23 days in Belarus Itinerary

23 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Fly
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Minsk
— 5 nights
Drive
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Nesvizh
— 2 nights
Drive
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Brest
— 3 nights
Drive
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Grodno
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Vitebsk
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Mogilev
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Gomel
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Bobrujsk
— 2 nights
Drive to Minsk National Airport, Fly to King Khaled International Airport

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Minsk

As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mound of Glory (in Slabada) and Dudutki Museum Complex (in Ptich). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena, see the interesting displays at Museum Strana Mini, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Spirit Cathedral, and walk around Victory Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Minsk day trip planning site.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Minsk is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Riyadh in November, expect Minsk to be much colder, temps between 4°C and 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Nesvizh.

Things to do in Minsk

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

2
nights
Nesvizh

The birthplace of many renowned poets and authors like Yakub Kolas and Kumza Chorny, Nesvizh (referred to as a memorial city), celebrates a long and rich history in the arts.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): make a trip to City Hall in Nesvizh, pause for some serene contemplation at Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh, steep yourself in history at Zamkovaya Tower, then step into the grandiose world of Nesvizh Castle, then appreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Great Patriotic War, and finally appreciate the history behind Symon Budny Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, then step into the grandiose world of Mir Castle, then contemplate the long history of Zaslavskiy Chapel, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevskiy.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Nesvizh visit planner.

Getting from Minsk to Nesvizh by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Nesvizh are 4°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Brest.

Things to do in Nesvizh

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

3
nights
Brest

A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
When in Brest, make a side trip to see Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park in Kamianiuki, approximately Kamianiuki away. There's lots more to do: learn about all things military at Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Resurrection Church, see the interesting displays at The 5th Fort Museum, and don't miss a visit to Gogolya Street.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Brest trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nesvizh to Brest takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in November, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Grodno.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

3
nights
Grodno

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 plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Jesuit Catholic Church, delve into the distant past at The Old Castle, examine the collection at Pharmacy Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Grodno journey planner.

You can drive from Brest to Grodno in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. November in Grodno sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Vitebsk.

Things to do in Grodno

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

2
nights
Vitebsk

Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): make a trip to Monument to Heroes of Patriotic War 1812, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uspensky Cathedral, make a trip to Pushkinskiy Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Resurrection Church, then see the interesting displays at City Hall (Ratusha), and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Great Duke Algirdas. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Annunciation Church/ Blagoveschenskaya Church, steep yourself in history at Marc Chagall Home, don't miss a visit to Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk, admire the masterpieces at Marc Chagall Art Center, then see the interesting displays at Repin's country house in Zdrawneva, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to Alexander Nevsky.

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Traveling by car from Grodno to Vitebsk takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Grodno in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of -5°C in Vitebsk. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Mogilev.

Things to do in Vitebsk

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

2
nights
Mogilev

Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): make a trip to Star Square, explore the world behind art at Mogilev Fine Arts Museum of Maslenikov, then get to know the resident critters at Mogilev Zoosad, and finally examine the collection at Belarusian Heritage Village 19th Century. On your second day here, browse the different shops at Mall Magnit, make a trip to Sculpture Station Warden, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stanislaus Church, then make a trip to Victory Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at Three Hierarchs Cathedral, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Ethnography.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Mogilev tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Vitebsk to Mogilev by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Gomel.

Things to do in Mogilev

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

3
nights
Gomel

Gomel is the administrative centre of Homiel Voblast and with 526,872 inhabitants (2015 census) the second-most populous city of Belarus. Take a break from Gomel with a short trip to Vetka Museum of Old Believers and Belarusian Traditions F.G. Shklyarov in Vetka, about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches, don't miss a visit to Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble, pause for some photo ops at Sculpture Itchy Feet, and learn about all things military at Gomel Regional Museum of Military Glory.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Gomel trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mogilev to Gomel takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Gomel sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bobrujsk.

Things to do in Gomel

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Baths

Side Trip

2
nights
Bobrujsk

Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): examine the collection at Bobruisk local history museum, appreciate the history behind Tank Monument on the tomb of General B.S.Baharova, pause for some photo ops at Monument to a Beaver, then steep yourself in history at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, then don't miss a visit to Bobruisk Fortress, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to Shura Balaganov.

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Drive from Gomel to Bobrujsk in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bobrujsk

Museums · Historic Sites

Belarus travel guide

4.5
Landmarks · Monuments · Churches
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.