Private day tour from Vilnius to Belarus (Grodno)
One of the most popular tourist destinations in Belarus is Grodno. The charming old ‘town of kings’ has the country’s largest ensemble of historical buildings, including two medieval castles. In addition, visitors from dozens of countries do not need visas if they stay in Grodno and the neighboring areas up to 10 days.
per adult from
10 hours 30 minutes
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- WiFi on board
- Private transportation
- Bottled water
- Professional guide
What's excluded :
- Travel voucher to Belarus
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Grodno, Grodno, Grodno Region
- Grodno Synagogue - The Great Synagogue of Grodno was built from 1576 to 1580 by Santi Gucci, who designed a Wooden synagogue at Rabbi Mordechai Yaffe's invitation. The synagogue twice totally burned down. Under the supervision of Iya Frunkin, the Jewish community built new synagogue in the eclectic and moorish style from 1902 to 1905.
- Fire lookout tower - Fire lookout tower is an architectural monument of the late nineteenth century. Since ancient times, Grodno suffered from fires. In 1897, in the highest part of Grodno, near the castles they began to build fire towers. Since opening in 1900, the tower remained the tallest building in the city for more than half a century. The height of the tower is equal to the 8-story building.
- New and Old castle - The New Castle in is a royal palace of Augustus III of Poland and Stanisław August Poniatowski where the famous Grodno Sejm took place in 1793. New Hrodna Castle is 116 metres (381 ft) above sea level. The royal residence was built on the high bank of the Neman River at a little distance from the Old Hrodna Castle. The two castles are joined by a 300-year-old arch bridge.
- Kalozha - The Kalozha church of Sts. Boris and Gleb is the oldest extant structure in Grodno. The church was built before 1183. It is the only surviving monument of ancient Black Ruthenian architecture, distinguished from other Orthodox churches by prolific use of polychrome faceted stones of blue, green or red tint which could be arranged to form crosses or other figures on the wall.
- Grodno ghetto - Grodno was annexed by the Nazis in 1941 and the ghetto was established in the city's central part close to the castle and around the synagogue.
- Grodno central street – Sovetskaya + Lenin square
- Grodno roof viewpoint - enjoy a beautiful view of the old city, then the cafe on the roof of shopping center on the main pedestrian street of Grodno is an ideal place for this.
Duration: 6 hours
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
- Valid passport is needed- Travel voucher is needed, we provide TRAVEL VOUCHER for Belarus border crossing- After booking a tour travellers should provide passport details for the travel voucher- Travel voucher price is 10eur/pp including 1 day Belarus travel insurance
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.