Private guide in St. Petersburg
Hello, it’s nice to have you around!
If you are looking for a private guide in St Petersburg you are on the right page. Let’s get acquainted.
My name is Raisa Shilina and for more than 14 years I have been working as a tour guide in St Petersburg. Me and my team are ready to show you around. We are a all completely licensed professionals and locals. But apart from that we do love our city and want you to feel positive emotions of discovering it in the most comfortable and enjoyable way.
As insiders, we would like to share our vision of Russia beyond ordinary facts and dates. We would like to show parallels between cultures, reveal things that are not noticed. You might have seen Queen Elizabeth II in this beautiful tiara. But would you like to know the James Bond story of jewell smuggling behind it? Would you like to know that you can visit this authentic and completely preserved palace for a night concert? If you are interested in Russian history you can read about some amazing facts here. I am regularly sharing the most exciting stories with you.
We specialize on family and friends mini group tours which we make with some outstanding benefits for you as these are privately guided tours so you can enjoy St. Petersburg in the most comfortable way.
We offer pre-tour support. If you want to have tour of St. Petersburg from cruise ship we will make you special visa free tour ticket, so you will be able to visit St. Petersburg without visas. Here you can find some classical cruise tours, however, we always adjust the tours to your needs and can recommend the best value for money for your visit.
Pricing policy is very important for us. We believe that traveling shouldn’t cost a fortune so you will be pleasantly surprised by the price of our individual tours.
On the tour we use new and comfortable a/c cars and vans and organize priority entrances in the museums where possible. Moving around as a small group will prevent you from lots of problems big groups have — especially waiting in queues and for those who are late for their bus. Moreover you can combine don’t miss destinations, free time and off the beaten track places to blend city exploration and cultural experience. Even such minor things like eating a la carte in a local restaurant can bring a big difference to you day!
- Guided tours of Saint Petersburg highlights as well as off the beaten track and unique tours
- Visa-free shore tours for cruise passengers
- Travel consulting to get a personalized tailored tour that can fit any budget
- Tours to Moscow and Novgorod
- Unusual fun tours