«MINSK - THE CAPITAL OF BELARUS»
Информация о туре
- Тип тура: Excursions
- Тип транспорта: Tourist class bus
- Питание: Without meal service
Minsk is a Capital of the Republic of Belarus, and it’s located in the central part of the country. For the first time Minsk was mentioned in 1067.
Almost completely rebuilt after destructive World War II, nowadays it has wide streets, large parks, beautiful architecture, nice bars and restaurants. Minsk offers almost everything you need from a modern city, whether you came on business or enjoy weekend.
During the city tour you will have an opportunity to get acquainted with the most famous places of interest in Minsk:
· Victory Square - one of the main monuments dedicated to the Great Patriotic War. In the center of the square there is a 40 m high obelisk with the Victory order on the top.
· Troetskoe Predmestie - the historical part of Minsk that survived after the destroying Great Patriotic War. This place will give you an idea what the town looked like in the past.
· Minsk City Hall - was a symbol of the Magdeburg right that the city received in 1499. It was reconstructed in 2003 on the same place where it stood from 1582 until 1851 when it was destroyed.
· City Gate - two symmetrical buildings across the street from the railway station that could be perceived as a gate to the city for the visitors arriving by train or by bus to Minsk.
· Independence avenue - is the main thoroughfare of the city crossing Minsk from the south-west to the north-east. Only 10 houses survived on the avenue after the Great Patriotic War. Now it’s the main avenue of Minsk.
· National Library - 25-storied building in shape of a diamond, that is one of the most substantial projects in modern Belarus.
· Red church is the Roman-Catholic church of St.Semeon and St.Elena.
· Independence Square – is one of the biggest squares in Europe (half of the kilometer in length).
· Island of tears - the monument that was opened in memory of the sons of Belarus who died beyond the bounds of the country in the Afghanistan War.
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Included in the price: transport service; excursions.