We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Tours from Friendly Local Guides tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
All photos (19)
All photos (19)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent99%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“great tour”(5 reviews)
“food tour”(2 reviews)
About
Fun private tours of Moscow, Saint Petersburg and San Francisco. Fun facts, off the beaten path and a local friend as your guide
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
St. Petersburg 195279, Russia
Website
+7 962 921-19-04
Call
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Friendly Local Guides
from US$375.00
More Info
from US$230.00
More Info
from US$131.00
More Info
from US$105.00
More Info
Reviews (66)
Filter reviews
56 results
Traveller rating
55
0
0
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
55
0
0
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews great tour food tour russian cuisine culture kate interests petersburg punctual maria moscow knowledge metro
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 56 reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2019

We explored the city on foot, guided by Andrey, who showed an incredible depth of knowledge and passion for this beautiful city and its history. We were blessed with blue skies in January and made the most of it. I highly recomnend both Andrey and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

It seems like she knows EVERYTHING about the museum and the city. Every detail, everything... And it’s clear how much she enjoys doing what she does. I recommend it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank victordamasio
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

It was a great tour! Kate was a fantastic, very knowledgeable and competent guide! She gave me a detailed insight into the history of Saint Petersburg and into Russian eating habits and culture. She showed me the most important landmarks of the city and I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Marco D
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Our guide Kate is fun and always excited and passionate to show us the beauty of her hometown. She is well prepared and knowledgeable to everything about St Petersburg including food, culture, monuments, history, etc. She talks flawlessly in English and we all enjoyed the...More

Thank LawrenceKwok
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Kate has shown her knowledge and passion to this city which make the trip worth to go.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Our guide, Katya, took my brother and me through Saint Petersburg on the food tour today. It was simply fantastic! She provided us with ample history as we tasted our way through the Nevsky area. At the beginning, we knew virtually nothing of the area,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amy C
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were in St. Petersburg for two days and used a private guide (Anna) through Viator. My advice upon visiting St. Peterburg is that one should hire a private guide to see the area. Ship cruises put enormous amounts of people in all of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank wsch123
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We visited Russia during the World Cup, where we recorded interviews with two Friendly Local Guides for our "Dad and Me Love History" podcast series. In St Petersburg, Kate was flexible (our schedule was tight and changed last minute), charming and insightful. Her romantic personality...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dadandmelovehistory
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to do the midnight drawbridges cruise in St.Petersburg, but were a little nervous leaving at midnight and returning to our hotel far from the port at 3am, however our experience could not be better!! Kate our guide met us in our hotel, she...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Juan Pablo R
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Kate was an excellent guide- she took us on a 3-hour walking tour around St. Petersburg, starting and ending at our Hotel. She was full of insights about both the current life of the city as well as the historical aspects of the various monuments...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank nerdherfer
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question