Made in Romania

Shop for Locally-Designed Goods

  • New Tour!

Bucharest is an exciting city to be in right now. Not only does it offer scintillating history and gorgeous architecture to admire, but the shopping is top-notch, too. With trendy boutiques springing up all over the place, flea markets, arts and craft shops and quirky store/bar hybrids that allow you to drink while you shop, we think shopping has never been so much fun! Join us for this unique tour and let us take you to some of our favourite hidden shops where you’re guaranteed to pick up some really unique souvenirs and find out more about Romanian culture as you shop. Did we mention we stop to try some local snacks along the way too?! Get your shopping bags ready, this is a day you’ll never forget!

Bucharest Shopping Tour Highlights

  • Enjoy a fascinating introduction to Bucharest as you delve into its unique shopping scene with a local guide by your side
  • Discover the city’s most original shops, including local initiatives that promote the authentic arts and crafts of different communities
  • Learn how shopping has changed in Bucharest since the communist regime collapsed and how it adapted to capitalism
  • Try on fashionable items designed locally, and explore some of our favourite hidden shops
  • Admire the revival of the traditional Romanian blouse, popular again with the trendiest local and international celebrities

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, a traditional chocolate bar, a coffee and an artisanal snack, a street pastry, and a souvenir to take home with you.

Exclusions: Additional food and drink, souvenirs and items of a personal nature, and tips/gratuities for your guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Meeting point: In front of the horse statue in University square. View on Google Maps.
  • Starting time: 3.00 PM
  • Ending point: Hanul lui Manuc – The Urbanist