One of the earliest of Belarusian cities is Novopolotsk. It is located six kilometers from Polotsk, on the left bank of the river Western Dvina. His appearance, he is obliged to take a decision on the construction of the Belarusian government in 1958, the largest enterprise which processes crude oil.
At the same time the city was erected for the builders, and then to those who worked at the factory. To expedite the work, the object is regarded as the All-Union shock Komsomol construction. At that time it meant a more reliable payroll and quick living space for each builder.
On the whole territory of the Soviet Union came here young people to take part in an organized grand project. The status of the city received in 1963. Now Novopolotsk lives about a thousand inhabitants.
The main image of the city is a factory-Polymir Naftan. Novopolotsk successfully entered into forest vegetation Zapadnaya Dvina basin. Accommodation is cozy and comfortable. In the vicinity of the city is enough interest, one of them is a picturesque lake Nescherdo. The transparency of the water, clean beaches, protected forest of pine trees - that's what attracts tourists not only from Novopolotsk and Vitebsk to this place, but with the post-Soviet space.
Last year the center was opened for people with disabilities, so that they were there in the afternoon and the new territorial center. Ongoing renewal of the sports complex «Chemist». Arena ice needs a solid investment of money, so do not go out completely close the question in its repair.