Information about Belarus
Population: 9.648.533 (est. 2009)
Capital: Minsk 1 901 700 inhab. (2012)
Official Languages: belarusian, russian
The national flag of Belarus is Belavia Belarusian Airlines (B2)
Main cities: Minsk, Gomel and Maguilov
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Belarus in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Belarus, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Belarus - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Belarusian ruble
Time Zone: (GMT+2) Summer Time (GMT+3)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria , Hepatitis A and MMR vaccine.