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Birkenau & Monowitz Self-Guided Tour
US$ 33
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Visit two of the main camps of Auschwitz on this self-guided tour to Birkenau and Monowitz which includes entrance fees and return transport from Krakow.

Barbed wire at the concentration camps
Train tracks at the entrance to Auschwitz-Birkenau
Crematorium in the extermination camp
Visiting the concentration camp
Auschwitz-Birkenau
Visiting Auschwitz-Birkenau

Birkenau & Monowitz Self-Guided Tour

A day of reflection awaits you on this excursion to Birkenau and Monowitz, two of the main camps of Auschwitz. We'll meet up at 9:35 am on Straszewskiego Street in Krakow, where we'll board the bus to Auschwitz-Birkenau. The journey will take about one hour.

Having arrived at the extermination camp, also known as Auschwitz II, you'll be left to visit the memorial at your own pace. You'll have two and a half hours to tour the camp where so many people were murdered, learning about the horrific crimes that took place here as you see the barracks and the the remains of gas chambers and cremation ovens.

After visiting Birkenau, we'll head back to the bus for the drive over to Auschwitz III, or the Monowitz concentration camp, where prisoners were sent for forced labour. You'll have time here to contemplate the sculptures at the Fountain of Tears.

At 2:45 pm we'll return to the bus for the journey back to Krakow, where you'll be dropped back off at around 4 pm.

Required documents

On the day of your excursion, you must bring your valid passport or ID document.

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Price

Adults Children under 2 years old
US$ 33
Free
  • Adults

    US$ 33
  • Children under 2 years old

    Free

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Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.

Duration

6 hours 30 minutes.

Included

Transport by bus or minibus, depending on the size of the group.

Entry to Birkenau camp.

Entry to Auschwitz III Monowitz.

Map of the concentration camp and leaflet in English.

Entry to the Fountain of Tears.

When to book?

You can book up until the previous day (9:35 am) if there are still places available. Book now to guarantee your spot.

Type of voucher

Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.

Sustainability

All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.

No printing of documentation required.

Pet-friendly?

Not permitted.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you have any other questions please contact us.

US$ 33
No hidden fees or surcharges

Cancellations

Non refundable. You may not cancel this activity.

Meeting point

Straszewskiego 17.