"Green cycling ring" - this is a unique opportunity to go around Minsk on a bicycle through the city's parks.
Do you want to see 14 unique cascades, a stunning panorama of Minsk, the most natural places in which it seems that you are far beyond the city of two million? Relax and rest will help Cycling route along the Slepyansk water system, landscape and recreational zone along the Loshitsa and Myshka rivers, through the Drozdy, Zaslavskoye and Tsnyanskoye reservoirs. Choose any section or drive all 66 km at once.
This route is not for athletes. It is needed for exploring Minsk, for walking. It is important to remember that there is no dedicated cycling infrastructure, so be careful and respect pedestrians when cycling.
Some of the territories of the proposed route were located in "reserve" and preserved their natural environment. In order to preserve this unique green corridor, it is important not to build up, but to develop pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure.
At the moment the track "Green cycle ring»Not always comfortable for cycling, but The Minsk Cycling Society has already proposed to the city authorities to transform this route and build an appropriate cycling infrastructure there.
"Green cycling ring" can become not only a favorite recreational route, but an attractive tourist attraction, in addition to the existing Svisloch bike path.
In addition, this route can be used as a transport route for moving from one district of Minsk to another, bypassing the motorways. More than 40% citizens of Minsk ride a bicycle. 3/4 of them use a bicycle to lead a healthy lifestyle. 115 thousand people from Minsk ride their bicycles to work on a regular basis.
You can download the track of the route by the link:
Great interview from the presentation of the route:
Photo and video: Evgeny Loiko
Music: Flicker In Eyes - Steven Perry