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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...


19.05.2011 16:29

West Africa’s Charm

Maybe it wasn’t exactly voodoo but certainly there was some kind of magic. The trip to Ghana, Benin and Togo turned out to be a perfect cocktail mix of exotic adventures and well organized tourist service. These three countries showed us that they have really unique historical and cultural features, which help them create a very positive image. And though large parts of Africa are affected...


18.04.2008 09:24

Responsible Travel

Penguin Travel has been chosen to become a partner of the http://www.responsibletravel.com/ network. We have developed and adopted comprehensive responsible travel policy, aimed at environmental protection, stimulation of local economy, and preserving local traditions and culture in the regions we work in.


18.04.2008 09:21

Solowalks - Penguin Travel's New Web Site

Visit our new web site http://www.solowalks.com/ specialized for self-guided tours. If you are an adventure seeker, willing to explore the world on your own, following your own pace - here you will find a fine selection of self-guided trips of any difficulty and location that would suit your preferences.


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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...