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Established in 2003, Insider Tour offers a unique perspective on all things Russian - history, architecture, arts, and present day life. All tours are conducted by experienced career tour guides with your unique interests matched with your tour...more
St. Petersburg 199004, Russia
Vasilyevsky Island
+7 812 953-82-33
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Reviewed yesterday

Organising a visit to a city like St Petersburg in two days isn't an easy task: so much to see in so little time. We had two days to visit the city. Our guide met us at the cruise terminal. We had booked a 6...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Javandy
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our guide spoke very good English. She took us to experience how locals live in St Petersburg. Visiting the local train stations was a nice touch.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Edison Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Second time we’ve done a 2 day private (4 people) tour off a cruise ship in St Petersburg. Professional, punctual, knowledgable, interesting and trustworthy. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Frances010
Reviewed 3 days ago

Strongly recommend a guide in St. Petersburg. The "skipping the line" museum tickets got us inside the Hermitage in no time. Our guide was knowledgeable, dedicated, and professional. Inside Tour lived up to our expectations. Booking process was very easy. I also used them in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MartonioPinto
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were on a cruise, we wanted a private two day tour. We had been before so wanted to see specific places. I gave all my requirements to the company; they organised everything into the most effective route. Irena was our guide and Sergei our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dragonxx
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I spent two days in St. Petersburg with friends last summer, and our tour guide, Dimitri (sp) was fantastic from minute one. He spoke beautiful English and managed to arrange for us to hit all of the Must-Sees in SP, while at the same time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I (70’s) hired a St. Petersburg“Insider Tour” guide for 2-days (4-hr Hermitage Museum walking tour, plus 1-day chauffeured tour of Peterhof Grand Palace + Catherines Palace, Tsarskoe Selo). It was well worth every Ruble (well actually US$). Our Tour Guide “Irena” met...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 257clivem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an excellent, customized tour by Insider Tours. Our guide, Marina, was knowledgeable and obviously well known at the places we visited. One of members of our party has mobility issues, and Marina was the ultimate fixer. She facilitated him getting special entry to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Colleen F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a marvelous 2-day visit (not long enough but . . .) to St. Petersburg, Russia. There were eight in our group and we arranged with Insider Tours for a guided tour of Saint Petersburg. Our visit was superb and has motivated me to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BEStuck
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

This was really a fantastic tour. The two days that we had in St. Petersburg were packed with many great places to visit. Our guide Valentina was outstanding. We packed so much into our time that we could’ve never done without a great tour. I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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March 23, 2018|
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Dear Sir, Thank you for your question and for confirming this negative review was indeed written by you. The reason we had to suspect this review was not legitimate is twofold: • We tried to contact the author of this... More
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Response from RHMorea | Reviewed this property |
They take cash or credit cards. If you are in a mixed group they will need the currency to be the same. So 1 person can't pay by credit card and the rest by cash. Has to be all the same.