Sofia Communist Tour in Vintage Russian Vehicles

Tours & Sightseeing in Sofia

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The Sofia Retro Car Tour on-board authentic Russian vehicles. Daily departure with free hotel pick-up & drop off. See all major highlights in Sofia and visit the Bells Monument Park in the outskirts of the city.
This tour will show you most of Sofia's historical highlights in the city center. You will be cruising through the city in authentic vintage Eastern block car while your driver shares interesting facts about the history of the city. On pick-up you guide will come with a vintage Russian car and will start the tour in the downtown of the city. He will make comfortable stops so that you can step off the vehicle and take photos of the sites.  You will then drive through typical communist era residential area to the Bells Park Monument in the outskirts of the city. Entrance is fee and your guide will tell you the history of the monument, built by the "Bulgarian communist princess".. Highlights of the tour include: Former communist party headquartersMinistry of councilsPresidencySoviet Army monumentCommunist friendship bridgeNational palace of culture with part of the Berlin wall on display and Monument of the casualties of the communist repressions in Bulgaria.Bells MonumentCommunist era neighborhood 

What’s included

  • 2 hour private driving tour in a communist era vehicle
  • Hotel pickup & drop off
  • visit to the Bells Monument Park
  • English-speaking guide/driver: will give you basic information about the places you will be visiting as well as interesting fact about life under totalitarian regime
  • Road taxes and fuel

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)


  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Multiple departure times and locations available
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included