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UlkoTours -Day Tours

88 Sredniy ave of Basil Island, St. Petersburg 197000, Russia
+7 911 926-47-24
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USD 39.10*
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Private Shore-Excursion: 1-Day Fully Flexible St Petersburg Tour
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USD 75.00*
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Russian Folk-Show at Nikolayevsky Palace
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USD 70.00*
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ULKOtours delivers highest standards of service for any budget. The success we have had during the years we have been on the market with the ULKO brand proves that we work hard and we deliver to our promises. Our clients attest to that. We provide Customised city tours for independent travelers to Russia (Moscow, St.Petersburg and Golden Ring)as well as Private and Group (GDT) VISA-FREE shore excursions for cruise visitors in multiple Baltic destinations.
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88 Sredniy ave of Basil Island, St. Petersburg 197000, Russia
Vasilyevsky Island
+7 911 926-47-24
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Called Ulko Tours in hopes to schedule a last-minute sightseeing of St. Petersburg. 3 Days later I couldn't believe how much I was able to see and learn from this short visit. It was simply one of the best last moment plans I have ever...More

Thank Maksim Z
ElenaUlko, Owner at UlkoTours -Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Maksin for your kind words:) We really appreciate them! Best from Saint Peterbsurg, Russia! See you in St Peterbsurg, Florida soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Yulia was our tour guide through the Winter Palace on 6 August 2017 and she was amazing!! She spoke English very well, was very professional and informative. She has a wonderful personality and a kind heart. She will do well in anything she does. We...More

Thank deliusv
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband an I were on a Baltic cruise and booked the St Petersburg tour for 2 days with Ulko Tours. The guided tour with Nadya and the driver Victor was outstanding!!. Nadya was very knowledgeable of the russian culture. She was very organized, took...More

Thank myrtadiaz
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are not enough superlatives to describe the experience we had with Ulko Tours. This is going to sound like a paid advertisement, but I really have never had such a positive experience with a guided tour, and we've been to many places. Starting with...More

Thank DeanfromSeattle
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a two days tour on Sunday and Monday the 6 and 7 August 2017. The four of us were picked up from our cruise ship and taken on an extensive tour of St Petersburg, not something to be tackled without a tour guide!...More

Thank Janice687
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of four were traveling with my 82-year-old mom on a Baltic cruise that has a 2-day stop in St. Petersburg. We booked a private 2-day “easy” tour with ULKO Tours company and made a special request for Marina based on her excellent reviews....More

Thank Jasmine T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We book this tour online whilst visiting St Petersburg for 2 days whilst on board a cruise ship. The driver and tour guide were wonderful and had so much knowledge. Everything was planned as per programme (and managed to fit in some more activities too)...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were able to see a lot on the 2 day intensive tour. However, places were packed and made it hard to enjoy. We actually lost a couple of people on our tours both days so we spent time waiting for the guide to find...More

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Thank Vanessa T
ElenaUlko, Owner at UlkoTours -Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Vanessa, Thank you for your feedback! I am sorry to hear that your impression of Saint Petersburg was spoiled by the crowds in museums and groip members getting lost, however unfortunately we have no influence over that as really a lot of people are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were travelling on a Baltic cruise with CMV on the MV Columbus and had a two day visit to St Petersburg. We booked the tour with Ulko independently as it was very good value when compared with the cruise ship offers. We did the...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked three activities with Ulko Tours: The Russian folkshow at the Nikolayevski Palace, the Swan Lake Ballet at the Hermitage and a guided 4-hour tour in the Hermitage. The tickets were delivered at the exact moment of appointment. We found our guide without any...More

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18 July 2017|
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Response from Alan F | Reviewed this property |
Visa is included so no, you don't need to buy an expensive Russian visa for this tour. Your ticket, with your passport, is enough. Be aware, though, that you cannot go off on your own - you must stay with your group. The... More
Rosario L
30 May 2017|
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Response from ElenaUlko | Property representative |
Dear Rosario, if you have the flexibility of choosing the number of days, I would suggest to stick with the ideal 4 or 5 days. 2 days being the absolute minimum, and 3 days sort of OK. It all also depends on how much... More
10 May 2017|
Response from ElenaUlko | Property representative |
Yes, we offer tours in various ports, like Tallinn, Helsinki, Stockholm, Warnemuende/Rostock, Gdansk, Oslo, Klaipeda, Copenhagen, Amsterdam. Let us know if you have any questions about these destinations!