9 days in Belarus Itinerary

9 days in Belarus Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Brest
— 3 nights
2
Minsk
— 5 nights

3
nights
Brest

Brest ©
A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
Take a break from Brest with a short trip to Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park in Kamianiuki, about 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, make a trip to Lights Alley, see the interesting displays at Brest Railway Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Bison on Route Brest - Minsk.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Brest trip builder app.

Oslo, Norway to Brest is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from Oslo in January, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Brest: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Minsk.

Things to do in Brest

Wildlife Parks Nature

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
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Sovetskaya Street

5
nights
Minsk

Minsk ©
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Change things up with these side-trips from Minsk: Mir (Mir Castle & St. Nicholas' Church), Dudutki Museum Complex (in Ptich) and Nesvizh Castle (in Nesvizh). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saints Simon and Helena, make a trip to Independence Square, Minsk, see where the action happens at Minsk-Arena Complex, and explore the world behind art at The National Art Museum of the Republic of Belarus.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Minsk online trip planner.

Drive from Brest to Minsk in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Minsk when traveling from Brest in January, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites Museums Classes

Side Trips

Mir, Dudutki Museum Complex, Nesvizh Castle, Khatyn Memorial
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School of Russian Language Lider ©
School of Russian Language Lider
Mir Castle ©
Mir Castle
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Nesvizh Castle