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Mauthausen Concentration Camp Guided Tour

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service starts

On this excursion to the Mauthausen concentration camp, we'll explore and uncover the fateful events that took place behind the walls of one of the largest labor camps of the Third Reich.

On this excursion to the Mauthausen concentration camp, we'll explore and uncover the fateful events that took place behind the walls of one of the largest labor camps of the Third Reich.

Mauthausen Concentration Camp Guided Tour

At 8:30 am we'll meet at Albertinaplatz and set off from Vienna for this day trip to the Mauthausen concentration camp.

Along the way, we'll let you in on different facts about one of the largest labor camps of the Third Reich. Between 1938 and 1945, some 200,000 people from all over Europe were imprisoned here. And sadly, about half of them lost their lives. Today, Mauthausen stands as a reminder of the darkest days of Austria's history.

After a two-hour drive, we'll enter Upper Austria and enter Mauthausen, where we'll give you an audio guide in English with which you can learn about all the rooms in the place. During the tour, you'll not only listen to the historical context but also what life was like in the Mauthausen concentration camp before its liberation in May 1945.

You'll walk at your own pace through facilities such as the training yard, the barracks, the kitchen, the Wiener-Graben quarry, the Death Stairs, the SS quarters, and the gas chamber.

On the way back to Vienna, we'll stop at a restaurant so that you may get some lunch. Finally, we'll conclude the tour back at the meeting point eight and a half hours after the start of the tour.

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Price

Per person Children under 13
US$ 145
not permitted
  • Per person

    US$ 145
  • Children under 13

    not permitted

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Covid-19 Measures

Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19. Show more

The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.

Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.

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Duration

8 hours 30 minutes.

Language The activity takes place with an audioguide in English.

The activity takes place with an audioguide in English.

Included

Bus or minibus transport

English—speaking driver

Admission to the Mauthausen concentration camp

Audioguide in English

Not included

Food and drinks

When to book?

You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.

Type of voucher

Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.

Accessibility

Only some areas are accessible. Accessible toilets. An accompanying person is required. This must be indicated in the reservation.

Sustainability

All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code. Specifically, this activity applies the following practices: Show more

Printed material is avoided.

No single-use plastics are used.

Reusable headsets are used.

The activity helps to promote peace.

The activity helps vulnerable groups.

No printing of documentation required.

Promotes local employment.

Has a gender equality policy.

Has a carbon footprint offset policy.

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Pets

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.

  • Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?

    A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.

If you have any other questions please contact us .

Free cancellation

Free! Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

Meeting point

Tourist-Info Wien

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