VISA FREE

In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus No. 462 of December 26, 2017, the visa-free order of entry and exit of foreign citizens to the territory of the special tourist and recreational park “Awgustow Canal” and adjacent territories has been amended, which will enter into force on January 1, 2018.

 

In connection with the expiration on December 31, 2017 of the validity period of the visa-free entry and exit procedure for foreign citizens approved by the Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus of August 23, 2016 No. 318, an amended visa-free entry and temporary stay of foreign citizens into the territory of a special tourist and recreational park “Awgustow Canal” and adjacent territories (“Augustow Canal” park).

 

The main changes in the visa-free order, effective from 01.01.2018 are:

 

– The maximum period of temporary stay of foreign citizens for tourist purposes in the territory of the special tourist and recreational park “Awgustow Canal” and adjacent territories has been increased to 10 days.

 

– A checkpoint at the railway station in Grodno and at Grodno airport is included in the list of checkpoints that carry out visa-free entry.

 

– The Grodno region fully included into the territory of the park “Awgustow Canal”.

 

– It is established that the period of visa-free stay of foreign citizens is the term of the tourist tour purchased, with the possibility of extending for a maximum of 10 days.

 

– The forms of the documents, which are the basis for visa-free entry, were changed.

YOU CAN STAY IN THIS TERRITORY WITHOUT A VISA FOR UP TO 10 DAYS

As a tour operator for inbound tourism with more than 25 years of experience, we can provide you or your clients all the necessary information and relevant documents for fisa free trip to Belarus.

How to obtain documents for visa-free stay?

visa free documents

To start cooperation with our travel agency you need to download the application document, fill  in the application form and send it to us via e-mail: travelwithsportintour@gmail.com

VISA-FREE BORDER CROSSING POINTS

vehiclesKuznica Bialystok – Bruzgi – around the clock


shipRudavka – Lesnaya – from May 1 to October 30


shipRailway station in Grodno – around the clock


shipObukhovo International Airport – around the clock

vehiclesRaigardas – Pryvalka – around the clock


shipShvyandubre – Pryvalka – From May 1 to October 30


Vehicle Rules & Regulations

To drive

ic one should have
  • a driving licence;
  • certificate of registration of the vehicle;
  • the contract of insurance "Green card"
*For personal vehicles a customs declaration is filled in .

Driving rules:

  • The speed limit:

60 km/h in cities and towns

90 km/h outside settlements

Exception – certain areas where there's a speed limit of 120 km/h

  • In Belarus we have right-hand traffic
  • In Belarus you mustn't drive if you have drinken any amount of alcohol
  • The driver is prohibited to use a mobile phone while driving .
  • In Belarus radar speed control is rather widespread. On motorways there are a lot of cameras for speed control

         It is important to know: in Belarus there are some toll roads

Import rules and regulations

visa free

Without filling in the customs declaration, you can import for personal use

  • Cash - up to $10 000
  • Up to 3 liters of alcohol. 200 cigarettes (or 50 cigars (cigarillos) or 250 grams of tobacco)
  • Total weight of baggage for personal use is up to 50 kg, total cost - no more than 1500 euros.

Persons under 18 are prohibited to import alcohol and tobacco products

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IT IS PROHIBITED TO IMPORT:

  • Weapons
  • Works of art and culture
  • Narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances(Medicines are allowed only for personal use)
  • Printed and audio materials, comprising:

appeals to terrorist activities; pornography; Nazi emblems or symbols.

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Fur further information contact us

TEL: +375 152 44-59-50

vel: +375 29 631-74-80

mts: +375 33 622-20-99

e-mail: travelwithsportintour@gmail.com

Without a visa you can visit:

Sightseeing in Grodno

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HOLIDAYS IN BELARUS

New year – January 1

Christmas (Orthodox) – January 7

Day of Fatherland defenders and Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus –February 23

Women's day – March 8

Constitution day – March 15

The day of unity of peoples of Belarus and Russia – April 2

Radunitsa - 9-th day after Orthodox Easter

Labor day – May 1

The day of the State Flag and Emblem of the Republic of Belarus – 2nd Sunday of May

Victory day – May 9

Independence Day – July 3

The October revolution day – November 7

Christmas (Catholic) – December 25


EMERGENCY NUMBERS

101 – fire rescue service
102 — police
103 — emergency medical care


THE NATIONAL CURRENCY

Belarusian ruble(Br)


URBAN TRANSPORT

  • buses, trolleybuses (you can buy tickests on the bus or in special kiosks at the bus stop
  • route taxi
  • taxi