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
  • Off-Road Adventures for Father’s Day

    May 16, 2017

    Need an original idea for a Father’s Day gift? Be sure to check out the following article from Luxury Travel Magazine, which featured MIR’s overland expeditions in a round-up of “7 Adventures Around the World for Travel... Read More

  • MIR Vice President Interviewed About Luxury Rail Journeys by Private Train

    May 16, 2017

    Over the last several years, there’s been a sizeable surge in private luxury train travel, according to an article on Skift, a leading online travel industry intelligence platform. Skift interviewed MIR vice president, Anni... Read More

  • Mongolia to Moscow Small Group Tour Makes the Rounds

    May 11, 2017

    MIR’s Mongolia to Moscow: A Trans-Siberian Railway Adventure small group tour has recently captured the attention of several notable news outlets, including the Chicago Tribune, the L.A. Times, the Baltimore Sun, and the Or... Read More

  • Tax Refund Travels, from “Mongolia to Moscow”

    April 19, 2017

    Saw a sizeable tax return this year? Travel might be the best way to get the most out of your hard-earned dollars, according to recent articles in Modern Traveler, NYC Single Mom, Tours.com, and Ocean Home Magazine. All four ... Read More

  • Silk Road Sojourn

    April 16, 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. This week, they picked MIR’s epic 24-day Chinese Turkestan & Centra... Read More

  • 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

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