In Kharkov now runs a vintage tram.
In Kharkov to the world day of tourism and Day of tourism in Ukraine presented the tourist route “50/50” – a city tour on a historic tram.
The first participants were members of the tourist Council at the mayor of Kharkiv, the press service of the Kharkiv city Council.
“Sightseeing tram MTV-82 went from South station to Forest Park and back. The name “50/50″ the authors of the route was not chosen accidentally: Kharkov was founded in the 50-ies of the XVII century and is located on the 50th parallel. In addition, it is in the 50-ies of the last century, the city was revived after the Second world war and became what we know it today”, – says the publication.
As the tour guide told Victoria Pugacheva, it is in the 50-ies of XX century in Kharkov came Home with a spire, the building of the southern railway, the planetarium, the new airport, the Mirror stream, the Terraced Park.
The participants of the excursion “50/50” looked at Kharkov through the eyes of its inhabitants in those years: what transport they used, what kind of houses were built, how they dressed, remembered the “mods” and on the way back listened to the musical hits of that time.
Director of the Kharkiv regional organizational and methodical center of tourism Valentina Chill said, that this tour will be interesting not only for guests but also for people, who do not know many historical facts.
According to the head of the City tourist information centre of KP “Center of international cooperation development” Svetlana Ryazanova everyone to visit “50/50” should contact the tourist center at the address: Svobody, 8.
© 2018, z-news.link. All rights reserved.