Masha Boyarskaya

Masha Boyarskaya, a St. Petersburg native, graduated with a degree in state and city management and has worked as a professional trip leader in Russia for several years. She has traveled extensively throughout western Russia and the "Golden Ring" and brings good humor, experience, and a love of guiding to any journey she leads. Masha spent three months in Seattle in 2005 while on a work exchange program sponsored by the US Department of Commerce. In addition to her native Russian, she is fluent in English and conversant in German.

Upcoming Trips: TBA

Past Trips:

Russia: Land of the Czars, September 2-13, 2011

Client Testimonials:


Masha made this trip. She is well educated, organized, thoughtful, and a fun person to be around. She could not have done a better job. V. H., Salinas CA Masha’s proficiency in the English language and her great knowledge of Russia made traveling with her an incredible experience. M. S. Masha is superb, a sheer delight, the best trip leader possible for this trip. She made this trip! Ian G., Vancouver Canada
Imperial Russia & the Golden Ring
Masha was absolutely charming, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic, with a great sense of humor. We were fortunate to have her leading a trip in her own country. Nair R., Miami FL
Imperial Russia & the Golden Ring
Masha is everything you could want in a WT leader. Anne G., Vancouver BC
Imperial Russia & the Golden Ring
Masha's knowledge was incredible and we especially enjoyed her sharing about her family history. Liz K., San Mateo CA
Imperial Russia & the Golden Ring
Masha is a delightful leader and very well informed. Ann L., Los Altos CA
Imperial Russia & the Golden Ring
Masha was fantastic—warm, energetic, and filled with good cheer, She shared enormous amounts about herself in appropriate ways that added another dimension to the trip. Robert F., New York, NY
Russia: Land of the Czars