Tour «1.4 New Year in Minsk and Brest, 4 days»
Join our combined bus tour across Belarus.
December 31 - Arrival in Minsk, a meeting at the railway station at the carriage 5 of your train with a yellow sign "тур Белая Русь – Новый год" (''Belaya Rus tour – New Year”), transfer to the hotel, accommodation at the hotel (accommodation immediately upon arrival, fr om 01.00). Issuance of information package (memo with detailed program, map of Minsk). Breakfast buffet in the hotel restaurant.
Excursion to the Museum of Material Culture Dudutki.
The New Year's tour begins with a surprising trip. Book the excursion on our website, and an amazing trip awaits you: a serious excursion with frivolous adventures - tasting moonshine, riding a horse, treating a miller. Dudutki is one of the most visited museums in Belarus, a museum-skansen. Created in 1995 by the efforts of enthusiasts led by E. Budinas, this ethnographic museum is now one of the most visited in Belarus!
Excursion to Dudutki with departure from Minsk continues.
Monuments of the national life, the working workshops of the Belarusian manor of the XIX century are waiting for you during this excursion. You will see the only active windmill in Belarus and taste the entertainment from the miller; You will visit the pottery workshop and see the master behind the potter's wheel, demonstrating his art before your very eyes; Visit the ancient forge of the XIX century. And you can forge a horseshoe for happiness. And also the traditional workshop of carpentry with the amazing tools of old masters; A picturesque bakery with a history of bakery; Exhibition of vintage cars. And everywhere - ethnographic entourage and interactive action. In addition, there is a stable with the Oryol trotters, and ostriches, and wild boars, and other livestock. You are also rolled out on old carriages and spans, you will visit the picturesque glade of picnics, you will be able to plunge into the atmosphere of a gentry manor. During the tour, you will have 3 tastings:
• at the moonshine (moonshine, bread, salted cucumber, honey);
• in a bakery (freshly baked bread, 3 types of cheese, butter, tea);
• at the mill (peasant bread with bacon).
Here you can buy good souvenirs, make beautiful photos. Lunch in the Belarusian national style. Return to Minsk. Free time, walks around Minsk - all nearby!
Meet 2019 New Year together with VETLIVA!
Don't you know wh ere to meet New Year 2018 in Belaruscheerful and original? 22.00-5.00 - Merry New Year banquet (additional fee) in the hotel restaurant. A rich menu: a large number of snacks, meat, fish, vegetable, assorted salads, a hot dish with garnish, fruit, 1/4 of a bottle of wine, 1/2 bottles of vodka and 1/4 of a bottle of champagne per person, juice, mineral water. Entertainment program - leading, Santa Claus and Snow Maiden, live music, performances of artists, competitions, jokes. New Year's Eve in Russian and in Belarusian! Magnificent New Year fireworks (city fireworks next to the hotel - 500 m!). Overnight in Minsk.
January, 1 - Late New Year's breakfast buffet.
Sightseeing tour around Minsk.
During the tour you will learn about the past of the city in a wide historical framework. The Principality of Polotsk, the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Rzeczpospolita, the Russian Empire, Soviet Belarus and the Republic of Belarus - this is the path that Minsk has traversed for centuries. You will see the msin sights of Minsk:
- Cathedral - Orthodox and Catholic - cathedrals of the XVII-XVIII centuries;
- Petro-Pavlovsky church of the beginning of the XVII century and the "Red" church of the early twentieth century;
- the oldest street Nemiga that started from the tree-hardened fortress - Minsk Castle,
- and the picturesque Upper Town.
Much more sights wait for you further.
Book the combined bus tour across Belarus on our website, and you will see the grand ensembles of the main squares and avenues of the city, monumental public buildings of the era of constructivism, squares and parks will appear before your eyes. The tragedy of city residents during the Great Patriotic War; Modern, dynamically developing Minsk of the turn of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries - all this will also be reflected in the excursion.
A pedestrian walk along the Trinity Suburb.
Here the life of the city was in full swing the century before last and wh ere museums, souvenir shops, cozy cafes, taverns and much more are attracting visitors today. You will also see the grandiose Minsk arena, the October Square with the country's main Christmas tree, the National Library.
And during an excursion to the Town Hall. You will learn about the work of the city magistrate, the traditions of the Magdeburg law, the pages of the life of pre-revolutionary Minsk. Here you will find a half-hour gala concert: the most popular compositions of world classics, the best melodies of the 20th century, Christmas songs performed by string quartet. This concert will complete the tour of the Belarusian capital in time and space.
And in the Old Town in the Town Hall you will find a tour-presentation and a half-hour concert: the most popular compositions of world classics, the best melodies of the 20th century, Christmas songs performed by string quartet. Late lunch with a glass of wine in the hotel restaurant. Free time, walks in Minsk, walking in the city - all nearby! Overnight in Minsk.
January 2 - Breakfast buffet, eviction from the hotel.
An excursion to Brest and Brest fortress wait for you.
Departure from Minsk to Brest-Belovezhskaya Pushcha. Picturesque landscapes and the history of numerous settlements located near the main road of Belarus - the "Belarusian equator" - will leave bright memories for the traveler.
Arrival in Brest, lunch.
Visiting the famous Brest Fortress.
The main sight of Brest, which you will see having booked the excursion on our website, built in 1842, twice included in history: here in the White Palace in 1918, peace was concluded between Soviet Russia and Germany; And here it was heroically defended by its garrison in the first days of the Great Patriotic War. Inspection of the majestic memorial "Brest Fortress-Hero", which includes forts, bastions, barracks, sculptural compositions. Visit the museum of defense of the Brest Fortress, located in the old barracks on the central island of the fortress - Citadel. The museum is famous for its rich exposition and does not leave anyone indifferent.
Accommodation in the hotel. Free time, walks around
the city, shopping. And at sunset on the main pedestrian street of Brest, you can admire the
daily ceremony of lighting retro lights with a lantern in the form of Peter's
times. Take a picture with him - for luck! Overnight in Brest.
January 3 - Breakfast buffet, eviction fr om the hotel.
Sightseeing tour of the picturesque Brest.
Brest is an ancient city on the border of Belarus and Poland (the first mention in 1019!). The city has an ancient and rich history: the first of the Belarusian cities, he received the Magdeburg Law; Here in 1596 the Brest Church Union was concluded, uniting the eastern and western branches of Christianity; Here lived many outstanding people. In 1921, Brest became part of Poland, and in September 1939 - in the USSR.
Book the fascinating trip on our website, and you will see the cultural heritage of this city, its ancient and modern monuments: St. Simeon's Cathedral, Mykolayiv Brotherhood Church, mansions of the XIX - early XX century. You will walk along the picturesque main street of the city, take photos of numerous street sculptures.
Excursion to the National park of Belarus Belovezhskaya Pushcha.
This National Park, listed in the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List, which combines a rich flora and amazing landscapes. Here grows the highest spruce of Europe, it is home to powerful bison, there is an amazing variety of animal world. A lot of great names are associated with these edges - from the brothers Tyshkevich and Tyszengauz to Napoleon and Nicholas II.
In Pushcha you will visit the Museum of Nature, a rich collection of exhibits of which represents a complete palette of flora and fauna of Belarus.
Visit the estate of belarusian Santa Claus.
Book the fascinating New Year's bus tour, and you will see a fabulous manor with numerous buildings and surprises. The estate is located in the depths of Belovezhskaya Pushcha, wh ere bisons for bisons are equipped. Here, Santa Claus and Snow Maiden's huts are built, the Santa Claus gifts store "Skarbnitsa", a mill. Our excursion is the best way of spending New Year vacations and the rest with children. Visit the enclosures with animals. Free time for photographing and buying souvenirs from wood, clay, straw.
Dinner. Seeing off at the railway station to Brest by 4.30 pm, departure home or return with a bus to Minsk and departure from Minsk after 23.00. Happy road!
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