Kursk- Orel- Prokhorovka- Belgorod , the Arc

Prokhorovka tank battle.
Kursk, Orel, Belgorod. WWI (RCW) – WWII tour.
These places like to visit those who are interested in the history of the Second World War.
Kursk Arc, north and south face, tank battle at Prokhorovka known in the West for a wide range of the books, the movies and the memories.
In the area of the famous Battle of Prokhorovka there are a large memorial, museum and armored vehicles exhibition.
Our fellow historians often ask us to show and tell not only about the battle at Prokhorovka, but also in other parts of the Kursk Arc, where there are great museums.
There is interest in the lesser-known but important events in the North face Kursk Arc operation. In these places, we also organize trips with visits to the local museums, the local search teams and the local historians.

North face of the Kursk Arc battle. Novosil city museum.

North face of the Kursk Arc battle. Novosil city museum.

WW2 monument in Viazi, north face of the battle

WW2 monument in Viazi, north face of the battle

WW2 monuments on the battlfields in Viazi

WW2 monuments on the battlefields in Viazi

A standard  tour from Moscow, including the north and south of the Kursk Arc does  include 2 full days on the car with the guide. Sometimes our guests so welcome and admire what they saw, they ask to stay for 1-2 days, which is possible.
These places are also relative with the history of the Civil War in Russia. “Moscow directive” of  Russian “White” army. White army and its allies – the French, the British and the Americans forces  were advancing on Moscow to defeat the Bolsheviks and restore the legitimate authority in Russia. Unfortunately, the Red Army under the leadership of Leon Trotsky won and White army retreated to the south.
For those interested in the history of World War I and the Civil War in Russia en route to Kursk also tells about the events of 1914-1919 years, the battle near Kursk and Orel. Our  military travel club has a unique photo archives of those events. The work on the organization of exhibitions on the historical period also maintained.

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