According to the unwto, belarus’s $722 million in international tourism receipts dwarfs in comparison to ukraine ($5,083 million) and poland ($10,938 million) the many faces of belarusian tourism the web site of the belarusian ministry of tourism praises the country’s pristine nature and rich wildlife. Foreigners can also travel visa-free for 3 days to belovezhskaya pushcha national park in western belarus to do this, you should book tourism services in advance and fill in a online form, after which a simplified visa will be sent to you by e-mail bring a printout of the visa and a passport and enter the park from poland through the.
In belarus the background for developing this type of tourism is rather rich there are many mineral water resources, therapeutic peloids, speleo, climatic and phytotherapeutic resources this potential is used by various sanatorium-and-spa institutions on the territory of belarus. Types of tourism belarus’ untouched nature, unique forests and marshes attract those keen on ecological tourism from all over the world four national parks operate in the country: the bielaviežskaja pušča (belovezhskaya pushcha), the braslaŭskija aziory (braslav lakes), the prypiacki (pripyatsky) , and the naračanski (narochansky).
The belarus landscape is a major source of pride for the belarusian people and there are five renowned national parks across the country one of these – belovezhskaya pushcha - has been recognised as world heritage site by unesco. For a reason belarus is well-known in the world among fans of ecological tourism, biologists, photographers and birdwatchers over the course of history belarus was the “intersection” of multiple trade routes. Belarus natural history and wildlife belarusian landscape in belarus forests, 28 types of trees as well as around 70 types of shrubberies can be found they include: birch (across the country) pine (across the country) conifers (northern areas) oak (southern areas. Belarus’ amateur artistic groups are internationally respected and you can find performances around the country more about cultural attractions in belarus outdoor activities in belarus recreation in belarus is very important belarusian people love the outdoors and the cities of belarus have plenty of parks and open spaces.
Although the tourism industry is less developed in belarus than in neighbouring countries, the revenue derived from tourist activities increased dramatically in the early 21st century the belovezhskaya forest is one of the most visited destinations, and homestays on farmsteads have become popular. The types of tourism in belarus when speaking about tourism potential of belarus, it’s important to mention that it is mainly based on natural diversity and beauty and unique historic and cultural heritage including thousands of tourism objects of historic, cultural and architectural value, memorable places connected with the names of world’s outstanding historical and cultural figures.
30 day visa free travel us passport holders traveling to belarus via minsk international airport may enter visa-free for up to 30 days (the 30-day limit includes the day of arrival and the day of departure) for tourism or business. Note, that there is no belarus tourist voucher any more and all offers to sell one are outdated to say the least visa on arrival at minsk national airport [ edit ] belarusian visas can be obtained at minsk national airport ( iata : msq ) by nationals of countries with no consular offices of the republic of belarus for €90 or for €180 for citizens of countries with a belarusian consulate. The economy of belarus is world's 72nd largest economy by gdp based on purchasing power parity (ppp), which in 2017 stood at $1759 billion, or $18,600 per capita after the fall of the soviet union , all former soviet republics faced a deep economic crisis.
Belarus is a state open to cooperation, including in tourism one of the popular types of tourism is agro-ecotourism which utilizes the capacity of rural regions, local historical and cultural heritage.