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Krakow: Auschwitz & Salt Mine Day Trip with Optional Lunch

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Krakow: Auschwitz & Salt Mine Day Trip with Optional Lunch

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From US$ 72.54 per person

Explore the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp and learn about the Nazi atrocities on a guided tour. Visit the iconic Wieliczka Salt Mine and see chambers with carvings and statues made of salt.

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Duration 11 hours
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Pickup optional
Please be ready and wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before the scheduled pickup time.


  • Explore the poignant history of Auschwitz and Birkenau Museum
  • Descend 140 meters below ground to the Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • See underground caves, lakes, chambers, chapels, and salt sculptures
  • Benefit from a hotel pickup transfer services between the two sites
  • Discover the Wieliczka Salt Mine and see the chambers with carvings and statues
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Learn about the tragic history of the largest former concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau and descend to the underground Museum: Wieliczka Salt Mine on this guided tour from Krakow.

Begin in the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum with a guide provided by the museum. You'll learn the terrible history of the largest concentration camp in Europe. After a short break, you will be driven to the Birkenau Museum where you'll spend around 1 hour with the same guide. During the second half of your full-day program, travel to the Salt Mine in Wieliczka, which is one of the oldest working salt mines in the world. Spend some free time before entering the Wieliczka Salt Mine.

Head 140 meters underground on a 2.5-hour journey along more than 2.5 kilometers of tourist routes and see chambers with amazing carvings and statues, with everything made of salt.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation
  • Tour leader or driver assistance
  • Entrance tickets
  • Guide at the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum
  • Guide at the museum in the Salt Mine
  • Headset
  • Lunch box (vegetarian or meat options are available, if option chosen)
  • Gratuities
  • Photo permission inside the Salt Mine
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Backpacks

Know before you go

  • Entrance may be refused if the name provided on the booking is not identical to the name on the ID provided when entering
  • Your pickup time may vary depending on your location and you will be informed by phone or email to your hotel reception in the event of any changes
  • Depending on road conditions, the tour of the mine may change slightly
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