Bucharest Panoramic and Walking City Tour
Saturday, 14 October 2017
9:30 am to approx. 2:30 pm, including lunch
Experience the local culture and enjoy the charm of Bucharest on our fun city tour.
Providing an insider’s guide to history and culture, the interactive tour will give you an understanding of how Romanians live today and how they think and feel about their past and future. You’ll also take a piece of the local culture home in the shape of a surprise souvenir!
You’ll enjoy a panoramic bus ride and walking tour of the Old Town as we explore Bucharest’s rich heritage: Latin language, Orthodox faith, Balkan flavours, French architecture and Communist heritage, to name just a few of the local themes.
9:30 Meet at our event venue, the Radisson Blu Hotel
10:00 The tour begins!
10:00 – 11:30 Panoramic bus tour of Bucharest, visiting the iconic sights of Revolution Square, Palace of the Parliament, Constitution Square, the Arch of Triumph, Kiseleff Boulevard and the House of the Free Press
11:30 – 12:30 Coffee break and quiz about Bucharest in a local café in the Old Town
12:30 – 1:00 Short walking tour of the Old Town, taking in the National Bank of Romania, Former Stock Exchange, Lipscani Street, Savings Bank and Stavropoleos Monastery
1:00 Lunch at Trattoria Buongiorno. This is a little piece of Italy in the middle of Bucharest and a great place for a casual lunch, located right in the heart of the Old Town of Bucharest.
With a friendly atmosphere, fresh Mediterranean cuisine and wide windows looking out onto this lively area, Trattoria Buongiorno is the perfect place to people watch and get a sense of Romanian life.
The cost is €50 per person and includes the tour, coffee break, lunch and a special souvenir of your time in Romania to take home.
The dress code is casual with comfortable shoes as we will be out and about walking through Bucharest!