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Skip-the-Line: Auschwitz Birkenau Memorial and Museum Tour with Hotel Transfers from Krakow

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Key Highlights

  • Smartphone voucher accepted – No need to print!
  • Explore one of the largest former Nazi concentration camps on the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Tour
  • Watch an informative documentary film on the way to the camps
  • Witness the museum exhibition as well as preserved sights, such as barracks, railroad tracks and rows of gas chambers chimneys
  • Listen to the harrowing details of the history of the death camps from a professional local guide
  • Enjoy easy Hotel transfers to and from Krakow in a WiFi-enabled, air-conditioned minivan or minibus
  • Overview

    Visit the largest of Nazi concentration camps and delve into the history of the worst war crimes and human tragedy during the WWII. Explore Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum and learn about the infamous Holocaust with a skip-the-line admission to this UNESCO World Heritage Sites-listed museum. Enjoy 7 intriguing hours, starting with a short documentary film presentation en-route the camps - ‘The liberation of Auschwitz’. Travel around the camp sites while listening to the informative commentary by a professional local tour guide.

    Hotel pick-up and drop-off from Krakow are included in the ticket to ensure a hassle-free travel experience.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    7 hours approximately

    Start time

    Pick-up starts from 8:30am - 9:30am

    1 Aug 18 to 31 Aug 18 : 8:00am

    Meeting Point

    You will be picked up from your hotel in Krakow city centre.
    Please advise your hotel details at the time of booking so that we can arrange hotel pickup.

    Ending Point

    Same as the start point

    Itinerary

    Start this intriguing tour with a hotel pick-up from Krakow city centre in a WiFi-enabled, air-conditioned Mercedes Benz vehicle with a friendly English-speaking driver. Enjoy the screening of a short documentary film ‘The liberation of Auschwitz’ during the 1 hour 10 minute journey to Auschwitz Birkenau Memorial and Museum, one of the largest former Nazi concentration camps.

    After a stress-free priority entry, brace yourself and begin this intense experience with a 3.5-hour long tour around the camps of Auschwitz and Birkenau. This guided tour in English makes you discover the history of World War II and the Holocaust in Poland with visits to the museum exhibition as well as preserved sights, such as barracks, railroad tracks or rows of gas chambers chimneys. Receive a quick and easy transfer between both the camps, located within around 3 km distance of each other and learn about its origins, history and the everyday life of its prisoners.

    End this tour with return transfers to your hotel in Krakow city centre or any other place of your choice on the way. While there shall be no stops on the way back, the tourists are allowed to request for a short break, if required. You may even request for paid lunch boxes when needed!

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Complimentary pick up and drop off service for hotels in Krakow
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan or minibus, with Wi-Fi
    • Admission ticket to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum
    • Professional live guide in English Headsets to hear the guide clearly

    Exclusions

    • Food and drinks
  • Please note

    Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.

    The maximum size of your carry-on can not exceed the following dimensions: 30 x 20 x 10 cm. You can leave your larger luggage in the car.

    The camps mostly have dirt tracks, which may cause minor difficulties for wheelchair-users.

    Some spaces are not accessible by wider wheelchairs or baby pushchairs. For the comfort of visitors with mobility problems, the museum provides substitute wheelchairs of sizes that allow to move around the grounds and buildings. Our driver will help you arrange the substitute wheelchair.

    A visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau can prove traumatic; therefore we recommend that visitors are at least 14 years old.

    While in the camps, visitors are required to behave appropriately and respectfully.

    Visitors are generally allowed to take pictures with a few, clearly indicated exceptions.

    Pick up will be at 8:00am during the month of August.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Customer Reviews
    • Great tour

      I learned a lot from the professional tour guide. And the driver is also very kind and helpful....

      Chia Li, Germany, 23/May/2018
    • Best tour I have experienced , the guide was amazing and very knowledgable .

      The overall experience was perfect ,the pick up was on time, the driver was very friendly and knowledgeable , amazing vechicles very clean and comfortable . The on board video...

      Barbara Smiles, United Kingdom, 21/May/2018
    • Poignant visit to Auschwitz, Birkenau

      Our party of eight were picked up at our hotel on time, very sociable driver explained our itinerary. If you experience krakow this tour is a must it is heart breaking but...

      Stephen Bell, United Kingdom, 03/May/2018
    • Had a great day all went well

      Carmel Garrigos, United Kingdom, 02/Dec/2018
    • Easy and quick. Price was competitive as well.

      Ekaterina Yakubova, United Kingdom, 29/Nov/2018
    • Superb service - Michael is a excellent - such a lovely guy and very well informed and passionate about Polish history, highly recommend this service

      KERRY O'DONNELL, United Kingdom, 28/Nov/2018