Weekend in Belarus
3 days/2 night
Arrival in Minsk. Meeting with the guide at the railway station.Sightseeing tour of Minsk, which will introduce You to the sights, history and culture of the city. You will pass through the ancient streets of Trinity suburb, which has preserved the ancient quarters of the land, will visit the island of Mourning and remembrance, where a monument-chapel in honor of Afghan soldiers, will visit the place of occurrence of the city. The route will pass through the main streets and squares of the capital, which has more than 900 years of history.Accommodation at the hotel.Duration – 4.5 hours."Khatyn" - a world-famous memorial complex, located on the site burned together with the residents of the same village. It is a monument not only to the dead and not revived after the war, the villages, but also a monument to all the victims of fascist terror in the Belarusian land. You will walk through the streets of the former village, past the pipes obelisks stood there, where there were houses before the tragedy, will visit the Eternal flame.Free time.
The Breakfast with you.
06.45 – Depart for a tour of the Brest – Brest fortress, Belovezhskaya Pushcha.
Brest is an ancient city on the border of Belarus and Poland, the first mention of it dates back to 1019. The city has an ancient and rich history. Here in 1569 was concluded the Brest Church Union, which United the Eastern and Western branches of Christianity. In 1835 Nikolai I decided to build a first-class fortress. In the White Palace of the Brest fortress in 1918, peace was concluded between Soviet Russia and Germany, known in history under the name "Brest". In 1971 was created majestic memorial "Brest fortress-hero". On Your path lies in Belovezhskaya Pushcha. Lunch. On the road, in the town of Kamenets, You will visit the majestic tower White Tower", built in 1276. Belovezhskaya Pushcha is listed in the UNESCO world cultural and natural heritage of UNESCO. Today it's a national Park, which combines the rich flora and amazing landscapes. Here grows the tallest fir tree in Europe, it is home to the mighty bison, here is the amazing diversity of the animal world. Many great names are associated with these edges from the brothers Tyszkiewicz and Tyzenhauzov to Napoleon and Nicholas II... Tour will introduce You to the flora and fauna of the National Park "Belovezhskaya Pushcha". You will visit the cages with the animals of the reserve and the Museum of nature.
Return to Minsk to 23.00
Breakfast. Check-out till 12: 00.
Or 09.00 - departure for a trip to Dudutki. For an additional fee. Price for 1 person 3050 rubles
In 40 km from Minsk, on the picturesque banks of the river Ptich, in the places mentioned in "the Word about Igor's regiment", which later belonged to the genus Elsky, famous musicians, writers and educators You are waiting for the exhibits of the Museum of material culture "Dudutki". Here is the pottery workshop, you can sit at the Potter's wheel, has an antique windmill, and in the forge can forge a horseshoe on "happiness". Will not leave You indifferent horseback riding and visiting the ancient cars. Demonstration of various old technology – a spectacular and exciting spectacle, popular with visitors of all ages and professions.
Return to Minsk. Free time. Return to Minsk at about 19.00. Transfer to the railway station.
Departure to Moscow
Price from 414$
Tour cost includes:
• accommodation at the selected hotel (2 nights);
• 2 breakfasts;
• 2 Lunches;
• excursions according to the program;
• transfer railway station – hotel;
• railway crossing
• alcoholic and soft drinks,
• fees for photo and video shooting in museums, tips and porters, personal expenses and other services not specified above.