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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Tour

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Key Highlights

  • Smartphone voucher accepted – No need to print!
  • This moving tour provides an insight into the dark period of World War II
  • An expert guide will lead you on a tour of the camp
  • Train travel from Munich is included in the cost of the tour
  • Overview
    Just outside the old medieval town of Dachau stands on the grounds of a former Nazi concentration camp. Dachau was the ‘Academy of Terror’, the originator, role-model and training ground for the vast order of brutality that spread over half of Europe in the wake of the armies of the Third Reich.

    Learn from your expert guide about the history of the camp and the barbaric treatment handed out to the Soviet and Jewish prisoners. A place of memory, pilgrimage and education, your trip to the Dachau concentration camp memorial site will be a deeply moving and memorable experience.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    5 hours

    Start time

    01 Apr'17 - 31 May'17: 9:15am & 12:15pm
    01 Jun'17 - 31 Jul'17: 9:15am, 10:15am & 12:15pm
    01 Aug'17 - 15 Oct'17: 9:15am & 12:15pm
    16 Oct'18 - 31 Mar'18:09:15am
    01 Apr'18 - 31 May'18:09:15am & 12:15pm
    01 Jun''18 - 31 Jul'18:09:15am, 10:15am & 12:15pm
    01 Aug'18 - 15 Oct'18:09:15am & 12:15am
    16 Oct'18 - 30 Dec'18:09:15am

    Meeting Point

    The tour departs from Radius Tours office, in the area just across from platform 32-34 in Munich Central Train Station (Hauptbahnhof).
    Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time.

    Ending Point

    This tour ends at the starting point.

    Itinerary

    Accompanied by an English-speaking guide, you will take a short train ride to Dachau train station located 18 kilometres north-west of Munich. From the train station you will embark on a short bus journey to the Dachau Memorial.

    On arrival, you will be guided on a tour of the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial in the little town of Dachau. The history and nature of the concentration camp will be explained to you in detail, as will its context of political turmoil, war and ideological fanaticism. Above all, the human consequences and the stories of the victims will be conveyed to you.

    The tour also includes a visit to the modern museum exhibition centre and a 20 minute film documentary in English.

    Today’s Memorial site combines the historical authenticity of the original environment and its many surviving buildings with the function of a modern exhibition centre.

    After a tour of the memorial, the tour will end at the starting point.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • English-speaking guide
    • A visit to the modern museum and exhibition centre and also a 20-minute film documentary
    • Return transport (by train and bus)

    Exclusions

    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Lunch
  • Please note

    No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.

    Additional info

    In the Memorial there are no refreshments available, we would suggest you carry a bottle of water.The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Customer Reviews
    • Thoroughly enjoyed the tour with our very good guide Mr Keith...

      Arindam Mukherjee, India, 21/Jul/2016
    • Grit - Great guide at Dachau Memorial

      Our guide, Grit, was wonderful! She walked us through the memorial in a logical, compassionate way. We could tell that she was passionate and knowledgable about the subject. We...

      Kathleen Beaulieu, United States, 17/Jul/2017
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