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Best Guides -Tours in St. Petersburg

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Address: Griboyedova Canal, 5, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
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We are a group of professional licensed tour guides of St. Petersburg. We...

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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Constantin and Anna were the best thing that happened during our Baltic cruise in May.

Navigating the city for the first timers would be daunting. Put all the worry aside and get on the website and book your tour with Best Guides. Lots of information, history... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Navigating the city for the first timers would be daunting. Put all the worry aside and get on the website and book your tour with Best Guides. Lots of information, history, mystery and at the end of our two days, great new friends in a beautiful city far from home. We laughed and we shared great stories of travel and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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We recently did a 2 day and evening tour with Best Guides. After extensive research and comparisons we selected Best guides. All companies offered the same sights. However our decision was based on the excellent reveiws that thier guides received on TA, and Elena and Sophia did not disappoint. They were both incredibly knowledgeable, friendly and funny which made our... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Anna was terrific. She was knowledgeable, friendly, full of history, and brought us to places other groups on our cruise never saw. Our group was 11 the first day , 9 the second day. We found Best Guides on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed. Communication was easy. The 2 day "Best of the Best" tour took us to all... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We cannot praise enough the quality of our two-day tour. Elena and Irina our guides, were faultless in their knowledge of the sights we visited, and the history of St Petersburg. Andre our driver epitomised professionalism - and the entire team was very friendly (as were the office team we communicated with by email and phone). We will be recommending... More 

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MashaV_BestGuides, Owner at Best Guides -Tours in St. Petersburg, responded to this review

Dear PKE7591 Thank you! It's a great pleasure for me to read such reviews. Thank you! We really do our best to provide great service and we all are so happy when our guests appreciate it. Regards, Masha Vankova More 

Radford VA
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent two days with Maria from TJ tours. She was incredibly knowledgeable, smart, funny, kind and considerate. We've had many tours and Maria is one of the best guides.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lena was fantastic...great on detail and such a nice person who made our two day tour of all the major attractions so very interesting and alive. She even went out of her way to show us how the real people live. Would highly recommend Best Guides to anyone!

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MashaV_BestGuides, Owner at Best Guides -Tours in St. Petersburg, responded to this review

Dear Mike A Thank you for taking time to leave this review. I'm very proud of Lena, she is really the best guide among all best guides :) Regards, Masha Vankova More 

Paradise Valley, AZ
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Andrey's private Hermitage tour booked through Viator exceeded our best expectations! His vast knowledge and expertise were outstanding. He navigated our tour knowing just what highlights to emphasize, to thereby maximize our time and circumvent crowds - all done with insightful commentary and deft skill. His narrative was conversational, presentation professional and demeanor delightful. In short, Andrey is exceptional. Engage... More 

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Charlestown, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We (4 adults) booked Best Guides-St Petersburg, for a 5 hour tour of Peterhof Palace and a 3 hour tour of the Hermitage. These 2 tours were done over 2 days. Both tours were outstanding, they were the highlight of our stay in St Petersburg. Olga was our guide for both tours. Thank you Olga, you were perfect. We highly... More 

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MashaV_BestGuides, Owner at Best Guides -Tours in St. Petersburg, responded to this review

Dear Joanne D Thank you so much for this review. I'm absolutely agreed with you Olga is an outstanding guide. If I ever look for a guide in a different city I will look for someone like Olga :) Thank you for the recommendations and all the best! Masha More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We book 2 days visit with Lena. We visit the summer palais and the hermitage. Lena was very friendly and shared a lot of great details/stories about the place, russia and the history. We asked for the visit in french and her french was perfect! Everything was very well planned and it was very efficient, we felt relax and had... More 

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MashaV_BestGuides, Owner at Best Guides -Tours in St. Petersburg, responded to this review

Dear Laura k Thank you very much for this review. I'm very pleased you liked Lena. She is an excellent guide and I'm very proud to have her in our team. Hope if you ever return back it will be with us. Best regards, Masha, Best Guides More 

Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Our tour of the Hermitage with Svetlana was perfect! She was charming and knowledgeable ... and did a wonderful job with the children. Natalie arranged this tour at the last minute and even arranged transportation. We found St Petersburg difficult to get around - the van was a godsend. Thank you, Best Tours!

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MashaV_BestGuides, Owner at Best Guides -Tours in St. Petersburg, responded to this review

Dear Ning W thank you so much for such a nice review. I'm very pleased you enjoyed your children friendly tour. Not every guide could work with children but Svetlana do it in the best way possible. Thank you! Masha More 

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