11 or 13 days
Berlin, Warsaw, Krakow, Prague, extension to Munich

Trace the escape route of Checkpoint Charlie and witness the sobering vestige of Auschwitz.

The gravity of this war becomes tangible as you walk through Jewish museums and cemeteries that immortalize the memory of millions. End in Prague, known for its role in the Velvet Revolution and remarkable landmarks, from the St. Vitus Cathedral to the Prague Castle.
Holocaust in Europe tour map
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Germany

  • Day 2: Berlin

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Unter den Linden
    • Reichstag

    Enjoy dinner in Berlin

  • Day 3: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Stop to take a photo at Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Visit the Jewish Museum
  • Day 4: Berlin

    Visit the Haus der Wannsee-Konferenz Memorial

    Take a tour of the Old Jewish Quarter

    Participate in a panel discussion addressing life on both sides of the Iron Curtain

  • Day 5: Berlin • Warsaw

    Travel by train to Warsaw

    Take a walking tour of Warsaw with your Tour Director

    Enjoy dinner in Warsaw

  • Day 6: Warsaw

    Visit the Warsaw Ghetto Monument

    Tour the Jewish Ghetto with an expert local guide

    Visit the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

  • Day 7: Warsaw • Krakow

    Travel to Krakow

    Take a guided tour of Krakow

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Wawel Hill
    • Glowny Square

    Enjoy dinner in Kraków

  • Day 8: Krakow

    Visit Auschwitz and Birkenau with an expert local guide

  • Day 9: Krakow • Prague

    Travel to Prague
  • Day 10: Prague

    Tour Prague with an expert local guide

    See Charles Bridge

    Walk down the Golden Lane

    Visit St. Vitus Cathedral

    Tour the Jewish Quarter with an expert local guide

    Explore the Jewish Museum

    Visit the Jewish Cemetery

    Visit the Spanish Synagogue

    Tour the Old-New Synagogue

    Enjoy dinner in Prague

  • Day 11: Depart for home

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  • Day 11: Prague • Nuremberg • Munich

    Travel via Nuremburg to Munich 

    Tour Nuremberg with your Tour Director

    Enjoy a traditional Bavarian dinner in Munich

  • Day 12: Munich

    Take a guided tour of Munich

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Olympic Stadium
    • Residenz
    • Marienplatz

    Take a WWII-focused walking tour of Munich

    Visit the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site 

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Germany

  • Day 2: Berlin

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Unter den Linden
    • Reichstag

    Enjoy dinner in Berlin

  • Day 3: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Stop to take a photo at Checkpoint Charlie

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum

    Visit the Jewish Museum
  • Day 4: Berlin

    Visit the Haus der Wannsee-Konferenz Memorial

    Take a tour of the Old Jewish Quarter

    Participate in a panel discussion addressing life on both sides of the Iron Curtain

  • Day 5: Berlin • Warsaw

    Travel by train to Warsaw

    Take a walking tour of Warsaw with your Tour Director

    Enjoy dinner in Warsaw

  • Day 6: Warsaw

    Visit the Warsaw Ghetto Monument

    Tour the Jewish Ghetto with an expert local guide

    Visit the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

  • Day 7: Warsaw • Krakow

    Travel to Krakow

    Take a guided tour of Krakow

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Wawel Hill
    • Glowny Square

    Enjoy dinner in Kraków

  • Day 8: Krakow

    Visit Auschwitz and Birkenau with an expert local guide

  • Day 9: Krakow • Prague

    Travel to Prague
  • Day 10: Prague

    Tour Prague with an expert local guide

    See Charles Bridge

    Walk down the Golden Lane

    Visit St. Vitus Cathedral

    Tour the Jewish Quarter with an expert local guide

    Explore the Jewish Museum

    Visit the Jewish Cemetery

    Visit the Spanish Synagogue

    Tour the Old-New Synagogue

    Enjoy dinner in Prague

  • Day 11: Depart for home

Add more days

  • Day 11: Prague • Nuremberg • Munich

    Travel via Nuremburg to Munich 

    Tour Nuremberg with your Tour Director

    Enjoy a traditional Bavarian dinner in Munich

  • Day 12: Munich

    Take a guided tour of Munich

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Olympic Stadium
    • Residenz
    • Marienplatz

    Take a WWII-focused walking tour of Munich

    Visit the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site 

  • Day 13: Depart for home

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Tour Guide Monika T did an incredible job, dealt with any difficulties or complications admirably and was very easy to talk to. ...
Julio / Student traveler
Brandon, Mississippi / Posted on June 15, 2018

Your experience includes

  • Round-trip airfare

    Your price includes round-trip airfare for your whole group

  • Accommodations

    9 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms; 11 with extension

  • On-tour transportation

    Land transportation

  • Regional-style meals

    Daily breakfasts and select local dinners are included in your program. Generally, we leave lunch up to you so your group has an opportunity to explore its own tastes.

  • End-to-end support

    Your team helps to secure administrative approval and academic credit, provides recruiting tools and helps establish your program's ongoing presence on campus.

  • Curriculum integration

    Your academic vision remains present wherever you travel. Tell us your ideal study abroad experience, and we'll help connect your curriculum to EF's extensive connections abroad.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all program logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert Local Guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and enhancing teaching moments wherever your curriculum takes you.

  • Guided sightseeing

    Gain insider knowledge and cultural perspective from licensed local guides who join your group for select experiences on tour.

  • Entrances

    Topography of Terror Museum, Jewish Museum in Berlin, House of Wannsee Conference, Warsaw Ghetto Monument, Jewish Institute, Auschwitz and Birkenau, Golden Lane, St. Vitus Cathedral, Jewish Museum in Prague, Jewish Cemetery, Spanish Synagogue, Old-New Synagogue; with extension: Dachau

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide. We provide 24-hour emergency support service along with a comprehensive $50 million liability policy that covers you and your institution while abroad.

  • Flexible payment options

    Give more students the opportunity to study abroad by offering them two different payment plan options, along with our TripFunder website to help fundraise for the program.

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