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Iron Star - Post Communist Tours

Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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The communist tours of Sofia in vintage cars from the Eastern Block.
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“hour tour” (5 reviews)
“driver guide” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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"interesting stories"
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"great tour"
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"an excellent guide"
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"jeep"
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"vladimir"
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"helmets"
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"bells"
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"communist"
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"3hr"
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"monument"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to see the city Great guide , very knowledgeable Great drive outside of the city Recommended!

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Thank haya2404
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice and friendly guide, however it was very difficult to hear him as he was explaining to us everything while he was driving and the jeep is all open window. We enjoyed ourselves but I think there could be some improvements, maybe...More

Thank Lara J
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We took a trip around Sophia with this lovely car. old one full of character 🤘 driving around in a nice sunny day 😎 Vladimirour guide was very friendly explaining us the history in the Commonest time Highly recommended thanks a lot

Thank Ronen M
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

The Iron Star three hour tour of Communist Sofia was well paced and informative. Vladimir, our guide, shared with us lots of interesting stories about Sofia and its communist history and the visit of the Socialist Art museum and the Bells Monument were the highlights....More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

The tour was brilliant. We had a group of 8 and we had a Trabant and a Jeep. Philip was a really funny guy and was absolutely full of interesting information.

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Thank DomWhitehouse
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

A fun tour around the city in a pretty cool little Jeep. Very informative, a great way to see the sights of Sofia and to get in touch with your communist side.

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We booked the 3 hour communist tour in the UAZ. After spending the weekend in Sofia we thought we had seen it all, how wrong we were. Our guide showed us some wonderful places that we would never have seen on foot. His knowledge was...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

I did two tours with this company - the 3hr Communism Tour and the Buzludzha Tour. Vlad did both tours and was an excellent guide. He spoke good English, was informative and answered a lot of questions about what life was like in Communist Bulgaria....More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

to be honest, everything was ok, funny and well organized (apart from no helmets although we requested them for my daughter and we had to pass by the agency to collect them) but way too expensive (105 euros in total for 2.5 hrs tour) for...More

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Thank contrado
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

...and a fun and interesting way of exploring the city and histstory of Sofia, Bulgaria. 🇧🇬🏛🚜🌡☀️🇸🇪😁

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