Tour «ALBARUTHENIA: Brest - Bialowieza Forest, 2 days»
8.00 The program of this two-day excursion is full of sights and interesting places. Departure is fr om Minsk to Brest and Belovezhskaya Pushcha.
Drive to Brest. Lunch.
The trip to the Brest fortress from Minsk.
Then our tourist route provides to visit the Brest fortress (built in 1942) which became history twice: in 1918, in the White Palace of the Brest fortress the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk was signed, ending the war between Soviet Russia and Germany, here the brave soldiers hold the fort during the first days of the Great Patriotic War. The memorial «Brest Hero-Fortress» includes forts, bastions, barracks and sculptural compositions - in places wh ere in the past century history was made, everyone should visit. Then the program of our trip to the memorable places of Belarus includes the visit the museum of the fortress located in the Citadel - the old barrack in the centre of the fortress.
In the evening you will walk the pedestrian street and get the chance to see how a lamplighter dressed in the form of Peter the Great's time lights retro-lamps, you can make a picture with him - for luck. Overnight stay in Brest
Book an excursion to Brest with the departure fr om Minsk.
The next point of our tourist program is Brest sightseeing tour.
Brest is the old city in Belarus at the border with Poland (first it was mentioned in the Primary Chronicle in 1019!), which has long and rich history: it was Brest to be given the Magdeburg Law the first of all the Belarusian towns, here in 1596 the Union of Brest was contracted, according to which the Roman-Catholic Church and Eastern Orthodox Church were united; a lot of outstanding people lived here. In 1921 Brest was annexed to the Polish Republic, in 1939 it became part of the USSR. Book a tour on our website, and you will see the historical and architectural cultural heritage of this city, its old and modern monuments and temples - Holy Simeon Cathedral in Brest and St. Nicholas Brethren Church of in Brest, walk down its main street.
Excursion to Belovezhskaya Pushcha.
National reservation listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site, where rich plant life and amazing landscape are combined. An excellent rest in the bosom of the pristine Belarusian nature, which sometimes is not enough for the inhabitants of modern cities. Here grows the highest fir-tree in Europe, here you, having booked a tour on our website, will see with your own eyes live powerful aurochs and a great number of animal species. A lot of famous people are associated with this place - brothers Tyszkiewicz and Tyzenhaus, Napoleon and Nicholas II. You will visit the museum of nature with its amazing exhibitions.The program of our excursion with departure from Minsk also includes Father Frost's Estate with numerous buildings and surprises. The Estate is located deep in Belovezhskaya Pushcha, wh ere the feedboxes for aurochs are settled. Here you will find the mansions of Father Frost and Snow Maiden, the storage of Father Frost's presents «Skarbnitsa» and a mill. You will visit open-air cages with animals and after that you will have free time when you can make some pictures or buy some souvenirs made of wood, clay or straw. Drive to Brest listening to the song «Belovezhskaya Pushcha». On the way to Brest we will make a break in Kamyanyets wh ere the magnificent Tower of Kamyanyets is situated. It was built in 1276, its height is 30 meters. Lunch. Return to Minsk about 10 p.m.
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