Day trip

From Katowice: Auschwitz-Birkenau Full-Day Trip

From Katowice: Auschwitz-Birkenau Full-Day Trip

From $76.52 per person

Take a comfortable bus journey from Katowice and pay your respects to the victims of the Holocaust during a guided tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum.

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Duration options: 6 hours
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English
Optional audio guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Highlights
  • Pre-book your ticket to Auschwitz-Birkenau and enjoy roundtrip transport from Katowice
  • Join an authorized guide on a poignant tour of the former concentration camps
  • See the original buildings and the haunting personal artifacts left behind
  • Explore the atrocities and dark history of the Holocaust during World War II
  • Commemorate the camp’s victims and hear stories of survival
Full description
Visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum with the convenience of a pre-booked entrance ticket and roundtrip bus transfer from Katowice. See original buildings and artifacts on a poignant and informative tour with a licensed guide. After a 1.5-hour journey, arrive at the Auschwitz I Museum and embark on a walking tour with a certified educator. Explore the remains of the Nazi camp's barracks, watchtowers, and crematoriums. With the help of the provided headset, listen as your guide tells about the ghastly Nazi crimes committed in the camps and hear stories of the everyday lives of the prisoners. Next, continue the walking tour at the Auschwitz-Birkenau II Memorial. Witness gas chambers and the remains of the railway which transported prisoners to the camps. Commemorate the camp’s victims and discover stories of survival in the memorial site. Afterward, get a bit of time to explore on your own before getting back on the bus to return to Katowice.
Includes
  • Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau day trip
  • Access to Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Access to Auschwitz II-Birkenau
  • Access to Auschwitz Main Entrance Gate
  • Access to Auschwitz I
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  • Transport from meeting point to activity: Bus / coach
  • Drop-off: Bus / coach
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    • Wheelchair users

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      • Be prepared to go through a security check in order to enter Auschwitz-Birkenau
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      Product ID: 334786

      VA ID: 395775