- Distance: 450 km
- Duration: 13:30 hour
- Excursion subject: Holy places excursions
- Kind: Bus tours
- Language of training: Russian
Numerous ancient and majestic temples, monasteries, beauty and cosiness of the streets towering on the bank of Shchara and Issah. For quantity of sights Slonim is compared to Northern Athens. It is worth driving off on only 13 km and before you unusual to an eye construction – the most ancient Belarusian church of defensive type. 20 more km – and you in the place really surprising – Zhirovichsky Sacred and Uspensky monastery with the most ancient wonder-working icon.
The excursion program- Slonim - Zhirovichi - Synkovichi
Gathering the group
Moving in Slonim (200 km)
Slonim church of St. Andrew the ApostleIn the middle of the 18th century, slightly in a distance from the historic center, the fine church was built – its shape strikes guests with richness of finishing and plasticity of forms. The towers located at an angle, numerous niches and graceful lines betray to the temple special charm. Having passed through destructions, use under warehouses of a pickles and restoration – he everything also gracefully welcomes inhabitants and guests of Slonim.
Slonim Benedictine monastery (visual inspection)Benedictines – the oldest Catholic monastic order founded in the 6th century. They live in work and a prayer and train representatives of the "secular" world – more often it is girls from the shlyakhetskikh of families. In Slonim the monastery the benediktinok has been based by the wife of the Smolensk substeward. Nuns have come from the liquidated Smolensk monastery and were called as the Smolensk exiles. How their fate in Slonim was? You learn about it during the excursion.
Slonim Choral synagogueThe main synagogue in Slonim in spite of the fact that now is empty, kept the initial shape. Motives of safety also left the mark on a general architecture: the massive walls which are absolutely deprived of a decor and highly lifted windows loopholes hide an interior rich with ornaments. Certainly, the fact that now restores it pleases and it is probable, the museum of Jewry will appear here.
Moving in Synkovichi (13 km)
St. Mihail church in SynkovichiSaint Mikhail's church in Synkovichakh – the most ancient temple of defensive type in the territory of Belarus. The numerous loopholes, mashikul supporting perimeter of the temple of a tower – they cannot but attract attention. Such temple became for parishioners not only the place of rescue spiritual – but also shelters from enemy troops.
Moving in Zhirovichi (21 km)
Holy Dormition Monastery ZhirovichiIn the middle of the 15th century of the shepherdess among dense branches of a wild pear noticed a bright luminescence – found a small image of the Mother of God here and brought to the owner... Many miracles happened to image before the boyar Soltan built the monastery here. Now the life-giving image of a small icon enters one hundred most esteemed shrines of the orthodox world. For 500 years the Zhirovichsky Sacred and Uspensky monastery is Orthodoxy stronghold on the Belarusian lands. An excursion on the main center of the Belarusian Orthodoxy and the architectural complex of 17-18 centuries, largest in the country, and an okunaniye in a font traditionally accompany a trip to Zhirovichi.
Moving in Minsk (200 km)
➥The end of the tour
The cost of the tour Slonim - Zhirovichi - Synkovichi for individual and corporate groups
- 24/7 support
- Popular excursion
- Meeting at the hotel
|The cost||for person in group||for the group|
|2-7||from 2'619 ₽||18'331 ₽|
|8-19||from 1'510 ₽||28'688 ₽|
|20-52||from 785 ₽||40'821 ₽|
|53-68||from 649 ₽||44'160 ₽|
Included in the price
- certified guide services
- transport services
- entrance tickets
- other services
Slonim - Zhirovichi - Synkovichi14-October-2017 Спасибо огромное Анне, учли все пожелания группы, вежливы и внимательны. Экскурсовод просто настоящий профессионал, интересная и полезная информация в доступной форме.
Slonim - Zhirovichi - Synkovichi01-July-2017 Экскурсовод Татьяна Дмитриевна - профессионал, вся информация в ходе экскурсии была очень интересной, доступной и познавательной. Большое спасибо.
Slonim - Zhirovichi - Synkovichi17-July-2016 Экскурсовод замечательный, вежливый, внимательный, все доступно рассказывал,интересно,профессионал в своем деле.