30 days in Belarus Itinerary

30 days in Belarus Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Belarus attractions planner

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Fly to Warsaw Modlin, Train to Brest
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Brest
— 4 nights
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Grodno
— 4 nights
Drive
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Mir
— 3 nights
Drive
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Gomel
— 2 nights
Drive
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Mogilev
— 3 nights
Drive
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Vitebsk
— 4 nights
Drive
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Polotsk
— 3 nights
Drive
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Minsk
— 6 nights
Fly to London Gatwick, Train to Exeter

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Brest

— 4 nights
A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
Get out of town with these interesting Brest side-trips: Military History Museum of Suvorov (in Kobryn) and Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park (in Kamianiuki). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, don't miss a visit to Brest Railway Station Building, admire the natural beauty at Zimniy Sad, and examine the collection at The 5th Fort Museum.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Brest travel itinerary planner.

Exeter, UK to Brest is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK), which is usually a 3 hour difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Grodno.

Things to do in Brest

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 1 — 5:

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.
Step out of Grodno to go to Vawkavysk and see Wolf Monument, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church, delve into the distant past at The Old Castle, don't miss a visit to Great Choral Synagogue, and examine the collection at Grodno Gates.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Grodno online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Brest to Grodno by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Grodno can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Mir.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 5 — 9:

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Mir: Nesvizh (City Hall in Nesvizh, Symon Budny Monument, &more), Church of the Assumption (in Novy Svierzan) and St. Joseph's Church (in Rubezhevichi). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Mir Castle, appreciate the history behind Sculpture of Bathers Vasya, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, and don't miss a visit to Sparrow Monument.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Mir vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Grodno to Mir takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Mir can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Gomel.

Things to do in Mir

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 9 — 12:

Gomel

— 2 nights
Gomel is the administrative centre of Homiel Voblast and with 526,872 inhabitants (2015 census) the second-most populous city of Belarus. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Observation Tower, don't miss a visit to Palace of the Rumyantsevs and the Paskeviches, don't miss a visit to Gomel Palace & Park Ensemble, then appreciate the history behind Zero Kilometer, and finally get engrossed in the history at Gomel Regional Museum of Military Glory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peter and Paul Cathedral, make a trip to The Chapel and the Burial Vault of the Paskevich, pause for some photo ops at Memorial Sign of Concentration Camp Prisoners, then don't miss a visit to Sculpture Itchy Feet, then make a trip to Sculpture Woman Caretaker, and finally pause for some photo ops at Clown Karandash.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Gomel trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Mir to Gomel in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Gomel are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Mogilev.

Things to do in Gomel

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 14:

Mogilev

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

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mogilev trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Gomel to Mogilev in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Vitebsk.

Things to do in Mogilev

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 17:

Vitebsk

— 4 nights
Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. Get out of town with these interesting Vitebsk side-trips: Orsha (Hillfort, St. Ilya Church, &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 Monument to the Great Duke Algirdas, and see the interesting displays at City Hall (Ratusha).

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Vitebsk trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Mogilev to Vitebsk takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Vitebsk sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Polotsk.

Things to do in Vitebsk

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 17 — 21:

Polotsk

— 3 nights
Polotsk or Polatsk is a historical city in Belarus, situated on the Dvina River. Change things up with these side-trips from Polotsk: Hlybokaye (Trinity Church, Nativity of the Virgin Cathedral, &more). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Sophia Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Monument to Heroes of Patriotic War 1812, see the interesting displays at Belarusian Museum of Typography, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Euphrosyne Monastery.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Polotsk planning website.

You can drive from Vitebsk to Polotsk in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Polotsk can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Minsk.

Things to do in Polotsk

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 21 — 24:

Minsk

— 6 nights
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Minsk: Dudutki Museum Complex (in Ptich), St. Casimir's Church (in Lahojsk) and Mound of Glory (in Slabada). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Khatyn Memorial, stroll through Central Botanical Garden of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, head outdoors with Trinity Hill, and pause for some photo ops at Island of Tears.

To plan Minsk vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Polotsk to Minsk in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Minsk

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 24 — 30:

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.