TJ Travel did an excellent job setting up our private tours in St. Petersburg. The private coach was very
clean, their driver was always at the ready and there was always plenty of water available. Immigration
was a mess on first day in port and we were delayed about one (1) hour. Outside customs was a happy
young man that took us to our tour guide Maya.
Maya was a great tour guide. She is very knowledgeable of all the churches, palaces and sights we
visited explaining even the smallest details. She explained the history of the Czars and revolution and
how they helped form modern Russia. She did an OUTSTANDING job in the Hermitage especially
detailing the Rembrandt paintings. The restaurants she offered were excellent and the food great. Maya
is an excellent communicator with a great grasp of English. She was also very considerate regarding our
personal needs (5 senior citizens). I will not hesitate using her on my next visit to St. Petersburg and I
am sure that you will not be disappointed with any of her tours.
St. Petersburg is one of the most beautiful cities that I have ever visited. The sights are amazing and the