Gajtsunishki

Gajtsunishki - is a village of Voranava district, Grodno region of Belarus. The main attraction of the village Gajtsunishki is house-fortress, which was built in 1613. The house-fortress is a unique monument of architecture of the XVII century. House-fortress in the village Gajtsunishki preserved well enough. Also preserved some outbuildings. House-fortress in the village Gajtsunishki very attractive and interesting object for tourists and travelers, as it is totally unique in nature for Belarus, because in the whole country there is only one house-fortress. Besides building quite old, he was already more than 400 years. Balcony above the entrance to the house-fortress in the village Gajtsunishki was added in 1956.

However, there is one slight complication for tourists and travelers associated with a visit to the house-fortress in the village Gajtsunishki. The fact is that now in this building housed the National Mental Hospital for offenders in the state of mental disorder. Accordingly, the tours are not carried out, moreover object is Modal, guarded almost as a prison, and guests are not very much and welcome. For righteousness sake it should be noted that tourists are sometimes still allowed to go to the house-fortress and make a couple of photos, but there should not be delayed. In addition, the village Gajtsunishki located in the border area, just 4 km from Lithuania, so tourists should be ready at any moment to provide identification documents, and explain the purpose of his visit here to border guards or police.

Gajtsunishki

Gajtsunishki

 

Sketches of Napoleon Orda, Gajtsunishki:

Sketches of Napoleon Orda, Gajtsunishki