Gomel region

Gomel region of Belarus

Gomel region is located in the south-east of Belarus, bordered by Russia and Ukraine. In general, in the Gomel region of Belarus lowland relief is dominated. Rivers of the region belong to the basin of the Dnieper. Gomel region of Belarus is the richest with natural resources. There are oil, potash and rock salts, brown coal, oil shale, peat, chalk, gypsum and more. As a result of the Chernobyl accident a large part of the Gomel region of Belarus was subjected to radioactive contamination, many villages were resettled. On particularly polluted areas Polesie State Radiation Ecological Reserve was created. This is the only reserve in the world of this type. Also in the Gomel region of Belarus there is the National Park "Pripyat" - the land of unspoiled nature of Woodland.

Historical and cultural heritage of the Gomel region of Belarus includes numerous monuments of history, art, archeology and architecture, as well as many other attractions. In the Gomel region of Belarus there is the town of Turov - center of the ancient principality of the same name and one of the most important cities of Kievan Rus. Gomel with its beautiful park, beautifully-flung over Sozh, and other attractions is also important for historical and cultural heritage.

For tourists and travelers in Gomel region there are many museums, including museums of local history and folklore. Many other attractions of the area are waiting for their visitors and tourists. Also, tourists and travelers in the Gomel region of Belarus can enjoy fishing in the mighty and full-flowing rivers of this land.

Akciabrski district of Belarus

Akciabrski district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Akciabrski district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Akciabrski district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Brahin district of Belarus

Brahin district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Brahin district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Brahin district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Buda-Kashalyowa district of Belarus

Buda-Kashalyowa district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Buda-Kashalyowa district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Buda-Kashalyowa district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Chojniki district of Belarus

Chojniki district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Chojniki district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Chojniki district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Dobrush district of Belarus

Dobrush district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Dobrush district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Dobrush district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Gomel district of Belarus

Gomel district of Gomel region of Belarus has a significant architectural monuments and landmarks. Of course most of them are located in the city of Gomel. Most of the landmarks and attractions of Gomel are temples and cathedrals of different years of construction. Is also rich in Orthodox churches and the rest of the Gomel region. In addition Gomel has one of the most beautiful palaces in Belarus, which is currently located rich museum, and next to the palace, picturesquely stretched over a wide river Sozh beautiful park. Also preserved in Gomel and other historical urban development.

Jeĺsk district of Belarus

Jeĺsk district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Jeĺsk district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Jeĺsk district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Kalinkavichy district of Belarus

Kalinkavichy district of Gomel region of Belarus has several important architectural monuments and sights. Main of these monuments, a complex of buildings of the monastery in the village Yurovichi. Also in Kalinkavichy district survived several other small churches, mansions and historic buildings. Some temples were erected in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Kalinkavichy district may be of interest to tourists, pilgrims and travelers an active interest in Belarus and its history.

Karma district of Belarus

Karma district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have any architectural monuments and landmarks. In Karma district survived only a few historical buildings located in the city Karma. In the rest of the Karma district is significantly affected by the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant does not have any historical buildings, landmarks or monuments.

Loyew district of Belarus

Loyew district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Loyew district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Loyew district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Lyelchytsy district of Belarus

Lyelchytsy district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Lyelchytsy district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Lyelchytsy district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Mazyr district of Belarus

Mazyr district of Gomel region of Belarus has several important architectural monuments and landmarks. Most of the landmarks and attractions of the Mozyr district is located in the town of Mozyr, this Church and several Orthodox churches, and a whole range of other historic buildings. The town itself is very picturesque Mozyr is located in the hills on the banks of the Pripyat. In Mozyr district there are other architectural monuments and sights in other towns, mostly churches and manor.

Naroulia district of Belarus

Naroulia district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Naroulia district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Naroulia district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Pietrykaŭ district of Belarus

Pietrykaŭ district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Pietrykaŭ district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Pietrykaŭ district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Rahačoŭ district of Belarus

Rahačoŭ district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Rahačoŭ district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Rahačoŭ district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Rečyca district of Belarus

Rečyca district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Rečyca district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Rečyca district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Svietlahorsk district of Belarus

Svietlahorsk district of Gomel region of Belarus has several important architectural monuments and landmarks. Most of them are located in the city of Svietlahorsk, this church, picturesquely nestled on the banks of the Berezina, and several Orthodox churches and other historical buildings. In Svietlahorsk district also in other villages and towns have been preserved some of the sights and architectural monuments, mostly small churches, manor houses and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times.

Vietka district of Belarus

Vietka district of Gomel region of Belarus, unfortunately, does not have significant architectural monuments and landmarks. In Vietka district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. Sites and monuments of the Vietka district may be of interest to tourists and travelers really actively interested in Belarus and its history.

Čačersk district of Belarus

Čačersk district of Gomel region of Belarus is not very rich in architectural monuments and sights. In Čačersk district survived only a few small churches, mansions and other historic buildings. Some temples have been built in recent times. But among the remaining sites and monuments of the Čačersk district, Town Hall stands out very strongly in the city Čačersk, city hall is unique not so much for its architecture as by its very presence, which is not typical of the small towns in the eastern part of Belarus.

Žlobin district of Belarus

Žlobin district of Gomel region of Belarus has several important architectural monuments and sights. Among the landmarks and attractions Žlobin district is dominated by the historical heritage preserved in the village of Chyrvony Berah. Here perfectly preserved manor made a very interesting style, it has no analogues in Belarus, near the homestead is also a number of other historic buildings. Also in the village of Chyrvony Berah is located eponymous memorial complex children tortured during the second world war in a concentration camp located in the village. In Žlobin district there are other monuments and tourist attractions, which are dominated by the church and the manor.

Žytkavičy district of Belarus

Žytkavičy district of Gomel region of Belarus has several important architectural monuments and sights. It is located in the Žytkavičy district city Turaŭ. This city is one of the oldest in Belarus, was once the capital of the eponymous kingdom. Today in this city houses the museum, which is located within the foundation of one of the oldest stone churches in Belarus. Also in the town of Turaŭ beautiful preserved a more modern temple. Turaŭ are also very attractive for ornithologists, as right next to the town on a large island in the middle of Pripyat, where predators can not reach and rarely visited by people who inhabit a lot of rare species of birds. In Žytkavičy district there are other monuments and tourist attractions, which are dominated by the church and the manor.