Nesvizh Palace and Mir Castle Tour
The magnificent castles of Belarus - Mir and Nesvizh - are the most significant sights of the country, appreciated and recognized all over the world. It’s proved by their honorable placement into the UNESCO World Heritage List. Located 100 kilometers from the capital, they will tell you their incredible stories, riddles and secrets. Built in the 16th century, they still live their lives and are ready to be explored by their guests.
The five-tower castle built in Belarusian Gothic style rises above the quiet and cozy village of Mir. At the very first glance you realize that the Mir Castle is unlike any other. Here you can walk around the charming park, look into the family chapel-tomb, go down to the unique medieval prison in Belarus, wander through the castle towers and battle galleries, and also enjoy a rich internal museum exposition consisting of 35 rooms.
Nesvizh Palace and park with amazing alleys and lakes is the most beautiful castle and park ensemble of Belarus. Constructed by the powerful Radzivil family in the 16th century, the castle became the pearl of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, and remains it till nowadays. This palace has passed through wars, fires, and robberies, but still keeping its secrets. During the tour you will learn about the most romantic ghost of Europe, about how dukes drove in a sledge during the summer, why the pickled hedgehog became a favorite dish of the royal cuisine, as well as many other amazing facts.
The second temple in the world built in the Baroque style is the Nesvizh Catholic Church of God's Body, which is one of the most beautiful temples of Belarus. The church is perfectly preserved and invites you to admire the unique frescoes of the middle of the 18th century and the biggest icon of the country.
How did the elevator look like in the 17th century? What was the weight of the armor of a 6-year-old knight? Why did prisoners come out blind from the local prison? Why did they add gold to sweet dishes? Our professional guides will tell you about this, as well as about many other things.
Nesvizh Palace and Mir Castle Tour - 12 hours
Only Nesvizh Palace – 6 hours
Only Mir Castle – 6 hours
Nesvizh Palace and Mir Castle Tour: till 16 years – 30 EUR, adults – 35 EUR
Only Nesvizh Palace: till 16 years – 24 EUR, adults – 30 EUR
Only Mir Castle: till 16 years – 24 EUR, adults – 30 EUR
Excursion service inside the castle and palace (including tickets)