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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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"private tour"
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"two days"
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"day tour"
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"catherine's palace"
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"via email"
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"email communication"
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"cruise ship"
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"responded quickly"
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"city tour"
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"spilt blood"
in 12 reviews
"arranged everything"
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"highly recommend this company"
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"wonderful city"
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"amber room"
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"guide elena"
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"extensive knowledge"
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"excellent guide"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We used Best Guides on June 1 and 2, 2018, and couldn’t have been more pleased. I very highly recommend them. We were a group of four who wanted a personalized private tour. We were on a Baltics cruise and had just two days in...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I were very pleased with this company, our guides and St. Petersburg. Prior to arriving by ship I had communicated using email. Responses were quick and accurate. I felt good about Best Guides before we had arrived. Our primary guide was Elena....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided to book our tour from Australia with SPD Tours in this city as the cruise ship was so expensive. They provided the visas and the tour lasted for two days. Our bus held 14 of us and was just the right number to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Natasha did a fantastic job of planning the logistics of our tour. We initially wanted a tour for five people. As others we were traveling with heard the group grew to 14 people. Natasha was able to customize our tour and made revisions up to...More

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We would highly recommend a tour guide we had for 3 hrs called Anton Skorich. ( see his fb sight for details) The first thing he did was ask us what WE wanted to see. His English is perfect, he is very knowledgeable, very interesting...More

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Last year our family discovered Best Tours on a private visit of Smolny and were so impressed that we booked a second tour, this time of the Tauride Palace. Our guide Ina took us there and translated and was very friendly and helpful and my...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were picked up from our hotel by our guide and driver, and headed out to Peterhof. A traffic jam on the motorway led to an interesting driving experience.... Our guide was very knowledgeable and easy to understand. I would recommend arriving by car and...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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Response from MashaV_BestGuides | Property representative |
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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Response from MashaV_BestGuides | Property representative |
The cost of such tour in the second part of September and later will be much less - 325
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sameervkm
25 May 2018|
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Response from MashaV_BestGuides | Property representative |
Hi! Yes, of course it's posible. The cost of guide service in English will be 25 $ per hour with the minimum order of 3 hours. If you are OK with it please send us a mil You can find our mail adress on the page contacts of... More
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