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Sea Port | Passenger Port Marine Facade, St. Petersburg 182301, Russia
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With the most solid and trusted reputation, SPB-Tours is a PERSONAL, FAMILY-RUN company with offices in Berlin and St. Petersburg, founded by a local guide with 25 years of experience. Since 2006, we have become the leading company on the cruise-ship market in the Baltic due to the highest quality tours and shore excursions at the most competitive prices in St. Petersburg (VISA FREE for cruise ship passengers) and across the whole Baltic, including Helsinki, Tallinn, Stockholm, Warnemunde, Berlin, Oslo and Copenhagen! Our tours are specially tailored for cruise-line passengers and we also love to welcome land tourists. You can choose from an amazing variety of tours that offer not only some of the best introductions to the historical and contemporary aspects of city life as part of our SMALL group sizes, but also an INTIMATE and PERSONAL introduction from our top-rated, expert, local guides. If you don't see what you like, no problem! We can craft a special itinerary to meet your every desire and need.We promise not only to give you a trip of a life time but we also give back to our community through philanthropy with the Orphanage House No. 40. Check out our website for more information. :) . From Russia, with love!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sea Port | Passenger Port Marine Facade, St. Petersburg 182301, Russia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This tour was fantastic. Maria, a brunette double for a young Meryl Streep, was our tour guide. She spoke perfect English snd there was not s question posed to her that she did not answer. Absolutely knowledgeable about Russian History, life and customs. Before the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great tour in a small group for a lot less money than the cruise lines ask for a very similar tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and helpful. There was very little waiting time for entry into exhibitions and the size of...More

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review and recommendation! We are so happy to hear that you had a great time on tour with us in St. Petersburg and we had a great time getting to know you. Again, thank you so much for taking the time...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We bought a tour from SPB for Saint Petersburg while on a Baltic Cruise. Staff was ready to meet us at the port. Buses are clean and offer wifi. Guide was really prepared and had all the information about the places we were visiting. The...More

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We greatly appreciate it. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed your time on tour with us. Thank you also for your feedback regarding shopping and souvenirs. We'll take it into consideration as we prepare for the upcoming season.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great tour over the two days. Small group of about 16 was perfect size for tour. Our guide was experienced and knew her city well including all the culture and history. Great driver too. I would strongly recommend this tour over the cruise ship tours...More

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and recommendation! It is truly appreciated. I know a guide and driver can make or break a tour experience so it's wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your time on tour with us. I'm glad to hear that we were...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All tours were great except Helsinki---guide did not know the area and did not keep good track of those on tour. A wonderful bus driver and he was embarrassed about the guide.More

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and recommendation! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time on tour with us despite the guide. We have definitely taken your feedback into consideration and have been in contact with our partners in Helsinki regarding this particular guide....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I took a cruise in the Baltic, and after comparison of cost and itineraries, we chose SPB for tours in Oslo (Norway), Tallinn (Estonia), St. Petersburg (Russia), and Helsinki (Finland). The process of reviewing the tour itineraries, booking, and the communication from...More

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for trusting us with your Baltic shore excursions this past summer and for your review! We are so happy to hear that we were able to make everything from the booking process to the actual tours themselves an enjoyable process. It's great to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used SPB for 3 excursions, and couldn't have asked for a better 2-day Russian Treasures Tour with FABERGÉ Museum, Classic Berlin Tour with roundtrip Berlin-port transfer, 7-hr Helsinki + Porvoo experience. We did the 2-day Russian Treasures Tour with FABERGÉ Museum, Classic Berlin Tour...More

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for trusting us with your Baltic shore excursions this past summer and for your review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time on tour with us in all the ports. We are so happy to hear that you were able to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding ! Helped make it the trip of a lifetime..…we were a small group who were able to by pass some long lines with an outstanding guide

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! It really means a lot to us here at SPB-Tours. We are so happy to hear that we were able to play a part in making a 'trip of a lifetime'.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I joined this agency twice , once in Russia and once in Denmark and both times , they r excellent .. the cars r comfortable and modern , the guides r friendly and knowledgeableMore

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SPB-Tours, Manager at SPB Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing us for your tours in Russia and Denmark! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time on tour with us. It was wonderful having the chance to meet you and thank you again for taking the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 2 day tour of the sights at St Petersburg was most enjoyable with an highly knowledge guide with a great sense of humour. The whole tour was very well organized and I would recommend SPB Tours highly. My only reservation in giving them 5...More

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Marie010
March 25, 2018|
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Response from SPB-Tours | Property representative |
Hello. If you book a tour with us and prepay, and the ship does not dock for any reason (weather, for example), then you would receive a full refund. This information is contained in our payment policy terms and conditions.
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March 16, 2018|
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Hello! If you are a cruise ship passengers and book an excursion with us, you will NOT need a Visa. The excursions we are offer are Visa-free to cruise ship passengers. In order to issue you a Visa waiver, we will require... More
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