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

From Krakow: Auschwitz & Salt Mine Tour w/ Personal Driver

Product ID: 123728
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Journey through history on a day trip from Krakow and benefit from the services of a private driver for about 10 hours. Pay your respects to victims of the Holocaust at Auschwitz-Birkenau and see the rock-carved chapels of Wieliczka Salt Mine.
About this activity
Duration 11 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pick-up included

Pick-up from your hotel or apartment in Krakow.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the sobering memorial to the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps
  • See heartbreaking artifacts from the Holocaust
  • Marvel at the salt chapels and contemporary salt carvings at Wieliczka Salt Mine
Full description
Depart Krakow and travel to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum to explore the horrific concentration camps used by the Nazis during World War II. Learn the tragic story about the mass extermination that took place at the camps, and see heart-breaking artifacts that date back to the days of the Holocaust.

Discover monuments to the tragedy, including original buildings still standing as a sober reminder of the terrible events. Learn more about the history of the camps from an official museum guide. Visit both the Auschwitz and Birkenau camps, located just 3 kilometers apart, and then get some free time for lunch. Your driver will recommend you a good restaurant.

Next, learn more about salt mining at Poland's oldest salt mine, where a licensed museum guide will lead you around the salt chambers at Wieliczka Salt Mine. See magnificent chapels carved from the salt and incredible salt carvings by contemporary artists.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • English-speaking licensed guide at Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum
  • English-speaking licensed guide at Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Entry tickets to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum and Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Insurance
  • Personal driver at your disposal
What’s Not Included
  • Additional coats or clothes for Wieliczka Salt Mine
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• This tour does not include a private guide and you will visit Salt Mine and Auschwitz Memorial Museum with an organized group
• The temperature in the salt mine is about 14 degrees Celsius. Warm clothes are recommended
• You will be required to climb 800 steps at the salt mine, including 350 steps to descend to the 1st level
• You are not permitted to enter Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum with large bags or backpacks. The maximum size permitted is 30 x 20 x 10 centimeters
• You can book lunch at a recommended restaurant after your visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum if you prefer. You private driver is at your disposal
• The tour usually starts between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM. You will be informed of your exact pick-up time at least 2 days in advance
• Those under the influence of alcohol or any other substance are prohibited from entering the museum
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 7 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.7/5
Value for money
4.1/5
Safety
5.0/5

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Product ID: 123728