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Private Guide for a Half-Day in St.Petersburg

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    What to Expect
    Your private tour guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel holding a sign with your name on. Afterwards you will discuss what you will going to see. You can then set off for your tour and let your guide fill you in with all information possible.

    As much as you can decide what you want to see, here are some highlights that you should not miss: Church on the Spilled Blood, St Isaac's cathedral, Peter and Paul Fortress, Hermitage,  Russian Museum, Alexander-Nevsky Lavra, River and Canal tour and others.   You will end your half-day tour at a location of your choosing.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from any hotel located in the city center.
    • Professional local guide (English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French, or German)
    • Private half-day walking tour
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • This is a custom tour, so while booking, please specify the following: Your preferred language (English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French or German are available), lead passenger (if different from the one making a reservation), and sightseeing preferences (so that your tour operator can pre-order your tickets)
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    We booked a 6 hr guide for a private tour of St Petersburg. Our guide Julia was informative, attentive and also looked after our 7 year old . We had a great tour learning the Russian history related to Petersburg. Would highly recommend it.
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    Response from ElenaUlko, Owner at Private Guide for a Half-Day in St.Petersburg
    Responded 5 weeks ago
    Thank you for leaving your feedback about your tour with Julia! We are truly excited to have her as part of our team and we are delighted to hear you have enjoyed her knowledge and expertise. We hope you will get a chance to visit Saint Petersburg again! Sincerely, Elena Ulko
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    Our tour guide, Julia was outstanding. Smart, personable, knowledgeable, spoke great English. Took us to several diverse places in St Petersburg including a Vodka museum complete with vodka tasting. She took great care of us.
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    My super nice guide Marina picked me up at my hotel at the time agreed, was attentive as to how I wanted to spend the half-day. She was very knowledgeable, spoke great English (St. Petersburg local) and in short I had a great time. The perfect way to be a tourist especially if
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    We spent 3 days my wife and I in St-Petersburg last june. We took two private guided tours in french with this agency. Since the beginning, communication with the agency was outstanding. Ksenia Malykh answered all our questions with detailed responses. We had Aida as guide twice
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    Response from ElenaUlko, Управляющий at Private Guide for a Half-Day in St.Petersburg
    Responded 16 Sep 2018
    Dear highlander6768, It is a great pleasure for us to hear that you've enjoyed your tour to Russia with us. We, indeed, try to give the most detailed responses to all the questions we receive from our clients. We also happy you've liked Aida as your guide. It's really nice that you've found a common tongue. We hope to see you on tour with us again soon. Best regards, Elena Ulko
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    About the operator
    By: ULKOtours
    Mike Reed
    London, United Kingdom
    A fantastic private tour of the city
    We had a wonderful tour of St Petersburg with Marina. She was a wonderful guide: friendly, cheerful and hugely
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    Mumbai, India
    Good insight into St Petersburg
    We booked a 6 hr guide for a private tour of St Petersburg. Our guide Julia was informative, attentive and also
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    Emily Rose L
    Milan, Italy
    5 stars for the guide!
    Our guide was wonderful, knowledgeable, and very sweet. She knew so much about the imperialists and could answer
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    Asheville, North Carolina
    Very touristy - appalling behavior from large tour group
    The performers are undeniably talented but this is definitely an experience geared toward foreign tourists. There
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    San Francisco, California
    Private guided tour in St. Petersburg
    We spent two day with this tour company, both days they show up on time, very profesional, nice and friendly,
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    Toronto, Canada
    Excellent Response Time
    We organized a couple of private tours with this company over the emails, and they have been extremely responsive
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    Ron and Trish
    St. Petersburg Day Tour
    Natalya (tour guide) met my wife and I on board our ship at 9:30 am and directed us to a comfortable, four-door
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    Juan J
    just fine
    language problems ti find good fluent speakers in other tongue than English. This made the tour somewhat heavy for
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    Barbara M
    Our guide Elena, was amazing. We couldn't have asked for a more informative, pleasant, helpful guide. We would
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    On The Go!
    Choose your own adventure!
    With your ideas and this company’s expertise, this will be the best tour you’ve ever taken!!(Especially if you
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    Key Details
    • ULKOtours
    • Duration: 4h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
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