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From Katowice: Auschwitz Tour with Private Transportation

4.8 / 5

6 reviews

Activity provider: EOS Tours

From Katowice: Auschwitz Tour with Private Transportation

Activity provider: EOS Tours

From US$ 222.30 per person

Explore the largest former Nazi concentration camp on a 1-day tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau. Learn about one of the darkest chapters in the history of Europe. See the gas chambers and barracks, as you comprehend the enormity of what happened here.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Duration 6 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, German, Polish, Italian, Spanish, French, Russian
Pickup included
Pick-up from your hotel in Katowice.
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the largest former Nazi concentration camp on a 1-day tour to Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Learn more about one of the darkest chapters in the history of Europe
  • benefit from a private transport from your hotel in Katowice
Full description
Step back in time and learn more about one of the darkest chapters in European history. Auschwitz was the largest of the German Nazi concentration camps and extermination centers. Over 1.1 million men, women and children lost their lives there. Funded by the Nazi party in 1940, Auschwitz-Birkenau became both a symbol of Holocaust, human suffering and a witness to physical and emotional exhaustion. Follow an official guide to the main sights and buildings, and learn more about the terrible events that took place in different areas of the camp. Take a break and recharge with a traditional Polish lunch before you make your way to the camp at Birkenau, located about 3 kilometers from Auschwitz. After a day of understanding one of the most harrowing periods of modern history, benefit form a private transfer to take you quietly and easily back to your accommodation.
Includes
  • All entrance fees and ticket
  • Private Transport in air-conditioned car provided by English speaking driver
  • Pick-up and drop off from your Hotel
  • Polish lunch
  • Licensed English-speaking tour guide in the museum
  • Headsets in the museum to hear your guide clearly

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    Know before you go

    • Entrance may be refused if the name provided on the booking is not identical to the name on the ID provided when entering
    • Owing to the requirements, all tickets to the museum are non-refundable. Please consider your purchase carefully
    • You are advised to bring a packed lunch to save time, however, there is a small café to by snacks at the Museum
    • You will enjoy private transfer to and from Auschwitz, but only official museum guides can lead tour groups inside the museum
    • Please note that due to preserving historical authenticity, people with disabilities may find it difficult to move around in the museum.
    • Wheelchairs are available from the Visitor Service Center if they have been reserved in advance
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 6 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Transportation
      5/5
    • Value for money
      4.5/5
    • Safety
      4.5/5

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    Wow amazing and emotional experience.

    June 24, 2022

    Great experience, just make sure to bring identification with you to get in ,we were lucky to get in as one of our group didn’t have it .Tour was excellent and lunch after was very nice . Our driver was a gentleman.

    November 24, 2019

    Friendly driver. Good motivated guide. Touching.

    November 3, 2019

    Product ID: 174876