Traveler Spotlight: A Caspian Odyssey Thumbs Up

Traveler Spotlight: A Caspian Odyssey Thumbs Up

International Travel News (ITN) has a regular feature called Travelers’ Intercom where people write in to give either a thumbs up or a thumbs down to tours they have recently taken. MIR traveler Nyckle Wijbrandus of East Petersburg, Pennsylvania, used the forum to recommend one of our rail journeys by private train, the Caspian Odyssey.

He enjoyed the luxury Golden Eagle train, as well as the six countries it made its way through on either side of the Caspian. MIR’s air department was characterized as “…an excellent air department very willing to work with travelers. They came up with better prices than I could find…

Mr. Wijbrandus wrote:

“We recommend this trip to anyone who wants to see a part of the world that is interesting and different.”

Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Aerial view of Bukhara, Uzbekistan featuring the Kalon Mosque complex and the impressive Ark Citadel
Photo credit: Douglas Grimes

Travel Aboard the Golden Eagle with MIR

MIR is an award-winning company with more than 30 years of travel experience in this area of the world, as well as affiliate offices in SiberiaWestern Russia and Uzbekistan providing a superior edge in on-the-ground operations.  MIR makes it easy to discover incredible destinations in first-class style on its tour offerings aboard the Golden Eagle luxury private train.

Experience the Tour Mr. Wijbrandus Recommended

Caspian Odyssey by Private Train 

Each Golden Eagle luxury train departure is all-inclusive, first class, and first-rate in comfort and ease, from beginning to end:


Top photo: Armenia’s blue-green Lake Sevan, at over 6,200 feet, is one of the largest alpine lakes in the world.

PUBLISHED: April 21, 2016

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