15 days in Belarus Itinerary

15 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Minsk
— 4 nights
Drive
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Gomel
— 1 night
Drive
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Brest
— 3 nights
Drive
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Grodno
— 3 nights
Drive
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Mir
— 3 nights
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Minsk

— 4 nights
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Go for a jaunt from Minsk to Slabada to see Mound of Glory about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: get your bearings at National Library of Belarus, stroll around Chelyuskinites Park, learn about all things military at Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena.

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Muscat, Oman to Minsk is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is minus 1 hour. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Muscat in September; daily highs in Minsk reach 20°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Gomel.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Gomel

— 1 night
Gomel is the administrative centre of Homiel Voblast and with 526,872 inhabitants (2015 census) the second-most populous city of Belarus. On the 29th (Wed), make a trip to The Chapel and the Burial Vault of the Paskevich, then make a trip to Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble, and then make a trip to Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches.

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Traveling by car from Minsk to Gomel takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Gomel sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Brest.

Brest

— 3 nights
A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
Change things up with a short trip to Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park in Kamianiuki (about 54 minutes away). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, go for a walk through Sovetskaya Street, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church, and don't miss a visit to Lights Alley.

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Traveling by car from Gomel to Brest takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Brest, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Grodno.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Grodno

— 3 nights
The capital city of the region of the same name, Grodno (also called Hrodna) was built around the river flowing through it, and is known as a hub for the arts celebrating both modern and classical culture with three major theaters, a philharmonic society, and a multitude of museums.
Grodno is known for historic sites, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Jesuit Catholic Church, admire the landmark architecture of Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church, see the interesting displays at Grodno Gates, and get to know the fascinating history of Sovetskaya Street.

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Traveling by car from Brest to Grodno takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Grodno are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Mir.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Mir

— 3 nights
Mir is a town in Kareličy raion, Hrodna Voblast, Belarus on the banks of Miranka River, about 85 kilometers southwest of the national capital, Minsk.Prior to 1939 the town was in Poland.HistoryMir village was founded sometime prior to 1345. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh, admire the landmark architecture of National Historical and Cultural Museum and Reserve Niasvizh, and then stroll around Niasvizh Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Mir Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, and then see the interesting displays at House Museum of Adam Mitskevich.

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You can drive from Grodno to Mir in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Mir can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mir

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Belarus travel guide

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Landmarks · Churches · History Museums
Explore the idyllic cornflower fields, vast forests, and charming villages of , a country that blends modern progress with its rich history. Tour the financially prosperous and socially progressive capital city, traipse through national parks, and catch sight of the continent's largest mammal, the European bison. Visit ancient castles, and view demonstrations of ceramic making and blacksmithing. Learn how World War II impacted this Eastern European nation by visiting one of the many monuments and memorials that pay homage to those who served. Because of its isolation from the rest of the region, visitors to the country are often approached with curiosity, but warmly greeted by the locals. Known for its rich cultural heritage, the nation hosts a plethora of festivals throughout the year, allowing visitors and locals alike to enjoy the arts.