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Iron Star - Post Communist Tours

34 reviews
#20 of 94 Tours in Sofia
About Iron Star - Post Communist Tours
The communist tours of Sofia in vintage cars from the Eastern Block.
Sofia, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

The weather forbid us from completing the trip but the initial experience was worth it! It was foggy and started hailing when we were on the lift so it stopped for 5-10mins which was an experience on its own!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank viarai2015
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Honestly this trip didn't go to plan at all. Had I known what the weather was going to be like at the top I wouldn't have bothered at all as there really was nothing to see. When the bus dropped us at the chair lift,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Apurv9
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Great way to see the city Great guide , very knowledgeable Great drive outside of the city Recommended!

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Date of experience: May 2018
Thank haya2404
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We had a nice and friendly guide, however it was very difficult to hear him as he was explaining to us everything while he was driving and the jeep is all open window. We enjoyed ourselves but I think there could be some improvements, maybe...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lara J
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We took a trip around Sophia with this lovely car. old one full of character 🤘 driving around in a nice sunny day 😎 Vladimirour guide was very friendly explaining us the history in the Commonest time Highly recommended thanks a lot

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ronenm725
Reviewed 11 May 2018

The Iron Star three hour tour of Communist Sofia was well paced and informative. Vladimir, our guide, shared with us lots of interesting stories about Sofia and its communist history and the visit of the Socialist Art museum and the Bells Monument were the highlights....More

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Date of experience: May 2018
Thank smalltowngelu
Reviewed 20 March 2018

The tour was brilliant. We had a group of 8 and we had a Trabant and a Jeep. Philip was a really funny guy and was absolutely full of interesting information.

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Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DomWhitehouse
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

A fun tour around the city in a pretty cool little Jeep. Very informative, a great way to see the sights of Sofia and to get in touch with your communist side.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank manoverseas
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We booked the 3 hour communist tour in the UAZ. After spending the weekend in Sofia we thought we had seen it all, how wrong we were. Our guide showed us some wonderful places that we would never have seen on foot. His knowledge was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Spoons1980
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I did two tours with this company - the 3hr Communism Tour and the Buzludzha Tour. Vlad did both tours and was an excellent guide. He spoke good English, was informative and answered a lot of questions about what life was like in Communist Bulgaria....More

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Date of experience: October 2017
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