Tour «BR4 North of Belarus»
1 DAY: VITEBSK
The program of excursion across Belarus.
Our fascinating route of excursion around Belarus will take you to the sights of Vitebsk, Polotsk and will allow you to visit the ancient Belarusian cities of Glubokoe, Krevo and Golshany.
Arrival in Vitebsk (the recommended train № 039Щ, arrival in Vitebsk at 04:58). Meeting with the guide at the car number 7 of your train. Breakfast.
Vitebsk sightseeing tour wait for you on the first day.
Tour of Vitebsk with the accompanying:
Free time, excursion "Vitebsk etudes" *: visit to the house-museum of Marc Chagall and the art museum of Vitebsk*. You will visit the house in which the artist spent his youth. It presents household items of the turn of the 19th - early 20th centuries. 20 centuries, as well as copies of archival documents and works of the artist, telling about the life of Marc Chagall. The exposition of the art museum will acquaint you with the masterpieces of Belarusian and world art.
Dinner*. For those wishing for an additional fee, an excursion to Zdravnevo* to the house-estate of Ilya Repin. Return to Vitebsk. Free time. Overnight at the hotel.
2 DAY: POLOTSK - GLUBOKOE
The sights of Polotsk and Glubokoe wait for you.
Breakfast. Moving to the ancient city of Polotsk - the capital of the first principality in the territory of modern Belarus (~ 100 km). Join our combined bus tour across Belarus, and you will visit the Savior-Euphrosyne Monastery - an architectural monument of the 12th century, which is one of the main places of pilgrimage. In the monastery are the relics of the heavenly intercessor of Belarus St. Euphrosyne of Polotsk. The program of our combined bus tour includes the exterior inspection of the St. Sophia Cathedral, Freedom Square, Lutheran Church, the geographical center of Europe, a monument to the mysterious letter of the Belarusian alphabet "Ў" and much more.
Dinner*. Then you will see all the sights of Glubokoe - the birthplace of the famous Belarusian condensed milk. Visit the historic center of the city. Moving along the lakes of Belarus (~ 175 km) to the hotel. Night in the hotel on the route.
Excursion tour around the castles and churches of Belarus.
Book the combined bus tour across Belarus, and you will feel the Belarusian Middle Ages with animated sketches.
The first point of the tourist route is Krevo.
Transfer to Krevo (~ 70 km). The program of our excursion includes the inspection of the place with the accompanying: architectural fragments of the legendary Krevsky castle of the 14th century and medieval surprises in the middle of the castle yard.
Interesting sights wait for you in Boruni.
Moving to Boruni (~ 15 km), where in the dungeons of the Basilian church beats a miraculous source. On the way you will see a monument to the crew of the legendary bombardment "Ilya Muromets" from the times of the First World War.
Visit the most mystical place of Belarus- Golshany.
Book our combined bus tour to the sights of Belarus, and you will see the picturesque ruins of the "Black Castle", a mysterious monastery of the Order of the Franciscans. Dinner*.
Then you will see Gervyaty and the church of Holy Trinity.
Moving to Gervyaty (~ 65 km) - a survey of the majestic Neo-Gothic church of the Holy Trinity and a delightful arboretum. Departure by evening train from Molodechno. (Recommended train No. 030Th. Departure at 23:21, arrival in Moscow at 09:20).
The organizers have the right to make some changes in the tour program without reducing the volume and quality of services: the replacement of the hotel is equivalent, provision of lunches in restaurants and cafes on the route depending on their loading, to make changes in the excursion program depending on objective circumstances.
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