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Classic Tours

174 reviews
About Classic Tours
Classic Tours Ltd. is a fully licensed tour operator based in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Since 2003 we are offering city tours, excursions and guided museum visits in Saint Petersburg, Moscow and other destinations in Russia. An authorized partner of Saint Petersburg Passenger Port (also known as "Marine Façade"), we provide visa-free shore excursions for cruise passengers. We have many years of experience in organizing individual and group tours that are always value-packed and tailor made to accommodate specific needs and requirements of our clients. Our company is also offering highly popular incentive tours filled with exciting and entertaining events.
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a great and super informative tour in Hermirage museum with the guide Olga! Highly recommend! She took us to the main landmarks and we skipped queues as we booked in advance with classic tours !

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MonikaMili
Reviewed July 16, 2018

We visited Saint Petersburg during the World Cup and I was worried that we wouldn't be able to schedule a time to visit The Hermitage with a tour. It was a little tricky to find their office but once we found the Classic Tours office,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank shanabee33
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Saint Petersburg and wanted to see everything as smoothly as possible therefore we did this through this company. It saved any hassle of obtaining visas etc and it went very well. Once through Border Control and the unfriendly staff...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

There is nothing bad to say about them. Our guided tour with Julia was just amazing, I have never seen such knowledge and passion in what a person does like she has. She has the ability to make you love everything you are seeing. Damian...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank rixrix88
Reviewed November 2, 2016

All excursions from cruise ships tend to be too short and barely scratch the surface, but it was nice to tour the city by bus as it was raining that day. We also got to visit a tourist gift shop filled with icons, nested dolls,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank drjim1941
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I enjoyed my whole experiences in St Petersburg my favourite place to visit & there was so much to see & do or just relax & people watch :-)

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Yaswanti
Reviewed October 1, 2015

We had a very expert guide who speaks in pefect spanish and has a great knowledge about all Russian history. Time, accuracy,visited places, transport, logistics and all features with Classic Tours were soo good. This is a travel agency specially recommended for this part of...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank MariaC35465
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Well organized tours with knowledgeable guides on board. St petersburg was amazing from its canal to palaces ,hermitage and its sometimes dark history is revealed on many of these tours. The Usopov Palace with it's links to Rasputin is a must as is Catherines Summern...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 10, 2015

We cruised to St. Petersburg on the Oceania ship Marina and fully enjoyed our ship experience, but decided to choose an independent tour group for our 3 days in St. Petersburg. After researching various options, we decided on the deluxe 3-day SPB package, which offered...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Judy M
Reviewed July 1, 2015

My sister had gone previously to St Pete and urged me to NOT to use the Ship's tour and book an independent tour instead. After doing some research right here on Trip Advisor, I noticed Classic Tours had positive feedback. So I went ahead and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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February 2, 2015|
Response from Jose Manuel S | Property representative |
St. Petersburg Intensive 2-day Shore Tour - 300 USD per person. maximum group size: 16 persons DAY ONE 7.30 – 8.00 – Passport control. You need to have the following documents with You: Passport, Copy of Your Passport... More
February 2, 2015|
Response from Jose Manuel S | Property representative |
Hello, please write to email to respond privately. Which language they want excursions? About the Russian visa do not worry, we do.