60 days in Belarus Itinerary

60 days in Belarus Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Belarus trip itinerary planner

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Minsk
— 17 nights
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Mir
— 2 nights
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Pinsk
— 1 night
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Brest
— 7 nights
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Grodno
— 7 nights
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Polotsk
— 6 nights
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Vitebsk
— 6 nights
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Mogilev
— 5 nights
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Gomel
— 4 nights
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Bobrujsk
— 4 nights
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Minsk

— 17 nights
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Get out of town with these interesting Minsk side-trips: Dudutki Museum Complex (in Ptich), St. Casimir's Church (in Lahojsk) and Zaslawye (Stalin's Line & Transfiguration Church). The adventure continues: get your bearings at National Library of Belarus, see the interesting displays at Museum Strana Mini, steep yourself in history at Khatyn Memorial, and stroll around Victory Park.

To find out how to plan a trip to Minsk, use our trip itinerary maker.

Antalya, Turkey to Minsk is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Antalya in November, you will find days in Minsk are cooler (4°C), and nights are little chillier (0°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Mir.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 8 — 25:

Mir

— 2 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. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh, admire the landmark architecture of National Historical and Cultural Museum and Reserve Niasvizh, and then don't miss a visit to City Hall in Nesvizh. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Mir Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph's Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mir online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Minsk to Mir takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Mir can reach 4°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pinsk.

Things to do in Mir

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 25 — 27:

Pinsk

— 1 night
Pinsk is a city in Belarus, in the Polesia region, traversed by the river Pina, at the confluence of the Pina and Pripyat rivers. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): make a trip to Pedestrian Lenin Street, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jesuit College, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Monastery.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pinsk trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Mir to Pinsk takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Brest.

Things to do in Pinsk

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 28:

Brest

— 7 nights
A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brest: Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park (in Kamianiuki) and Kamyanyets (Tower of Kamyanyets & Monument to the Founder of Kamyanyets). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, take in the pleasant sights at Sovetskaya Street, examine the collection at The 5th Fort Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas Cathedral.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Brest visit planner.

Traveling by car from Pinsk to Brest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Grodno.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 5:

Grodno

— 7 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.
Step out of Grodno with an excursion to Wolf Monument in Vawkavysk--about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Jesuit Catholic Church, admire the landmark architecture of Sovetskaya Street, examine the collection at Pharmacy Museum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Cudounia.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Grodno trip planner.

You can drive from Brest to Grodno in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Grodno sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Polotsk.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 5 — 12:

Polotsk

— 6 nights
Polotsk or Polatsk is a historical city in Belarus, situated on the Dvina River. Change things up with these side-trips from Polotsk: Braslaw (Braslau Lakes National Park, Church of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary, &more), Nativity of the Virgin Cathedral (in Hlybokaye) and Berezina Biosphere Reserve (in Domzharytsy). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Belarusian Museum of Typography, don't miss a visit to Symeon of Polotsk Monument, pause for some photo ops at Francysk Skaryna Statue, and take in the architecture and design of Jesuit Academy of Polotsk.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Polotsk trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Grodno to Polotsk by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Polotsk when traveling from Grodno in December, with lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vitebsk.

Things to do in Polotsk

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 12 — 18:

Vitebsk

— 6 nights
Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vitebsk: Orsha (Ethnographic Museum Mlyn & Jesuit College). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uspensky Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Marc Chagall Home, pause for some photo ops at Monument to Alexander Nevsky, and snap pictures at Pushkinskiy Bridge.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Vitebsk online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Polotsk to Vitebsk in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Vitebsk are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mogilev.

Things to do in Vitebsk

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 18 — 24:

Mogilev

— 5 nights
Change things up with a short trip to Blue Well/ Blue Krynica in Kliny (about 1h 25 min away).

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Mogilev day trip planning app.

Drive from Vitebsk to Mogilev in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Gomel.

Things to do in Mogilev

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 24 — 29:

Gomel

— 4 nights
Gomel is the administrative centre of Homiel Voblast and with 526,872 inhabitants (2015 census) the second-most populous city of Belarus. Take a break from Gomel with a short trip to Vetka Museum of Old Believers and Belarusian Traditions F.G. Shklyarov in Vetka, about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches, examine the collection at Vetka Museum of Old Believer Faith and Belarusian Traditions F.G. Shklyarova, pause for some serene contemplation at Peter and Paul Cathedral, and pause for some photo ops at Clown Karandash.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Gomel trip planner.

You can drive from Mogilev to Gomel in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December in Gomel, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Bobrujsk.

Things to do in Gomel

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 2:

Bobrujsk

— 4 nights
Venture out of the city with trips to Memorial Complex on the Ground of Children's Concentration Camp (in Chyrvony Byerah) and Kozel-Poklyovskih Castle (in Krasniy Bereg).

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Bobrujsk online tour planner.

You can drive from Gomel to Bobrujsk in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bobrujsk

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 2 — 6:

Belarus travel guide

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Landmarks · Churches · History Museums
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.