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27.04.2018 14:39

Penguin Travel breaks the impossible: We are taking you to Saudi Arabia!

Penguin Travel is excited to announce new and enigmatic destination in his portfolio - Saudi Arabia! This is the place, where Islam was born and is by far the most difficult place to visit on this planet! Join us and see amazing nature and history treasures; take a look at extremely luxury buildings, mixed with ancient style houses. During this 8 days tour you will discover the past and the...


26.04.2018 15:10

Welcome to 130 km Rila High Mountain Ride

This four day tour is a pleasant escape in the highest Bulgarian mountain and highest on the Balkans as well - Rila mountain. You will enjoy a 130 km journey on horseback. The route goes through open pastures with stunning backdrop of snow capped mountains.


18.04.2018 13:48

25 days, 700 km and 100 peaks - cross the Balkan mountain range from west to east and have a good swim in Black Sea, where the finish line is

The international hiking trail E-3, better known as “Kom – Emine” begins from Kom peak follows the ridge of the Balkan mountain range for 650 km and leads you to the steep, spectacular coast of Black Sea around Emona Cape. Due to its length and altitude, Kom–Emine is among Europe's longest uninterrupted high-mountain trails. The first person who finished the trail was P....


17.04.2018 14:27

Safaris with 20% discount

Camping Safari in South Africa: from Cape Town to Victoria Falls with 20% discount Book till the end of April and we are giving you 20% discount for this unique camping safari, starting from Cape Town, passing through the endless Namib dessert and ending at the glorious Victoria Falls – one of the Seven Wonders of the World . Take a look at the vivid rock Paintings in Spitzkoppe, meet the...


13.04.2018 16:04

Polo in Pakistan

What is your idea of a regular polo game? Probably perfectly maintained green field, elegant horses along with properly equipped riders and public consisting of lords, counts etc. In certain places it definitely goes that way, but that’s not the situation in all 16 countries where polo is considered to be an official sport. China, India, Iran, Mongolia and Pakistan they all claim to be...


27.02.2018 14:12

Gurung - the honey hunters

It’s a hundred years old tradition carried for generations. Only few people are chosen from Gurung tribe – an ethnic group that occupies different parts of Nepal. Two times per year there’re ritual sacrifices. The hunting is very dangerous. First they passed extreme way to the hunting place. Then the hunters are climbing by 200 – 300 m by hand – woven rope ladder....


15.02.2018 12:24

The territory of Wakhan Corridor where the temperatures doesn’t reach 0 ̊ C more than 300 days per year

The territory of Wakhan Corridor where the temperatures doesn’t reach 0 ̊ C more than 300 days per year Wakhi are small municipality about 12 000 nomads. They occupy this territory which looks like a corridor separated China and Tajikistan from Pakistan at 3000 m a.s.l. The local people settled down neighborhoods. They don’t use mobile phones or net connection...


08.02.2018 16:40

The Ice Hotel in Romania

The Ice Hotel is located in the Mountain Fagaras, close to the biggest city Sibiu. Every year local craftsmen from the area of Balea Lake /2000 m a.s.l. / built The Ice hotel. Each ice block is four feet and comes from the Lake. The hotel has 12 cozy rooms with ice carved beds, soft mattress and blankets, which are made of deer fur. The breakfast is served on an ice tables and ice plates. Of...


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10.12.2021 15:21

Saudi Arabia - the birthplace of Islam (tips for visiting the country)

It took really long for Saudi Arabia to decide to open for tourists, but now it is finally a fact and Penguin Travel immediately put the destination on its belt. The Kingdom – known as the spiritual birthplace of Islam, now has a new approach to attract visitors and that's why the visa requirements are changed. The changes are so big, compared to the past that they look almost like a...


06.08.2021 17:00

7 Things to do in South Sudan

  It’s the newest country in the world and one that a lot of people haven’t even heard of. Those who have, usually associate it with the military conflict that has been tearing up the region for decades. But behind all of that, lies a country of ancient cultural rituals, a myriad of colorful local tribes and raw natural beauty. It is still the most challenging destinations for...


05.08.2021 08:55

The Little - Known Pyramids of Sudan

Can you name the country with the most pyramids in the world? Nope, it’s not Egypt. The country which holds this record with more than 200 pyramids is actually Egypt’s southern neighbor – Sudan. Though not as big as the Egyptian ones, they are just as impressive and have just as intriguing history, dating back to 8th century BC, to the kingdom of Kush. Since the Sudanese...


01.10.2020 11:45

11 Interesting Facts about Rwanda

  Rwanda is a small African country, whose name is often mostly associated with the horrific genocide that happened here in 1994. It was one of the most tragic events in the history not only of Rwanda, but the world. However, it was also a turning point in the country's history. It has since then embarked on a new path of social, economic and ecological development and deserves to be known...