The Belarusian capital is slowly gaining notoriety and, if you also plan to visit it, you will discover that for getting from the airport to the city center, the best solution is the Minsk Taxi service. In fact, by booking the private taxi service in advance, you will immediately know the final transportation fare and can already pay the transfer to avoid inconvenience with currency exchange.
Minsk is in a very mountainous area and, for this reason, its climate is not as harsh as that of neighboring Russia and makes your visit pleasant even in spring and autumn. It is one of the oldest cities in Europe and, over the years, has been the center of numerous political and cultural transformations: its last reconstruction regrettably dates back to the 1950s, because most of the buildings were destroyed during the Second World War.
Most of its streets and buildings are influenced by the Soviet style, and it is one of the most well-kept cities in the world: its parks are perfectly maintained, and it will be difficult to find disorder. It is possible to walk in both the upper and lower cities, and in both there are many sights. In this article you will find all the information you need to start your visit in this beautiful city on the right foot, taking advantage of the private fixed-price taxi service with which you will be welcomed directly inside the airport.
What to see in Minsk
Among the sights in the capital, Belarus are the most important:
- Museum of Patriotic War: Here are collected many findings of the Second World War, such as medals of bravery, uniforms and military means;
- National Library of Belarus: Inside a building with a unique architecture, numerous volumes and exhibitions are kept on up to 23 floors;
- Church of Saints Simon and Helen: Its main characteristic is the red bricks with which it is built, which make it stand out from the other buildings that surround it;
- Gorki Park: It is the greenest area of the city and its interior contains a planetarium, an observatory and attractions for children.