1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Auschwitz I

From Krakow: Auschwitz-Birkenau Tour with a Guidebook

Product ID: 222072
See gallery
Visit the largest Nazi concentration camp complex from World War II at Auschwitz-Birkenau. Learn about the terrible story of the more than 1.3 million victims who lost their lives. See the remnants of the crematories, the unloading ramp, and barracks.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Instructor
English
Booklets
Spanish, Swedish, Dutch, English, Finnish, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about how the Auschwitz-Birkenau camps worked and were built
  • See remnants and poignant personal artifacts from the Holocaust
  • Learn about living and work conditions and the tragic fate of the prisoners
  • Discover many exhibitions and photos showing the fate and history of the prisoners
Full description
Head to one of 3 meeting points in Krakow city center. Depart from Krakow in an air-conditioned coach and set off for the largest Nazi concentration camp complex from World War II at Auschwitz-Birkenau. Visit many exhibitions and see lots of pictures in the prisoners barracks showing the history and the fate of the prisoners. Learn about one of the most horrific genocides in human history with an informative guidebook in your own language.

Spend the first part of your trip on a 2-hour tour to the Auschwitz I camp to see the permanent exhibition in the former prisoners' barracks. Then spend 1.5 hours at Auschwitz II Birkenau, the largest of the 40 camps and sub-camps that made up the Auschwitz complex. See ruins of the crematories, the unloading ramp, remaining barracks, and the monument dedicated to the victims of the camp. Visit all of the exhibits with a professional guidebook in your hands.

At the end of the tour, return to Krakow on the coach.
Includes
  • Pickup from meeting points in Krakow
  • Return transport by air-conditioned bus or van from Krakow
  • Admission ticket for Auschwitz I & Auschwitz II-Birkenau
  • Guidebook in your language
What’s Not Included
  • Tour guide
  • Food or drink

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The first pick up point is Starowiślna 65 street at 12:50 PM. The second pick up point is Wielopole 2 at 1:00 PM. The third pick up point is Pawia 6 at 1:10 PM.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• You can bring a packed lunch and a drink
Customer reviews
Overall rating
3.8 / 5
based on 170 reviews
Review summary
Service
3.9/5
Organization
3.6/5
Value for money
4.0/5
Safety
4.4/5

Organized by

Mustseecracowtours :)

Product ID: 222072