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UlkoTours - Private & Group Day Tours

88 Sredniy pr. of Basil Island | office 302, St. Petersburg 197000, Russia
+7 (911) 926 4724
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Ranked #5 of 123 activities in St. Petersburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Established in 2010 by Elena Ulko, ULKOtours has been rapidly developing into a big tour operator, that boasts growing clientele and superb quality of... more » Owner description: Established in 2010 by Elena Ulko, ULKOtours has been rapidly developing into a big tour operator, that boasts growing clientele and superb quality of service. We do not claim to be the largest or the oldest tour company in the area like some do, but the success we have had during the years we have been on the market with the ULKO brand proves that we work hard and we deliver to our promises. Our clients attest to that.ULKOtours provides:- Customised city tours for independent travelers to Russia (Moscow, St.Petersburg and Golden Ring)- Private and Group (GDT) shore excursions for cruise visitors in the following destinations:St.PetersburgMoscowTallinnHelsinkiStockholmBerlinWarnemundeSwerinRostok « less
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

During our Oceania cruise we booked an intensive 3 day tour through Elena at Ulko tours. Our guide Darya was fantastic. She was at the terminal at 9am sharp with a sign for our group. She was very knowledgeable and a lot of fun. We were a group of 9 and Darya navigated us through all the lines so we... More

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Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We experienced the two-day tour with Nadya as part of our Norwegian Cruise Line cruise in July 2014. Nadya met my wife and me on the first day at the cruise terminal and we were surprised (and pleased) to find that we were the only two people that were on the day's tour (although we had booked a group tour).... More

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Roswell, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We had a fabulous tour in St Petersburg from Ulko tours. www.elena@ulkotours.com Elena was great to work with, and even though we were a little late to book, she worked with us and we had 2 wonderful days in St Petersburg. They picked us up from our Holland America cruise at the ship, and got us back right on time.... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We just returned from our Royal Caribbean cruise around various Baltic Countries. As I am Disabled, my Sister & I ordered a two-day private tour of St. Petersburg with Ulko Tours. Throughout the booking process, Elena was excellent, promptly responding to my e-mails and arranging our tour based on our feedback. The Driver (Igor) & our Guide (Maria) where very... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We just returned from our Royal Caribbean cruise to the Baltics. We were a part of nine and we ordered a two-day private tour of St. Petersburg with Ulko Tours. Throughout the booking process, Elena was excellent, promptly responding to my e-mails and arranging our tour based on our feedback and desires. Our guide Katya was incredible in her knowledge... More

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ElenaUlko, Owner at UlkoTours - Private & Group Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Igor, Thank you so much for your review! I'm happy to learn you have enjoyed everything and it's too bad we were not able to to meet in person in the office.Hopefully we will get a chance to meet in LA:) Elena, Ulkotours More

Minneapolis, MN, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

In preparing for our Celebrity Cruise of Scandinavia and Russia, we decided to book 5 of the port cities through Ulko as a single package. Communication was great, no deposit was required (!) and we have just now returned from that trip. The tours (and the knowledgeable, friendly guides) were fantastic in every way. The company stated that the number... More

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Up North, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Group Tour Guaranteed Tallinn:True to their word Ulko Tours met us in Tallinn even though we were the only ones to book their tours on our cruise liner. We had therefore our own personal guide for the day! We also had our own personal driver who took us the short distance into town. As we were in the rear seats... More

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ElenaUlko, Owner at UlkoTours - Private & Group Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Brian, we are happy you have loved out tours, and yes, we do keep our promise, always, and never make our groups too large. So our tours are definitely a bargain, yet we care and perform at our best! Thank you for touring with the ULKO team! Elena More

Raleigh, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Excellent and well worth the price. Marina was very knowledgeable and the various sites and was extremely helpful in all regards.

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ElenaUlko, Manager at UlkoTours - Private & Group Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Arthur, I thank you for choosing Ulkotours as your tour provider in St.Peterbsurg and I'm delighted to hear that you have enjoyed Marina's company. She truly is a gem for us. Sincerely, Elena More

Los Angeles
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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

How many ways can you say the tour of a lifetime. Due to mobility issues, my husband I decided to go wiith a private 2 day tour with just the two of us. Prior to our arrival all details were handled promptly and our tour days were the same. Pauline was our tour guide and her knowledge and language skills... More

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Pittsburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Booked directly with Elena who was easily reached in St. Petersburg FL. She answered all my concerns and questions about visiting Russia and accommodated our request to have Marguarite as our guide. Booked two day intensive tour which exceeded all of our expectations. All visas and information was promptly emailed and the visit could not have gone more smoothly. Marguarite... More

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