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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

I promised this review in 2015 when we were in St. Petersburg but never got around to it. I’m hoping it is helpful now to people. We had a wonderful 2 days in St. Petersburg - while we were cruising with Royal Caribbean - with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We booked six months in advance of our cruise for a two day tour of St. Petersburg It was such a disappointment!!! They promised early pick up at cruise ship to get to Peterhof before the crowds. They picked us up at 10 There was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
5  Thank mtkPortland_Oregon
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We had a fabulous tour guide and driver. They were able to each tell us different things about the city and complemented one another. Everything was perfect from beginning to end. The guides were there on time, the Mercedes van was spotless and we were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanne C
Reviewed September 1, 2018

I very highly recommend Red October Tour Company in St Petersburg Russia for a thorough, exciting, interesting tour of St Petersburg. We (my husband, myself and another couple we always travel with) were on a cruise in August 2018 with 2 days in St Petersburg....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank magicgardens
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Our day tour in St. Petersburg was absolutely incredible! Working with Natalia from Red October before our cruise was so easy and she was very quick to provide me with my specially designed itinerary and necessary documents. Nadia was our tour guide and hero. What...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank laffinalot
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The good: -The tour guide met us promptly and was easily identifiable at the cruise port. We were met, introduced, and escorted to a clean and comfortable van. -The tour guide was knowledgeable and understanding of all aspects of the city, art, and architecture. -The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank troya5
Reviewed July 13, 2018

From our initial contact with Mike Finn in the USA and then Tatiana "Tanya" Knysheva (English interpreter) and Yury Kolanov (Driver) at the cruise terminal in St Petersburg, we new we were in good hands. Our three day private tour included all the iconic sites...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Sertich
Reviewed July 12, 2018

We returned about 2 weeks ago and while our tour was exhaustive it was terrific and we saw almost everything we wanted to see. Our guide Eleana was terrific and my granddaughter wanted to know how she got us to the front of every line....More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Janatthebeachnow
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

We are a family of 2 teenagers and 2 little boys. We just did our 1st day tour with our Tour guide, Tanya. She is the best. She is veey knowledgeable, accommodating, nice, helpful and very professional. Will surely recommend her as a guide for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank vickylim
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Our cruise ship spent 2 days in St. Petersburg at the end of May, 2018. We booked 2 days of private guide and car with Red October. Our agenda was customized in advance with help from Mike Finn, who leaves no detail hidden. We saw...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from HTJ312 | Reviewed this property |
Didn’t go to Moscow. For three of us, we paid about $2200. Two days in St. Petersburg, river cruise, and dinner. Worth every penny. No visa required. Company does it all for you.