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Take a stroll and enjoy the views

One of my favourite areas of the city. A mix of modern with Soviet; lots of green areas to enjoy... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
Ana L
Boliden, Sweden
Take a stroll

Lovely riverbank to take a long easy walk. Lots to see and plenty of little places to grab a bit to... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2018
Brenton K
Adelaide, Australia
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Yanki Kupaly St., Minsk, Belarus
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

One of my favourite areas of the city. A mix of modern with Soviet; lots of green areas to enjoy with the family, or go for a run.

Thank Ana L
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Lovely riverbank to take a long easy walk. Lots to see and plenty of little places to grab a bit to eat or drink

Thank Brenton K
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Lovey place for a walk, lots of nice places to eat and drink along the way. Saw a few people on boats to hire as well

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Reviewed April 4, 2018

We were not lucky with the weather, it was cold and foggy. From this point we could have a good view of the city buildings, but it was foggy.

Thank ShavyB
Reviewed April 4, 2018

This embankment is located in the center of Minsk. Water, trees, green places. Very nice walks. Be aware that in wintertime, apparently, there are no open bars inside of it.

Thank Thombly
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Located within the city limit of Misk city center where it house a number of interesting Park such as The Gorky Park, Janki Kupaly Park & Alleya Druzhby.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Feels strange when you are walking on the side of the river. All the tourist attractions, shopping areas on the sides of the river and you can see people running around, yet it is so calm and peaceful. Keep in mind, the river is long...More

1  Thank pg_trip_021
Reviewed October 23, 2017

An ideal way to see parts of the city of Minsk from Gorky Park up to Victory Park via Yanki Kupaly Park, the Old Town and the Island of Tears. Well paved on both sides for most of the journey with plenty to see and...More

1  Thank ColinD1308
Reviewed October 18, 2017

There is a well used path along both sides of the river, this is a pleasure to wander alongside the river and stop off now and then for a coffee or a nice cold beer

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

The Svislach river banks offer a lot of great opportunities to go for a walk and to see the beauty of this place. I also recommend to walk from the Upper City toward the Museum of the Great Patriotic War, along Prospekt Pieramoscau, past the...More

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