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Address: Piata Arcul de Triumf, Bucharest, Romania
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Extended Walking Tour of Bucharest
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6 Hour Bucharest City Tour
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Private Full Day Tour of Bucharest

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The Gateway to the City

Inaccessible seen only as you drive past - unfortunate as would be worth a stop [my favourite in both Paris and Madrid] and visit but bustling traffic and location may prove more... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Inaccessible seen only as you drive past - unfortunate as would be worth a stop [my favourite in both Paris and Madrid] and visit but bustling traffic and location may prove more than it is worth ....

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 376 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Obviously not as impressive as Paris, or even Vientienne Laos where you can go to the top, but a nice structure. With fencing in place around it at the moment though it makes it look even more like the roundabout it is.

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Ramnicu Valcea, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When I saw it for the first time last year it was under renovation. When I saw it again last week it was finished and reigning over Kiseleff avenue like an emperor in all its glory. Really impressive!

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Tallinn, Estonia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I only got to see this from the bus, as it is surrounded by boards whilst it is under repair. It will look great when the work is completed.

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Vancouver
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 568 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw this arch on a city sightseeing tour in mid-June as we drove along Kiseleff street from Victory Square. It was in the center of a roundabout on a very busy multi-lane street. Our first view of the white marble arch was lovely as it was framed by the green trees along the street. My general impression was how... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sadly under renovation when we were in Bucharest so it had scaffolding and building supplies around it meaning we did not get to witness the full arch. What we did see looked impressive and it is certainly a grand landmark for the city

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Navarre, Florida, Usa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was there in July and it is undergoing repairs. Most of it is blocked off and not much is showing. You can walk around the square, but traffic around it is intense.

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice photo op but the best part is when you head into the park beside it. Make sure you leave lots of time for exploring the park.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not know you can enter the Arch, we were passing and we saw some people waiting around so we stopped and went over there. It was very nice inside with video projections and pictures and when you get to the top you see a lot of the city!

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Bridgend, Wales, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Currently - and apparently for sometime the arch is surrounded by safety fencing as a refurbishment is coming to an end - no one seemed to have any idea when. But it is a structure worth looking at and a very useful landmark when your travelling around.

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