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  1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau

Auschwitz-Birkenau Guided Tour with Transfer from Krakow

Product ID: 66997
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Learn more about the history of Nazi Germany on a tour of 2 of the most infamous concentration camps of World War II. Go to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum and enter the same "Arbeit Macht Frei" gates that the former inmates used.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Audio guide/headphones
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enhance your knowledge with a documentary film about Auschwitz in state of the art vehicles on the way to the camp
  • Experience a defining moment in history at one of the largest Nazi concentration camps that has influenced the world we live in
  • Travel by minivan from Krakow
Full description
Take a tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum from Kraków. Upon arrival at the former concentration camps, skip-the-line and also pass the notorious gates that read "Arbeit Macht Frei." 

Discover the living conditions of the prisoners as you visit the blocks where they stayed. See original features and the possessions of the many who lived and died there, an emotional experience indeed. Pass the former gas chamber where the prisoners were put to death and see the "Death Wall." Look at photographs and see original documents from the war.
Includes
  • Pickup from a designated meeting point in the Old Town area
  • Transportation in a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan
  • Transport between the camps
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • All entrance fees and tickets
  • Skip-the-line privileges
  • An English-speaking tour guide licensed by the museum
  • Headsets to hear your guide clearly
  • Documentary movie on your way to the museum
  • 3 breaks during the tour
  • 15 mins extra free time to have a look around the museum's book store or a walk around the Birkenau camp
  • Care of a tour manager from the pick till the end of the tour
  • Contact with the professional travel advisors at the Polish office before and after the tour in case of any questions
  • An e-book about Poland

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Starowiślna 65, Krakow

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that your exact pick-up time may be slightly different than the one stated on the website due to the pick-up schedule
• Collapsible wheelchairs can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them to board and disembark the van. Please note, due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
• A dress code is required to enter the museum. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. You risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
• Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• A packed lunch is recommended
• This tour operates in all weather conditions
• Breaks during the tour are limited to no more than 10 minutes
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 235 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.4/5
Value for money
4.3/5
Safety
4.6/5

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Escape2Poland

Product ID: 66997