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Walkabout Free Tours

#1 of 120 Tours in Bucharest
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Address: Unirii Square Park, Bucharest 022376, Romania
Phone Number: +40 752 111 188
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Today
10:30 - 12:30
15:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 - 12:30
15:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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A walking tour of Old Bucharest organized by a team of passionate and...

A walking tour of Old Bucharest organized by a team of passionate and friendly guides. The walking tours are free, although tips are appreciated. Every day at 10.30 & 18.00.

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Very Informative!

Well worthwhile sparing a couple of hours to take this tour. Comprehensive run down of the cities history + some local knowledge on where to eat etc. highly recommended

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
James L
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Berlin, Germany
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Alina, our tour guide, had an in-depth knowledge of Bucharest's history, plus, her sarcasm and good-humour delivered a very personal and warm tour around the city center. After the tour, I really felt like I was in need of something like that, because I got to understand a lot more about what I was seeing/experiencing. I thoroughly recommend it to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Well worthwhile sparing a couple of hours to take this tour. Comprehensive run down of the cities history + some local knowledge on where to eat etc. highly recommended

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Thank James L
Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Living in Bucharest for almost 2 years, we decided to take this walking tour with the ocasion of a friend visiting. Despite a very cold and windy day, we had the chance to learn a bunch of new and interesting stuff about the city in a very fun way. Alina, the guide, was amazing and with a perfect english managed... More 

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Thank Dan F
Dorset
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely recommend this tour. It was so informative and the guide (Livia) was amazing. Perfect English and so knowledgeable and interesting. You learn so much about how the country came to be it will transform your trip.

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Thank Kaiko M
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were recommended this tour and we were not disappointed. It was fantastic and worthwhile. We were impressed by the things that Bucharest has to offer. The guide was very knowledgeable and was able to answer all questions (including the random ones). She covered a wide range of topics in her explanations, including history, politics, traditional food, etc. She kept... More 

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Thank Juan Manuel C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Mihaela and she was awesome! She had good information about the city, made the whole thing interactive by asking us questions and rewarding the ones who got the question correct with candy.. sadly I didn't get any :( Anyway I would definitely recommend doing the tour, but dress warm in winter cause it's a 2:30 long... More 

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Thank Jaime Andrés L
Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the tour , Mihaela, the guide gave us a great image of the Romanian history and useful info about everything we have seen în the Old Town. Totally reccomended!

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Thank ConstR
Carmen C, Guest Relations Manager at Walkabout Free Tours, responded to this review

Dear ConstR, Thank you so much for your feedback, it really helps us. We are glad that you enjoyed out tour and hope to meet again. All the best, Walkabout Free Tours Team More 

Carlsbad, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took advantage of the free tour upon arrival to Bucharest. It was spur of the moment deal and we were not disappointed. Our guide, Anka, was entertaining and took us on a tour of history. Prior to the tour I was ignorant of Wallachia. We were surprised that the tour ended in University Square (adjacent to our hotel)... and... More 

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Thank db7477
Carmen C, Guest Relations Manager at Walkabout Free Tours, responded to this review

Dear db7477, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you found out so many interesting aspect about the city and enjoyed the tour. We hope that next time we will be able to offer you an excellent, 5 star tour, surprising you with even more stories that Bucharest has to offer. All the best, Walkabout Free Tours Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Monica entertained our group with stories of Bucharest and Romanian history. She was very approachable and helpful. Well worth taking 2 hours!!

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Thank Colleen O
Carmen C, Guest Relations Manager at Walkabout Free Tours, responded to this review

Dear Colleen O, Thank you so much for the nice words. We are so happy that you enjoyed the tour and the guide. We, at Walkabout Free Tours, try to offer a friendly experience like seeing the city with a friend more than a guided tour. We are glad that you felt this. All the best, Walkabout Free Tours Team More 

Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a tour guide by myself I always have a problem with attending tours - it is hard not to judge them from a guide's point of view. This time I had no problems with it! The Tour was well paced, interesting and humorous, and Livia the guide did a great job :) keep going!

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Thank Xarn81
Carmen C, Guest Relations Manager at Walkabout Free Tours, responded to this review

Dear Xam81, WOOW! Thank you so much for your review and appreciation. Given your experience it is one of the best compliments we can get as guides, so thank you again! Hope to meet again, as Bucharest has plenty to offer more:) All the best, Walkabout Free Tours Team More 

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