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Tailored Tours St.Petersburg/ Day Tours and Shore Excursions

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Address: Mayakovskogo,18, St. Petersburg 191014, Russia
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+7 921 741-50-04
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Timofey Kruglikov is a graduate of the St. Petersburg State University in...

Timofey Kruglikov is a graduate of the St. Petersburg State University in Russian History. He also has a degree in History of Russian Culture of the High School of Religion and Philosophy of St. Petersburg.Since 1998, a lecturer for St. Petersburg Academy of Culture, the author and organizer of numerous successful tours and excursions on Russian politics, history and culture for a diversity of tourists from around the world.Our tours are mostly meant for those who are interested in Russian history and the history of the Russian art, and those who would like to gain a better understanding of the phenomenon of St. Petersburg in the context of the Russian and the world history and culture.We not only give you bare facts, dates and names, but introduce you to the mysterious world beyond the city guidebooks.And not so seriously, but entertaining..

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Wonderful, well organised day

Timofey at Tailored Tours organised a great day for us, focusing on the places we particularly wanted to visit. Maria was an amazing guide and showed us so much wonderful art and... read more

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Devon, UK
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Timofey at Tailored Tours organised a great day for us, focusing on the places we particularly wanted to visit. Maria was an amazing guide and showed us so much wonderful art and architecture despite us being late this morning. We queued for 1 hour 30 minutes to get through passport control at the cruise terminal! Maria is so knowledgeable about... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Timofey was personally recommended by our friends who had visited St Petersburg a few years ago so we decided to contact him. Timofey was quick to respond to my emails and flexible with designing our 2 day itinerary that allowed us to see the best sites of the city and also visit Peterhof and St Catherine's palace. When I expressed... More 

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Torrance, California
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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

My family took a Princess Cruises Baltic cruise. After attempting to get Russian visas (which is no easy feat), I found Tailored Tours. Timofey was very responsive and arranged a private customized 2 day tour of St Petersburg for us, fitting in my visit to the Faberge Museum and a twilight tour of the Neva and canals in a private... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were directed to Timofey via Rick Steve's website and are super happy that we were able to book a tour with him when we visited St. Petersburg via a Cruise in June of 2016. The overall value of the guided tour was much better than what we saw as excursions via the Cruise company and although we were a... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

Six of us had a two day tour of St. Petersburg with Timofey this past September. We were met each day at our cruise ship by Timofey and a driver. Timofey proved to be extremely knowledgeable and personable guide who custom-tailored a tour for us that miraculously avoided the crowds St. Petersburg is typically known for. His rate was reasonable... More 

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Aurora CO
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

We visited in July 2016, and booked a 2 day private tour for two couples. We were thrilled with our tour. Nikita is a terrific guide, very personable and knowledgeable. I wish I could remember half of what he told us about culture, art, life in Russia and history. Our driver was also very nice and competent. I do have... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 24 November 2016

I found Tailored Tours and Timofey Kruglikov from Rick Steeve's Northern European Cruise Ports book (great book). I was in contact via email and Timofey was quick to respond and provide a custom itinerary for our 2 days in St. Petersburg. We are a family of 4, with teenagers ages 15 and 17. Our guide, Sergei and our driver Yuri,... More 

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New Canaan, Connecticut
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

We have wonderful memories of our visit to St. Petersburg. Nicky was a most knowledgeable guide who did all he could to satisfy our sightseeing needs. He was extremely informative - giving us the history of what we were seeing and its relevance to today. Sasha (the driver) was extremely courteous and helpful, coming as close as possible to the... More 

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Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We found Tailored Tours in Rick Steve's Cruise Ports of Northern Europe travel book, and based upon his strong recommendation decided to use a private guide for two days rather than sign up for four or more excursions to see fewer sights with the cruise line. Some of the wonderful sites we visited were Tsarskoe Selo, Catherine Palace, Peterhof Fountain... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had a terrific three day visit to St. Petersburg thanks to Tailored Tours. Timofey was extremely helpful and responsive via email in working out our itinerary. He also arranged for the necessary visas. Kate, our guide, was very knowledgeable. She showed us all the signs we wanted to see and provided insights into life in Russia today. Our only... More 

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