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09.01.2017 10:00

Lonely Planet: Oman, Mongolia and Ethiopia are in Top 10 for 2017

Lonely Planet has published their Top 10 lists for 2017 - Top 10 countries, cities and regions. Among the top countries you will find 5 exciting destinations, to where we can arrange a journey to remember: Oman, Mongolia, Nepal, Ethiopia and Myanmar. So, don't miss your chance to visit one of these beautiful countries with Penguin Travel. Check out Lonely Planet's list here


15.11.2016 11:00

Sudan - guaranteed departure on 8 December 2016

December is close but we still have a few places left in our guaranteed group to Sudan, which will give you the unique chance to discover the hidden treasure of Africa. You will enjoy incredible desert landscapes, numerous pyramids and temples, picturesque villages and last, but not least, the hospitability of local people.  


20.04.2016 12:00

18 reasons to visit Bulgaria

Well, there are many more reasons why you should visit Bulgaria, but here are 18 of them according to Huffington Post and why they think a tour to this beautiful country should be booked ASAP. You can read the whole article here And you can check some of our many tours to Bulgaria here


24.03.2016 15:10

Trans-Siberian group on 28th June is guaranteed

We are glad to invite you on our signature trip along the Trans-Siberian Railway. Travel 8000 km by train in 22 days and see Moscow, Yekaterinburg, Baikal Lake, Ulan Bator and Mongolian steppes, Beijing and the Great Chinese Wall. Three countries, three capitals, three different cultures and the unique Naadam Festival in Mongolia. Escorted departure on 28 June 2016!  


03.02.2016 18:01

Lonely Planet: Botswana is in Top 10 for 2016

In 2016 Botswana is marking 50 years of independence. This combined with stable economy, beautiful nature and remarkable wildlife has made Lonely Planet to put this exciting destination in top position in their Top 10 Must-see countries in 2016.


13.01.2016 18:21

Do you know that Sudan has over 250 pyramids?

BBC Travel has just published an article on the great destination - Sudan. Sudan is the largest, and yet one of the least visited countries in Africa. There you can wander among pristine ruins and UNESCO protected pyramids without getting another tourist in sight. Despite the country's turbulent past, Sudan has a rich heritage with breathtaking cultural and archaeological wonders that few...


20.11.2015 17:28

100 Years Trans-Siberian Railway in 2016

The original Trans-Siberian route Moscow - Vladivostok was completed in 1916, 25 years after the contruction work had begun. Next year we will celebrate 100 years since the railroad was built and the perfect way to mark this occasion is to take on an incredible journey and travel thousands of kilometers along the way either as an individual tourist with a tailormade program or as a part of our...


11.11.2015 05:00

Guaranteed departure for our group to Central America

We have now a guaranteed departure for Central America on 7th February 2016 with escort guide! Once upon arrival in Guatemala, we will be enchanted by the magical atmosphere of Antigua. Continuing our way along the tiny land strip between the two Americas, we will be captivated by incredible natural wonders and impressive history. Volcanoes touching the clouds, picturesque...


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13.06.2024 17:20

What it’s like to travel to Syria in 2024: Essential travel information (advice from our tour leaders and local guides)

Syria welcomes you again! For many years, Syria has been in the midst of a civil war, making headlines on a regular basis. However, the country is now slowly returning to a state of peace and tranquility, and some areas are once again open to tourists. In 2022, we resumed our travel programs in Syria and are excited to have the opportunity to showcase all that the country has to offer to...


11.06.2024 16:55

Photo Diary: Caucasus Explorer Tour (Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan)

Today, we are taking you on a visual journey through the captivating Caucasus! Our tour leaders, local guides, and adventurous travelers have captured the essence of Armenia, Georgia, and Azerbaijan in a stunning photo diary, which we are thrilled to share. We hope these images inspire you to consider exploring this beautiful region yourself. Khor Virap Monastery, Armenia We kick things off at...


05.06.2024 11:00

Celebrating 35 Years of Adventure: Penguin Travel's Legacy and Future

This year is a special one for Penguin Travel as we celebrate our 35th anniversary. Over the past 35 years, we have been dedicated to organizing adventure travel tours, taking our clients to some of the most exciting and off-the-beaten-path destinations around the world. Since our start in 1989, Penguin Travel has grown from a small team of passionate explorers to a leading name in adventure...


19.05.2024 10:40

Echoes of the Caucasus: The Vibrant World of Georgian Folklore Dance

Georgia, located between the Caucasus Mountains and the Black Sea, is known for its rich culture and tradition. One of the most captivating expressions of its heritage is Georgian folklore dance. This vibrant and dynamic art form has mesmerized audiences for centuries. From the spirited leaps of warriors to the graceful movements of women, Georgian dance encapsulates the nation's soul,...