How to come to the II European Games in Minsk.
To attend the II European Games, held in Minsk from June 21 to June 30, 2019, most fans and tourists can take advantage of “game visa-free”, which will operate in Belarus from June 10 to July 10, 2019.
This order of entry can take advantage of citizens of 74 countries for which there is a visa-free entry through the National Airport Minsk.
During this period, it will be possible to enter the country through any checkpoint (not only through the airport), provided that there is an original or electronic ticket to any event of the II European Games. Citizens of these countries can still travel without a pre-purchased ticket for the games, but then only through Minsk National Airport.
- Citizens of countries with which Belarus, on the basis of intergovernmental agreements, has a visa-free travel regime, can enter Belarus through any checkpoint, except points located on the Belarusian-Russian border:
Azerbaijan, Armenia, Argentina, Brazil, Venezuela, the administrative district of Hong Kong, Georgia, Israel, Kazakhstan, Qatar, China, Cuba, Kyrgyzstan, Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, Moldova, Mongolia, United Arab Emirates, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Ukraine and Ecuador.
Citizens of Russia can arrive in Belarus through any checkpoint.
- Citizens of other countries need to get a visa at the consular offices of Belarus in their country. You can obtain the visa by purchasing a ticket to the events of the II European Games Please.
Please, note when crossing the border it will be necessary to clearly indicate what kind of visa-free travel you will be in the country. If you specify on the "sports", then keep in mind that its action ends on July 10 and before this date you will need to leave the country.