MIR Corporation has been providing superb customer service and impeccable tours for 30 years.

Browse our press clippings to read about our industry awards and accolades. Notably, MIR has been rated one of the “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth” by National Geographic Adventure magazine, and is a six-time recipient of the “Tours of a Lifetime” award given annually by National Geographic Traveler magazine.

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Press & Awards
  • Russia on the Rise

    April 1, 2017

    The Points Guy, a website with a focus on “hands-on travel advice” and “how to maximize any trip,” featured MIR Corporation in an article about how “tour operators in the US are noticing an upswing in demand for tra... Read More

  • Inside the Russian Space Program Chosen As “Trip of the Week” in the Columbus Dispatch

    March 26, 2017

    Each week, the Travel team at the Columbus Dispatch focuses on a new and interesting travel program to spotlight in the newspaper’s Sunday travel column. MIR’s Inside the Russian Space Program small group tour was recentl... Read More

  • Be a “Mongolian Explorer” with MIR

    March 23, 2017

    LATTE Luxury News, a leading Australian publication providing the latest developments in the luxury travel and tourism industry, recently featured MIR’s Mongolian Explorer: The Gobi & Beyond with Naadam Festival small group... Read More

  • Spring Break in St. Petersburg

    March 17, 2017

    Spring Break is just around the corner, and if you’re looking for somewhere extraordinary to soak up the season, then consider splendid St. Petersburg in Russia, as recently suggested by both The Lady and Luxe Beat Magazine... Read More

  • MIR Client Shares Impressions of Iran in TravelAge West

    March 14, 2017

    TravelAge West recently featured an interview with MIR traveler Hope Smith about her experiences on MIR’s Ancient Persia-Modern Iran small group tour.The Iran that I experienced was not two-dimensional, as it’s often port... Read More

  • MIR Vice President Featured in Travel Weekly

    March 12, 2017

    Interest in travel to Russia is on the rise for 2017, a welcome surprise for tour operators that specialize in the region — including MIR. Travel Weekly Magazine interviewed MIR Vice President, Annie Lucas, about her though... Read More

  • Romancing Russia

    March 10, 2017

    A recent article in Brides Magazine spotlighted spectacular St. Petersburg, Russia in its round-up of “Lucky Spots Around the World to Visit During Your Honeymoon.” The article quotes MIR Vice President, Annie Lucas, who ... Read More

  • MIR Named a Russian Travel Expert in Money Under 30

    March 9, 2017

    Money Under 30, a digital finance publication tailored to young adults, recently featured an article on their blog titled, “How to Travel to Russia,” where MIR was named a preferred expert in organizing small group tours ... Read More

  • Baikal or Bust

    March 1, 2017

    Tours.com and Colorado Springs Style recently featured Siberia’s UNESCO-listed Lake Baikal as part of their roundup of seven “Destinations to See Fast, Before They Disappear,” noting the lake’s “threats from polluti... Read More

  • Bazaars, Backstreets & Good Eats in Uzbekistan

    February 21, 2017

    Influential travel website GoNOMAD recently spotlighted MIR’s new-for-2017 culinary and cultural tour, Backstreets & Bazaars of Uzbekistan, in an article entitled, “Uzbekistan: Exploring Culture Through Cuisine.” Aside ... Read More

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