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  3. Krakow
  4. Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau

From Krakow: Auschwitz, Wieliczka Salt Mine & Pickup Options

Product ID: 89928
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Explore the harrowing story of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp on an educational guided tour of the museum and memorial. Then, visit the stunning Wieliczka Salt Mine before returning to Krakow.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration: 11 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
Skip the ticket line
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

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Experience

Highlights
  • Watch an informative documentary about the liberation of Auschwitz
  • Learn about the harrowing story of the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps
  • See statues and chapels carved in salt at the Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Take a guided tour of both landmarks
Itinerary
  • Krakow

  • 1.45 hours

  • Auschwitz I (guided tour)

  • Break

  • Auschwitz II-Birkenau (guided tour)

  • Free time

  • Wieliczka (guided tour)

  • 40 minutes

  • Krakow

9 hours

Pickup included
Main stop
Other stop
Full description
Depart Krakow and journey to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum by air-conditioned minivan or minibus. Watch the short documentary "The Liberation of Auschwitz" on the way to learn more about the camp. Upon arrival, take a guided tour of the site to learn about one of the darkest chapters in the history of Europe.

Spend approximately 3.5-hours at Auschwitz-Birkenau, and then drive to the Wieliczka Salt Mine for a 2.5-hour guided tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Marvel at the chambers carved in salt and see statues and chapels carved by the former miners.
Includes
  • Admission tickets to Auschwitz-Birkenau and the Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • 3.5-hour guided tour of the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps
  • 2.5-hour guided tour of the Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Headsets to hear your guide clearly
  • Hotel transfer from all centrally located hotels and apartments in Krakow (if option selected)
  • Documentary film on the way to Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Insurance
  • Wi-Fi access
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Optional photo permission
  • Gratuities for driver
Not suitable for
  • People with claustrophobia
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Alcohol and drugs
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
• It is possible that in some cases the trip might me rescheduled for 9 AM in which case you will be informed via email
• The mine is suitable for wheelchairs only on a sightseeing route for visitors with mobility problems. This route is not part of the regular tour on the standard tourist route
• A 1-hour lunch break is arranged before entering the salt mine
• Although you will be able to skip the line for tickets, there will still be a wait at the security check
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From US$ 99.41 US$ 49.70 per person

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Product ID: 89928