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

From Krakow: Auschwitz & Salt Mine Tour with Lunch Option

Product ID: 132213
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Visit the memorial site at Auschwitz before exploring the fascinating Wieliczka Salt Mine with your English-speaking tour guide.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Duration: 11 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

At your accommodation in Krakow. The Old Town is a restricted traffic zone so if your accommodation is in this area, the local partner will contact you to confirm the nearest possible pickup location.

Select participants and date:



  • Visit Auschwitz and Birkenau to learn about the atrocities that were committed by the Nazis
  • Explore Poland's most famous salt mine
  • Discover 2 of Poland's most important sights in one day with an English-speaking guide
Full description
The first part of your tour takes you to Auschwitz. Here, learn about the horrors of World War II and the German occupation of Poland. During this tour, see the former concentration camp with its barracks, gas chambers and chimneys. See the exhibitions and photos throughout the camp that show what the prisoners had to go through.

Take a break to eat your packed lunch before heading to the Wieliczka Salt Mine. Climb down 800 steps to admire the beautiful interiors of the mine. Explore chambers and admire lakes, galleries, a chapel and a ballroom. Take a deep breath and enjoy your time in this unusual place.
  • Pickup from accommodation in Krakow
  • Drop-off in Krakow city center
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fees and tickets
  • English-speaking guide at the museum and mine
  • English-speaking tour leader
  • Packed lunch of 2 sandwiches, croissant, a pack of biscuits, water, and 1-2 pieces of fruit (if option selected)
  • Headset to hear the live guide better (only in first camp)
What’s Not Included
  • Photo permission fee in the mine, for 10 zł
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with claustrophobia

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Student card
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
• As per the requirements of Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, all participants are required to provide their full name and contact details as part of the booking
• Entrance may be refused if the name provided on the booking is not identical to the name on the ID provided when entering
• Owing to the requirements, all tickets to the museum are non-refundable. Please consider your purchase carefully
• The departure time may change and be at anytime between 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM
• The local partner will contact you by email or phone on the day before your tour to confirm your pickup time and details
• The Old Town is a restricted traffic zone so if your accommodation is in this area, the local partner will contact you to confirm the nearest possible pickup point
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Organized by

Royal Cracow

Product ID: 132213