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Irene K.

Saint Petersburg, Russia

Hi! I am a 100% Saint Petersburg lady and I arrange customized tours focused on ART, HISTORY, LOCAL LIFE experience and . . . whatever could be of your interest.

It would be my pleasure to be your guide in my city.

Born and raised in Saint Petersburg, I've loved walking around and discovering my city since I was a teenager. I finished special courses for guides to fulfill my dream, to do what I love as a job! I'm a licensed guide and a member of the Saint Petersburg's Guide's Association.

I'm an open-minded and friendly person. I traveled a lot so I know what is the key to having a good time in a foreign country and how to give you, with charm and knowledge, the insider's perspective of this wonderful city.

I really enjoy taking care of my guests and I like to transform my tours into an enjoyable conversation about Saint Petersburg and the things you are most interested in, rather than a continuous monologue about the city. So with me as your guide, you'll have a historian and expert at your service, but especially a new Russian friend: we'll discover together famous sites but also local traditions, culture and food.

Saint Petersburg offers an endless variety of tours and I will help you plan your day according to your preferences and interests. I can customize the tours for you based on what you want to do, just give me the details and I will prepare your own tour that you can book.

A Recent Review of this guide

Irina was absolutely amazing!! So fun to be around, and she was incredibly knowledgeable. I had such a fun day with her and she really helped make the most of my stay in St. Petersburg. Would highly recommend Irina for any tour!
Allison Zelby

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I have a diploma of a guide-interpreter for Saint Petersburg and its suburbs.
I have Tour guide accreditation certificate of St.Petersburg Government.
Licenses for all major local museums: State Hermitage Museum, Peter and Paul Fortress, Saint Isaac's Cathedral, Church of Saviour on the Spilt Blood, Peterhof, Pushkin/Tsarskoye Selo, Pavlovsk, Faberge Museum, Museum of Political History, Erarta Museum.


I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation upon request.

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