- Address: Lipscani, Bucharest, Romania
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Streets
Lipscani refers to both the street and the district which takes its name from that street, in Bucharest's Old Town. The architectural styles of the buildings and the overall look of the street is a perfect reflection of how Bucharest mixes the old with the new.
The area was mainly developed by merchants from various different nations - Greek, Bulgarian, Serbian, Armenian, Jewish, Albanian and Austrian - who used to sell a great variety of products in this area. The disrepair this neighborhood has fallen into has been beneficial, exposing its historical avenues and thoroughfares. This is the location of the old Stravropoleos Church.
Tourism-wise this is also the city's most bohemian district, with many cafes and bars and restaurants and venues for live music. Make sure to check out all the antique stores. Constructed in the 14th century this is the city's oldest area. Sights to see:
There are many old churches, including Jewish synagogues
- Palace National Bank
- Spiru Haret University
- Comedy Theatre
- Museum of Bucharest
- National History Museum
- Curtea Veche
- Victoria Street
- Passage Macca-Villacrosse
- University Square Market
Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Bucharest itinerary 1 day.
- Individual establishments may have their own admission fees.
- Individual establishments may have their own opening hours.
- Lines M1, M2, M3 stop Unirii.
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90.31% of people who visit Bucharest include Lipscani in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
55.15% of people start their Lipscani visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Lipscani
86.77% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lipscani
Place vivid with people,many cafe's and old roustic nouance...check the greek restaurants,they are must
A must visit place in Bucharest! The heart of the city and the best clubs in town! Lovely streets and people.