Auschwitz-Birkenau Guided Tour & Pickup Options

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Saturday 18 May
Krakow

Highlights

  • Witness the darkest moments of WW2 at the Aushwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum
  • See the terrifying symbols of Nazi cruelty, such as the 'Arbeit Macht Frei' gate
  • Hear how the camps were operated and the inhuman conditions of its prisoners
  • Explore intact buildings, including the original barracks and gas chambers
  • Learn about the lives of those who died and view their belongings at the museum

Description

Pay your respects at the site of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp. Make use of transportation from Krakow, and take a guided tour of the historical landmark. Benefit from pick-up at your accommodation in Krakow, and journey by air-conditioned vehicle to Oświęcim. Enter the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum for a 3.5-hour guided tour of the former Nazi concentration camps.  Hear how 1.3 million Jews, along with prisoners from Poland, France and Italy were murdered there during World War II. See the infamous 'Arbeit Macht Frei' gate and learn the origins of the camp and what life was like for the prisoners. Visit the original barracks and gas chambers, along with platforms and other sites, and take a poignant trip through history via period photos and personal artifacts that bring the past to life.

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off (depending on the option selected) Air-conditioned bus Licensed Guide in Auschwitz and Birkenau Skip-the-line entry ticket to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial & Museum Lunchbox (if add-on selected at checkout)

Important Information

  • 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
  • The pickup time may change (possible start of the tour between 6:00 AM and 1:30 PM), so please consider this in your plans. You choose a preferred time which is not guaranteed. In exceptional circumstances, the departure time may be earlier or later.
  • The Old Town is a restricted traffic zone so if your accommodation is in this area, we will contact you to confirm the nearest possible pickup point
  • Duration of the tour is determined by the memorial's visitor service. GetYourGuide and your guide have no influence on the duration of the break time
  • The offer is written in English, and the organizer is not responsible for any inaccuracies in translation into another language •For reasons beyond the operator's control, the tour may be canceled. In this case, the customer will always receive a full refund

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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