31 days in Belarus Itinerary

31 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
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 Brest Railway Station Building and The 5th Fort Museum. 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). The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, don't miss a visit to Gogolya Street, admire the striking features of Bison on Route Brest - Minsk, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nicholas Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Brest online route planner.

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. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time is 2 hours. While traveling from Stockholm, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Brest, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car 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 Zhiliber's Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Grodno: Zhyrovichy Monastery (in Zhyrovichy), Lida (Sculpture of Bathers Vasya, Sun Clock, &more) and Wolf Monument (in Vawkavysk). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Great Choral Synagogue, pause for some serene contemplation at Kircha / Evangelistic Church, see the interesting displays at Pharmacy Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nicholas' Church.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Grodno trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Brest to Grodno in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nesvizh.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Lida, Zhyrovichy Monastery, Wolf Monument, St. Nicholas' Church
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The Jesuit Catholic Church ©
The Jesuit Catholic Church
Great Choral Synagogue ©
Great Choral Synagogue
Sovetskaya Street
Sovetskaya Street

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, thenstep 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 °C in June, and nighttime lows around °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
City Hall in Nesvizh ©
City Hall in Nesvizh
Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh ©
Corpus Christi Church 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 Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches and Monument to a Beaver. Change things up with these side-trips from Gomel: Bobrujsk (Cathedral of St. Nicholas, Tank Monument on the tomb of General B.S.Baharova, &more) and Vetka Museum of Old Believers and Belarusian Traditions F.G. Shklyarov (in Vetka). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Chapel and the Burial Vault of the Paskevich, take in the views from Bauman Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Peter and Paul Cathedral, and pause for some photo ops at Sculpture Itchy Feet.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Gomel online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Nesvizh to Gomel in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Gomel can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car 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
Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches ©
Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble ©
Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble

2
nights
Mogilev

Mogilev ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mogilev Zoosad, thenmake a trip to Belarusian Heritage Village 19th Century, thendon'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, thendon'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 Museums Parks

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
nights
Vitebsk

Vitebsk ©
Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Memorial Complex Three Bayonets and City Hall (Ratusha). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vitebsk: Orsha (Ethnographic Museum Mlyn, Jesuit College, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uspensky Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Monument to Alexander Nevsky, make a trip to Sculpture Greeters, and take in the views from Pushkinskiy Bridge.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Vitebsk attractions planner.

You can drive from Mogilev to Vitebsk in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Vitebsk, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car 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 Saint Euphrosyne Monastery. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Belarusian Museum of Typography, take an in-depth tour of Local Lore Museum, don't miss a visit to Geographical Midpoint of Europe, and appreciate the history behind Monument to the Letter U.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Polotsk route planner.

You can 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 °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can 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
Symeon of Polotsk Monument ©
Symeon of Polotsk Monument

7
nights
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 Sculpture. Get out of town with these interesting Minsk side-trips: Monument to the Lithuanian Pilot (in Begoml), Mir (Mir Castle & Chapel and Burial Vault Svyatopolk-Mirskikh) and Berezina Biosphere Reserve (in Domzharytsy). There's still lots to do: browse the collection at National Library of Belarus, examine the collection at Museum Strana Mini, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archcathedral Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and pause for some photo ops at Island of Tears.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Minsk trip planner.

Traveling by car from Polotsk to Minsk takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °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, Monument to the Lithuanian Pilot, 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