MIR Announces Train Travel Discount on the Trans-Siberian Railroad

MIR Announces Train Travel Discount on the Trans-Siberian Railroad

SEATTLE, WA -- Seattle-based tour operator MIR Corporation is announcing a special train travel discount on tours aboard the Tsar's Gold private train in 2010, the first time they have offered a discount on tours aboard this Trans-Siberian Railroad train. The Tsar's Gold train is a comfortable, though not luxurious, private train that features a spectrum of five different cabin styles, some en-suite and some not. Choose your style of Trans-Siberian Railroad travel - the most deluxe option aboard the Tsar's Gold is Bolshoi Platinum Class, and the best value is Standard Plus Class. Read More


5 Ways to See Naadam Festival in 2010

5 Ways to See Naadam Festival in 2010

SEATTLE, WA -- MIR Corporation, which has been offering small group, custom and private tours to the "crossroads of Europe and Asia" since 1986 is pleased to announce that in 2010 its schedule features 5 ways to get to the Naadam Festival, Mongolia's annual celebration of courage, strength, dexterity and marksmanship celebrated each year July 11-12. Read More


MIR Corporation Adds Ukraine Travel to Its Luxury Train Journeys

MIR Corporation Adds Ukraine Travel to Its Luxury Train Journeys

SEATTLE, WA --MIR Corporation is excited to announce the addition of Ukraine travel to its stable of luxury train trips aboard the Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express. The new journey by private train begins with a tour to Russia, exploring Moscow and St. Petersburg, then takes travelers through the capitals of Belarus and Moldova, stopping at gilded churches and powerful fortresses, tasting local wines and sampling local delicacies. The luxury train then glides onto the sunny Crimean Peninsula, where the warm Mediterranean climate created "the playground of the czars" on the shores of the Black Sea before travelers visit Kiev, Ukraine's busy capital city. Read More


MIR Introduces a New Way to Travel by Luxury Train

MIR Introduces a New Way to Travel by Luxury Train

SEATTLE, WA -- MIR Corporation has announced the availability in 2010 of a new, more economical cabin option on the Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express luxury train tour to Russia: New Heritage Class. This private Russian train had been limited to the ultra-chic Gold Class and Silver Class of service, providing spacious and comfortable en-suite cabins. The stylishly appointed New Heritage Class cabins feature more twin occupancy rooms with washbasin and shared shower and toilet facilities. Read More


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: Read More




MIR Travel Logs

MIR Travel Logs

What’s it like to float down the Volga River along with the Russian National Orchestra? Or to take a luxury private train from Moscow all the way to UlaanBaatar to attend the annual Naadam Festival? Or to visit the fabled Iranian city of Isfahan with its luminous bridges and gracious UNESCO-listed Imam Square? MIR Corporation now includes travel logs on its website, written by candid clients and thoughtful staff reporting on several of its imaginative tours. Read More


MIR Corporation announces new ways to explore in 2009

MIR Corporation announces new ways to explore in 2009

2009 brings four new exciting opportunities to travel with MIR Corporation, a company that specializes in trips at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. Travelers can choose from an array of scheduled small group active and cultural tours and sophisticated private rail journeys, or create their own custom-crafted private adventure. MIR Corporation gives adventurers the chance to go deep, far and wide across Russia, China, Mongolia, and the Silk Road on these imaginative scheduled group tour itineraries: Read More


Winter and Holiday Tour Extravaganza in Russia, Poland, and Central Europe

Winter and Holiday Tour Extravaganza in Russia, Poland, and Central Europe

Ever considered traveling to unconventional places during an unconventional season? It's time you did: both Russia and Poland are at their most regal in winter under a blanket of fresh snow, and other travelers are few. Read More