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  1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Auschwitz II-Birkenau

From Krakow: Auschwitz-Birkenau Transportation and Entrance

Product ID: 293880
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Visit Auschwitz concentration camp and learn about the history of the Holocaust and the Nazi terror against European Nations. See original buildings as well as remnants of gas chambers and crematoria.
About this ticket
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Instructor
English
Booklets
Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore both the Auschwitz Museum and the Birkenau Memorial
  • Learn the history of the Holocaust and genocide
  • Visit many permanent exhibitions on the grounds of the Museum
Full description
From Krakow, travel in an air-conditioned bus for approximately 1.5 hours to Birkenau near the town of Auschwitz. Upon arrival have a short break. Before you start your tour collect informational booklets in your own language and receive from the driver all important information regarding what you must see.

Explore the biggest Nazi extermination camp on your own. Spend at least one and a half hour seeing the remnants of living barracks for prisoners and the notorious gas chambers. From the Birkenau Memorial make your way to the Auschwitz Museum. Before you enter, receive guidelines from the driver and spend up to 2 hours in the Museum visiting numerous permanent exhibitions intended to provide an account of the horror of the camp. Finish your tour and go back to Kraków to the starting point, seeing various landmarks on the way.
Includes
  • Pickup from the meeting point in the center of Krakow
  • Round trip transfer and drop-off
  • Informational booklets
  • Entrance to both camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau
What’s Not Included
  • Live guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The bus stop is located in front of the Warszawski Hotel at 6 Pawia Street.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• The maximum size of bags and backpacks allowed in the Museum grounds is 30x20x10 cm
• There are spots in the museum where it is not allowed to take pictures
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 12 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.8/5
Organization
4.5/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.5/5

Organized by

Pavel Travel Paweł Rosół

Product ID: 293880