Tour «ALBARUTHENIA: Nesvizh - Mir, 2 days»
The route of excursion to Mir and Nesvizh.
Main sights of Belarus wait for you. Drive to Nesvizh. You will see the most valuable monuments of Belarus listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites - the Mir Castle and Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family in Nesvizh.
Arrival to Nesvizh. Book the fascinating excursion with the departure from Minsk on our website, and you will see the Town Hall, shopping arcades, artisan houses at the Market place of this picturesque town. Book the bus tour around Belarus, and you will see the Slutsk Gate (XVII cent.) located nearby. The Farny Chucrh of the XVI century (architect Giovanni Maria Bernardoni) - the first Baroque building in the Eastern Europe. This church is one of the most valuable in Belarus due to gorgeous fresco painting and the undercroft. We are heading to the Nesvizh Castle Complex of the XVI-XVIII centuries designed by the Italian architect Giovanni Maria Bernardoni by order of Nickolay Christoph Radziwill "Sierotka". The magnificent castle surrounded by high earthworks and wide ponds represents the system of buildings forming the tasteful court of honor.
Lunch at the restaurant of the castle. Check-in at the Palace*** hotel or "Nesvizh" hotel.
We continue our excursion by visiting the expositions of the Nesvizh castle.
The great palace halls will impress you their valuable sets of the artworks, weapons, coins. We will see the premises of the palace, the chapel. And then Historical quest “The secrets and riddles of the Radziwill Castle” (in Russian). It's time to go on an adventure! The quest provides the participation of individual teams of players from 1 to 7 people. Let's go!
Free time - in the evening you can go for a walk around the castle, and visit the ancient park, dinner in the historic interiors of the restaurant "Hetman". Overnight stay in Nesvizh.
Book the excursion to the castles of Belarus on our website.
Next point - picturesque parks adjacent to the palace which were founded in th 19th century by Maria de Castellano Radziwill. Drive to Mir. The majestic Mir Castle, which was built in the XVI century. its bright architectural look, mighty walls and towers, colorful courtyard leave a lasting impression which will be complemented by the Museum exposition in the northern part of the castle. You will feel the atmosphere of life in the castle passing through the basements where provision was kept and the Ball-room swimming in luxury of Rococo style.
You will see main sights of Mir.
Alongside the castle there is the flamboyant chapel of the Svyatopolk-Mirsky family. The historic part of the town of Mir - the place where Belarusians, Poles, Jews, Gipsies and Tartars had been living together for a long time - kept the atmosphere of the former small town… The ensemble of the market place is formed by the Orthodox and Catholic Churches, synagogues, Yeshiva, the houses of craftsmen and merchants. Lunch at the castle. Return to Minsk ~6 p.m.
Nesvizh is a real town-monument under the open sky, which played an important role in the history of Belarus and has a number of must-see sites, wh...
The chapel-tomb of the Svyatopolk-Mirsky family in Mir. That building was used as a tomb for nobles of the Orthodox faith, while mainly Catholic f...