31 days in Belarus Itinerary

31 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Brest
— 4 nights
2
Grodno
— 5 nights
3
Nesvizh
— 1 night
4
Gomel
— 4 nights
5
Mogilev
— 2 nights
6
Vitebsk
— 4 nights
7
Polotsk
— 3 nights
8
Minsk
— 7 nights

4
nights
Brest

Brest ©
A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
Step off the beaten path and head to Lights Alley and Gogolya Street. Change things up with these side-trips from Brest: Ruzhany Palace (in Ruzhany), Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park (in Kamianiuki) and Tower of Kamyanyets (in Kamyanyets). There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, don't miss a visit to Brest Railway Station Building, see the interesting displays at War Museum - Territory of the World, and pause for some photo ops at Millennium Monument.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Brest online trip itinerary maker.

Stockholm, Sweden to Brest is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Stockholm to Brest, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Stockholm, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Brest, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Grodno.

Things to do in Brest

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Ruzhany Palace, Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park, Tower of Kamyanyets
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Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park ©
Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park
Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress ©
Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress
Brest Railway Station Building ©
Brest Railway Station Building

5
nights
Grodno

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Jesuit Catholic Church and Kircha / Evangelistic Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Grodno: Wolf Monument (in Vawkavysk), Zhyrovichy Monastery (in Zhyrovichy) and Lida (Sculpture of Bathers Vasya, Sun Clock, &more). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Great Choral Synagogue, stroll around Zhiliber's Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Intercession Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Pharmacy Museum.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read Grodno online day trip planner.

You can drive from Brest to Grodno in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Nesvizh.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trips

Lida, Wolf Monument, Zhyrovichy Monastery, St. Nicholas' Church
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The Jesuit Catholic Church ©
The Jesuit Catholic Church
Great Choral Synagogue ©
Great Choral Synagogue
Kircha / Evangelistic Church ©
Kircha / Evangelistic Church

1
night
Nesvizh

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.
On the 11th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh, then step into the grandiose world of Nesvizh Castle, and then make a trip to City Hall in Nesvizh.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nesvizh journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Grodno to Nesvizh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gomel.

Things to do in Nesvizh

Historic Sites · Museums
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Nesvizh Castle ©
Nesvizh Castle
Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh ©
Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh
City Hall in Nesvizh ©
City Hall in Nesvizh

4
nights
Gomel

Gomel ©
Gomel is the administrative centre of Homiel Voblast and with 526,872 inhabitants (2015 census) the second-most populous city of Belarus. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble and Observation Tower. Change things up with these side-trips from Gomel: Vetka Museum of Old Believers and Belarusian Traditions F.G. Shklyarov (in Vetka) and Bobrujsk (Cathedral of St. Nicholas, Monument to a Beaver, &more). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches, take in the views from Bauman Bridge, pause for some photo ops at Sculpture Itchy Feet, and brush up on your military savvy at Gomel Regional Museum of Military Glory.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Gomel trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Nesvizh to Gomel takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Mogilev.

Things to do in Gomel

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bobrujsk, Vetka Museum of Old Believers and Belarusian Traditions F.G. Shklyarov
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Gomel Regional Museum of Military Glory ©
Gomel Regional Museum of Military Glory
Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble ©
Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble
Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches ©

2
nights
Mogilev

Mogilev ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mogilev Zoosad, then make a trip to Belarusian Heritage Village 19th Century, then don't miss a visit to Memorial Complex Buynichskoe Field, and finally make a trip to Mogilev City Hall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Leninskaya Street, make a trip to Star Square, make a trip to Victory Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stanislaus Church, then don't miss a visit to Nikolsky Women's Monastery, and finally make a trip to Sculpture Station Warden.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Mogilev day trip tool.

Drive from Gomel to Mogilev in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Vitebsk.

Things to do in Mogilev

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Mogilev Zoosad
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St. Stanislaus Church ©
St. Stanislaus Church
Mogilev City Hall ©
Mogilev City Hall
Belarusian Heritage Village 19th Century ©
Belarusian Heritage Village 19th Century

4
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Vitebsk

Vitebsk ©
Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Memorial Complex Three Bayonets and Repin's country house in Zdrawneva. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vitebsk: Orsha (Ethnographic Museum Mlyn, Jesuit College, &more). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Uspensky Cathedral, see the interesting displays at City Hall (Ratusha), steep yourself in history at Marc Chagall Home, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Great Duke Algirdas.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vitebsk online visit planner.

Getting from Mogilev to Vitebsk by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Vitebsk can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Polotsk.

Things to do in Vitebsk

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Orsha, Repin's country house in Zdrawneva
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Uspensky Cathedral ©
Uspensky Cathedral
Memorial Complex Three Bayonets ©
Memorial Complex Three Bayonets
City Hall (Ratusha) ©
City Hall (Ratusha)

3
nights
Polotsk

Polotsk ©
Polotsk or Polatsk is a historical city in Belarus, situated on the Dvina River. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Saint Sophia Cathedral and Belarusian Museum of Typography. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Saint Euphrosyne Monastery, make a trip to Jesuit Academy of Polotsk, take an in-depth tour of Local Lore Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Letter U.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Polotsk online travel planner.

Drive from Vitebsk to Polotsk in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Minsk.

Things to do in Polotsk

Historic Sites · Museums
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Saint Sophia Cathedral ©
Saint Sophia Cathedral
Saint Euphrosyne Monastery ©
Saint Euphrosyne Monastery

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Minsk

Minsk ©
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Loshitskiy Park and Walking tours. Get out of town with these interesting Minsk side-trips: Dudutki Museum Complex (in Ptich), Berezina Biosphere Reserve (in Domzharytsy) and Mir (Mir Castle & Chapel and Burial Vault Svyatopolk-Mirskikh). There's much more to do: get lost in a book at National Library of Belarus, get outside with Trinity Hill, see the interesting displays at Belarusian Folk Museum of Architecture and Rural Life, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saints Simon and Helena.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Minsk day trip website.

You can drive from Polotsk to Minsk in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Minsk can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Mir, Dudutki Museum Complex, Berezina Biosphere Reserve
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Mir Castle ©
Mir Castle
Berezina Biosphere Reserve
Berezina Biosphere Reserve
National Library of Belarus ©
National Library of Belarus