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Red October Tour Company

18 Litera A, Bolshoy Prospect Petrogradskaya Side | Business Centre “Dom Kolobovykh” office # 219, St. Petersburg 197198, Russia
+7 812 363-03-68
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Dmitri of Red October is simply the Best Guide we've ever experienced

Red October Guide, Dmitri, is a linguist and Teacher of visual arts. He used to lecture on Orient... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Douglas D
Two Day Tour of St. Petersburg with Red October

Our group of 6 came from the cruise ship and we are so glad we chose Red October for our 2 day tour... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
CJohnson1
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18 Litera A, Bolshoy Prospect Petrogradskaya Side | Business Centre “Dom Kolobovykh” office # 219, St. Petersburg 197198, Russia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Red October Guide, Dmitri, is a linguist and Teacher of visual arts. He used to lecture on Orient Express Tours. He has a wry wit and expansive intellect coupled with an incredible memory. He can step into any museum room in the St. Petersburg area...More

Thank Douglas D
Phil_Arts, Public Relations Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Douglas D, Thank you so much for your impressive and highly positive description of your experience with our guide and the tours provided by the Red October. We are both grateful and happy to read it. We hope that you and your friends will...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Our group of 6 came from the cruise ship and we are so glad we chose Red October for our 2 day tour of St. Petersburg versus going on a large tour bus. Alona and Yura provided an outstanding, comprehensive tour of the city. Alona...More

5  Thank CJohnson1
Phil_Arts, Public Relations Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Dear CJohnson1, We greatly appreciate your detailed description of your experience with Red October. We’ll be more than happy to see you or your friends here again to show you more. Our very best wishes

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We had an excellent time over two days. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the area, but also about the cathedrals, palaces, and museums and the are contained therein. I highly recommend them.

1  Thank Chesterrandy
Phil_Arts, Public Relations Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Dear Chesterrandy, Thank you so much for your comment.

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We booked a two day tour of St Petersburg, Russia with Red October tour company. Our guide, Alona was just incredible. We never stood in a long line. The two days were jammed pack and busy, but we saw everything that we wanted to see....More

1  Thank Janice S
Phil_Arts, Public Relations Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Janice S, We are pleased read your review and greatful to you for all your kind words. Best wishes from our Red October team.

Reviewed 8 June 2017

We braved bringing an eight, five, and three year old on a self-planned excursion off the Disney Magic to St. Petersburg for the day. What a great choice. The kids had a blast and we got to relax. We booked 100% via email with Natalia,...More

1  Thank DR01
Phil_Arts, Public Relations Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Dear DR01, Excited and thrilled to hear of your great experience with our Red October team, we'll try to keep the standards as high, or possibly higher, to make sure that when you come again, you and the children will be just as happy. Thank...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

We had Alona as a tour guide. I see someone else had Alona as well. Can't say enough good stuff about her. She met us promptly at the cruise exit and we started on a massive tour. Our guide was great at getting to the...More

1  Thank lleichtman
Phil_Arts, Public Relations Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Dear leichtman, Thank you so much for your description and recommendation. We'll be very glad to welcome you back and show you more any time you choose to return to Russia. We wish you well

Reviewed 1 June 2017

On a recommendation four well-travelled Canadians created our own tour with RED OCTOBER. It exceeded our expectations in EVERY way. The professional service is flawless in detail, communications and guide Alona was amazing, knowledgeable and gave us all a memorable trip. We presented RED OCTOBER...More

Thank PixieVancouver_B_C_
Phil_Arts, Public Relations Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Dear PixieVancouver B.C. Thank you for your comment. We are very happy to find out that you have enjoyed your St. Petersburg tours with Red October. Hope to see you or your friends here again. Kind regards

Reviewed 28 January 2017

I didn't write a review 8 years ago when our group of 6 used Red October Tours. I worked with them via the net explaining what I wanted to see. Between us we came up with a good plan. My regret is that we didn't...More

4  Thank HonuTraveler
Phil_Arts, Manager at Red October Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2017

Dear HonuTraveler , We greatly appreciate your detailed description of your experience with Red October. We’ll be glad to see you here again to show you more. Our best wishes, Red October team

Reviewed 16 October 2016

Our tour guide Alona and driver Gen were the best. Don't try to do this on your own. Our foursome booked in the US. Although the US-based guy provided some misinformation about how many copies we needed of everything and scared us a little about...More

4  Thank VickitheAdventurer
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our family of four chose Red October for our two day cruise stop in St Petersburg and couldn't have been happier. After clearing passport control on both days Alonna, our guide and Ghenna, our driver were waiting to whisk us away. Alonna was fantastic. Her...More

4  Thank WiscUsAway
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BILL C
19 May 2017|
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Response from Phil_Arts | Property representative |
Dear BILL C, Yes, Red October USA, LLC in Schenectady, NY is directly affiliated to Red October in St.Petersburg, Russia. Do not hesitate to contact Mike Finn, our representative there to find out details and options for... More
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mmbbpa
4 May 2017|
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Response from Phil_Arts | Property representative |
Dear, mmbbpa It might very well be possible, if you do it via Red October as our client. We need to know a few details, and when exactly you need it. For precise information come to redoctober site in Russia and get in... More
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JONPRESTON
25 April 2017|
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Response from Phil_Arts | Property representative |
Dear, JONPRESTON If you are joining Red October as cruise passengers, you do not have to apply for visas, you do not even need any. What you do need is contacting either the Russian or the American Office, the sooner... More
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