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Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Trip from Krakow Old Town

  • Round-trip transport from Krakow makes getting to Auschwitz simple
  • Museum tour lets you gain a deeper understanding of the site's history
  • Prebooked tour lets you skip the often-long entry lines
Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Trip from Krakow Old Town
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English Afternoon Departure
English live guide. Departure in the afternoon, usually between 12:00 and 2:30 pm.
English Morning Departure
English live guide. Departure before noon, usually between 8:00 and 11:00 am.
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Get the most out of your visit to the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum with this tour. Save valuable vacation time by booking your tour in advanced, and skipping the often-long entry lines. Explore the site's significant buildings with a guide by your side, ready to answer any questions about the camp's complex. Plus, there’s no need to worry about renting a car or puzzling out directions, as round-trip transport from Old Town Krakow is also included.
What to Expect

Make your way to Old Town Krakow on the morning of your tour, and meet your guide and group. Climb into an air-conditioned minivan for the ride over to Auschwitz. Provided transportation means you can easily access this UNESCO World Heritage Site without renting a car or puzzling out public transportation.

Once you arrive, proceed directly inside and skip the often-long entry lines, since you have prebooked a tour. You'll be equipped with a headset to hear your museum guide clearly as you explore the main camp, Auschwitz I, and Birkenau, where many lives were taken. In Auschwitz II-Birkenau, listen to informative commentary while stopping at the site's most significant buildings, such as the crematoria, the gas chamber, the unloading ramp, and the barracks.

Upon the completion of this Auschwitz-Birkenau tour, return to Krakow for drop-off back in Old Town.

Reviews (45)

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Reviewed yesterday
Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial - A must for any visitor to Krakow

Picked up at arranged time and from then until we were dropped off near our apartment the day was amazing. Friendly driver and a knowledgeable tour guide brought our group an excellent understanding of what happened in the camps. During the tour we were asked...More

Thank johnhwmartin
Reviewed yesterday
auschwitz and birkenau

This trip was what we came for and were not disappointed. We booked in the uk and found everything ran smooth. We started at Auschwitz with an english tour the guide was very good and took her time explaining everything. Some buildings and rooms made...More

Thank seanevans1969
Reviewed 1 week ago
A place that leaves you in Silence

If you're ever in Berlin, you should go see this concentration camp, one of the biggest and most important camp of the WW2, this place shows you the horror that was committed by the Nazis, and still till today you can feel a shiver once...More

1  Thank RamiAzzi
Reviewed 1 week ago
Emotional..and everyone should see this

Very emotional we should never forget what happened here ..guides were very knowledgeable and would highly recommend this tour

1  Thank Sally J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Guided tour from Krakow.

After the booking my wonderful hotelier had made with Cracow Local Tours on my behalf they picked me up from my apartments bang on the arranged time. The driver introduced himself (Mateurz i believe his name was) he was very clear and polite. He told...More

1  Thank townend4life