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Guide Guru Private Day Tours

Open today: 00:00 - 23:59
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Guide-Guru Tours provides private tailor-made tours to cruise passengers and independent travellers visiting St.Petersburg and Moscow. Personal attention of tour guides, comfortable transport for mini-groups, families, friends.
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
St. Petersburg 198091, Russia
+7 812 903-28-81
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We booked a 2 day tour whilst docked in St Petersberg as part of our Baltic cruise on the Koningsdam. Day 1, there were 8 in our group and were driven around in a clean and modern mini bus. We packed a lot into this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Guide_Guru_Tours, Owner at Guide Guru Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear Stephen, thank you for your feedback. I read your review carefully and wanted to add our comment. It is a pity one of the couples drew so much of your guide's attention. The original agreement with them was just passing by their former house...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018

We really enjoyed our tours and guides in St Petersburg. We had 10 in our group the first day with Maria as our guide and just the six of us the second day with Tatyana as our guide. However, we kept running into Maria and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Met us at the Cruise Terminals, even though our ship was delayed by a day, happily combined tours for us and tailored them to suit us - a party of six, with some of us slower than others. Irena the tour guide was full of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We were a small group - just 3 of us. Our guide, Ina, and driver, Vladimir, couldn’t have been better - an excellent team!! Vladimir always found a car park right next to where we were going. We had two 7 hour tours over successive...More

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

We were going to book ship-based excursions on our cruise stopping over in St Petersburg, Russia. Before we left Australia we were told about Guide Guru. They were substantially cheaper and we were in a group if only six. Our Guide Daria was exemplary. Her...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I chanced upon this shore excursion tour group on the internet. From the moment I contacted the company, I was very satisfied. I always received prompt reply to all my inquiries - including visa inquiries on Russia. Our cruise ship docked at St Petersburg for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Thank you Tatiana and Valentina for a memorable tour of the gems of St. Petersburg! You were extremely knowledgeable and did not hesitate to share you insights into the wonder that is the city of St. Petersburg.

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

We used Guide Guru recently for private touring during our second visit to St. Petersburg. For our first day in port, we used GG for day trip to Moscow. The second day we toured the Hermitage again, and went to the Faberge Museum in St....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Guide_Guru_Tours, Owner at Guide Guru Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Dear Ray, thank you for sharing your opinion. We are glad you enjoyed our guide and driver services in both cities. Unfortunately, it is human factor and we are always open to correct mistakes if any. We discussed the charge with you and you agreed...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Before deciding on Guide Guru we created a spread sheet with a dozen tour companies to carefully review what each tour offered. Guide Guru clearly provided the most visits and scheduled the best use of our time. Furthermore, the tour guides were excellent in their...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Our guides in St. Petersburg and Moscow provided an enriching and enjoyable experience. They were very knowledgeable and insightful about both cities. They made our stay in Russia very memorable. The tour highlights covered all aspects of our expectations. We would readily use Guru Tours...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from planned | Reviewed this property |
I thought Tatania set up the tour in the office but feel free to straighten me out. It was a great tour and driver and car.
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Response from OATEK | Reviewed this property |
They were certainly on the up and up for us. A party of 5 ranging in age from 5 to 66. They looked after us very well, although paying the balance of the tour in US$ in a quiet street seemed odd, it was all above board. We... More