duration: 40 minutes

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered

Departure Time

9:00 AM

Duration

8h

Inclusions
  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • Small-Group tour ( maximum of 6 people per tour)
  • Hotel/Hostel/Accommodation pick-up and drop-off
  • Transport with a modern, well-equipped car, minibus or coach (depending on group size)
  • Walking tour of the Old Town
  • Panoramic city tour with stops in the main squares
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Photo tax
  • Entrance fees( 10 euros per person)
  • Entry/Admission – Palace of Parliament
  • Entry/Admission – Muzeul National al Satului „Dimitrie Gusti”
  • Entry/Admission – Mogosoaia Palace
  • Entry/Admission – Snagov Monastery
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Adult (18-90 years) / person:

2 – 4 – 90 Euro

Youth (13-17 years) / person:

1 – 4 – 36 Euro

Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance

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Explore the cosmopolitan contrasts of Bucharest on a private, full-day tour of Romania’s capital and surrounding sights. See the best of Bucharest, including Communist relics like the supersized Parliament Palace and Revolution Square, plus the charming, French-inspired Old Town and traditional folk houses of the Village Museum. Head outside the city to dig deeper into Romanian history and myths at the royal Mogosoaia Palace and Snagov Monastery—the legendary final resting place of Dracula inspiration Vlad the Impaler.