Excursion to Khatyn

Khatyn was a village in Belarus, destroyed on 22 March 1943 punitive expeditions in retaliation for the murder of several German soldiers. In accordance with the principle of collective punishment 149 the inhabitants of Khatyn were burnt alive or shot for the possible provision by the villagers help the partisans.

The tragic story of a village destroyed by the Nazis, will not leave anyone indifferent.

On the way back we will stop at the mount of Glory. Those who wish can climb to the top of the Mound. You will be able to overcome the path consisting of 241 steps.