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Best Guides -Tours in St. Petersburg

Griboyedova Canal, 5, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
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We are a group of professional licensed tour guides of St. Petersburg. We all graduated from St. Petersburg State University. We all have been working as guides and interpreters for the best tour companies and providing private tours in St. Petersburg for none less than 10 years, and we all love our city and enjoy our work a lot. At the same time we are very good friends, so we joined together in order to provide you with the best possible guided tours of St. Petersburg and its fabulous sights and museums.
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Griboyedova Canal, 5, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
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We were a party of 14 from Crystal Serenity. Our guide Nina was given the period of our stay and she planned a very comprehensive 3-day program which allowed us to visit all the key sites. Nina was also very flexible in accommodating our group's...More

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We decided to take a private excursion while on a stop from our cruise in St. Petersburg. We were docked for 8 hours and Best guides was able to tailor the tour to our requests. We were met at the cruise terminal after passing immigration...More

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We had a 3-day tour of everything St. Petersburg has to offer. Our guide Svetlana was absolutely AMAZING! In every place that we visited, she had not only the historical perspective, but also a first-hand account of how current day Russia was formed by its...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in Saint Petersburg for 3 days while on a Baltic Cruise. Since we were only in SP for 3 days we wanted to make the most of our time and we didn’t want to be on a large, impersonal tour....More

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The two day private tour put together by this company was excellent and extremely informative. Lara, the guide, was exceptional. The extent of her knowledge of St Petersburg's history and cultural aspects was astounding. Together with the driver, Nikita, they made for a very pleasant...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling by cruise to ST Petersburg, the tours offered on board were very expensive; there were cautions about not being able to travel without a visa on one's own. I googled getting a visa and it was prohibitively expensive for a three day tour. Solution?...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a pleasure dealing with this company. I was looking for something that was family friendly and we only had a day. Natasha worked with me to design the perfect day for our family. the booking procedure was easy. Our guide was waiting for us...More

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Aditi M
30 June 2018|
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Response from MashaV_BestGuides | Property representative |
Hi! Sory for the late response. Yes, we have a guide avalable for you 22 US $ per hour with the minimumum order of 3 hours. You also can join a mini group tour 120 US $ for the whole day - guide service, transportation... More
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Hello Hi There! I am a VIP TripAdvisor contributor and cruise critic member who also uses Viator. I’d love to obtain the Best of the BestTour for your special price of $241.32. I can get a group together on cruise critic! Alternatively, We have a friend who obtained an English speaking tour guide to obtain a free pass for cruise passengers and tour them around.what would the cost be for the tour below if you can do it? Can you kindly help? We have four people— me, my husband, our daughter and her fiancée. Is this possible? Thanks! Sharon DAY 1 8.30 am (or 1 hour after ship arrival time) Meeting at the ship Drive around the city – part I (most famous highlights) Hydrofoil to Peterhoff Guided Tour of the park and inside visit to one of the small palaces Lunch at a nice local restaurant (Russian cuisine) Drive to Pushkin guided tour Catherine’s Palace with the famous amber room Drive back Evening program: 6 pm to 10 pm Extra time in the city for exploring the nightlife in the city and visit Faberge Museum and dinner (we pay for meal). DAY 2 8.00 Meeting at the ship Drive around the city – part II (visit to an active church, Famers' market, short metro ride) Hermitage Museum – early entrance Walking tour of Nevsky prospect Guided tour Spilt Blood Cathedral Lunch at a nice local restaurant (Russian cuisine) Boat tour along rivers and canals Drive back with a souvenir stop if possible 5 pm Back to the ship Sent from my iPhone
1 June 2018|
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Hi the itinerary which you print with the evening will be 1415 $ for a party of 4. Lunches are included, evening meal is not included. Alternatively, if you get a grpoup of 12 and book it via our website you will get a free... More
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Prasanna K
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The cost of such tour in the second part of September and later will be much less - 325
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