History & heritage tours

Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum tour from Krakow with pick-up and transport

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Availability: Every day
Duration: 7 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit the moving Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial
  • See an informative documentary film on the way to the former camps
  • Learn about the terrible history of the camps from a knowledgeable guide
What to expect

Visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp during this early morning guided tour in English. Choosing an early morning tour gives you a unique opportunity to see this special place without crowds and to contemplate the tragic history of Auschwitz with no rush.

Visit the former Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, now turned into a UNESCO World Heritage Sites-listed museum. During this tour from Krakow of approximately 7 hours, you'll have the opportunity to discover the history of the Holocaust and World War II in Poland. A professional, English-speaking guide will provide you with all the valuable insights in the campsites and on your way to Auschwitz. Moreover, you will have the chance to prepare yourself for the visit with a short documentary film "The liberation of Auschwitz” screened in your shared car.

With this tour you will be picked up from your hotel or apartment in Krakow city. If your accommodation is located outside, the most convenient point will be agreed via email with you.

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What's included
  • Pick-up from your hotel or accommodation in Krakow city center, if booked, or from the collective meeting point in Krakow
  • Transport in a modern and air-conditioned, shared minivan with Wi-Fi
  • Skip-the-line admission to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial
  • Transfer between the camps Auschwitz and Birkenau (3km)
  • Professional guide and headsets
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Children and youth (5-17 years): reduced
  • Infants (0-4 years): free
Where

Pick-up service if booked, or collective meeting point at: 17, Straszewskiego Street

Meeting point:

In front of the Radisson Blu Hotel or pick-up service.

What to remember
  • Please provide the name and address of your accommodation, in order to organize the pick-up service
  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION: please reconfirm the starting time and pick up place directly with the provider at the contacts provided in the voucher you receive after the booking
  • NOTE: the museum requires the name and surname of every guest for entry, please add this additional information at checkout
  • IMPORTANT: every guest MUST carry an ID or passport matching the name and surname provided at checkout which will also be reflected on your museum entrance ticket
  • A visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau can prove traumatic, therefore we recommend that visitors are at least 13 years old
  • While in the camps, visitors are required to behave appropriately and respectfully
  • Visitors are generally allowed to take pictures with a few, clearly indicated exceptions
  • The maximum size of your carry-on can not exceed the following dimensions: 30x20x10cm. You can leave larger luggage in the car
  • Please note that in the camps there are mostly dirt tracks, which may cause minor difficulties for wheelchair-users
  • Some spaces are not accessible by wider wheelchairs or strollers. For the comfort of visitors with mobility problems, the museum provides substitute wheelchairs of size allowing them to move around the grounds and buildings. Our driver will help you arrange the substitute wheelchair
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When
  • Every day all year round
  • Check the calendar to choose a preferable starting time
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Provider
Krakow Direct
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
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