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Petukhovshchina Destination Guide

Touring Petukhovshchina in Belarus.

Petukhovshchina in the region of Minskaya Voblastsʼ is located in Belarus - some 55 mi (or 88 km) South-West of Minsk, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Petukhovshchina

Time in Petukhovshchina is now 07:35 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Minsk" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Riga, Vilnius, Zaluzh'ye, Shtykhovshchyzna, Seylovichi or Vyazovets. Being here already, consider visiting Zazheche, Zavitaya, Stare Novosyulki, Rudawka, Petukhovshchina and Vishnyavyets. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Spring flooding

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The spring flood on Neman river, Belarus

Norton 850 in Belarus summer 2009

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A nice trip to Latvia, litauen, Belarus, Ukraine, Polen, old east Germany about 5000km

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Interesting facts about this location

Nesvizh Castle

Nesvizh Castle or Niasvizh Castle (Belarusian: Нясвіжскі замак, Niasvižski zamak, Polish: zamek w Nieświeżu, Russian: Несвижский замок, Nesvizhskiy zamok) is a residential castle of the Radziwiłł family in Nesvizh, Belarus.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 53.31, 26.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Castles in Belarus, Castles of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Radziwiłł family, World Heritage Sites in Belarus


Nesvizh is a city in Belarus. It is the administrative center of the Nesvizh District (rajon) of Minsk Province and location of the Nesvizh Castle World Heritage Site. Its 2009 population is 14,300.

More reading: Nesvizh homepage
Located at 53.31, 26.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Belarus, Populated places in Minsk Region

Battle of Mir (1812)

The Battle of Mir took place on 9 and 10 July 1812 during Napoleon's invasion of Russia. Three Polish Lancers divisions battled against Russian cavalry, ending in the first major Russian victory in the French invasion of Russia. Russian general Matvei Platov had eight Cossack regiments and two Don batteries deployed south of the village of Mir, when one brigade of the Polish Fourth Light Cavalry attacked his advance posts, numbering about 100 men.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 53.31, 26.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:1812 in Belarus, 1812 in France, 1812 in Russia, Battles involving Russia, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, French invasion of Russia, History of Belarus (1795–1918)

Mir, Belarus

Mir (Belarusian: Мір; Russian: Мир; both meaning "world" and "peace"; but the name most likely originates from the name of the river the settlement is situated on) is an urban settlement in Kareličy (Карэлічы) raion, Hrodna Voblast, Belarus on the banks of Miranka River, about 85 kilometers southwest of the national capital, Minsk. Mir village was founded sometime prior to 1345. It is home to a late medieval castle, which made the town the target of many attacks over the centuries.

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Located at 53.31, 26.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Historic Jewish communities, Populated places in Grodno Region, Shtetls, Urban-type settlements in Belarus

Mir Castle Complex

The Mirsky Castle Complex, is a UNESCO World Heritage site in Belarus located in the town of Mir in the Karelichy District of the Hrodna voblast, at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:53|27|4.46|N|26|28|22.80|E| | |name= }}, 29 km to the north-west from another World Heritage site, Nesvizh Castle. The construction of the castle began at the end of the 15th century, in the Gothic architecture style.

More reading: Mir Castle Complex homepage
Located at 53.31, 26.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Brick Gothic, Buildings and structures in Grodno Region, Castles in Belarus, Castles of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Gothic architecture in Belarus, Radziwiłł family, Visitor attractions in Grodno Region, World Heritage Sites in Belarus