Minsk-Brest

  • Duration: 5 days/ 4 nights
  • Price: from 380 euro
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Minsk-Brest

Day 1

  • Arrival to Minsk by air After clearing immigration and customs, meeting with a guide at the airport. Transfer to the hotel (accommodation at the hotel upon your choice) Check in at the hotel
  • CITY TOUR OF MINSK (10.00–13.00). The capital city of Belarus was first settled over 900 years ago, in 1067. Much of old Minsk was razed to the ground during World War II. Among the sights that you will see are: Independence Square with the House of Government and “Red” Krasny Roman-Catholic Church, Victory Square with its tall grey obelisk and eternal flame honoring the heroes of World War II, Troitskoye Predmestye (Trinity Suburb) — restored buildings of the 19th century, Holy Trinity Cathedral and St.Catherin’s Church — architectural monuments of the 17th cent.
  • Dinner at the city`s cafe

Day 2

After breakfast at the hotel restaurant check out the hotel

A tour to NESVIZH PALACE (is included into the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE) The small town of Nesvizh founded in the 13th century, is home to the 16th century Radziville Renaissance family castle, the former residence of the ancient Belarusian-Lithuanian family of Prince Radziville. Now it’s a sanatorium for kolkhoz farmers, but the grounds and courtyard are open to the punblic. Radziville’s castle lies amidst the lakes. In summer it’s a good place to escape the city heat and walk through the estate’s extensive park. Close to Nesvizh castle is a magnificent Catholic church (16thcent,architect Bernardoni) beautifully painted inside.

  • Lunch at the café in the city
  • Heading to Belavezhskaya Nature reserve hotel Kamenuki (+37501631-56200)
  • Check in the hotel
  • Dinner at the local café

Day 3

After breakfast Transfer to the natural reserve of Belavezhskaya Puscha. The park is included into the UNESCO List of World Heritage. It is a unique forestlands of the Europe. The present animal and bird world is very rich and diverse. The bison population of Belovezhskaya Pushcha is the largest in the world

you will have a chance to visit the Nature museum and have a tour around the Puscha, After lunch in the Puscha you will have a walking route Lake`s ring around 6 km on feet to explore the beauty of the Belarussian nature

The City tour of Brest you will have a city tour of Brest which is an administrative centre of the Brest region. The city is located on the right bank of the Western Boog River. Brest is the traditional “western gate” of the country. The first mentioning of it is dated to 1019. In 1390 it was the first city in Belarus that obtained self-government on the basis of the Magdeburg Law. The historical Union, which reconciled and united catholic and orthodox confessions in Belarus, was concluded here in 1596.

  • Check in at the hotel Intourist 3* Brest +375162202082
  • Dinner at the hotel`s restaurant

Day 4

After breakfast you will have A visit to Brest Fortress.

In1917 here again the Lenin’s government concluded the “Brest-Litovsk Peace Treaty” with Germany during WWI. The fortress is the main attraction of the city. The history of this defensive construction started in 1842 when the entire city of Brest was moved 3 kilometres east, and on its place a massive fortress was set up. The fortress made a prolonged defense against Nazis in 1941 and was ruined in the result of severe battles. After the war the remains of the fortress were turned into a grandiose memorial to its defenders.

  • Lunch in the city

A road to Minsk, a stop at Mir castle Mir castle (15-16thcent. monument) staggers imagination by its beauty grandeur and artistic elegance. The red brick casle is currently being restored, but one tower and the courtyard are open to visitors. The tower open as a museum features ceramics found during excavations as well as numerous photos. Mir castle was built as a fortress in 1568 and it’s an outstanding example of the rare Belarusian Gothic architectural style. Continue a trip to Minsk

  • Check in the hotel in Minsk
  • Dinner at the hotel`s restaurant

Day 5

After breakfast A Visit of War Museum. This is the only museum in the world that elucidates the history of the World War II so comprehensively. It was opened on November 7, 1944, when severe struggle was still going on. The museum’s collection and 30 exposition halls contain approximately 80.000 unique exhibits: a rich collection of documents and photos, weapons used by troops and partisans including home-made ones. There is a diorama of the Maly Trastyanets death camp (the third largest in Europe). There are also tanks and armoured carriers outside in the courtyard

A transfer to the airport

HAVE A NICE TRIP !

Accomodation 3*

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380 euro

The cost includes:

  • accommodation in 3* hotels in Minsk and Brest and 2* at Belavezhskaya Puscha in shared twin rooms
  • English speaking guide according to the program
  • transportation in a big coach
  • breakfast, lunches and dinners
  • entrance tickets into the included museums
  • obligatory medical insurance


The cost doesn`t include:

  • flight costs
  • any extra costs