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Experience the Communist Bulgaria, as your guide brings the old Sofia back to life. Join our tours and get to know what the everyday life under the communist regime was like. The tour will be guided by a professional tour guide. Prices depend on...more
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Daniel gave a fascinating tour of Bulgaria during the socialist regime. I highly recommend this tour! Combining personal stories with historical information, he really painted a picture of the times, with depth and nuance. Excellent tour!
The other reviews make clear that Beni and Tsveti (aka "Betty") are great tour guides, but the actual experience was so much better than I'd expected. Yes, they are friendly. Yes, they are knowledgeable and informative. Yes, they are flexible and accommodating. But are they...More
It was a really complete trip , very educational and fun. The starting point was at one of the oldest churches leading up to the years under communism along with its architecture and final breakdown. We also stopped and had wonderful local food. A big...More
If you have any interest in the Soviet era, this trip is an absolute must-do. I was in Sofia with my friend, and Beni, our tour guide, took us through a lot of the monuments from the Soviet era (and other eras!) found in Sofia....More
My wife and I took a 9-days delightful tour of Bulgaria with Beni and her sister/colleague Bettie.
They personify the high standards of tour guide services; Yes, they know Bulgaria very well, and are kind, polite and accommodating.
Our house is now packed with Bulgarian...More
Nvision Travel’s Communism Tours in Bulgaria offer an outstanding opportunity for retro Soviet-era exploration [recalling that Bulgaria was part of the Eastern bloc, not the USSR]. I joined one other traveler and two delightful guides, Beni & Betty (Nvision’s owner-operators) for an adventuresome road trip....More
I would highly recommend booking a tour with nvision! I contacted them short-notice to organise a day trip to Buzludzha. They responded very promptly, and agreed to organise a trip for me.
They picked me up from my hotel in the morning, and arranged everything...More
If you wish to hear lots of stories, see many places, and hold numerous Soviet era artifacts in your hands, then these ladies are the right pick for you!
I've been to various post-communism places, and tour to Buzludzha is a must see. A missing...More
I visited Buzludzha during a rather harsh time of the year. It was snowing and we had snowstorms during the way. Beni and Betty were excellent as our guides during the trip, helping us during this bad weather, giving us a peak into the communist...More
When I was there, a hole had been cut in the concrete and people were crawling through to illegally enter the building. I have heard there is security guard there now. There is falling concrete inside and I think they... More
When I was there, a hole had been cut in the concrete and people were crawling through to illegally enter the building. I have heard there is security guard there now. There is falling concrete inside and I think they believe it is too dangerous to enter, though people find a way in to look and take photos.