Walking tours

Auschwitz-Birkenau entrance ticket and official guided tour

Availability: Every day
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Take part in a professional, guided tour offered by an official Auschwitz-Birkenau guide
  • Visit a UNESCO World Heritage-listed place
  • Learn the details about the Nazi Holocaust
  • See artifacts and evidence of horrible crimes
  • Get to know about the everyday life of prisoners
What to expect

See the horrors of Auschwitz-Birkenau and attend the fully guided tour at Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau. During your tour, you will travel between two camps in a comfortable shuttle bus.

It is impossible for people who were born after WWII to imagine what happened at the time of the Holocaust. A visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau helps you understand the biggest human tragedy in history.

The Nazi camp in Auschwitz was established in 1941 when the first prisoners arrived there by train. For 4 years, the camp in Auschwitz was being expanded until Auschwitz II Birkenau was built, with gas chambers, and then Auschwitz III – a work camp. Thousands of people experienced physical and psychological abuse and were murdered. The SS hurriedly destroyed most evidence of crimes and tests carried out on prisoners at the site.

Your tour at Auschwitz starts in front of the main entrance at Auschwitz I where our representative will hand over your entrance ticket. The tour includes visits to two camps: Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau with personal attendance of the official Auschwitz Guide. You will see the remains of barracks, watchtowers, railway ramps, gas chambers, and crematoriums. A comfortable shuttle bus will drive you from one camp to another and back. The Guide will speak to you through the microphone and all the visitors will be equipped with headphones.

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What's included
  • Entrance tickets to Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau
  • Transportation between Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau
  • English-speaking guide
What's not included
  • Transportation from Krakow to Auschwitz
Where

Leszczyńskiej 15, Oświęcim, Poland

Meeting point:

In front of a restaurant in Auschwitz, next to the white ticket booth

What to remember
  • NOTE: the museum requires the name and surname of every guest for entry, please add this additional information at checkout
  • IMPORTANT: every guest MUST carry an ID or passport matching the name and surname provided at checkout which will also be reflected on your museum entrance ticket

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When

The tour starts at 10am or 2pm

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Provider
Gr8way
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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