All tours Belarus: Holy places excursions
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Novogrudok - Ivie1 reviews
- Duration: 11 hours
Novogrudok - the first capital of Grand Duchy of Lithuania. The city with thousand-year history has kept surprising landscapes, the view of which opens from Zamkova Hora. And on her ruins of the castle where many centuries Mindovg has been crowned back tower. Such environment undoubtedly cultivates love for the country - the fate of the person who has played a big role in formation of the Belarusian literature, the romantic, publicist and political figure of the XIX century Adam Mickiewicz is inseparably linked with the city. And close the history is written by the small town of Ivye - the informal Tatar capital to Belarus. The city has kept for us temples of 3 faiths, reminding of toleration.
On the first day you will visit the first and ancient city of the Belarusian lands - the city-patriarch Polotsk. He preserved for us the ancient monasteries and the beautiful Sophia. It is also the capital of the Slavonic Bazaar, which is held here annually, is the city of Marc Chagall, an artist with a world-wide reputation. This is a special light atmosphere in the city and in the suburbs, where among the beautiful nature is hidden the homestead of another no less famous artist - Ilya Repin. You will see all this with your own eyes.
Belarusian mosaic11 reviews
- Duration: 11 hours
You visit the most significant cult sights of the West: A Troitsk church in the settlement of Gervyaty which is called «small Switzerland» and «the Belarusian Notre Dame», the church of the Mother of God of Ruzhantsova more than once destroyed and restored almost from scratch, St. Arkhistratiga Mikhail's church. All of them personify the most refined architectural styles of various eras. Majestic temples, great people, the fine nature – all this is collected for you in one travel.
Tour of the city of Minsk, the acquaintance of this Heritage and the prospects of the future. Familiarity with the ancient Belarusian traditions, dishes, collections in Dududki - a fascinating first day of the plan. And then you go into the city, which is often called Belarus "Athens". Suppose that at first sight the elephant is remarkable, but its architectural and historical heritage is impressive. And near its countless impressive place of pilgrimage procession - Zhirovichi Assumption Monastery with an ancient miraculous icon.
You will go to the east of Belarus. On the first day you will meet with Mogilyov - a city with an amazing history, beautiful architecture and interesting monuments. On the second day you will go to the medieval city of Mstislavl - a city surrounded by a whirlwind of history and legends. It is often called little Vilnius for its authentic style in architecture and appearance. At the end of the trip, you will visit Pustynki and get acquainted with the monastery of the XIV century.
Walking tour of Minsk8 reviews
- Duration: 2 hours 30 min.
Walking tour across Minsk – pleasant fascinating walk by a historical part of the city. Without hurrying you will walk on Liberty Square, among medieval temples and monasteries, on cozy small streets of the suburb Troitskoe and Svislach Embankment you will experience other Minsk – without daily vanity and noise of highways. Music in a stone and on streets, spirit of history and old times – the unforgettable atmosphere of the Upper city.
You will get acquainted with Minsk, You will visit the Grodno region. You will visit the largest monastery friary, defensive type temples, amazing incarnation engineer's mind, exciting legends and discoveries.
Landscape reserve Yelnya
- Duration: 14 hours
The republican landscape wildlife area Yelnya - unique natural heritage of Belarus. One of swamps contains 9 thousand years, and between them about 30 lakes are concealed: the largest Yelnya and Black. It is the most large-scale in Belarus and one of the largest in Europe a lake and marsh complex. Fully you will be able to like charm of the Belarusian nature having passed on an ecological track. On the way to which you are waited by acquaintance to surprising architectural heritage of the Belarusian Pojezerje.
Blue-eyed Belarus... About 11 thousand lakes and about 20 thousand rivers and streams were presented to the country by Ice Age. 267 lakes and 20 rivers are collected in an invaluable and precious necklace of National park Braslau Lakes. You will visit coasts of many of them, considering unique heritage of edge in the ancient cities. And from the Mountain the Beacon you with own eyes will see a picturesque scattering from the majority of the lakes of Braslavshchina.
To your attention the excursion «A pilgrimage tour to Saint Valentina Minskaya» who since the childhood was very devout and often raised hands to the sky, talking to heaven. Many miracles happened to her during lifetime, quite often she cured people and helped the family. Such excursion is an opportunity to visit the unique holy sites: church of the Priest Nikolay in Stankovo, Saint Valentina Minskaya grave to of Krysovo and also a curative source in of Vitovka.
Belarus is a country of four religions1 reviews
- Duration: 4 hours 30 min.
Belarus – the country of four religions which for many years coexist here in the world and mutual respect is the line created by time and history, eras. Quite often nearby it is possible to meet, for example, church, a church, a synagogue. The excursion will more deeply acquaint you with features of emergence and development, culture and traditions of the religions which are most extended to territories of Belarus – Orthodoxy, Catholicism, Judaism and Islam.
Mogilev - Bujnichi - Vitebsk - Polotsk (3 days)
- Duration: 3 day
Mogilev, Vitebsk, Polotsk - cities with a special color that you will surely feel. Feel walking along the embankment of the Dnieper and making a wish on the square of Zvezdochet. Learn about the "father of Stalingrad", visiting Buinichskoe field, where fierce tank fights took place for Mogilev and the plot of the bestseller "Alive and the Dead" was born. Feel a special atmosphere from which inspired the inspiration of Marc Chagall and Ilya Repin, finding the plots of their paintings in Vitebsk. And finally, you will visit the "cradle" of the Belarusian statehood - this is the first city and principality in the territory of Belarus - it's an ancient Polotsk.
Zhirovichi Holy Dormition Monastery - Slonim1 reviews
- Duration: 12 hours
Slonim is a city whose history is preserved by ancient temples and monasteries. It is a city that attracts to itself the beauty and comfort of the streets, which rise on the shore of Shchara and Issa. At every step here you will meet with the past. Due to the large number of attractions Slonim is compared to North Athens. And just 10 km from the city the place is truly amazing - the Zhirovichi Holy Assumption Monastery with the oldest miraculous icon and font.
Polotsk – the city which became the primogenitor of statehood on the Belarusian earth. The majestic St. Sophia Cathedral aspiring to heaven - a symbol of equality of Polotsk with Constantinople, the Spaso-Evfrosiniyevsky monastery - the center of the Belarusian Orthodoxy and spirituality in which venerable relics of Evfrosinya Polatskaya. But, having only come to be here, you will slightly open a history curtain in 12 centuries, and behind it still: the geographical center of Europe, the biggest monument to Francisk Skorina in the world, Borisov stone granting desires, ten unique museums and a set of bridges.
Rakov - the town is quite more ancient, his first mention belongs to the XIVth century. It is difficult to imagine that at the beginning of the XXth century of Cancers had glory of "the capital of smugglers", near it there passed the frontier. Intrigues, skirmishes, noise of infinite number of taverns and cabaret didn't cease till the morning. But it is worth being transferred to 25 km further and you in "capital" of potter's skill. Ivenets has begun to write the history since the XIVth century, being the settlement of the grand duke Vitovt. The town will be glad to open before you gate of ancient temples and estates, tombs and crypts, secrets and life of the Belarusian places. And the estate "World of Bees" will reveal secrets of an ancient bortnichestvo and modern beekeeping.
Mstislavl - the city surrounded with a whirlwind of history and legends. It is quite often called Small Vilnius for authentic style in architecture and appearance. The strengthened settlement has appeared even here at the beginning of the XIIth century. The Maiden mountain fanned by legends, detinets of the medieval city, the building of nobility assemly Paris, Orthodox and Catholic churches, with fresco plots of the XVIIth century - numerous witnesses of a strange history . Further we will go to Pustynki: I guarded this town - the monastery XIV of a century. He will tell you of difficult centuries-old history and legends, he will excite consciousness the majestic shape against the background of the Belarusian nature.
Pinsk - a city of 9 centuries
- Duration: 15 hours
There are river station, cozy paved small streets, fancy lamps and refined multi-colored houses… The large factories work, people run on sidewalks, motor ships float according to river Pina even so romantic and measured mood of the city. As in the times of Bon Sforza. Yes, Bon Sfortsa was princess of Milan and queen Polish. She was the wife of the king Rechi of Pospalitoy Stefan Batory. She owned the city in the XII century. Pinsk developed rapidly by virtue of Bon Sfortsa. But the "Golden Age" of the city of Pinsk became in the XIXth century. Pinsk became the trade and craft center of the region. You will see ancient structures and temples, jesuit seminary, the palace and the underground castle.
Slonim - Zhirovichi - Synkovichi3 reviews
- Duration: 13 hours 30 min.
Numerous ancient and majestic temples, monasteries, beauty and cosiness of the streets towering on the bank of Shchara and Issah. For quantity of sights Slonim is compared to Northern Athens. It is worth driving off on only 13 km and before you unusual to an eye construction – the most ancient Belarusian church of defensive type. 20 more km – and you in the place really surprising – Zhirovichsky Sacred and Uspensky monastery with the most ancient wonder-working icon.
Vitebsk - Polotsk (2 days)
- Duration: 2 day
The tour will start in Vitebsk - the city of Marc Chagall. Domes of temples, ancient streets, miniature houses, ribbons of wooden fences and cabmen forever remained in the canvases of the artist. You will see all the stories with your own eyes. The next day you will meet with the city-patriarch Polotsk, where our culture and traditions were born. The history of ten thousand years is preserved by Polotsk Sophia, Borisov Stones, ancient monasteries and legends.
Charm of the villages mislaid in time, the mysteries of swamps, special architecture and a distinctive way of life, originality of lexicon and color of locals, surprising traditions and fascinating history - all this composes the Belarusian Polesia and an our excursion. The capital of the Belarusian Polesia - Pinsk that decorates the Belarusian lands since the XIth century, Logishin storing for us temples of the XIXth century, one of the most ancient settlements on Yaselda - Motol. Traveling around such cities, before you all patterns and paints of Polesia will open.
The tour begins with a visit to Gomel - these are picturesque parks, temples and lush halls of the palace. And near the city, among the oldest settlements, in the town of Vetka, the museum of folk art and Old Believers, unbeknownst to the world, thanks to unique exhibits, hid. The second day will take you to where the memory of the people and the breath of the past centuries are stored in the powerful walls of monasteries and temples and in the museum of political repressions.
The travel to the western part of the Belarusian Pojezerje will present you a lot of positive emotions - it is the unusual Postavsky region with the Tizengauza palace and the Kamaysky church of Ionn Krestitel never closed. And the way back to Minsk lies through one of the main Catholic temples of Belarus - the Budslavsky church of bernardines. Fine heritage of history and architecture against the background of the picturesque nature - a treasure of the Belarusian Pojezerje.
Temples of Minsk
- Duration: 3 hours 30 min.
For a long time, at the moments of joy and grief, at the moments of sorrow and despair, great governors, handicraftsmen, workers built temples and addressed God. Everyone through the belief. Temples know, remember, keep the most intimate secrets of all times, the most distinguished and fine paintings, relics. Now in Minsk about 50 shrines of various faiths work - many of them collapsed repeatedly, built up, restored. During the excursion you visit the most interesting cult constructions of the city: with special architecture, fine paintings, rare relics and, certainly, with rich history.
Turov - Lyaskovichy
- Duration: 16 hours
Turov - one of the most ancient cities of Belarus which is often called the second Jerusalem. Possibly because in the ancient time, 75 churches worked in this small Belarusian town. Or matter in the stone crosses growing from the earth to which to bow pilgrims from all over the world gather? The sightseeing tour and to the archaeological museum will give answers to many questions. And in conclusion of a travel you will go to National park "Pripyat". You will be able to enjoy types and to admire untouched forests of the park. Besides, the small travel by motor ship can be according to your desire organized.
The excursion is devoted to acquaintance with a very interesting corner of the Byelorussian Poozerie. This is the northern part of the Minsk region - Myadelshchyna, where an old village is located, in the past Budslau town with its sanctuary - the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and the southern part of Vitebsk region - Glubochcina with its many sights - monuments of history and architecture of the 17th-19th centuries.