Auschwitz-Birkenau tour from Krakow with hotel pickup

Krakow, Poland
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What To Expect

The grim Auschwitz Birkenau will forever be remembered as a place of death for millions of innocent people, including women, children, and men. A visit to this place will help you understand the enormity of human tragedy during the Second World War. The Nazi camp was established in 1941 when the first prisoners were placed there. During the 4 years of its activity, the camp was significantly expanded to include the gas chambers and the labor camp. Prisoners living in real hell on earth were deprived of their human rights and dignity, suffered violence, and underwent dangerous medical experiments.You will start your tour to this gloomy memorial by pickup from your hotel in Krakow by a comfortable minivan. You will be taken to Auschwitz and take part in a tour with a professional English-speaking guide. The tour includes visits to the two camps Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau. You will see the remains of barracks, watchtowers, railway ramps, gas chambers, and crematoriums.The guided tour takes 3 hours and 30 minutes and you will given an extra 30 minutes in the Birkenau (Auschwitz II) part of the museum to contemplate, have a break, go to the museum's shop or just go on your own to the places you wish to see extra.

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Important info

Not suitable for:

  • Wheelchair users and people with walking difficulties

Know in advance:

  • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
  • If you don't contact the operator to confirm the details of your pick-up point, the fixed meeting point is Straszewskiego 14
  • Some of the hotels are in limited traffic areas; in that case, the pick-up will be at the closest meeting point
  • The maximum size of hand luggage is 30 x 20 x 10 cm; if your luggage is bigger, you can leave it in the locked bus parked next to the museum

Remember to bring:

  • An ID with photo (ID card, driving license, passport)
  • Appropriate clothes for the weather
What's included
Free hotel pickup and hotel drop-off. Transportation by air-conditioned car. Professional and friendly Guide. Entrance to the museum
What's not included
Food and drinks
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Know Before You Go

Learn about the dramatic stories of prisoners and their daily life in the camp. See the remains of one of the largest death camps in history. Find out more about the Nazi Holocaust. Listen to a professional guide

Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until a day in advance
Meeting Point

Pickup from your accommodation in Krakow.