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Visa-free travel program

Visa-free travel program

As of 12 February 2017 foreign citizens are allowed to stay in Belarus for up to five days without visas, provided they cross the border at the Minsk National Airport. The Belarus president signed decree No. 462 on 26 December 2017 to extend the visa-free travel time for foreign citizens up to ten days in several areas in Brest Oblast and Grodno Oblast as from 1 January.

Brest makes educational cartoon for visa-free tourists
19 July, 19:33
So far this year the visa-free travel zone Brest has attracted over 7,500 visa-free travelers from 53 countries. The most active tourists came from Poland. The opportunity to visit Brest and the surrounding area also attracts tourists from Lithuania, Latvia, and Germany.
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Belarus MFA: Draft decree to extend visa-free entry program nearly ready
18 July, 12:10
The work on the draft decree of the Belarusian president is nearing completion. The document will extend the period of visa-free stay of foreign citizens arriving in Belarus through the Minsk National Airport, the ministry said.
Athletes from 11 countries to run marathon between Lithuanian Druskininkai, Belarusian Grodno
12 July, 18:31
The marathon will begin in Druskininkai's central square at 8:00. The finish line will be located in the Neman Stadium in Grodno. The distance between the two places is 42.195km. The runners will be able to cross the border without stopping.
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Belarus sports ministry suggests extending visa-free program to 15-20 days
29 June, 10:29
The decision to extend the visa-free stay has already been made. The question is about the duration of the new visa-free program. There are proposals to include more countries into this program.
Sergei Rakhmanov
Belarusian parliament ratifies visa-free travel agreement with China
28 June, 18:09
The House of Representatives ratified the agreement on 27 June. In line with the document, Belarusians will be able to stay in China visa free for up to 30 days during one trip, but not more than 90 days a year.
No major problems with visa-free travel in Belarus during 2018 FIFA World Cup
28 June, 17:34
“There have been no problems in principle,” the deputy minister said. He noted that the Belarusian law-enforcing agencies interact with Russian counterparts and exchange information as provided for in the Belarus-Russia visa recognition agreement.
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Hunting association chief: Visa-free program benefits hunting tourism in Belarus
27 June, 10:40
In 2016 the hunting grounds that make part of the Belarusian Society of Hunters and Fishermen welcomed 1,548 foreign hunters; 649 hunting tours were arranged. That brought nearly €600,000 in revenues. The upward trend remained in place throughout 2017.
Minsk National Airport
Belarus' visa-free program might be extended
21 June, 14:13
Work on the extension of the visa-free stay for tourists entering Belarus through Minsk National Airport is in progress. I think the results of this work will be in by the end of the year, Vitaly Gritsevich said.
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Traveler tax refund now available at Minsk National Airport
20 June, 18:22
A new tax refund office has opened at Minsk National Airport. It is located in the area of Duty Free shops near gates 2-3,” the press service noted. Currently, more than 400 stores have joined the Tax Free system in Belarus.
The session in progress
Lukashenko expects resolution of all problems at Belarusian-Russian border
19 June, 18:29
The head of state noted that protecting interests of citizens of both countries represents a special part in efforts to build and enhance the Union State of Belarus and Russia.
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