Two MIR Corporation Tours Named in Outpost Magazine’s "Global Travel Guide"

Two MIR Corporation Tours Named in Outpost Magazine’s "Global Travel Guide"

Two of MIR’s tours have received special mention in Outpost Magazine‘s 2009 annual Global Travel Guide. MIR’s Siberia, Mongolia & Tuva: Ancient Songs & Storiesand From Mongola to Moscow: A Trans-Siberian Railway Adventure are both named as one of the “Top 123 – Our Picks For Some Plum Trips, Treks And Voluntours.” 

Siberia, Mongolia & Tuva: Ancient Songs & Stories
During the 16-day journey, travelers explore the remote Russian region of Tuva, where throat-singers and shamans demonstrate their skills; take a boat ride on UNESCO-listed Lake Baikal in Siberia, spending a night in a lakeside lodge; and travel the back roads between the lake and Mongolia, where they conclude their journey on the rolling steppe. Read the Outpost article

From Mongola to Moscow: A Trans-Siberian Railway Adventure
Starting off in Ulaanbaatar, travelers ride on regularly scheduled Trans-Siberian trains over a dramatic and variegated route that offers limitless opportunities to meet the diverse local people – Mongol, Buryat and Russian. Highlights of the 15-day tour include experiencing the rolling green hills and nomadic traditions of Mongolia, Siberia’s UNESCO-listed Lake Baikal and endless taiga forest en route to the booming capital, Moscow. Read the Outpost article.

(Top photo credit: Martin Klimenta)

PUBLISHED: January 7, 2009