If you want to know any country better, you should begin with the capital city, so our guide to Belarusian attractions begins in Minsk. This city has saved a lot of architectural monuments:
The Soviet era, especially, the Stalin Empire and modern architectural monuments are presented on the main street of Minsk is Independence Avenue. There are as buildings of national importance such as Palace of the Republic, so other cultural objects such as the Yanka Kupala National Academic theater, Belarusian State Circus and the National library of Belarus known as "Diamond of knowledge".
Minsk is a city-hero and at once several objects remind about it. They are:
Even if you do not have any opportunity to enjoy Belarusian sights, watch the program "Cities of Belarus". There you will see cultural monuments and architecture of other settlements of the country.
Our channel will help you to make a virtual journey through the famous reserve. You can see powerful bison and visit the residence of Santa Claus in the program "Belovezhskaya Pushcha".
After visiting Belovezhskaya Pushcha you can go to the Brest fortress, that is located nearby. There are two main attractions in Brest. The first one is the memorial complex "Khatyn". It is one of the most impressive monuments dedicated to the great Patriotic war. The second one is the sculptural composition "Thirst". Walls of the fortress tell us about the heroism of the Belarusian people and сherish thememory of the Soviet soldiers' heroism.
Belarus known as a country of castles. Famous Belarusian dynasties were building their own family estates on the territory of our country. The most famous among them are:
Each castle belonged to any noble or aristocratic family. If you want to know more about them you can find it in our program "Shlyakhta. Brutal history" and "History of Belarus".
Belarus is a country with high tourism potential. There are a lot of attractions here, even not all of the locals know about them. There are legends about the existence of mermaids, river-horses and devils. Belarus takes the second place in the world in the number of ghosts perhead. You can learn more about all the myths and legends while watching the program "Za granyu".
Amazing and various country in the heart of Europe is waiting for you!