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Visit Auschwitz & Birkenau and pay your respects to the Victims of Holocaust on an educational day trip from Krakow. Take the opportunity to learn more about the Holocaust and see one of the most terrifying sites in world history.
About this activity
Duration: 7 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn about the history of the Holocaust
  • Visit Auschwitz-Birkenau, the former German extermination camp
  • Pay your respects to the Victims of Holocaust
  • Discover the horrors of this World Heritage Site
Full description
Depart from Krakow to Auschwitz in a day-long tour that is suitable for individual tourists and groups. It takes 1.5 hours to get there from Krakow. 

When you reach Auschwitz, begin a 3.5-hour tour with a local guide. The visit includes 2 sections of the camp: Auschwitz I which was mostly for political prisoners and the immense concentration and death camp at Auschwitz II-Birkenau which was mostly used for Jewish and Roma prisoners. The entire trip lasts approximately 7 hours.
  • Transport by high-quality air-conditioned minivan or minibus
  • English speaking driver or tour leader's assistance
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets
  • Guided 3.5-hour sightseeing tour in English

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

1. Hotel Wyspiański, Westerplatte 16, 33-332 Kraków, Poland 2. Radisson Blu Hotel, Krakow

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Food and drinks
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Food is not allowed inside the museum
• Bags bigger than A4 sheet size are not allowed inside the museum but you can leave them in the left-luggage office for an extra fee or leave them in the car/minivan/bus
• There is an airport-style security control
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Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 172 reviews
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Poland Travel

Product ID: 209766