31 days in Tajikistan & Belarus Itinerary

31 days in Tajikistan & Belarus Itinerary

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1
Khujand, Tajikistan
— 2 nights
2
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
— 4 nights
3
Khorog, Tajikistan
— 2 nights
4
Qurghonteppa, Tajikistan
— 1 night
5
Vitebsk, Belarus
— 3 nights
6
Grodno, Belarus
— 4 nights
7
Brest, Belarus
— 3 nights
8
Nesvizh, Belarus
— 1 night
9
Minsk, Belarus
— 6 nights

2
nights
Khujand, Tajikistan

Khujand ©
For many, a trip to Khujand happens en route from Uzbekistan or Kyrgyzstan to the scenic Fann Mountains or Zeravshan Valley.
Khujand is known for museums, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for gifts at Panjshanbe Bozor, don't miss a visit to Kamal Khujandi Statue, stroll around Park Kamal Khudzhandi, and explore the activities along Kayrakkum Reservoir.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Khujand online vacation planner.

Nassau, Bahamas to Khujand is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Nassau to Khujand is 10 hours. Traveling from Nassau in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Khujand, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Dushanbe.

Things to do in Khujand

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Kayrakkum Reservoir ©
Kayrakkum Reservoir
Panjshanbe Bozor ©
Panjshanbe Bozor
Kamal Khujandi Statue ©
Kamal Khujandi Statue

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Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Dushanbe ©
Little more than a small town at the turn of the 20th century, Dushanbe grew rapidly during the Soviet era and now serves as the national capital and home to nearly 800,000 people.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dushanbe: Hisor (Hisor HIstorical and Cultural Preserve & Hisor Fortress) and Fann Mountains (in Ayni). There's still lots to do: walk around Rudaki Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Ismoil Somoni, contemplate the waterfront views at Iskanderkul Lake, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Tajikistan.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Dushanbe trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Khujand to Dushanbe in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Khujand in July, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Dushanbe. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Khorog.

Things to do in Dushanbe

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hisor, Iskanderkul Lake, Fann Mountains
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Rudaki Park ©
Rudaki Park
Iskanderkul Lake ©
Iskanderkul Lake
National Museum of Tajikistan ©
National Museum of Tajikistan

2
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Khorog, Tajikistan

Khorog ©
The main town of the Pamirs, Khorog sits in a steep river valley at the point where two rivers meet.
On the 10th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden, walk around Khorog City Park, pause for some photo ops at National Flag of Tajikistan, thenexplore the activities along Bulunkul Lake, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Garm Chashma, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Afghan Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Khorog Regional Museum, thenpause for some photo ops at Somoni Statue, and then pause for some photo ops at World War II Memorial.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Khorog trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Dushanbe to Khorog takes 3.5 hours. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Qurghonteppa.

Things to do in Khorog

Parks Nature Shopping
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Bulunkul Lake ©
Bulunkul Lake
Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden
Garm Chashma ©
Garm Chashma

1
night
Qurghonteppa, Tajikistan

Qurghonteppa ©
Qurghonteppa or Kurganteppa, formerly known as Kurgan-Tyube, is a city in southwestern Tajikistan, which serves as the capital of the Khatlon region. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museum Bibikhonum, don't miss a visit to Mausoleum of Khodzha Moshad, thendon't miss a visit to Buddhist Monastery Ajina-Tepa, thenexplore the activities along Sacred Spring Chiluchor Chashma, and finally pause for some photo ops at Ismoil Somoni Monument.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Qurghonteppa tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Khorog to Qurghonteppa by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Vitebsk.

Things to do in Qurghonteppa

Nature Parks Museums
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Museum Bibikhonum ©
Museum Bibikhonum
Buddhist Monastery Ajina-Tepa ©
Buddhist Monastery Ajina-Tepa

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nights
Vitebsk, Belarus

Vitebsk ©
Vitebsk or Vitsebsk, is a city in Belarus. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vitebsk: Orsha (St. Ilya Church, Ethnographic Museum Mlyn, &more) and Polotsk (Former Water Tower, Symeon of Polotsk Monument, &more). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uspensky Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Monument to Alexander Nevsky, don't miss a visit to Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk, and snap pictures at Pushkinskiy Bridge.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Vitebsk trip itinerary maker site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Qurghonteppa to Vitebsk. Traveling from Qurghonteppa to Vitebsk, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Qurghonteppa, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Vitebsk, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grodno.

Things to do in Vitebsk

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Polotsk, Orsha
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Uspensky Cathedral ©
Uspensky Cathedral
Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk ©
Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk
City Hall (Ratusha) ©
City Hall (Ratusha)

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Grodno, Belarus

Grodno ©
The capital city of the region of the same name, Grodno (also called Hrodna) was built around the river flowing through it, and is known as a hub for the arts celebrating both modern and classical culture with three major theaters, a philharmonic society, and a multitude of museums.
Get out of town with these interesting Grodno side-trips: Ruzhany (Church of St. Peter and Pavel, Ruzhany Palace, &more) and Lida (Sun Clock, Lida Castle, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church, see the interesting displays at Grodno Gates, get to know the resident critters at Grodno Zoo, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Jesuit Catholic Church.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Grodno trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vitebsk to Grodno takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Brest.

Things to do in Grodno

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Ruzhany, Lida
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Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church ©
Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church
The Jesuit Catholic Church ©
The Jesuit Catholic Church
The Old Castle ©
The Old Castle

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Brest, Belarus

Brest ©
A sharp contrast to the capital of Minsk, Brest is a city filled with fortress ruins, old culture, and medieval history.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brest: Monument to the Founder of Kamyanyets (in Kamyanyets), Byaroza (Carthusian Monastery & Spiritual and Patriotic Complex) and Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park (in Kamianiuki). There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress, make a trip to Lights Alley, go for a walk through Sovetskaya Street, and see the interesting displays at Brest Railway Museum.

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Traveling by car from Grodno to Brest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Brest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Nesvizh.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Byaroza, Monument to the Founder of Kamyanyets, Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park
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Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress ©
Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress
Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park ©
Bielaviežskaja pušča National Park
Sovetskaya Street ©
Sovetskaya Street

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night
Nesvizh, Belarus

Nesvizh ©
The birthplace of many renowned poets and authors like Yakub Kolas and Kumza Chorny, Nesvizh (referred to as a memorial city), celebrates a long and rich history in the arts.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Nesvizh Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh, thenexplore the historical opulence of Mir Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel and Burial Vault Svyatopolk-Mirskikh.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nesvizh trip planner.

You can drive from Brest to Nesvizh in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. July in Nesvizh sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Minsk.

Things to do in Nesvizh

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Mir
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Nesvizh Castle ©
Nesvizh Castle
Mir Castle ©
Mir Castle
Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh ©
Corpus Christi Church in Nesvizh

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Minsk, Belarus

Minsk ©
As the capital and largest city of Belarus, Minsk represents a cultural center full of churches, libraries, museums, and theatres.
Explore Minsk's surroundings by going to Bobrujsk (Central Library of Bobrujsk & Bobruisk local history museum) and Dudutki Museum Complex (in Ptich). Next up on the itinerary: get lost in a book at National Library of Belarus, walk around Victory Park, don't miss a visit to Independence Square, Minsk, and pause for some photo ops at Island of Tears.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Minsk day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Nesvizh to Minsk takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Minsk, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Minsk

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trips

Bobrujsk, Dudutki Museum Complex
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National Library of Belarus ©
National Library of Belarus
Church of Saints Simon and Helena ©
Church of Saints Simon and Helena

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