16 days in Belarus Itinerary

16 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Vitebsk
— 1 night
Drive
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Polotsk
— 2 nights
Drive
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Minsk
— 4 nights
Drive
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Brest
— 2 nights
Drive
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Grodno
— 2 nights
Drive
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Mir
— 3 nights
Drive to Minsk National Airport, Fly to Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport

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Vitebsk

Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Great Duke Algirdas and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Annunciation Church/ Blagoveschenskaya Church. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Memorial Complex Three Bayonets, pause for some serene contemplation at Uspensky Cathedral, examine the collection at City Hall (Ratusha), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Resurrection Church, then steep yourself in history at Marc Chagall Home, and finally pause for some photo ops at Mark Shagal Monument.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Vitebsk trip builder tool.

Montreal, Canada to Vitebsk is an approximately 108-hour travel. The time zone difference when traveling from Montreal to Vitebsk is 8 hours. Traveling from Montreal in June, Vitebsk is little chillier at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Polotsk.

Things to do in Vitebsk

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 13:

2
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Polotsk

Polotsk or Polatsk is a historical city in Belarus, situated on the Dvina River. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Intercession of the Mother of God, take an in-depth tour of Polotsk Museum of Medieval Knighthood, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bogoyavlenskiy Cathedral/ Epiphany Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Local Lore Museum, then examine the collection at Belarusian Museum of Typography, and finally examine the collection at Saint Sophia Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Euphrosyne Monastery, steep yourself in history at Jesuit Academy of Polotsk, appreciate the history behind Symeon of Polotsk Monument, then steep yourself in history at Former Water Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Andrey Baboli, and finally appreciate the history behind Sculpture Potolsk Merchant.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Polotsk trip maker app.

You can drive from Vitebsk to Polotsk in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Polotsk, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Minsk.

Things to do in Polotsk

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 15:

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nights
Minsk

As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Archcathedral Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Loshitskiy Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Belarusian Folk Museum of Architecture and Rural Life and Money Museum Groshi. When in Minsk, make a side trip to see Dudutki Museum Complex in Ptich, approximately Ptich away. There's still lots to do: learn about all things military at Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena, browse the collection at National Library of Belarus, and head outdoors with Trinity Hill.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Minsk trip planner.

You can drive from Polotsk to Minsk in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. June in Minsk sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Brest.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 15 — 19:

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Brest

A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
On the 20th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Brest Railway Station Building, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, then see the interesting displays at The 5th Fort Museum, and finally examine the collection at War Museum - Territory of the World. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Historical and Memorial Museum Nemtsevichi Estate and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Brest trip maker.

You can drive from Minsk to Brest in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Grodno.

Things to do in Brest

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 19 — 21:

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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.
On the 22nd (Mon), make a trip to Great Choral Synagogue, see the interesting displays at The Watchtower of the fire department and a Fire Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at The Jesuit Catholic Church, then take in the pleasant sights at Sovetskaya Street, then examine the collection at Museum of Iron, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Intercession Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to The St. Mary Nativity Orthodox convent, stroll around Zhiliber's Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Kircha / Evangelistic Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Fraciscan Monastery and Church, then take in the exciting artwork at U Maystra Gallery, and finally delve into the distant past at The Old Castle.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Grodno trip planning tool.

Getting from Brest to Grodno by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Grodno are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mir.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 23:

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Mir

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 24th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Nesvizh Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, and then explore the historical opulence of Mir Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Baranovichi Museum of Railway Equipment and then examine the collection at Sula History Park-Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Mir trip planner.

Drive from Grodno to Mir in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mir

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 23 — 26:

Belarus travel guide

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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.