While depressing because of what happened there it is a must see. Tour guide was excellant and very informative.
Although enjoy is not the right word to use in these circumstances, this was a very worthwhile trip. It was sobering to see up close what I'd read about.The trip was well organised. I would like to single out our guide Justyna who was knowledgeable and passionate about the subject.
very solemn, that's why I booked on the last day so it wouldn't make the trip melancholy. It has to be seen however, especially Birkenau. So Sad.
Guides and driver attentive, prompt and very respectful. Having the van transport us to the memorial was convenient and being part of the tour enabled us to enter the memorial site without waiting. The tour through auschwitz was solemn yet thorough and handled with grace.
Transportation was very right on time and comfortable, there was a video to watch on the way there, and it was nice to have a utilitarian lunch provided 2 thin sandwiches, an apple, water, and some biscuits. Someone really tall might have felt squashed in the van, however. Claudia was an excellent guide- she kept us moving but not too fast, I had plenty of time for photos and the bookshop at Auschwitz, and she was very informative and easy to understand. I really liked the time of day and smaller size of our group. The size of Birkenau was very thought-provoking I never realized it's true scope before. I think that everyone should visit a concentration camp at some point it's too important to disappear from memory. Warning- lots of walking, especially at Birkenau which is entirely outdoors. Dropped off right in front of my hostel. Only suggestion- could have used maybe 10 more minutes at the end of the Birkenau portion due to one set of restrooms being closed.
Great tour, being a small group made the experience feel more personalised. Transport to the sites was very comfortable mini van and the guide was amazing, she gave us the history behind both sites as we walked around, she was both very knowledgeable but also very personable. Would highly recommend.
Fantastic tour of a very sad place. Our guide was excellent explaining every area and buiding we went into.
This is a place everyone should see.
The tour was excellent! Our guide in the cc camp was name Isabela. She was very clear, took her time for us to see what was important, she responded all our questions and more. She cared about us leaving the camp with facts, history and real impressions. Pick up and drop off at hotel was flawless.
We really appreciated this tour. It was interesting and respectful. I am recommending it to all friends and family who have an interest in visiting Poland.
Well organised, with timely pick-ups and the guide who walked us round the two camps was amazing. She was very detailed and answered any questions we had. The day was very interesting but at the same time incredibly emotional but we would have no hesitation in recommending this tour. Excellent both in terms of content and value for money.
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