The Silk Route & Iran: 3 New Rail Journeys by Private Train and Ways to Save

The Silk Route & Iran: 3 New Rail Journeys by Private Train and Ways to Save

In honor of our 30th anniversary, we’ve added three new train routes along the Silk Road and through Iran to our already impressive collection of rail journeys by private train. Even better, we’ve partnered up with the Orient Silk Road Express and Golden Eagle private trains to bring you MIR 30th Anniversary savings on these tours, of up to $1,000 per person. Read More


Travel to Iran: What to Know Before You Go

Travel to Iran: What to Know Before You Go

We get lots of questions about travel to Iran. It’s such an intriguing place, yet even seasoned travelers have their doubts about going there. MIR has put together a list of 7 Things You Need to Know Before You Go, including info about visas, weather, how a woman needs to dress, and safety. Read More



Luxury Rail Journeys: New 2015 Brochure Hot Off The Presses

Luxury Rail Journeys: New 2015 Brochure Hot Off The Presses

Luxury rail journeys by private train combine nostalgic Old World rail travel with modern amenities, abundant food and wine, and onboard entertainment – all while easily and efficiently covering thousands of miles and transiting multiple time zones. Read More


Postcard from Annie: It’s all in the details on the Golden Eagle Danube Express private train

Postcard from Annie: It’s all in the details on the Golden Eagle Danube Express private train

Doug Grimes, MIR Founder and President, and I loved our trip on the Golden Eagle Danube Express private train; we rode the Iran portion of the 2014 inaugural Jewels of Persia itinerary, which runs between Budapest, Hungary and Tehran, Iran. Read More


Luxury Rail Adventures: New Routes and Special Offers

Luxury Rail Adventures: New Routes and Special Offers

Epic luxury rail adventures begin and end in comfort and stellar service, combining nostalgic Old World rail travel with modern amenities, abundant food and wine, and onboard entertainment – all while easily and efficiently covering thousands of miles and transiting multiple time zones. Each luxury train departure is all-inclusive, first-class, and first-rate in comfort and ease, from beginning to end. And for a limited time, we have a variety of special offers on each departure. Read More