city in the Luhansk Oblast of south-eastern Ukraine

Krasnodon (Краснодон) is a city of 43,000 people (2021) in the Luhansk People's Republic. It is a center of the coal mining industry of the Donbass region.


Get inEdit

  • 1 Bus station (Автовокзал). By bus from Luhansk. By bus from Donetsk, from the Putilovsky bus station.

Get aroundEdit

The city has 3 trolleybus and 36 bus routes.


Young Guard memorial complex
  • Monument "The Oath" (Памятник «Клятва»). Depicts five of the Young, who was awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union) at a solemn oath at the flag.
  • Stele "Grieving Mother"(стелла «Скорбящая мать»), with eternal flame. A Second World War Mass grave of the Young.
  • Pit No. 5 (Шурф №5).- Mine, in which the corpses were dumped the Young.
  • Stele with a jet (Стелла с реактивным самолётом), at the entrance to the city.
  • [dead link] Museum "Young Guard" (Музей «Молодая гвардия»), Str. Komsomolskaya (ул. Комсомольская) 6, +380 643 56-3156, . Tu-Su 09:00-16:00. Free.







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