Rzeszow: Tour to Auschwitz – Birkenau

Undisputed symbol of the Holocaust, the place of death of over a million of people, one of the most visited places in Poland by foreign tourists – Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. It is known as the site of the former largest concentration camp established by Nazi Germans in 1940, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1970. The rapid evacuation of the Germans in January 1945, prevented the destruction of the camp buildings. Currently, most of them are open to the public. You can visit this authentic area with a local guide.

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

Tour itinerary:

  1. pick up from your hotel in Rzeszow at chosen time,
  2. up to 3 hours drive by an air-conditioned vehicle to the Auschwitz Museum from Rzeszow 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),
  • camp director’s office and SS guardhouse,
  • The Arbeit Macht Frei gate, world famous symbol of the museum, main entrance to the camp,
  • numerous exhibitions showing personal belongings of the prisoners and evidence of the crime,
  • Death Wall at the courtyard of the Block 11- place of mass executions,
  • Block 11- the camp jail, the first test of mass murder with Zyklon B was arranged here,
  • the gas chamber and crematorium I, preserved in an original state to a large degree
  • the site of the execution of the former camp commandant Rudolf Hoss, he was hanged in 1947 following a trial before the Polish Supreme National Tribunal

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

  • the world 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, unveiled on April 16, 1967; located at the end of the railroad platform,
  • the main camp bathhouse – the Sauna,
  • the barracks, mostly primitive wooden structures with large wooden shelves for bunk beds.

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

Whole tour lasts up to 11 hours

Prices:

  • 1050 PLN per person (1 person)
  • 580 PLN per person (2 persons)
  • 420 PLN per person (3 persons)
  • 380 PLN per person (4 persons)
  • 320 PLN per person (5 persons)
  • 290 PLN per person (6 persons)
  • 270 PLN per person (7 persons)
  • Contact us (8 persons or more)

What is included?:

  • your hotel pick up and drop off after the tour,
  • 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

Choose number of participants and date:

persons

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