Our Sofia Communism tour will bring you back in time. Let us experience Bulgaria during the communism time. Get to know what everyday life and the communist regime were like.
Our Communist tour of Sofia will begin with a visit to the Museum of Socialist art. Here you will learn about the life of the artists during the communist regime. The Communist tour of Sofia continues with a visit to the Bells monument at the foot of Vitosha Mountains. The monument was built in 1979 for all the children in the world with the support of the daughter of the leader Todor Zhivkov – Ludmila.
Next, we will visit the purpose-built “Druzhba” neighborhood. You will see residential blocks and learn about the communist living. Our Communist tour of Sofia will continue with the Soviet Army Monument. Here you will learn about the influence and relations of the Soviet Union. Then, we will pass by the antique market outside Alexander Nevsky cathedral. You will have a chance to pick up old communist relics.
Our Sofia Communism tour will continue to the governmental area. We will see the former office of the Communist party, the Presidency and the old Central Department Store. Here you will learn about the life of communist leaders.
We will visit the site of a bombing by the communist party in 1925 at St Nedelya church. This is the biggest bomb attack in Bulgaria so far. Today the church is repaired and it is a famous place for weddings.
Sofia Communism tour by Chaika car
We can make the Sofia Communism tour and your time in Bulgaria more memorable. We offer you the chance to experience a ride with a retro Chaika car.
During the Sofia Communism tour we will surprise you with a lot of stories, places and unexpected experience. Are you ready to travel back to the past? We can make the tour in Bulgaria more memorable.
|Duration:||approx. 6 hours / city centre plus the outskirts|
|Departure location||Pick up from your accommodation in Sofia, Bulgaria.|
|Arrival Time||15:00 (Drop off at your accommodation)|
|When to visit:||all year long|
|Group size:||from 1 up to 4 people|
|Extra information||This tour can be done with a regular car or a retro car. It depends on your budget.|