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Self-Guided Walking Tour of Old Town & Trendy Quarter in Bucharest

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Embark on an interactive, self-guided walking tour of Bucharest's Old Town & Trendy Quarter, filled with history, culture, and fun tasks.

Highlights

  • Embark on a self-guided, interactive 4 km walking tour of Bucharest's historic Old Town and the ‘Youngtown.’

  • Immerse in Bucharest's culture, with your smartphone serving as a personal guide, offering intriguing stories, tasks, and riddles at every stop.

  • Revel in the vibrant attractions from the iconic Piaţa Sfântul Anton, considered the oldest church in Bucharest to the bustling Pasajul Vilacross, a yellow glass-covered arcaded street.

  • Choose between English and German tours and have the liberty to start, pause, or repeat the tour at your convenience, fostering a personalized journey.

  • Did you know? The exquisite Cărturești Carusel bookstore on your route is fondly called the 'Carousel of Light', reflecting its radiant interior.

Inclusions

  • Self-guided walking tour of Old Town & Trendy Quarter

  • Downloadable tour & map (works offline also)

  • Tour in English (optional)

  • Tour in German (optional)

Exclusions

  • Live tour guide

  • Audio guide

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Discover Bucharest: A Stroll through History and Culture

Step into the enchanting tale of Bucharest's past and present with this self-guided walking tour. This smartphone-guided tour takes you on an intriguing journey, beginning at the historic Old Town and culminating in the hip district of Youngtown. As you navigate the approximately 4km route, unearth the city's chequered past, from its Roman roots to the communist era and its current thriving cultural scene. The tour, designed to work offline, allows you to uncover hidden gems and lesser-known facts at your own pace. For instance, the iconic Cărturești Carusel, one of your stops, is a breathtaking bookstore dubbed the 'Carousel of Light' due to its luminous white interior, a delightful surprise even for the locals.

Interactive Exploration and Flexible Ticket Options

This tour isn't just about sightseeing, it's an interactive experience. Expect fun tasks and riddles at each stop that offer a deeper understanding of Bucharest's history and culture. The tour can be accessed at any time of the day and restarted as often as you like. Whether travelling solo, with friends, or with family, this experience is tailored for everyone. The tour offers ticket options in English and German, ensuring a wider reach. So, embark on this unique adventure and let Bucharest reveal its secrets, one step at a time.

Important Information

  • Facilities: Wheelchair Accessibility, Pram/Stroller Accessibility.

  • An internet connection is required to start the tour. The tour is downloaded automatically on your smartphone and can then be used offline. You only need an internet connection if you want to use links to further information.

  • The following are allowed on this tour: pets, baggage and guide dogs.

  • It’s recommended to wear comfortable shoes.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

Redemption Point

  • Redeem your ticket at Piața Sfântul Anton.

  • Address: C4J3+228 Bucharest, Romania.

  • Landmark: Monument Altar Biserica Sf. Anton.

Get Directions to the Redemption Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Piata Unirii. It is a quick 3-minute walk to the redemption point.

  • Board buses #104, #123, #205, and more to get you there.

By Subway

  • The closest subway station is Piața Unirii. It is a quick 6-minute walk to the redemption point.

  • Board subway lines M1, M2 or M3 to get you there.

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