13 days in Belarus Itinerary

13 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Minsk
— 3 nights
2
Brest
— 2 nights
3
Mir
— 2 nights
4
Vitebsk
— 3 nights

3
nights
Minsk

Minsk ©
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Take a break from Minsk with a short trip to Dudutki Museum Complex in Ptich, about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War, walk around Victory Park, don't miss a visit to Victory Square, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Minsk day trip site.

Palm Springs, USA to Minsk is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time is 11 hours. Traveling from Palm Springs in June, things will get cooler in Minsk: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Brest.

Things to do in Minsk

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Khatyn Memorial, Dudutki Museum Complex
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Khatyn Memorial ©
Khatyn Memorial
Church of Saints Simon and Helena ©
Church of Saints Simon and Helena

2
nights
Brest

Brest ©
A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
On the 7th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Gogolya Street, make a trip to Lights Alley, brush up on your military savvy at Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, thensee the interesting displays at Brest Railway Museum, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Sovetskaya Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): make a trip to Brest Railway Station Building and then explore the striking landscape of Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Brest day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Minsk to Brest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Brest can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Mir.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park
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Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress ©
Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress
Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park ©
Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park
Sovetskaya Street ©
Sovetskaya Street

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Mir

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. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh, browse the exhibits of Nesvizh Castle, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel and Burial Vault Svyatopolk-Mirskikh, and finally step into the grandiose world of Mir Castle. Keep things going the next day: walk around Sula History Park-Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph's Church, and then contemplate the long history of Zaslavskiy Chapel.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Mir day trip website.

Getting from Brest to Mir by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. June in Mir sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Vitebsk.

Things to do in Mir

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Nesvizh, Sula History Park-Museum, St. Joseph's Church
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Nesvizh Castle ©
Nesvizh Castle
Mir Castle ©
Mir Castle
Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh ©
Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh

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nights
Vitebsk

Vitebsk ©
Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): make a trip to Memorial Complex Three Bayonets, pause for some photo ops at Mark Shagal Monument, contemplate the long history of Marc Chagall Home, thenmake a trip to Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk, thentake in the views from Pushkinskiy Bridge, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Uspensky Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Annunciation Church/ Blagoveschenskaya Church, see the interesting displays at City Hall (Ratusha), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Resurrection Church, thenexplore the world behind art at Marc Chagall Art Center, thenappreciate the history behind Monument to Alexander Nevsky, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Temple of St. Euphrosyne of Polotsk.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Vitebsk road trip tool.

Drive from Mir to Vitebsk in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Vitebsk can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vitebsk

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Jesuit College, Repin's country house in Zdrawneva
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Uspensky Cathedral ©
Uspensky Cathedral
Marc Chagall Home ©
Marc Chagall Home
Annunciation Church/ Blagoveschenskaya Church ©