Ecological tour to Belarus

Ecological tour to Belarus

price from $from 565 euro

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT TOUR

days

Itinerary: Minsk- Berezinsky reserve — the bog Elnya-Polotsk-Vitebsk

1 day. – Arrival to Minsk. Transfer to the hotel  «Yubileyny».

2 day.  Minsk city tour. Bus -walking excursion in Minsk.

Minskis the capital of the Republic of Belarus. Troitskoye Predmestye (Trinity Suburb) – the historic center of Minsk’s old town with houses of XVIII — XIX centuries, the Upper Town with the Town Hall and  Holy Spirit Cathedral. Picturesque streets,  homelike cafes  with Belorussian and European  cuisine, home of artisans, artists galleries. In this territory you can visit a lot of interesting places such as: The Cathedral of Saint Virgin Mary, shopping alley, and the ancient part of Nemiga area.The island of tears in the bend of the river Svisloch and the memorial complex «To the Sons of the Fatherland».

3 day.  Excursions in the reserve.

Breakfast. Check-out. Transfer to Berezinskiy reserve

Boundless forests, deep rivers and beautiful lakes have existed here for thousand years on the laws of their own, preserving the gorgeous world of animals and plants. Due to its natural variety Berezinsky reserve is unique and has no analogues in Europe (approved by UNESCO in 1979).

You will have a chance tovisit the Nature museum and open-air cages with wild animals & investigate natural environment during hiking on an ecological route (4 km)

Accommodation in the hotel «Serguch»

4 day.  Excursion to the bog Elnya

Breakfast. Check-out. Excursion to the bog Elnya

Republican landscape reserve «Elnya» is one of the most unique objects of the protected fund of Belarus. It is the largest lake-marsh complex in Belarus and one of the largest in Europe. On its territory there are about 30 large and medium lakes, the largest of them — Elno and Black, connected by a channel. Impressive for its size and beauty and other lakes of the array. In total, this unique natural complex has 118 lakes, including small ones.

The bog Elnya is a kind of natural chronicle. Its value lies in the fact that it is a monument of a distant ice age and one of the oldest sites in Belarus. Since human impact on him was minimal, unique plant and animal species were preserved here, as well as large peat deposits were formed.

Transfer to Polotsk. Accommodation in the hotel.

day. Excursion to Polotsk

Breakfast. Checkout. Excursion to Polotsk

Polotsk, the oldest of Belarusian cities, was first mentioned in ancient Slavic  chronicles “Tale of Bygone Years” in 862, is  famous as the city- museum itself & is called correctly Polotsk National Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve, the unique historical area where its monuments are being preserved, studied, restored and adapted for museum expositions. Altogether, Reserve includes 11 museums.

Transfer to Vitebsk. Accommodation in the hotel.

6 day.  City tour in Vitebsk  

Breakfast. City tour in Vitebsk

Vitebsk is known today as the “cultural capital” of  Belarus. Sometimes it is called also a”city of brides” due to the unique demographic situation there:one man to four women. Founded in 974(or perhaps 974,or 914)by Olga, the famous Princess of Kievan Rus on the high banks of the Western Dvina River. The city has a number of historic places of interest(  all in all  there are 223 objects  put on the National List Of Historical & Cultural  Values).

 7 day.  Excursion to the  linen factory

Breakfast. Check-out. Excursion to the  linen factory

Orsha Linen Factory is a textile enterprise, processing flax fiber and producing linen fabrics, as well as ready-made piece and sewing products from them. The factory can produce more than 1500 articles of fabrics of various weaves, sizes and patterns. Among them are fabrics for table and bed linen, furniture, curtain, decorative, toweling, costume and dress fabrics, side fabrics, fabrics for painting, decorative walkways.

Transfer to Minsk. Accommodation in the hotel.

8 day.  Breakfast. Transfer to Airport

The price includes:

  • transfer from Airport to Hotel and return transfer
  • city tour Minsk, Polotsk, Vitebsk with museum Mark Shagal, excursions to Berezinskiy reserve, linen factory in Orsha, the bog Elnya  with German-speaking guide
  • entry tickets on the routе
  • lunch in Orsha
  • car/minibus on the route
  • Accommodation in hotels:

—  «Yubileyny»***, Minsk —  TWIN  BB

—  «Serguch»***, Berezinskiy reserve —  TWIN BB

—  «Slavyanskiy»*** Polotsk —  TWIN BB

—  «Eridan»*** Vitebsk — TWIN BB

Pax 2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16
Price for person, EURO 1675 1309 936 793 703 644 599 565

Extra payment:

  • insurance police
  • airtickets

 Additional payment for Single room  –  95 Euro