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About Sovietistan Travel

- Explore Central Asia's beautiful landscapes and people with Sovietistan Travel's frendly tour leaders

Sovietistan Travel specializes in culturally unique travel experiences that explore Central Asia’s most fascinating places. 'Sovietistan' is the name of the region of the former Soviet republics of Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. It is also colloquially referred to as the "stans" as the countries generally considered to be within the region all have names ending with the Persian suffix "-stan", meaning "land of"


From expeditions and cultural journeys, Sovietistan Travel spans the Central Asian region (the 5-stans), Mongolia, Western China, Canada, Japan and more destinations in Europe with our unique packages. A Danish-Kyrgyz travel company with a Central Asian wingspan,

Our journeys are inspired by a passion for true exploration and a desire to understand our ever-changing and increasingly threatened planet.

Sovietistan Travel is regarded as a leading tourism partner, offering a range of products and services that encompass the needs of all visitors to Central Asia. Over the past 25 years, we have created an integrated business model that allows for the supply of quality travel packages in which the group is involved in most parts of the chain of supply ensuring consequent control over service and the ability to provide excellent value to the traveler.

We tread lightly and engage locally in small groups led by tour leaders who impart their knowledge and experience with passion. Our journeys are designed to bring curious, like-minded travelers together for the best cultural exchanges. Each year, our selection of tours changes as we build upon the adventures and destinations, providing unique year-to-year travel experiences that are not to be missed.

Sovietistan Travel has office in Denmark and Kyrgyzstan. A family company, Sovietistan Travel and its sister company Miksture Expeditions, remains privately owned and has been awarded for the financial security of its operations. Miksture Expeditions specializes in biologically (ornithological and wildlife) unique travel experiences that explore the most fascinating places. Our expeditions are inspired by a passion for true exploration and a desire to understand our ever-changing planet.

All of our different business operations are united under the same set of principles that govern a commitment to quality, responsible travel and customer satisfaction.

Our guests comes from all over the World, and the language spoken on our tours is English, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, German, French, Spanish, Russian, and the groups is always accompanied by 1-2 tour leaders speaking minimum two languages, plus local guide(s) speaking extra  and local languages.     

Michael Westerbjerg Andersen, owner and CEO  of Sovietistan Travel and Miksture Expeditions

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