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Sofia’s Communist Tour: Tours & Tickets

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This is a fun and interactive way to get to know Sofia. If you are a student group or a team building in Sofia, this is your best option. The whole events take about 2 hours and you will see and experience Sofia in a fun and curious way with your...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Sofia 1606, Bulgaria
+359 87 761 3992
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour is free with the option of giving a donation at the end. Very knowledgeable guide and a good way of getting to know the city. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank zola155
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our tour with Dani who was such a great guide! We did it walking, but first had a ride on the Trabant car (quite famous communist car) and got to an important place of the city. We knew a lot about Bulgarians and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank AnaN1380
Reviewed 11 August 2019

Just took the free communist tour of Sofía, and it was great. First off, the tour guide Ivo was excellent. He spoke amazing English, had a great attitude, covered many aspects of the history, and didn't sugar coat anything. He provided a great history, but...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

We took this tour to get a glimpse of life in a diffetent time. We were not dissapointed. This walking tour had a guide who was knowledgeable and fair. He gave us an account of life and times which were difficult and very different from...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 August 2019

Three plus hours tour through different monuments from the communist era. Our guide, Vasil, was very knowledgeable and answered many questions throughout this interesting tour. Highly recommended, for teenagers aa well.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ruthie17
Reviewed 2 August 2019

We joined David on a 3.5 hour guided walking tour of Sofia with an emphasis on Communism and its history , impact Bularian history and its architecture/monuments. David was very informative and went out of his way to ensure most , if not all of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 28 July 2019 via mobile

Dany was an excellent guide, very patient and able to answer any questions! He took us off the beaten track slightly and showed us other things in the city that we otherwise may have missed. Learnt a lot about communist Bulgaria and enjoyed the ride...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 408leanner
Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

After some initial confusion regarding our booking this turned out to be a fantastic night. Our guide, Ozzy, was amazing making us feel like true locals. We visited some unique pubs and he gave us some interesting insights to the history at each location. Pub...More

1  Thank Katya04
Reviewed 27 June 2019

By far the best night we’ve had in Sofia, you get talking to people from all over the world, you get a few free drinks included and you get to see some really interesting bars that you definitely wouldn’t find yourself. The hosts were great...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Jack7689
Reviewed 17 June 2019 via mobile

I’ve never done something quiet like this before when traveling alone, but this was a good time and I’ll do it again! Hosts were good, people from all over the world, lots of drinking and conversation. I’m pretty sure everyone looked happy to have gone....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Emma W
17 June 2017|
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Response from KrisMitov | Property representative |
Hi, The tour goes for about 2.5 hrs :) Best, Kris
1 April 2017|
Response from KrisMitov | Property representative |
Hi there, The meeting spot is next to the piece of the Berlin Wall in Sofia. It is in the park of the National Palace of Culture just opposite of Starbucks. You can see the location also on our TripAdvisor... More