20 days in Ukraine & Belarus Itinerary

20 days in Ukraine & Belarus Itinerary

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20 days in Ukraine & Belarus Itinerary

Start: Lviv, Ukraine
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Lviv, Ukraine
— 2 nights
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Brest, Belarus
— 2 nights
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Minsk, Belarus
— 2 nights
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Pinsk, Belarus
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
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Lviv, Ukraine
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
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Vinnytsia, Ukraine
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
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Odessa, Ukraine
— 5 nights
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Uman, Ukraine
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
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Kamianets-Podilskyi, Ukraine
— 1 night
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Lviv, Ukraine
— 2 nights
End: Lviv, Ukraine


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Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lviv day trip planning website .

If you are flying in from Ukraine, the closest major airport is Lviv International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Brest.

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Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Rynok Square ©
Rynok Square
Old Town ©
Old Town
Church of the Jesuits ©
Church of the Jesuits

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Rowing Canal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Resurrection Church, and then cool off at Aquapark Kup. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Temple of Alexander Nevsky, learn about all things military at Military History Museum of Suvorov, examine the collection at Brest Railway Museum, then don't miss a visit to Sovetskaya Street, then don't miss a visit to Lights Alley, and finally appreciate the history behind Millennium Monument.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Brest trip website .

Traveling by car from Lviv to Brest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Lviv to Brest is 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Brest are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Minsk.

Things to do in Brest

Theme Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Kobryn
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Aquapark Kup ©
Aquapark Kup
Memorial Complex Brest Hero-Fortress ©
St. Nicholas Cathedral ©
St. Nicholas Cathedral

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): get lost in a book at National Library of Belarus, then admire all the interesting features of Barysaw Arena, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Loshitskiy Park. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Victory Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of All Saints, admire all the interesting features of Minsk-Arena Complex, browse the different shops at Zamok Mall, then brush up on your military savvy at Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saints Simon and Helena.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Minsk online route planner .

You can take a train from Brest to Minsk in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Minsk can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pinsk.

Things to do in Minsk

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Borisov Arena
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National Library of Belarus ©
National Library of Belarus
Loshitskiy Park ©
Loshitskiy Park
Island of Birds ©
Island of Birds

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Pinsk, Belarus

Pinsk
Pinsk is a city in Belarus, in the Polesia region, traversed by the river Pina, at the confluence of the Pina and Pripyat rivers. For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Pinsk visit planner .

Traveling by car from Minsk to Pinsk takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Pinsk

Historic Sites
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Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv ©
On the 19th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, enjoy breathtaking views from Dormition Church, Korniakt Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Andrew, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lychakiv Cemetery, and finally pause for some photo ops at Adam Mickiewicz Monument. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Lviv City Hall, examine the collection at Chocolate Museum, look for gifts at Lviv Candles Manufactory, then see the interesting displays at Insomnia - The Haunted House, then take in panoramic vistas at Lviv High Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Beer Cultural Experience Center “Lvivarnya”.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Lviv holiday planner.

You can drive from Pinsk to Lviv in 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Pinsk to Lviv is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Vinnytsya.

Things to do in Lviv

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The House of Scientists ©
The House of Scientists
Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery

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Vinnytsia, Ukraine

Vinnytsia ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): ponder the design of Multimedia Fountain Roshen.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Vinnytsya trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Lviv to Vinnytsya in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Odessa.

Things to do in Vinnytsia

Museums Parks
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Multimedia Fountain Roshen ©
Multimedia Fountain Roshen

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Odessa, Ukraine

Odessa ©
Though most famous for the Potemkin Steps leading down the Black Sea coast, Odessa welcomes visitors with several other attractions, including beaches and an ornate opera house.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Beach Golden Shore and Central City Beach. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Deribasovskaya Street, pause for some photo ops at Duke de Richelieu monument, examine the collection at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at City Garden.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Odessa day trip planning app .

You can take a train from Vinnytsya to Odessa in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Mon) before leaving for Uman.

Things to do in Odessa

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Central City Beach
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Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Deribasovskaya Street ©
Deribasovskaya Street
Beach Golden Shore ©
Beach Golden Shore

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Uman, Ukraine

Uman ©
Uman is a city located in the Cherkasy Oblast (province) in central Ukraine, to the east of Vinnytsia. On the 27th (Mon), explore the activities along Ostashivskiy Lake, then examine the collection at Uman Art Museum, and then stroll through Sofiyivka Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Uman travel planner.

Drive from Odessa to Uman in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Tue) before leaving for Kamianets-Podilskyi.

Things to do in Uman

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Sofiyivka Park ©
Sofiyivka Park
Tomb of Rabbi Nachman of Breslev ©
Tomb of Rabbi Nachman of Breslev

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Kamianets-Podilskyi, Ukraine

Kamianets-Podilskyi ©
Kamianets-Podilskyi is a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine, to the north-east of Chernivtsi. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at The Smotrych River Canyon and then don't miss a visit to The House of the Russian City Council.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kamianets-Podilskyi driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Uman to Kamianets-Podilskyi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Lviv.

Things to do in Kamianets-Podilskyi

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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The Smotrych River Canyon ©
The Smotrych River Canyon
Armenian Well ©
Armenian Well

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Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): ponder the design of Blessed Virgin Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St.Yura Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Transfiguration, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Pravda B Gallery, make a trip to Chapel of the Boim Family, then explore and take pictures at Stadium Arena Lviv, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lviv trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kamianets-Podilskyi to Lviv takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Kamianets-Podilskyi in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Lviv, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Zhovkva
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Svyatogo Yura Cathedral ©
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral
Bandinelli Palace ©
Bandinelli Palace

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