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

From Krakow: Auschwitz Birkenau Guided Tour with Pick-up

Product ID: 11275
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Spend your day visiting the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps and learning about their history. After watching a documentary, your guide will lead you on a tour around the grounds, sharing information and answering questions.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

If you are staying in a hotel other than those listed below then please call the supplier to confirm your nearest pick-up point and time or make your own way to the meeting point. If your hotel is not listed below, please either arrange a pick-up location time or meet at the last stop, Sheraton Hotel in time for departure at 09:10. 8.15 Sympozjum Hotel (on request only) 8:00-8:30: Best Western Premier, Best Western Efekt Express, Best Western Galicya, Hotel Conrad, Hotel Crown Piast, Demel Hotel, Elektor, Fortuna Bis Hotel, Hilton Garden Inn, Chopin, Novotel City West, Orient Hotel, Park Inn, Petrus, Sympozjum, Qubus and Wentzl - (all on request only) 8:40 2 Matejki Square, 7 Szcepanski Square, Galaxy Hotel 8:45 Aleksander 1 Hotel, Andel's Hotel, Ester Hotel 8:50 Globus Hotel, Logos Hotel, Wyspianski Hotel 8:55 Holiday Inn, Novotel Centre/Ibis Centre, Queen Boutique Hotel 9:00 Royal Hotel 9:05 Radisson Blu 9.10 Sheraton last stop and departure at Sheraton Hotel at 9.10
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Ride by bus from Krakow to Auschwitz and Birkenau
  • Explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • See sites of historical significance
Full description
Visit Auschwitz, formerly the largest German concentration camp, located on the outskirts of the Polish town of Ośiwięcim. Through the showing of a documentary about the camp and a guided tour by an English-speaking guide, you will learn about the tragedies of World War II and the many lives lost.

In addition to the two main camps, Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau, there is also a state museum, established by the Polish government in 1947. There are many artifacts on display, such as personal possessions of the prisoners. The museum is also dedicated to researching the Holocaust, and is devoted to the memory of the individuals who were murdered there.

This half-day bus tour begins and ends in Krakow.
Includes
  • Visit to the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Film showing of a documentary about the history of the camps
  • Services of a local museum guide
  • Headphone rental
  • Transportation by bus
  • Pickup is available from many hotels in Krakow
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Children under 14 years

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
This tour can be organized as a private tour with private transportation, an English-speaking guide, pickup and drop-off from/to anyplace in Krakow and all admission fees.

Visiting the camps is not recommended for guests under the age of 14.
Customer reviews
Overall rating
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based on 148 reviews
Review summary
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Organization
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Value for money
4.3/5
Safety
4.5/5

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Krakow Tours Point Travel DMC

Product ID: 11275