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Mounds



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The hundreds of years old Alytus Mound is the witness of the town foundation. . It is a historical and cultural monument and today there are a group of sculptures called Ancestors of Alytus Mound at the bottom of it.
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The mound of Radziunai is located on the left bank of Nemunas River, next to slopes of the wonderful Kirmija brook, in the botanical sanctuary of Vidzgiris.
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The Ąžuoliniai Mound overlooks the only windmill in Alytus district.
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The Kaukai Mound. The Kaukai (Obelytė) complex is not far from Miroslavas, on the left bank of the Peršėkė runlet. The complex is set up of two mounds that are in two different villages, a pertinent of the castle (suburbium) and a subjacent village.
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The Papėčiai Mound is on the separate hill to the north from the Meteliai Lake. The slopes of the mound are of average escarpment, 7-10 m in height.
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The Poteronys Mound, called Giant mound by locals, is located in the Alovė district neighbourhood.
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The Punia Mound is covered with the past legends about the duke Margiris who had his castle, called Pilėnai, on this mound. It is said that in 1336 the heroic Pilenai fight with crusades took place there, and defenders and the castle dwellers chose tragic death in flame rather than crusaders’ prison.
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There are lots of stories about the Rumbonys Mound. One of them says that soldiers Mounded the tomb of the dead friend with their forage-caps.
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The Žilvia Mound. The Žilvia Mound stands in the Miroslavas district neighbourhood, the Pupasodžiai village, on the left bank of Žilvia runlet, surrounded by birches and various bushes. Steeps are 7-12 m height, a little bit impoverished by reclamation.
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Olakalnis – the mound of offerings to Gods – is located in the Bendriai village, near Miroslavas.
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One could admire Geruliai Mound which is located in the Northern part of Geruliai Village.
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