Visit the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp with an Expert Guide to learn in detail about the horrors of the Holocaust. See the barracks, gas chambers, crematorium, memorials, and more. Optional: walking tour of Krakow Old Town.

  • Discover the horrific history of Auschwitz-Birkenau with a 5-Star Licensed Guide
  • Save time with skip-the-line tickets for a group tour of the former Nazi concentration camp
  • Learn about WWII history, the Holocaust and the people responsible for it
  • See the highlights of Krakow Old Town with a Private Local Guide (12-hour option only)
  • Enjoy private car transfers with pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Katowice

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Activity details

  • 6 - 12 hours
  • Private TourExclusive only for you
  • Just buy and we instantly organizeYour booking ensure the tour is already fully organized, just come and enjoy!
  • Live GuideEnglish, German, French, Italian,Spanish, Polish
  • Car Transport
  • Skip The Line Tickets for Priority Access
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Auschwitz-Birkenau, also known as Oswiecim, is arguably the most important World Heritage Site in Poland. We offer private car transfers from Katowice to Auschwitz-Birkenau and skip-the-line tickets for a group tour of the museum and memorial site to let you discover the true story of the Holocaust at the largest Nazi concentration and extermination camp. Witness the darkest chapter in European history.

Book a 6-hour option to visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Site from Katowice. This tour includes private car transfers directly from your accommodation, making it easy and convenient to join a Licensed Guide in Oswiecim. The guaranteed 3,5-hour guided tour will cover the entire Auschwitz-Birkenau complex, including the old barracks, gas chambers, crematorium and memorials on the site of the mass graves. We will have a maximum of 30 participants and provide headsets/whispers so you will hear the guide clearly at all times. The expert’s commentary will bring you closer to the tragic fate of 1.1 million people who died in Auschwitz-Birkenau, explaining the causes and consequences of the Holocaust in Poland and beyond.

Book a 12-hour option to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow in 1 day! This extended tour gives you an opportunity to discover the former capital of Poland with a Private Local Guide. You will follow the Royal Route in the historic Old Town, with highlights such as the Wawel Castle, St. Mary’s Basilica, Cloth Hall, Old Town Hall, and more. In addition to a walking tour, you will have free time for lunch and souvenir shopping. After a guided tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow, your private driver will take you back to your accommodation in Katowice.

  • Auschwitz-Birkenau and Krakow Old Town Tour from Katowice by Car (number of attractions depends on the selected option)
  • Skip-the–line tickets for a 3,5-hour group tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Site led by a
  • Licensed Guide who is fluent in the language selected when booking
  • Group size limited to 30 people, headsets in Auschwitz
  • Private walking tour of Krakow Old Town led by a Local Guide (12-hour option only)
  • Private car transfers with pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Katowice
  • Private walking tour of Krakow Old Town led by a Local Guide (in 6-hour option)
  • Lunch (optional)

The tour selected is a VIP tour. You will be picked up by us from the hotel.
You will provide the hotel address in payment process.
Important information

What you should know

  • Please check your email the day before the tour to confirm the exact schedule and pick up time.
  • Skip-the-line tickets to Auschwitz-Birkenau allow you to skip the ticket line, but there is a separate line for security checks. All visitors must provide their full name when booking and bring a valid photo ID. Tickets are non-refundable.
  • We will arrange private transfers from Katowice in a standard car (sedan) for 1-4 people, and in a larger van for groups of 5 people and more.You can book a 5-people tour for a larger vehicle.
  • The group tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau is limited to 30 people.
  • A walking tour of Krakow is not included in a 6-hour option. It’s a private tour. The guide will meet you in Krakow.
    Wheelchairs are available from the Auschwitz-Birkenau Visitor Service Center but they have to be reserved in advance.
  • You should bring your own snacks and drinks for the Auschwitz-Birkenau tour, as there will be no lunch break. We can organize lunch in Krakow during the 12-hour tour.