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Orsha Destination Guide

Touring Orsha in Belarus.

Orsha in the region of Vitsyebskaya Voblastsʼ with it's 125,347 citizens is located in Belarus - some 123 mi (or 197 km) East of Minsk, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Orsha

Time in Orsha is now 02:21 PM (Tuesday). 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: Daugavpils, Smolensk, Pskov, Bryansk, Zubava or Pustynki. Being here already, consider visiting Yelino, Svistelki, Stavry, Panizowye, Pishchalava and Horad Orsha. 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

9°C / 47 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 1003.9 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 26th of September 2018
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 10°C (51 °F)
Night: 7°C (44 °F)
Thursday, 27th of September 2018
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)
Friday, 28th of September 2018
Light rain, strong breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)

Videos

Pieces of the Past - Orsha ( )

05:24 min ( April 30, 2012 by lastofavari)
Views: 342 - Rating: 5/5

Orsha, Belarus. Pieces of the Past, carved in the Present. Tracks "Virtue lost" and "Song of Mourning" were used under the terms of Creative Commons : Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 ( creat...

VLOG#1 Summer in the city Picnic!

01:33 min ( June 19, 2012 by hodaryonok)
Views: 120 - Rating: 4/5

Hodaryonok.blogspot.com hodaryonok.blogspot.com/2012/06/summer-in-city-picnic.html vk.com


03:13 min ( December 18, 2009 by Rukodelnik)
Views: 2,273 - Rating: 3/5

The nature of Belarus morning on Selish...

01:40 min ( May 13, 2012 by Alexej Simash)
Views: 65 - Rating: 0/5

The nature of Belarus, morning on Selishche's lake. Orshansky district , -,


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Interesting facts about this location

Orsha

Orsha is a city in Belarus in Vitebsk voblast on the fork of the Dnieper and Arshytsa rivers.

More reading: Orsha homepage
Located at 54.51, 30.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Belarus, Orsha, Populated places established in the 11th century, Populated places in Vitebsk Region, Shtetls

Balbasovo

Balbasovo (also given as Balbasava, Bolbasovo, Orsha Southwest, and Orsha) is a long-range bomber air base in Belarus, located 11 km southwest of Orsha. It has a long runway, large tarmac area, and 30 large revetments. A remote revetment area contains 5 bomber pads and probably 5 fighter pads. It was home to 402 TBAP (402nd Heavy Bomber Aviation Regiment) flying Tupolev Tu-22M3 (Backfire) aircraft as recently as 1991. The 402 TBAP's division headquarters were 326 TBAD at Soltsy-2.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.51, 30.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Belarus, Military installations of Belarus, Soviet Air Force bases, Soviet Long Range Aviation

Kopys

Kopys is an urban-type settlement in the Orsha Raion, Vitsebsk Voblast, Belarus. First references are dated by 1059. It is the birthplace of the current leader of the country, Alexander Lukashenko. The Kapust Hasidic dynasty originates in Kopys. By the end of the 18th century there was a Jewish typography in Kopys. A castle stood in the town of Kopys.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.51, 30.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Belarus

Quote of the moment

We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson