Tour name: To the Talent origination of the Greatest Artists
Duration: 4 days
Start: National Airport Minsk or Railway Station
Year- round itinerary
Solo Travel, Group Travel
The program includes:
Private transfers between the airport and accommodation
2 walking tours (Minsk and Vitebsk)
Train tickets Minsk – Vitebsk – Minsk
2 museums tickets
Full guide support
PAINTING MASTER CLASS
Our 4 day tour designed for Art and Culture amateurs. During the tour, you will visit the most creative city of Belarus – Vitebsk, which is also the birthplace of Marc Chagall and other famous avant-garde artists. You will understand why and how this place could inspire such a colourful and amazing artists and you will have a PAINTING MASTER CLASS there. In the capital of Belarus- Minsk, you will be inspired by the huge gallery and original works of famous artists from around the world.
Arrival in Minsk. Transfer to Vitebsk. Overnight in Vitebsk.
Sightseeing tour in Vitebsk. We drive along Castle Street, the shortest street in Vitebsk, to cross the Kirov Bridge over the Western Dvina River. From the bridge we enjoy a wonderful view to the highest church, attractions including: the 12th century Annunciation church, a monument to the 100th anniversary of 1812 war with Napoleon built of red granite and crowned with a two-headed eagle, Governor’s House in classical style and a number of other fascinating buildings and monuments.
Visit the House-Museum and Art-centre of Mark Chagall, Art workshop of paintings. A wonderful relaxed atmosphere where your creativity takes full control! You will get acquainted with the work of world-famous artist Marc Chagall. You will be able to create your own masterpiece under supervision of skilled artists.
Departure to Minsk – the cultural and administrative capital of the Republic of Belarus. Minsk sightseeing guided tour with the visit of Trinity Suburb, Holy Spirit Cathedral, Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul, Yanka Kupala Square, Yakub Kolas Square, Victory Square, etc.
Visit the National Art museum, which presents the richest collection of Belarusian and foreign fine art in the country. It includes works of ancient icon painting, sculpture, woodcarving, textile, paintings from the 19 – 20 centuries.
Visiting the performance in the Opera and Ballet Theatre (optionally). Overnight in Minsk.