MIR Corporation – the name means "peace" and "world" in Russian – is an award-winning tour company that has been specializing in creative, culturally immersive small group, custom and private journeys along the Silk Route, the Trans-Siberian Railway, to Russia and beyond, since 1986. Read More

Why Choose MIR

MIR offers you the best of both worlds: all the assurances of working with a more than 25-year-old American based travel company staffed by experts with first-hand destination expertise; plus all the benefits of on-site quality control from the MIR affiliated field offices located in Western Russia, Siberia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan. There's no other American tour outfitter that deals exclusively with this slice of the globe, and none with more first-hand experience, stronger on-the-ground contacts, or more affection for the region.

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Press & Awards

  • In the Nov/Dec edition of Business Destinations, an international publication with a readership of international business travelers, Inside the Russian Space Program is described as a “one-of-a-kind travel experience pioneered and designed by MIR founder, Douglas Grimes.” New for 2012, MIR’s exploration of the formerly secret Russian Space Program ranges from Star City outside Moscow, where Russia...

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What People are Saying

  • “This is the way to see and experience Russia. You have a manageable group, see all the major attractions, and get to learn something about the people. I have not seen any other tour that offers as much. I cannot pick out a favorite part – it was all very well done. I think the key was the tour and director and ours were exceptional!”

    - The Joneses , DeRidder, LA
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