Solo Tour Guides
To fully appreciate Bucharest you need to book a Solo Tour Guide, your local friendly tour guide. They will be able to show you around like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites, places off the beaten track or discover new experiences, the Solo Tour Guide is there to help you. They look after your safety and welfare at all times.
Andreea was born and raised in Bucharest. She has a degree in Sociology. Not only is she studying to get a professional tour guide licence, but she is an avid traveller herself. She has visited over 140 cities so far. Andreea is very much in tune with the needs of guests and loves to show off Bucharest. She has 6 years experience in organsing events. In addition she writes blogs and does content writing. Andreea’s hobbies include travelling, photography, reading self-development books, local history and meeting people from different cultures. Book Andreea for your tour of Bucharest and you will get a tailored tour specific to your interests, whether it is to show you the famous landmarks or those hidden gems only a local can show you.
Andreea is 35 years old, covid vaccinated, smokes socially and speaks English and Romanian.
Total cost for the guide services of Andreea for a full day of 8 hours = a non refundable deposit of USD 45 by Paypal or major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) PLUS USD 70 in cash to Andreea after her services. Total 115 US dollars.
Alternatively for the guide services of Andreea for half a day of 4 hours = a non refundable deposit of USD 25 by Paypal or major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) PLUS USD 40 in cash to Andreea after her services. Total 65 US dollars.
This does not include entrance fees or any food & beverage costs.
Yusein lives on the Bulgaria and Romania border so he can offer tours of both beautiful countries. He is highly experienced and comes highly recommended. Yusein has a Bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of economics in Varna. His speciality is Tourism management. Since 2010 he has been a member of the Union of Bulgarian tourist guides and is licensed as a tour guide by the Ministry of tourism of Bulgaria. Yusein enjoys reading books, jogging, playing football, cooking and making new friends are among his favourite hobbies. He has a jeep, VW Tiguan and he will be happy to show you around in it.
Total cost for the guide services of Yusein for a full day of 8 hours = a non refundable deposit of 45 US dollars by Paypal or major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) PLUS 120 US dollars in cash to Yusein after his services. Total 165 US dollars.
Lucian was born and raised in Bucharest. Armed with a bachelors degree in environment protection, Luciano is passionate about animals and nature. Although his full time occupation is a manager of a coffee chain, he also does guiding. Moreover he works by recommendation only. Besides environmental concerns, his other hobby is photography. Come and explore the amazing castles and country side in the area with Luciano.
Lucian is 41 years old, smokes socially and speaks English and Romanian.
Total cost for the guide services of Lucian for a full day of 8 hours = a non refundable deposit of USD 45 by Paypal or major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) PLUS USD 80 in cash to Lucian after his services. Total USD 125.
Alternatively for the guide services of Lucian for half a day of 4 hours = a non refundable deposit of USD 25 by Paypal or major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) PLUS USD 50 in cash to Lucian after his services. Total USD 75.
This does not include transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs.
Lucian is able to use his car at an extra cost. For 8 hours add an additional USD 80. For 4 hours, add an extra USD 40. Moreover he offers you a selection of photos free of charge taken by his Nikon dslr.
How To Book A Solo Tour Guide
To book any of our Solo Tour Guides please go to the enquiry form.
Or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively whatsapp +94-76-630-1069.
Remember a Solo Tour Guide looks after your safety and welfare at all times.
Our other destination in Romania is Brasov
Make the most of your stay in Bucharest and book one or more of these wonderful activities.
Highlights of Bucharest
Bucharest is located in the southern part of Romania. In addition to being its capital, Bucharest is the centre of commercial life in the country. It has a population of 1.8 million which accounts for just under 10% of Romania’s total population of 19.5 million.
The most impressive building in Bucharest is the Communist era Palatul Parlamentului government building. It was built as a palace for Nicolae Ceausescu. Unfortunately he was overthrown and executed before its completion. Nevertheless it is an impressive building and is the world’s second largest building.
For open spaces head to the popular Herastrau Park with its large lake. The park offers opportunities for cycling and water-cycling. Apart from admiring the nature around you with the mandarin ducks and swans, there is also an amusement zone and a sports zone. Back to the water again you can go fishing or try your hand at rowing a boat. For refreshments or a bite to eat try Hard Rock Café or the beer garden Beraria H. There is also a village museum, and in summer the outdoor theatre offers movies and theatrical performances. It’s the place to be.
When it comes to museums, try the Muzeul National al Satului “Dimitrie Gusti”. This outdoor museum has over 300 buildings showing the history of Romanian village architecture. Craftsman sell their wares in a traditional setting. For more architecture head to Stavropoleos Monastery. Built in 1724 it is one of Romania’s oldest churches. A small old church with wonderful wall paintings.
To review how the head of state of the former Soviet bloc lived, visit the Ceausescu Mansion. Luxury at its height, you can see opulent furnishings and interiors. More than just a building, the museum aims to portray how Ceausescu lived. His everyday routine, his hobbies and how he used the different rooms.
Bucharest old town itself has cobbled streets and has a mix of the old with contemporary art bars and restaurants. The place to go out for nightlife.
Other things to do include seeing the Water Light Show in Unirii Square, taking a stroll through Cismigiu Gardens and shopping at AFI Cotroceni, a big mall with entertainment. But for souvenirs and a Romanian market experience, head to Obor Market.
Of course the best way to discover Bucharest is to go with a Solo Tour Guide, your friendly tour guide. They will be able to offer you an insight like no other.
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