Khatyn - The Mound of Glory (in English)
The fascinating bus trip together with VETLIVA across Belarus.
Book the excursion that can lead you through memorable places of the Great Patriotic War. In the history of mankind there are a number of tragic events, the memory of which must live forever, that would serve as a edification to subsequent generations. The tragedy of the Belarusian village Khatyn is related to such gloomy, but instructive moments in history. The example of this village served as an occasion for the creation of a memorial complex, which collected all the human grief that lost during the Great Patriotic War more than a quarter of its children. Book the bus tour across Belarus on our website, and you will see the memorial produces an incredibly strong psychological impression on everyone who set foot on his ashes strewn with ashes. Walking along the concrete paths of the deceased village, having heard the mourning ringing of the bells, seeing the silhouettes of the pipes of the burnt huts ...
Book the excursion to Khatyn with the departure from Minsk.
During the excursion you will not only learn the history of the occupation years, hear about the number of destroyed villages and the size of concentration camps, but you will feel the unprecedented energy of this mournful place and the size of the tragedy that befell ordinary people. Khatyn became a household name - a symbol of human cruelty and insanity, which should no longer be repeated.
On the way back visit to the Mound of Glory. It rises to 70.6 meters, to its top leads 241 steps. Passing through them, you will pay tribute to the feat of the people who won the Great Patriotic War.
The sights of Belarus, which must see everyone.