Lodz: Tour to Auschwitz & Birkenau

Auschwitz Museum – symbol of the Holocaust, site of the former largest concentration camp established by German Third Reich in 1940, where approximately 1,1 mln people lost their lives. Today, sightseeing tour with a local guide includes Auschwitz I – the main camp and Auschwitz II Birkenau – concentration and extermination camp where most of the victims died in the gas chambers. In 1979 The Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and it is visited by tourists from all over the world. Museum is located in the city of Oswiecim, around 240 kilometres south of Lodz.

We offer private tours to Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum from Lodz on request.

Tour itinerary:

  1. pick up from your hotel in Lodz at chosen time
  2. approx. 3 hours and 45 min drive by an air-conditioned vehicle to the Auschwitz Concentration Camp Museum from Lodz with our private English speaking driver
  3. sightseeing group tour inside the camps for up to 3,5 hours with local, professional guide in chosen language during which you will see:

Auschwitz I – the main camp (approx 2 hours of visiting)

  • camp infrastructure barracks (storage, workshops),
  • SS guardhouse and camp director’s office,
  • The Arbeit Macht Frei gate, thousands of prisoners walked through this gate on their way to long hours of hard labour,
  • numerous exhibitions showing personal belongings of the prisoners,
  • courtyard of the Block 11 with so-called Death Wall – place where people were executed,
  • Block 11- the camp jail – had several functions; prisoners were held in the basement; the first test of mass murder with Zyklon B was arranged here,
  • the site of the execution of the camp commandant Rudolf Hoss,
  • the gas chamber and crematorium I.

Auschwitz II – Birkenau, the largest center of extermination (up to 1,5 hours of visiting)

  • the famous railway entrance gate for trains transporting prisoners to the camp,
  • the ramp, destination for trains carrying people deported to Auschwitz,
  • the ruins of gas chambers and crematoria I and II,
  • the monuments to the victims, located at the end of the railroad platform, between the ruins of the gas chambers,
  • the main camp bathhouse – the Sauna,
  • Kanada, the storehouses for loot,
  • the ruins of gas chambers and crematoria IV and V,
  • the barracks.

4. free time for lunch after sightseeing tour
5. approx. 3 hours and 45 min drive back to Lodz from Auschwitz in the same vehicle with the same English speaking driver
6. drop off at your hotel in Lodz

Whole tour lasts up to 12 hours

Prices:

  • 1150 PLN per person (1 person)
  • 620 PLN per person (2 persons)
  • 450 PLN per person (3 persons)
  • 400 PLN per person (4 persons)
  • 350 PLN per person (5 persons)
  • 310 PLN per person (6 persons)
  • 280 PLN per person (7 persons)
  • Contact us (8 persons or more)

What is included?:

  • your hotel pick up and drop off
  • private transportation with assistance of our English speaking driver during whole tour
  • entrance tickets to Auschwitz & Birkenau State Museum
  • skip the line entrance
  • local, group sightseeing tour of Auschwitz & Birkenau camps for up to 3,5 hours with live guide in chosen language
  • free time for lunch after sightseeing tour inside the camps

*Local group tours with live guide in Auschwitz & Birkenau are available in following languages:

English, Spanish, Italian, French, German and Russian

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persons

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