Visa-free entry established for foreign tourists visiting Augustow Canal
The simplified visa regime is expected to attract tourists and investments.Foreign tourists will be able to visit theAugustowCanalfor up to five days without visas, as specified in a decree signed by President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko. This applies to foreign nationals crossing theBelarus-Polandborder via the Lesnaya and Bruzgi checkpoints, as well as theBelarus-Lithuaniaborder via the Privalka checkpoint. Establishing a visa-free regime will contribute to an increase in tourist flow and investment attraction.