Day trip

Bucharest: City Tour with Mogosoaia and Snagov Monastery

Activity provider: One Excellence Tours
Day trip

Bucharest: City Tour with Mogosoaia and Snagov Monastery

Activity provider: One Excellence Tours

From US$ 43.96 per person

Explore the cosmopolitan contrasts of Bucharest on a tour of the city and its surrounding sights. Visit Mogosoaia Palace, Snagov Monastery, and more.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
The pickup service covers hotels, hostels, or apartments situated in the central area of Bucharest.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Explore Romania's expansive capital in the comfort of a vehicle
  • Admire Bucharest landmarks like Parliament Palace, Victory Avenue, and Old Town
  • Visit beautiful Mogosoaia Palace, the former home of Wallachian rulers
  • See the burial site of the real-life prince who inspired Bram Stoker's Dracula
  • Discover the open-air Village Museum showcasing rural Romanian life
Full description

Discover Bucharest, a charming city full of contrasts. Admire impressive 17th-century churches, well-preserved traditional houses, and imposing French style palaces alongside communist era buildings and glass office towers.

Get picked up at your accommodation in central Bucharest, then head to the Parliament Palace. There, take a tour inside the second-largest building in the world and the seat of the Romanian Parliament in the post-communist years.

Next, move on to the Village Museum (Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti"), an open-air museum situated on the shore of the scenic Herastrau Lake. Explore a micro-universe of the traditional Romanian village with houses representing all regions of Romania.

From there, head to Bucharest Old Town for a walking tour, the former quarter where the merchants and craftsmen lived and worked that is now the entertainment center of Bucharest. Wander along the quaint, narrow cobblestone streets filled with restaurants, cafes, and pubs. Then, it's time for some panoramic sightseeing. Pass by Victory Avenue, one of the oldest streets in Bucharest that features majestic palaces, art museums, former residences of the aristocracy, and old churches. Then, see Revolution Square, 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. After, move on to discover Mogosoaia Palace, the former residence of Wallachian princes in the 18th century that combines Byzantine-Ottoman elements with Baroque and western Renaissance architectural styles. Finally, visit Snagov Monastery, the final resting place of another Wallachian prince, Vlad the Impaler, also known as Dracula. Admire this monument of medieval art before returning to your accommodation.

  • Professional guide
  • Pickup and drop-off in central Bucharest
  • Transport with a modern minivan (depending on group size)
  • Walking tour of the Old Town
  • Panoramic city tour with stops in the main squares
  • Maximum of 8 people per tour
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Photo tax
  • Entrance fees to Parliament Palace, the Village Museum, Mogosoaia Palace, and Snagov Monastery (€10 per person)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Food and drinks, entrance fees to the sights visited (€10 per person), tips, and photo fees are not included in the cost of this tour
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January 10, 2022


Product ID: 362420