This tour has a minimum quantity number of persons of 2
Tour name: Minsk Time
Duration 3 days
Start: National Airport Minsk
Solo Travel, Group Travel
Forest and fresh air around you, experience new sensations and breathe deeply. You will receive a warm welcome at the airport despite the time of the year you will arrive in Minsk. After the flight you can relax for a while. The agile driver will place carefully your luggage in a comfortable car. National Airport Minsk is approximately 45 km from the main sights of the capital of the Republic of Belarus. The trip takes around 40-50 minutes. A professional guide, who has the obligatory state certification, will show you the most interesting local attractions.
Minsk (the chronicle Menesk, Men’sk) was first mentioned in the “Tale of Past Years” - a written text, which was created in the 11th century when the combined forces of Yaroslav the Wise’s three sons – Isyaslav, Grand prince of Kiev, Prince Vsevolod of Pereyaslavl and Prince Svyatoslav of Chernigov- conquered Minsk, and then, in the Battle of Nemiga, defeated the troops of the Polotsk Prince Vseslav Bryachislavich.
The program includes:
Transportation with a comfortable car on the route Airport-Hotel-Airport.
Accommodation in 3-4* hotel (city center or near the city center)
Meals (breakfast, lunch)
Sightseeing tour of Minsk (choose one from the following options):
- Minsk city bus (1.5 hours, audio guide)
- a walking tour in the city center (1.5 hours, tour guide (any language))
- individual tour (3 hours, personal guide, transport)
Arrival. Welcome by local guide. Transfer to the hotel, check-in. Make a choice: The Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater, the Musical Comedy Theater, the Circus. Walking in the evening city. Dinner at the hotel restaurant. Overnight stay.
Breakfast at the hotel. During the sightseeing tour you will get to know the history and culture of the city, you will have an opportunity to see the most famous sights of the capital of Belarus. You will have a walking tour through Independence Square; you will see a rare monument of Vladimir Lenin; you will hear the sad story of the Church of St. Simeon and St. Helena. From the window of the bus you may see the building of “Stalin’s Empire” style- the KGB, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the largest department store GUM. The KGB building on Independence Avenue was recognized as the best architectural construction in the USSR. You will take a walk along the Upper Town. There will be an opportunity to take a photo of the beautiful panorama of the city from the observation deck, to see the Cathedral of Holy Spirit, the Town Hall. On Victory Square you will have a chance to see one of the most grandiose and majestic architectural ensembles in Minsk and to make a walk along the streets of Trinity Suburb. During the lunch time you will be surprised at the variety of delicious dishes of Belarusian cuisine in the most popular restaurant " Kamyanitsa ".Free time.
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to the main food market of Minsk - “Komarovka”. Departure to the airport.
Please note that we are offering the best hotel rates. However, during the high tourist season the prices at hotels can be increase, so bookings should be done in advance.