- Distance: 70 km
- Duration: 04:30 hour
- Kind: Bus-Walking tours
- Language of training: Russian
Really to like identity of the Belarusian culture and traditions, it is necessary to go to the place where they arose. One of them – ancient Zaslavl. You will visit two most ancient ancient settlements and will touch walls of centuries-old temples. There are attention and examples of fortification numbering one thousand years. You can compare them to modern – to the place there will be a visit of grandiose system of strengthenings of times of the II World war - Stalin's Lines.
The excursion program- Ancient Zaslavl - Stalin line
Gathering the group
Moving in Zaslavl (25 km)
Tne settlement ZamechekDriving along the south-western outskirts of Zaslavl, one can not help paying attention to the ring shaft. It is located on the top of a hill, above the swampy bark of the river. The fortress, built more than a thousand years ago, was an important outpost of the north-western borders of Vladimir Svyatoslavovich. Since 985 the fortress is the same chronicle Izyaslavl, founded, according to legend, by Prince Vladimir for Rogneda and Izyaslav. About the dramatic events with the Polotsk princess Rogneda for centuries, remembered in Russia, chroniclers and epic owners. About what meanly and at the same time colorful narrations of ancient writings, about which numerous poetic and prose works are composed, theatrical performances and screen versions are put ...
Historic center of ZaslavlIn the external appearance of Zaslavl, traces of a provincial town are traced. Frequent inter-war wars, changes of owners caused great damage to the city. Many historical monuments were destroyed. Only some of them have survived to this day. The historical center of Zaslavl is the center of an ancient city with preserved monuments of architecture and archeology of the 10th-19th centuries. and museum facilities. It includes most of the historical and archaeological reserve "Zaslavl", as well as the houses of individual, mainly old, buildings.
Church of Nativity 0f The Blessed Virgin Mary in Zaslavl (visual inspection)Church of Nativity 0f The Blessed Virgin Mary - a monument of Baroque architecture of the XVIII century, wher the image of the Blessed Virgin Mary was placed in the main altar. After the Kalinouski uprising the church was passed to the Orthodox Church and a significant rebuilt was made in the Byzantine-Russian style, but the name of the temple and the ancient image of Virgin Mary was saved. Currently, it has been again returned to the Catholics and consecrated.
The settlement ValAfter the destruction of the first Izyaslav fort, a new one was erected - on the high bank of Svisloch. Since the XI century, it has its history and keeps it in the ramparts and mighty walls of a defensive church - now the Church of the Transfiguration of the Savior, which proudly towers over the site of the ancient settlement. Man-made fortifications and obstacles in combination with natural obstacles made Zaslavsky Castle at that time almost impregnable. The castle was a military, administrative, political and religious center of the city. The history of the ancient settlement is closely connected with the history of the whole settlement. The walls of the site will help you remember those distant times when the inhabitants of the city fought here, protecting their property and freedom.
Spaso-Preobrazhensky church in ZaslavlIn an environment of Shaft, in the 16th century the church was built. Instead of distinguished scenery, till the 17th century it was decorated by powerful walls and loopholes. The mission of the temple was not only in service to God, but also in defense of citizens. Being constructed for Protestants, it belonged in due time and to Catholics, and after – returned to orthodox parish. In 1833, in memory of the Church of the Transfiguration which was in Zaslavla and burned down, the temple was consecrated under these a name.
The ethnographic complex «Mill» (visual inspection)The 100th anniversary was celebrated by the oldest steam mill in Belarus. Today it is an ethnographic complex "Mlyn", which attracts guests with its authenticity and unique atmosphere. And the local steam mill is on the move. This is not a dead museum exhibit - the mill can be started at any time in a job that it has been doing for a long time - from 1910 to 1996, serving the people of Zaslavl reliably, and not only them. In addition, three floors of the mill occupy the most interesting exhibits.
Moving in Loshany (8 km)
Stalin Line historical and cultural complexFrom 1930th years there has begun the existence «Stalin's Line» - the system of nodal defensive works. Huge territories were occupied by her: from the Karelian Isthmus to coast of the Black Sea. On the basis of the Minsk ukreprayon the complex of the same name - «Stalin's Line» is created. Here the collection of the military and engineering equipment, largest in the CIS, which belongs both to the period of the Great Patriotic War and by post-war time is collected and also defensive works are presented a different look.
Moving in Minsk (38 km)
➥The end of the tour
The cost of the tour Ancient Zaslavl - Stalin line for individual and corporate groups
- 24/7 support
- Meeting at the hotel
|The cost||for person in group||for the group|
|2-7||from 1'672 ₽||11'707 ₽|
|8-19||from 809 ₽||15'371 ₽|
|20-52||from 449 ₽||23'335 ₽|
|53-68||from 367 ₽||24'946 ₽|
Included in the price
- certified guide services
- transport services
- other services
- entrance tickets
- Stalin Line 446 ₽ / 208 ₽
- 89 ₽ / 60 ₽
Ancient Zaslavl - Stalin line08-May-2019 Экскурсия замечательная, попали на реконструкцию. Замечательный гид Алексей, отлично владеет информацией и делится ей, отвечает на вопросы.
Ancient Zaslavl - Stalin line25-July-2018 Павел, который сопровождал нас в трех экскурсиях, продемонстрировал блестящие профессиональные качества (умение обширный исторический материал изложить доходчиво, не пожертвовав при этом качеством, хорошее образование и эрудиция, блестящий русский язык, что особенно приятно для группы из России, дисциплина и способность контролировать ситуацию и гибко на нее реагировать, отсутствие сбоев) в сочетании с личными качествами (добросовестность, приветливость, коммуникативные навыки на отлично, готовность отвечать на любые вопросы, яркая индивидуальность, харизма, искрометный юмор).
Ancient Zaslavl - Stalin line27-June-2018 Гид до ЛИНИИ СТАЛИНА - Оксана Владимировна. Огромное ей спасибо за интересный рассказ по дороге до места проведения экскурсии. Экскурсовод по ЛИНИИ СТАЛИНА - Лидия. Тут можно поставить огромное количество восклицательных знаков! Колоритная фигура, ощущение, что попал в то время.
Ancient Zaslavl - Stalin line06-June-2018 Гид Степан очень интересно и много рассказывал. Понравилось все.