16 days in Belarus Itinerary

16 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Minsk
— 5 nights
Drive
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Brest
— 3 nights
Drive
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Grodno
— 4 nights
Drive
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Mir
— 3 nights
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Minsk

— 5 nights
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Explore Minsk's surroundings by going to Holy Spring of St. Nicholas (in Lahojsk) and Dudutki Museum Complex (in Ptich). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena, walk around Chelyuskinites Park, steep yourself in history at Khatyn Memorial, and get engrossed in the history at Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Minsk trip itinerary builder.

Toronto, Canada to Minsk is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Minsk, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Brest.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Brest

— 3 nights
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. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, admire the landmark architecture of St. Nicholas Church, see the interesting displays at Berestye Archeological Museum, and don't miss a visit to Lights Alley.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Brest online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Minsk to Brest in 3.5 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Grodno.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 1 — 4:

Grodno

— 4 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Grodno side-trips: Ruzhany (Ruzhany Palace & Tank Monument) and Wolf Monument (in Vawkavysk). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at The Jesuit Catholic Church, admire the striking features of Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church, meet the residents at Grodno Zoo, and go for a walk through Sovetskaya Street.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Grodno tour planning app.

Traveling by car from Brest to Grodno takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Grodno sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Mir.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 4 — 8:

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. On the 9th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, pause for some photo ops at Sun Clock, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, then explore the historical opulence of Lida Castle, and finally appreciate the history behind Sculpture of Bathers Vasya. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Zamkovaya Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh, explore the historical opulence of National Historical and Cultural Museum and Reserve Niasvizh, then pause for some photo ops at Symon Budny Monument, and finally don't miss a visit to City Hall in Nesvizh.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Mir online route planner.

Drive from Grodno to Mir in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Mir, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mir

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:

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.