Auschwitz – Birkenau In-depth Tour

Auschwitz is a symbol of dehumanisation and hatred. It remains now as a memorial where Nazis created the biggest death camp to kill the mass of the people. Disciver and hear the stories about the place where more than 1 million innocent people tragically lost their lives at the hands of the Nazi regime

Reasons to book this tour:

  • Discover the impact of World War II
  • Visit two complexes – Auschwitz and Birkenau death camp
  • See original barracks, towers, roads or railway ramps
  • Find out more about holocaust and methods of exterminantion
  • Have a bagel in the former house of the last Jewish citizen of Oswiecim
  • Discover the town Oswiecim
  • 1 hour drive is an opportunity to see the countryside in Poland

Duration: 8 hours

Price: 170 Eur ( 1-4 people). 230 eur (4-8 people) or equivalent in a different currency
+ Admission fee: 85 zloty / per person (about 19 EUR)

Type of the tour: Car+Walk

Included:
* My services as your private guide
* Guest pick-up
* Local recommendations
* Driver
* A/C car

Meeting Point: Your Hotel, Rail Station, Monument/Building or Address

Description:

Auschwitz Birkenau is a place where Nazis created the biggest concentration and death camp . During the war about 1,1 million people were killed in this place, mostly Jews from different European countries. The name Auschwitz is a german version of the town Oswiecim in polish. Auschwitz was liberated in January 1945 by Soviet’s army. Auschwitz – Birkenau is listed at UNESCO Heritage Site

This concentration camp was divided into 3 parts: KL Auschwitz (Auschwitz I), Birkenau camp (Auschwitz II) and Monowitz. Nowadays it is possible to visit 2 parts – Auschwitz and Birkenau. It is possible to see approximately 150 original buildings and barracks, 300 ruins fences, towers, roads and railway ramps. This tour is not recommended for the teenagers under 16 years old.

 Plan of the tour

Pick-up

Your Hotel, Rail Station, Monument/Building or Address

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Drive To Oswiecim

Ask me any questions about Poland during 1 hour 30 min drive.
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Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum

You will first visit the main camp in Oświęcim – Auschwitz I. The museum organizes guided tours in a group by museum educators only.
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Auschwitz II-Birkenau

After visiting Auschwitz I, you will go to the other part called Birkenau – a death camp with an original barracks, towers and remains of crematories or gas chambers.
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Return to Krakow

It is around 1 hour 15 min drive back. On the way back to Krakow I can recommend a Polish traditional restaurant.
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