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10.01.2013 11:45

What you don't know about South America

In 2012 Penguin Travel arranged its first tour to the less visited countries in South America - Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana, combined with classical destinations like Barbados and Tobago. This unusual trip revealed to the tourists an unknown side of this mighty continent.


19.12.2012 11:34

New self-guided tours

Penguin Travel is a leading specialist in providing self-guided walking holidays and now we can offer you even more - trekking in Umbria (Italy), Island of Crete (Greece), Tatra Mountains (Poland). But don't miss our other walking holidays in Spain, Italy, France, Bulgaria, Morocco, Turkey etc.


29.11.2012 10:25

Algeria - new destination in 2013

As usual we are planning trips to new and exciting destinations in 2013. One of them is a group roundtrip in Algeria in March 2013.


25.09.2012 17:06

Carstensz Pyramid – conquer one of the 7!

Let us present to you our new trip – expedition to Mount Carstensz Pyramid, Indonesia, in May 2013 – a challenge only for the keen, genuine and well-experienced mountaineers. This is a guaranteed departure date expedition, so don’t miss the chance to conquer one of the Seven Summits.


11.09.2012 17:54

New self-guided tours in France

Don’t miss our new self-guided walking tours in France: Loire Valley – UNESCO castles to castles and Burgundy: walk amongst “Grand Crus”, where you will have the chance to experience beautiful nature, remarkable buildings, great food and prestigious wines.  


07.02.2012 12:29

Wonders of Indochina

Participans in the just finished tour brought home hot emotions and colourful impressions which we hope will make them feel warmer and cosier during the snowy, cold winter. We are glad to announce that this first tour of Penguin Travel to Myanmar and Laos was extremely successful. Smooth organisation, comfortable hotels, classy service and last, but not least, meeting with the breath-taking...


23.10.2011 10:03

New program for Roundtrip Bulgaria!

In 2012 we travel in even smaller groups in order to get even closer to the local people and visit even more historical sites, natural phenomena and cultural treasures. Prices from EUR490 and guaranteed departures. Welcome!


19.05.2011 16:32

A fantastic and successful trip to Southeast Asia

Neither the Icelandic volcano nor the civil unrest in Thailand could hamper our exciting tour to Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. The volcano showed its mercy in good time, so our group managed to get home, and the demonstrations in Bangkok did not affect in any way the trip and the time spent in exploring this cosmopolitan city. The undisputable highlight of the tour was the visit to the famous...


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09.07.2024 16:01

Photo Diary: Afghanistan Tour (Kabul, Herat, Bamiyan, Band-e Amir, Mazar-I-Sharif and Other)

In today's article, we will take you on a virtual journey to a misunderstood land where ancient civilizations have left their mark on rugged mountains and sweeping valleys. Afghanistan, a land often overshadowed by conflict, unveils a strikingly different side to those who dare to look beyond the headlines. It's a place of profound beauty and cultural richness, a stark contrast to its war-torn...


27.06.2024 17:45

Everything you need to know about travelling to Afghanistan: Essential travel information (Q&A with our tour leaders and local guides)

Traveling to Afghanistan in 2024 is an adventure like no other. Despite its rocky past and current political situation, more tourists are starting to explore the country, thanks in part to the Taliban's push for tourism. Penguin Travel is leading the way, having successfully organized a few trips in the last year. Must-see spots include the stunning Bamyan Valley, the gorgeous Band-e-Amir...


17.06.2024 11:32

Best Trekking Trips to do in Europe This Fall: From the Lycian Way to Madeira's Marvels

As the leaves start to turn brown and the summer crowds dwindle, Europe transforms into a trekker's paradise. This fall, grab your hiking boots and explore some of the continent's most stunning trails on a self-guided adventure. Here are six must-visit trekking destinations that promise breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and unforgettable experiences. Lycian Way, Turkey The Lycian Way in...


13.06.2024 17:20

Everything you need to know about travelling to Syria in 2024: Essential travel information (Q&A with 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...