Bucharest Free Walking Tour
Bucharest free walking tour takes you through Bucharest, the capital city of Romania, is a vibrant and eclectic destination known for its rich history, stunning architecture, and lively cultural scene. Dubbed the “Paris of the East,” the city boasts elegant boulevards, grand palaces, and a mix of architectural styles, from medieval fortresses to Art Nouveau buildings and Soviet-era apartment blocks. With its lively street markets, trendy cafes, and museums, Bucharest is a perfect destination for those seeking a fascinating blend of old and new.
♦ Meeting point: Palace of the parlament
♦ Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
♦ Duration: 2 hours
♦ Language: English
♦ Availability: Everyday
♦ Price: Tip only basis
♦ Note: Booking this tour is mandatory
Free Walking Tour Bucharest – Itinerary
Free walking tour Bucharest will start at the magnificent Palace of the Parliament, which is the second largest administrative building in the world after the Pentagon. From here, you will make your way to the historic Lipscani district, which was once the city’s commercial center. As you stroll through its narrow streets, you will see some of the city’s oldest and most beautiful buildings, including the Hanul lui Manuc and the Zlatari Church.
Next, head over to the Stavropoleos Monastery, a stunning example of Romanian medieval architecture. The intricate frescoes and carved wooden details will leave you in awe. From there, you can make your way to the impressive Romanian Athenaeum, a beautiful concert hall that serves as a symbol of the city’s cultural heritage.
Finally, your tour will end at the iconic Revolution Square, where you can learn about the 1989 revolution that led to the end of communism in Romania. The square is surrounded by several important landmarks, including the former Royal Palace, the National Museum of Art, and the Memorial of Rebirth.