MIR Announces Special Offers on A Winter Tour to Russia and A Tour Along the Trans-Siberian Railroad

MIR Announces Special Offers on A Winter Tour to Russia and A Tour Along the Trans-Siberian Railroad

SEATTLE, WA — Experience the splendor of a Russian winter for less with MIR Corporation, a US-based tour operator that has been taking travelers to Russia for over 20 years. MIR is offering two ways to save on a winter tour to Russia this season:


  • Save up to $300 on MIR’s tour to Russia Russian Winter Wonder Land: New Year’s in Russia when booked by October 15, 2009. Scheduled for December 29, 2009 to January 7, 2010, this small group experience features a tour to St. Petersburg, the Golden Ring, and Moscow. This winter adventure unfolds with snow-blanketed streets and sleigh-rides rounding out a full-bodied holiday season replete with lights, trees and champagne. During the tour to St. Petersburg, ring in the New Year at an intimate late-night dinner in a Russian home, or opt to don gown and tux and attend the glittering Tsar’s Ball* at Catherine’s Palace.


  • *The Tsar’s Ball
    Enter the extravagant Throne Room in Catherine’s Palace, and you enter the pages of a Tolstoy novel. Tiered crystal chandeliers illuminate the polished parquet floors as an orchestra invites you to waltz at the Tsar’s Ball.
    Note: The Tsar’s Ball is an optional event featured on MIR’s Russian Winter Wonder Land tour to St. Petersburg. For ticket prices and details, email Charity Shaller at charity@mircorp.com.
    For more information on this tour to St. Petersburg and Moscow or other Russia travel opportunities, please visit http://www.mircorp.com/western_russia.asp or call 800-424-7289.


About MIR Corporation

MIR whose name means “peace” and “world” in Russian, has specialized in Russia (and neighboring countries) for 23 years. Offering scheduled and custom journeys to Russia, the Silk Route, along the Trans-Siberian Railroad, to St. Petersburg and beyond, Seattle-based experts design imaginative trips and work closely with local affiliates in Western Russia, Siberia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan to carry them out. MIR has twice been named one of National Geographic Adventure’s “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth,” and is a preferred operator for museum, alumni and special interest organizations across the country. For more information, please visit http://www.mircorp.com or call 800-424-7289.

Press inquiries should be directed to:
Liz Riley
MIR Corporation
85 South Washington St Suite 210
Seattle, WA 98104

PUBLISHED: October 12, 2009