National Geographic Traveler Selects Inside the Russian Space Program as 2012 Tour of a Lifetime

National Geographic Traveler Selects Inside the Russian Space Program as 2012 Tour of a Lifetime

Award-winning Russia tour specialist, MIR Corporation, is thrilled to announce that its Inside the Russian Space Program tour has been selected as one of National Geographic Traveler magazine's 2012 50 Tours of a Lifetime, and will be featured in the May 2012 issue as well as listed on a special Tours of a Lifetime landing page. The 10-day tour, offered only once in 2012, allows travelers to witness both the manned launch of the Soyuz spacecraft on its way to relieve the crew of the International Space Station and the live docking of the Soyuz at Mission Control Center in Moscow. Read More


New MIR Trip Honored as "Tour of a Lifetime" by National Geographic Traveler

New MIR Trip Honored as "Tour of a Lifetime" by National Geographic Traveler

Once again, National Geographic Traveler has honored a MIR tour: our new Eastern Turkey & Georgia: Legacy of Empire is featured as a "Tour of a Lifetime" in their May/June2011 issue. The editorial team was looking for 2011's "most authentic, most innovative, most immersive, best-guided, and most sustainable tours." The unique Eastern Turkey & Georgia: Legacy of Empire itinerary fills the bill. Read More


MIR Corporation Named among Best Adventure Travel Companies by National Geographic Adventure

MIR Corporation Named among Best Adventure Travel Companies by National Geographic Adventure

MIR Corporation has once again been rated as one of the "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth" by National Geographic Adventure. In a recent authoritative study of adventure travel outfitters published on its website,http://adventure.nationalgeographic.com, National Geographic Adventure scored companies on criteria such as Quality of Service, Sustainability, Spirit of Adventure, Education and Client Satisfaction. MIR is proud to have earned a place among the top-rated travel companies of 2009. Read More



MIR rated one of the "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth" by National Geographic Adventure

MIR rated one of the "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth" by National Geographic Adventure

In November of 2007, MIR Corporation was included in National Geographic Adventure's first-ever list of 155 top adventure travel outfitters. MIR rated in the top third of these "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth." Described as "the world's first authoritative rating of adventure travel tour operators," the study scored outfitters on criteria such as Quality of Service, Sustainability, Spirit of Adventure, Education and Client Experience. Read More


Two MIR Corporation Tours Honored as "Tours of a Lifetime" by National Geographic Traveler

Two MIR Corporation Tours Honored as "Tours of a Lifetime" by National Geographic Traveler

Two of MIR's core journeys, Chinese Turkestan & Central Asia and Belarus, Ukraine & Moldova have been spotlighted in National Geographic Traveler's October 2006 "Next Great Places" issue. Honored as "Tours of a Lifetime" these two in-depth experiential journeys go to very different places, but both include MIR's characteristic touch - diving into the cultures and meeting the people of our destinations. Read More