2 hours, Start: 12:00-17:00
Did you know? Vitebsk developed from a river harbor where the Vićba River flows into the larger Western Dvina. Experience the most rewarding adventure with your family on our exclusive family walking tour. Our family-friendly local professional guide will make sure the kids have as much fun sightseeing as adults. The well-informed guide will take you on a 2-hour long walking tour. The tour has an easy pace and includes a stroll around the city center, highlighting the famous cultural and architectural sites. The whole family will have fun learning about Vitebsk’s fascinating and interesting sites. The stories shared by the guide are guaranteed to provide a few giggles as you wind down the off-beaten paths of the city. Let’s find out the capital city of the Vitebsk Region!
Aleksandr Konstantinovich Gorovets (Russian: Александр Константинович Горовец; 6 March 1915 – 6 July 1943) was the deputy squadron commander of the 1st squadron of the 88th Guards Fighter Aviation Regiment in the Soviet Air Forces during the Second World War. He is credited with shooting down nine German aircraft in one mission during the Battle of Kursk, making him the record holder for most aerial victories during a sortie of any pilot in the Soviet Air Forces. He was posthumously awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union on 28 September 1943.
Pushkin Bridge is a pedestrian bridge over the Vitsba River. Located in the city center, connects Pushkin Street and Tolstoy Street.
Built in 1961. Named after the Russian poet Alexander Pushkin.
Vitebsk (Russian: Витебск, pronounced [ˈvʲitʲɪpsk]) or Viciebsk (Belarusian: Ві́цебск, pronounced [ˈvʲitsʲepsk]), is a city in Belarus. The capital of the Vitebsk Region, it has 366,299 inhabitants, making it the country's fourth-largest city. It is served by Vitebsk Vostochny Airport and Vitebsk Air Base.