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Whether you’re a details person, or someone who likes to be surprised, it’s easy to get what you ask for at MIR.


Destination Experts at the Ready

Travel to Turkmenistan. Photo: Ana Filonov

Since 1986, we’ve been specializing in destinations that fewer people venture to, many of them considered obscure, remote, difficult or controversial. Whether your travel dreams involve unfamiliar and unconventional places from Tibet to Tashkent to Tehran – or anyplace in between – we strive to make them come true.

MIR’s Tour Specialists are on hand to point you in the right direction toward the trip you’re hoping for. We invite you to email or call us at 1-800-424-7289 to get the ball rolling.

When we connect, our travel specialists will begin by finding out more about you:

  • What fascinates you most – culture, monuments, art, nightlife?
  • What region do you want to visit?
  • When can you go?  Who will you go with?
  • What level of hotel do you prefer – rustic lodge or five star beauty?


Not Sure Which Type of Trip is Best For You?

No problem – we’ll provide suggestions and help you choose the best fit for you:

No matter how you start the trip planning process, we’re here to lead you through the preliminaries as you hone in on what your heart desires.

We treasure our collection of past travelers’ comments and accolades, and are happy to share them with you. See what they have to say about MIR’s services.

Email or call us at 1-800-424-7289 to plan your next trip today.

MIR’s arrangements were excellent, and we were well-prepared for this adventure into a country with which we had no prior experience. The reading list was very good, accommodations were more than adequate, and the tour itself was most adventurous.

– A. Cohen, Valley Forge, PA