Friday, September 7, 2012

Belarus part 5 - Silichi. The Olympic Village

The Olympic Village - Silichi - Belarusian Olympic Village

Silichy or Silichi (Russian: Силичи, Belarusian: Сілічы) is a ski resort situated in Lahojsk (or Logoysk), Belarus, located 30 km (18.64 mi) away from Minsk.
Silichy was officially open by the President of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko on January 29, 2005. The length of 3 routes for skiing is 2.5 km (1.55 mi), its total capacity is 1000 skiers per day and it has a 4-chair elevator. There are a parking lot for 500 cars, hotel accommodations and hire of skiing equipment.

The mountain skiing season starts in December and lasts until March (until there is no snow).

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