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Dancing Bear Tours - Day Tours

Kosmonavtov Avenue, 15A-6H, St. Petersburg 196211, Russia
+7 921 324-46-40
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- Private and Small Group Tours (2 to 12 people) - St Petersburg Tours for land passengers - St Petersburg shore excursions for cruise ship passengers - Baltic tours for cruise ship passengers including Tallinn, Stockholm, and Helsinki. Save time and money by letting us be your guide for all your ports of call. Tell us about your likes, dislikes, hobbies, and preferences and will create an unforgettable tour customized especially for YOU. We focus on the featured attractions as well as art and architecture, Russian & Soviet history, WWII events, Jewish Heritage, shopping and experiencing local Russian cuisine, learning about famous Russian Vodka, Faberge Eggs, and Russian spy stories. We know how to surprise first time visitors and those who fell in love with St Petersburg and decided to come back again to our beautiful city. Cruise passengers wishing "to see everything" during 2 short days can join our small mini-groups (up to 8-12 people) or create their own customized tour. We are an officially registered tour company (cruise passengers do not need a VISA to experience our shore excursions) and demand no deposits upfront. "Your Tour, Your Way, with Dancing Bear Tours!"
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Kosmonavtov Avenue, 15A-6H, St. Petersburg 196211, Russia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a private 2 day tour for our group of 8 people which covered 3 generations. We booked the standard tour with Peter and Paul Cathedral added which was perfect. Our guide was absolutely amazing we could not fault anything. She did a great...More

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Dancing_Bear_Tours, Owner at Dancing Bear Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for finding time to write a positive review on TA- it means a lot for us

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We managed to book Dancing Bear for our two-day visit to St. Petersburg in June. Our group was a little non-traditional...three kids, 1, 4 and 7, two 30-somethings, plus two people in their 80s. Victoria was hands down incredible...everything you could ask for and MORE....More

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Dancing_Bear_Tours, Owner at Dancing Bear Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Saminski1979, it was my true pleausure to read you emotional review : I am now sure all our efforts in arranging a perfect trip for your family party ( and especially for your father) were not in vain,,, Julia P Ivanushkina and dancing Bear...More

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Some days ago I was in St. Petursburg we hired Dancing Bear tours to show us the wonderful city. Ad a ballet dancer my dream has always been to go to Russia and see the architecture and city but also the ballet. With Dancing Bears...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a knowledgable guide and great experience - than look no further! We booked a private tour with Dancing Bears for a one day stop at STP. Julia was great communicator and was always so pleasant to deal with! She arranged...More

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Julia I, Owner at Dancing Bear Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rita, it was our pleausure to learn of your high appreciation of our service ; we do hope to meet you and yours in the nearest future- it is dfinitely not enough to spend only one day in Spb to enjoy it in full...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Communicating with Julia Ivanuskina, Dancing Bear Tours, was delightful. She responded thoughtfully and promptly, and produced an exciting itinerary. Julia met us at the Sapsan from Moscow in the late afternoon, and drove us to our hotel. Not losing momentum, she introduced us to our...More

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Julia I, Owner at Dancing Bear Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Suson and Jerry , thanks for the time you have spent on writing so wonderful review ; honestly speaking we could only dream of showing our city to so curious and intelligent people : we do hope that when you return back to St...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Julia made our pre travel arrangements very easy and seamless. She worked on our visa, recommended our hotels, booked our train and ballet tickets very effortlessly and efficiently. Our guide Helena was also quite amiable and made the tours interesting. However we feel she rushed...More

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Julia I, Owner at Dancing Bear Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jojo, thanks for your positive review on TA- it is extremely importatnt for us .As you remember you have shared the tour with another party followig program discussed and approved by you long before your arrival ; the program itself didn't suppose a lot...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Olga and Sergey were perfect as out driver and guide in St.P. We got off of our cruise ship and Julia was there to greet us with info, water, a video of the city. Olga proceeded to take us on a two day journey of...More

Thank John C
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Julia I, Owner at Dancing Bear Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear friends, many thanks for your excellent review on TA - we always try to do our best to please our guests

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Monica M
May 3, 2018|
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Dear Monica, thanks for your request . We are ready to asnwer all your questions by email i regards , Julia P.Ivanushkina
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Lisa B
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Dancing_Bear_Tours | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, thanks for your request . We have so many things to offer that it would be better if you send us e-mail so we could discuss details. I do believe you are speaking about December 2018 Please find our e-mail on our... More
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Dear YH, please get in touch with us via e-mail -we have a lot to offer even if you spend one day in our city
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