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Budapest: Life Under Communism Private Tour

Product ID: 29800
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Hungary closed its borders for internationals (except for Czech, Polish and Slovak citizens) starting from Tuesday, September 1, with some exemptions such as for diplomatic visits and other emergency cases. The entry ban will remain effective till at least 1st October 2020.
Travel back in time and experience for yourself what life was like during the communist era in Budapest. This educational lecture and three-hour tour will provide an amazing personal account of everyday life in the 1960s and up to late ‘80s.
About this activity
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Duration: 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, German
Booklets
English

Pickup included

Your guide will meet you at your accommodation in Budapest. From there, you will make your way to the first stop together. Please inform the local partner where you would like to be picked up.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Receive an overview of how the communist system worked on multiple levels
  • Learn about the details of everyday communist life in Budapest
  • Participate in an personal interactive tour with skilled guides
  • Begin the tour at Bambi Eszpresszó, an emblematic meeting place of the 1980's
Full description
Take this tour and transport yourself back to the previous century for an amazing, interactive presentation of everyday life in the 1960s and through to the late 1980s.

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for history buffs, this educational tour will provide an overview of how the system worked and will give a first-hand picture of life back then contrasted with the changes of the past fifty years. Apart from entering this retro world, your skilled guides will highlight how decades of communism have impacted Hungary and the remnants of those bygone years that remain today.

The program is conducted by Annamaria and Miklos and starts at Bambi Eszpresszó, a symbolic meeting place of the 1980s.
Includes
  • An interactive, personal presentation, as well as some printed materials, notebooks, pens.
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Know before you go
• Please dress appropriately to the weather conditions
• Please let the local partner know if you have any special requests. They will be happy to adapt the tour as much as they can

From US$ 105.08 Per group up to 1

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Product ID: 29800