Sofia: Communism Cultural Tour
OverviewExplore the signs of communism in Sofia and experience the everyday life during the communist era.
- Excellent value for money
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Step back in time on a history tour
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At 10am, head to the Tourist Information Center adjacent to the Sofia University metro station, and meet up with your guide. For the next three hours, your guide whos a trained specialist in history will lead you on a small-group walking tour of thecity.
The main focus of the tour is Bulgarias Communist past, and youll see traces of that history everywhere you venture. Begin at the Monument of the Soviet Army before hopping on trolley a relic of older times to the National Palace of Culture, which holds the annual congress of the Socialist Party (and which displays a piece of the Berlin Wall).
Next, meander down Vitosha Boulevard until you reach the former headquarters of the Communist Party, before heading to the site of the Georgi Dimitrov Mausoleum. The tour winds down when you head to the antique market around the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, where you can pick up some Communist-era relics for yourself. An optional coffee break can also be added to the tour itinerary.
Inclusions for Sofia: Communism Cultural Tour
- Professional, English-speaking guide
- Public transportation ticket
Exclusions for Sofia: Communism Cultural Tour
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
A minimum of two people per booking is required
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.