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Liza Bykova — private guide with a car — provides tours around sights of Veliky Novgorod, it’s museums and monasteries. I'm certified with the Novgorod State Integrated Museum Reserve license.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Veliky Novgorod, Russia
+7 950 684-02-21
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Liza was very prompt in communicating the plans and provided a wonderful experience for us in Novgorod. She provided an in-depth overview of this amazing historical city. This was one of the best activities we did during our two-week tour of Russia. Liza is extremely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Liza took us around Novgorod and gave a great private tour. Her level of English is really good so it was easy to understand her. Also Liza was very helpfull with information and recommendations before and during our arrival. She made our visit really comfortable....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Elizabeth has a huge knowledge base on history of Novgorod, and she knows how to adapt the information for different types of audience. I came with my students from America who learn Russian language in St Petersburg, and Lisa spoke both Russian and in English,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Elizaveta_Bykova, Owner at Guide in Veliky Novgorod, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Dear Olga, thank you for the lovely review! Happy to know, my job has beneficial effect :)

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Our family (including a teenager) would like to say a big thank you to Liza who made our one day visit to Veliky Novgorod really enjoyable. After soliciting our input Liza created a special itinerary for us so we could visit not only the beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Elizaveta_Bykova, Owner at Guide in Veliky Novgorod, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Dear Julia, thank you so much for enjoyable review! That is a real pleasure for me to know, that my job was a pleasure for my guests!!!

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Liza taught us so much about Novgorod and Russian history. We were able to apply what we learned from her to our travels to other cities in Russia. And she provided excellent recommendations for museums and a restaurant that we enjoyed - Portland. Thank you...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Carrie M
Elizaveta_Bykova, Owner at Guide in Veliky Novgorod, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Dear Carrie, thank you for the review! Happy to know that my tour was useful, informative and enjoyable for you! Stay at your disposal.

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I had an opportunity to visit Novgorod and Liza was our guide. I must appreciate the in-depth knowledge she has on the history and details of the place and her enthusiasm to explain the same. Also worth to mention her communication in English was fluent...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Elizaveta_Bykova, Owner at Guide in Veliky Novgorod, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Rahul, Great to hear from you!!!!! Thank you so much for your detailed and lovely review! :)

Reviewed 22 February 2017

During our stay in Sankt Petersburg ,we spared some time to visit this pearl of medieval architecture, art and one of the oldest cities in Russia, that is, the Great Novgorod (Veliky Novgorod). Novgorod is located between Moscow and St. Petersburg, at about 110 km...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We visited Veliky Novgogrod in December 2016. To know more about this ancient Russian city we decided to book individual tour with a guide. With Elizaveta we had two excursions in English - one around the Kremlin and the other one around the city -...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank karavaevaalin
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I set out with my son on a 4 weeks journey, from Berlin to Moscow, which would take us via Poland and the Baltic countries to Russia. One of our objectives was to look beyond the horizon. That's why I got in touch with Liza,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank deOrellana
Elizaveta_Bykova, Owner at Guide in Veliky Novgorod, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2016

Dear Wim! Can't stop thanking you for the kind review. You are the one who inspires me for all new job. Sending my smile to you and Ruther (and to Wisenose bird, of cause!), Yours, Liza

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24 May 2018|
Response from Elizaveta_Bykova | Property representative |
Hello! Unfortunately I'm not free on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Please, try to contact my colleague Arkady by phone +7 (911) 609-44-40 Have a nice trip!
15 February 2018|
Response from Elizaveta_Bykova | Property representative |
Dear Nuala! I'm sorry for this late answer! Anyway, I was on vacation during the March and was not able to make a tour for you. Hope you fond a good guide and had an amazing time in Veliky Novgorod! Yours, Liza