Guided tour

Bucharest: Old Town Walking Tour

Activity provider: Local Hosts

Bucharest: Old Town Walking Tour

Activity provider: Local Hosts

From US$ 69.86 per person

Experience Bucharest's Old Town and learn about its recent past and history during a leisurely walking tour with a local guide. Get off the beaten track for unique views and delicious local snacks.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Romanian
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Learn key information about the city and its culture
  • Discover traditional and contemporary artisanal souvenir shops in the Old Town
  • Explore the secret route that leads to one the biggest administrative buildings in the world
  • Enjoy tasty local snacks in one of the city's famous inns
Full description

Starting from University Square, one of the most popular meeting points in the city, the tour will move along Calea Victoriei, one of the city's oldest routes where aristocrats, merchants, communist officials, and the new capitalists all left their mark in some way.  Then, head to the Old Town through a secret passage and see some small and gorgeous medieval churches as well as the latest modern architectural statements. You’ll also get an insight into the many controversies behind the House of the People. The tour will end at a grand traditional inn with beer and some local snacks.

  • Snacks
  • 1 covrig (similar to a pretzel)
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee or tea
  • Local snacks
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • 1 beer (400ml)
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Transfers
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • Masks are strongly recommended for anyone indoors regardless of vaccination status. Unvaccinated participants are required to wear a mask while indoors

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Meeting point

The meeting point is at University Square, next to the water fountain.

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Important information

Know before you go

  •  The local partner will do their best to accommodate your dietary preferences. Please get in contact via e-mail prior to the start of the tour.
  •  There will be a reasonable amount of walking involved, but there will be refreshment stops along the way as well.
  •  This tour operates rain or shine and will only be cancelled in the event of extreme weather. You will be notified if this is the case.

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