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

Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow

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Travel from Krakow on this full-day excursion to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial. A professional guide will take you on a tour of this former concentration camp.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Skip the line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the historical and political background of Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Visit the largest former Nazi concentration camp
  • See the barbed wire fence, the gas chambers, and cremation ovens
Full description
On this 7-hour trip from Krakow you’ll visit the former concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest of the Third Reich.

You’ll see the fortified walls, barbed wire, platforms, barracks, gallows, gas chambers, and cremation ovens where the genocide by the Nazis took place.

This site is the symbol of humanity's cruelty to its fellow human beings in the 20th century. According to historical investigations, 1.5 million people, among them a great number of Jews, were systematically starved, tortured, murdered, and gassed to death in this camp.
Includes
  • Round-trip transportation to Auschwitz and Birkenau
  • Tour attendant
  • Local English-speaking or Spanish-speaking guide at Auschwitz and Birkenau
  • Admission fees
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch

When you get there

Meeting point

Sienna 17, Krakow

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Know before you go
• Entrance for children up to 4 years of age is free of charge - you only have to pay for transportation (70 PLN)
• Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before departure time, as the bus sometimes leaves from different locations. If you are late, the tour operator is not obligated to make efforts so you can still join the tour
• Maximum size of bags allowed to take to the museum is 20cm x 30cm ( an A4 size ). Bigger bags can be left in the bus
• Please bring your own food and drinks
• This tour takes about 7 hours (though it can vary depending on traffic conditions and the museum)
• Please note that the guide speaks English only
• You cannot enter the bus until the tour leader has checked your ticket
• There is no toilet on the bus. Price for toilets in Auschwitz I is 2 PLN and in Birkenau - 2 PLN.
• The approximate distance to walk in the museum is 4 km
• Any changes to your order can be made no later than 24 hours before departure. After that time, no complaints will be possible
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Krakville Tours

Product ID: 67308