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Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp Memorial Tour

by Cracow Tours
per adult Price is € 43
Duration: {0} Duration: 7h Free cancellation Free cancellation No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Highlights

Informative tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp

Startling reality of the gas chambers & prison blocks

Historical insights & commentary from a professional guide

Chance to visit Birkenau's captivating Martyrdom Museum

Sobering & poignant visit to historic UNESCO-listed site

Highlights

Informative tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp

Startling reality of the gas chambers & prison blocks

Historical insights & commentary from a professional guide

Chance to visit Birkenau's captivating Martyrdom Museum

Sobering & poignant visit to historic UNESCO-listed site

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12:35 PM, Tour in English

Duration 7h

Tour with an English speaking guide, starts between 11:35am-12:35pm. If you are interested in complementary hotel pick-up, please make sure to contact the supplier at: office@cracowtours.pl, or on +48 602 49 70 64 no later than 24h prior to your tour. If your hotel is not in central Krakow, or cannot be serviced, or you do not require hotel pick-up, make your own way to themain tour departure point: the bus park at 7 Powisle Street, across from the Sheraton Grand Hotel Krakow. Che ck-in at this location is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

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Total price is € 43, taxes included

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6:00 AM, Tour in English

Duration 7h

Tour with an English speaking guide, starts between 5:00am-6:00am. If you are interested in complementary hotel pick-up, please make sure to contact the supplier at: office@cracowtours.pl, or on +48 602 49 70 64 no later than 24h prior to your tour. If your hotel is not in central Krakow, or cannot be serviced, or you do not require hotel pick-up, make your own way to themain tour departure point: the bus park at 7 Powisle Street, across from the Sheraton Grand Hotel Krakow. Che ck-in at this location is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

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8:35 AM, Tour in English

Duration 7h

Tour with an English speaking guide, starts between 7:35am-8:35am. If you are interested in complementary hotel pick-up, please make sure to contact the supplier at: office@cracowtours.pl, or on +48 602 49 70 64 no later than 24h prior to your tour. If your hotel is not in central Krakow, or cannot be serviced, or you do not require hotel pick-up, make your own way to the main tour departure point: the bus park at 7 Powisle Street, across from the Sheraton Grand Hotel Krakow. Check-in at this location is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

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Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp Memorial Tour

Activity Location

Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum

Więźniów Oświęcimia 20

Oświęcim 32-603

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Main tour departure point: the bus park at 7 Powisle Street, across from the Sheraton Grand Hotel Krakow. Check-in at this location is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

    7 Powiśle

    Kraków 33-332


Description

Around 1.5 million people – Jews, Poles and political prisoners – died at the hands of the Nazis at Auschwitz-Birkenau. See for yourself where the atrocities of the Nazis' “Final Solution” were carried out on this poignant guided tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum.

Settle into your seat in a comfortable shuttle for the ride out to the site and watch a 55-minute documentary screened to give you the background and history of the camp on your way. Once you arrive at Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest of the Nazi death camps, head out on a tour through the exhibitions in the prison blocks, the gas chambers, and the crematorium.

Step inside the Martydrom Museum to see sculptures and artwork created by former prisoners, examine exhibits chronicling the atrocities of the Holocaust along the way, and feel free to ask questions of your guide before you return to your shuttle and ride back to Krakow.


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum

  • Admission fees

  • Roundtrip transport to and from selected central Krakow hotels

  • Live tour commentary provided in English

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly

  • Tour escort/host

  • Documentary film during the transfer


Exclusions

  • Meals and drinks


Know Before You Book

  • If you are interested in complementary hotel pick-up, please make sure to contact the local supplier at: office@cracowtours.pl, or on +48 602 49 70 64 no later than 24h prior to your tour.

  • Roundtrip transport is available from most centrally located Krakow hotels. Please arrange pick-up from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation. You are required to wait at the reception 5 minutes before your scheduled pick-up time.

  • If you do not require hotel pick-up, or your hotel cannot be serviced, you must make your own way to main tour departure point: the bus park at 7 Powisle Street, across from the Sheraton Grand Hotel Krakow. Check-in at this location is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

  • The maximum size of backpacks or handbags brought into the Museum cannot exceed dimensions 30x20x10 cm. Larger bags must be left in the bus.

  • There is a 15-minute break during the tour, when you can eat and drink a snack and a bottle of water you are recommended to bring.

  • Taking photos in the buildings with the use of flash is forbidden. You are allowed to take photos only in selected parts of the Museum.

  • Eating and smoking, as well as acting in a loud manner are forbidden at the Museum.


Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp Memorial Tour ratings based on 324 verified reviews

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4.7 out of 5

5/5 19 Sep 2019

The guide was excellent very informative. I would have preferred being in a smaller group and having longer to explore.