Old Town and Dracula Free Tour

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on April 04, 2018

BTrip Bucharest Tours is a travel agency based in Bucharest, Romania. We have been offering tours since 2017 and since then we have met and introduced more than 50,000 people to the wonders of our city. We are a team of friendly, travel enthusiastic and certified tour guides who speak English, Spanish and Italian. Besides this, 2 of our Spanish speaking guides are natives speakers from Spain. Everyone at Btrip Bucharest has travelled extensively through Romania and experienced all aspects of its culture. That is why we want to show you Bucharest the same way that we see it, so that you can also fall in love with the city. We are here to help you enjoy the best possible travel experience possible.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Bucharest is a city that was founded in the Middle Ages and even though it was not always look this way, it's filled with many great stories from those days. The oldest structures in Bucharest are to be found in the Old Town, the area where the fortifications from the Dark Ages and the time of Vlad Dracula are located. Find out the incredible real life story of Dracula and the Romanian folk tales about vampires.

Besides, this, Bucharest became one of the most important trade towns in South Eastern Europe, a city where merchants from all over the world stopped by.

Find also the link between Romania and the Roman Empire, alongside the fascinating ancient civilization which used to live on this territory.

Medieval inns, cobblestone streets which bear the names of the old crafts, brave rulers and brutal battles - uncover all this and much more on a comprehensive tour of the Old Town of Bucharest!

This activity includes the following highlights:
- Manuc’s Inn – first stop
- Dracula’s Old Court
- Stavropoleos Monastery
- Victoria Avenue
- Villacrosse Passage
- National Bank Palace
- Lipscani Street
- Saint George Church and KM 0
- University Square

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Strada Francez 62 Bucureti 030167 Rom...
    Strada Francez 62 Bucureti 030167 Romania
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    We are waiting in front of the Manuc’s Inn restaurant entrance, right next to the red church ("Biserica Sfantul Antonie Curtea Veche"), in the pedestrian area with cobblestones. The guide is holding a blue sign with Bucharest Free Walking Tour.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Manuc's Inn
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Curtea Veche
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Biserica "Sfântul Dumitru"
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Stavropoleos Monastery Church
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Caru' cu Bere
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Macca-Vilacrosse Passage
  • 7
    Outside visit
    National Bank of Romania
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Strada Lipscani
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Biserica "Sfântul Gheorghe Nou"
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Piața Universității

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Niccolo 16 Jun 2024

Guided by Laura
Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Super tour thanks to Laura we recommend it to everyone!!!
Rob 07 Jun 2024

Guided by Laura
Travelled alone - Jun 2024
Laura’s presentation was well executed with humor, reverence. She made conversations happen naturally with each person in our group. She gently encouraged engagement with each other and with Romanian culture. Her information was perfectly seasoned,, flavorful and enticing. Well done Laura. Thank you.
Bruce 31 May 2024

Guided by Laura
Travelled in group - May 2024
This tour was conducted at a gentle pace but was definitely worth the time, well done Laura.
Jennifer 21 May 2024

Guided by Stefan
Travelled alone - May 2024
Stefan es un guia sumamente profesional, con mucha informacion interesante, El tour en general muy entretenido! Lo recomiendo a todos!
Nadia 21 May 2024

Guided by Laura
Travelled in group - May 2024
We highly recommend doing a tour on your first day in Bucharest to get an overview of the city and to get the most important information. Our tour guide Laura gave us lots of useful information and was very funny. The time passed by really fast and we really enjoyed it.
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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