MIR Corporation Expands its Luxury Train Travel Offerings with a New Tour Aboard the Tangula Express

Seattle, WA (PressExposure) November 17, 2009 -- MIR Corporation is proud to announce a new tour aboard the brand new Tangula Express luxury train, beginning service from Beijing to Lhasa, Tibet in 2010. Embodying the height of luxury and with only four private cabins to each carriage, the Tangula Express luxury train is managed by Kempinski, ensuring impeccable service and elegant design.

The expansive windows of the Tibet train frame a moving panorama; in the public areas, such as the gourmet dining car and the scenic lounge, travelers are surrounded by spacious views. Each private cabin features the amenities of a five star hotel, including flat screen TV, generous storage space, luxury linens and en suite bathroom with shower.

A journey aboard the new Tibet train begins in booming Beijing, where travelers board the Tangula Express luxury train for an unparalleled ride up to the Tibetan Plateau on the acclaimed high-altitude railway. The luxury train glides through the highest railway station on earth as it nears Lhasa, City of the Sun, with its mysterious palaces and sacred monasteries.

More information about this tour is available at http://www.mircorp.com/rail_journeys.asp or by emailing charity (at) mircorp (dot) com or calling 800-424-7289.

MIR Corporation is also continuing its tradition of offering journeys of a lifetime along the Trans-Siberian Railroad in 2010 aboard the Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express luxury train, including:

Trans-Siberian Railroad Classic Route: Tour to Russia between Moscow and Vladivostok Trans-Siberian Railroad Mongolian Route: Tour to Russia and Mongolia between Moscow and UlaanBaatar The Silk Road by Private Train: Silk Road Tour between Moscow and Beijing via Central Asia. The Crimean Express between Moscow and Kiev via St. Petersburg, Belarus and Moldova, which combines a tour to Russia with a tour of the Crimean peninsula.

About MIR Corporation

MIR whose name means "peace" and "world" in Russian, has specialized in tours to Russia (and neighboring countries) for 23 years, since founder Douglas Grimes organized his first tour to Russia as a young volleyball player. Offering scheduled and custom journeys to the crossroads of Europe and Asia, MIR and its Seattle-based experts design imaginative trips and work closely with local affiliates to carry them out. MIR has unmatched expertise in tours on the Trans-Siberian Railroad and other luxury train tours and is proud to add expertise on the Tibet train to its 2010 offerings. 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 Contact:
Liz Riley
MIR Corporation
85 S Washington St, Suite 210
Seattle, WA 98104

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Press Release Submitted On: November 17, 2009 at 3:11 am
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