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Private Half-Day Minivan Tour from Berlin to Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp
"Begin with a pickup from your Berlin hotel by private minivan or coach and then travel to Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp just north of the city. Between 1936 and 1945 more than 200000 people were imprisoned in Sachsenhausen and the camp was the center of the whole system of concentration camps used from 1936 to the end of the Third Reich in May 1945.On arrival set off with your guide to explore the remaining buildings and grounds that are now open to the public as a memorial and museum. Examine the exhibitions and buildings on display and learn about the particular history of each site from your guide's insightful commentary. You can also see a thematic presentation that looks at the concentration camp system and Nazi Germany in a wider context.After roughl
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Berlin Private 6-Hour Tour to Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial
"Sachsenhausen was opened in the summer of 1936. The first prisoners were the political enemies of the Nazis; social democrats and communist that had threatened Hitler’s rise to power. Over 9 years 200000 prisoners would be brought here. The site was liberated by Soviet and Polish forces in 1945 when it became a Soviet concentration camp Special Camp 7.Sachsenhausen was meticulously designed to be the ‘perfect’ concentration camp; a place where all prisoners could be monitored by the fewest possible guards. Slave laborers were put through a punishing schedule wherein all prisoner under-slept and over worked. Horribly unhygienic conditions made sure that contagious disease was rife in the camp.Book this private tour to be lead through the site’s history by one of our specially trained licensed guides. They will lead you through the co sensitive history
From EUR299.00
 
Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Tour from Berlin
"Meet your host in either the east or west of the city — the choice is yours — and then travel together by train (own expense). Your destination is the town of Oranienburg (just less than an hour away) to visit Sachsenhausen one of the first Nazi concentration camps constructed in 1936. When you arrive an expert guide leads you inside the campgrounds where you will learn about the camp's operation and the prisoners who lived and died there. For nearly a decade the SS imprisoned some 200000 Jews socialists Communists
From EUR17.00

More Things to Do in Szczecin

Szczecin old town

The historical part of Szczecin was rebuilt in the late 90s. It's still very nice to walk around and drink a beer in one of the outdoor restaurants under the umbrellas. You will probably find there...
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deeper_blue
Oct 11, 2012

Get the information first.

the tourist information office is situated at the rear of the Pomerainian Dukes Castle. The staff are helpful and speak English. There are also a number of publications in English, German and...
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planxty
Jun 28, 2012

Pomeranian Dukes castle.

This would have to be high on the lists of "must sees" for visitors to Szczecin. Sited on a commanding position (originally strategic, no doubt) it is one of the landmarks of the City skyline, along...
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planxty
Jun 28, 2012

Shelter under the Main Railway Station

The newest tourist attraction in Szczecin is a shelter from the World War II. The main entrance is situated under the building of the railway station ( Dworzec Glowny) at Kolumba Street. It's opened...
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sprdak11
Apr 04, 2011

Eagle statue fountain.

Standing in the same small park as the Flora statue (see seperate tip), this fountain marks the end of the pipeline bringing water from the hills around Warsaw to the city.It was designed by Johann...
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planxty
Apr 04, 2011

The Pope John Paul II

Everyday many people - locals and tourists visit the monument of the Pope John Paul II at Jasne Blonia. Like these school teenagers in the picture. In the internet there is also a great collection of...
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sprdak11
Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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The route painted on pavements

The route leads the visitors through Szczecin to the most interesing sites of the city. The red line of the route has been painted on the pavements.Check the link below and see the short description...
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Apr 04, 2011

Jasne Blonia and Park Kasprowicza

At Jasne Blonia you can spend nice time taking a walk with your family or friends. You can see here a Monument to Polish Deeds which portrays three eagles ready to fly off, and built a few years ago a...
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sprdak11
Apr 04, 2011

SLAVS & VIKINGS FESTIVAL - part I

Finally in 2010 we got to go to Slavs & Vikings Festival in Wolin.What a luck - it was raining all day - miserable.We could only imagine how great this place must have been during a nice sunny...
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Jawnuta
Feb 13, 2011

PyroMagic + Music Wave

We all love fireworks, don't we? So, when August approaches, you should be ready to visit Szczecin to see a stunning firework show - "PyroMagic" Festival. Each year, during one of the Summer weekends,...
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J4r0
Dec 05, 2010

Studying in English at the University of Szczecin

Nowadays more and more young people from different countries come to Poland and Szczecin to study in English. Apart from the studies in English offered by the Pomeranian Medical University - medicine...
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sprdak11
Nov 09, 2009

Medical University in Szczecin

The Medical University in Szczecin - Pomorska Akademia Medyczna has studies in eleven interesting faculties: Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Dentistry with the English Programs offered for foreign...
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sprdak11
Nov 09, 2009

The Rose Garden - Rozanka

This year the municipality of Szczecin decided to reconstruct the beautiful garden of roses, which existed here before the II World War. Hundreds of shrubs of almost 100 types have been planted. It is...
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sprdak11
Jul 05, 2009

Maiden's Tower

The Maiden's Tower or the Tower of Seven Coats was built in the 14th centuty. It is the only Mediaeval structure remaining in the city. The name Maiden's Tower comes from a nunnery that was located...
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Rupanworld
Jun 02, 2009

Top Hotels in Szczecin

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Al. 3 Maja 31, Szczecin, Baltic Coast, 70-215, Poland
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ul. Plantowa 1, Szczecin, 70-527, Poland
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pl. Rodla 10, Szczecin, Baltic Coast, 70-419, Poland
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Ul. Dworcowa 16, Szczecin, Baltic Coast, 70-215, Poland
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Ul. Cukrowa 2, Szczecin, 71-004, Poland
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Rondo Hermana Hakena, Szczecin, 70-001, Poland
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"Szczecin - a nice place to visit and live."
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"Wonderful, historic city."
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"Szczecin - the city worth visiting"
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"Very interesting city."
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