Krakow: Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial Tour with Optional Lunch

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Take a guided tour around the Auschwitz concentration camp and learn about the tragic war crimes that were committed here on a day trip from Krakow.


  • Visit the former Nazi concentration camps Auschwitz & Birkenau
  • Select your preferred pickup location
  • Explore both Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau with a skip-the-line ticket
  • Witness the horror of Nazi concentration Camps with a licensed guide
  • Learn more with the eBook 'The Stories of Auschwitz'


Visit Auschwitz-Birkenau, on the convenient tour with booked tickets, skip the tickets line access, a professional guide and Krakow Hotel Pickup. Transfer between Krakow and Auschwitz takes 1-hour and 15-minutes, after arrival is a 15-minutes break. The whole tour is divided into two parts, Auschwitz I and Birkenau located 3 km away from the first camp. Transfer between camps is provided by the tour operator, the tour leader will inform the group about the exact program and timing. Museum Visit Firstly visit Auschwitz I memorial site for approx. 2h with a, accompany of a professional guide through the whole camp. Enter to camp through the main gate with the inscription “Arbeit Macht Frei' (work sets you free). Pass brick Barack's, see the artefacts, photographs of prisoners, reconstructions of the whole complex as well the only remaining gas chambers and crematories. Then, continue the visit with a guide to the camp Birkenau for about 1h. Enter to horrifying wooden blocks, where almost 1000 people were living in inhuman conditions. See the ruins of has chambers and crematoria, a part of the industrial genocide of Nazi Germany. Return to Krakow to the same locations as the starting meeting point.


Hotel pickup (if option selected) Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum entry tickets Licensed guide Headsets to hear the guide Digital info book English for each participant Lunch box (ham/vegetarian/vegan) (if option selected) E-book in English for each participant (preparation eBook)

Important Information

  • It is mandatory to provide the full names of all participants of the tour when booking. If the name provided on your booking does not match the name on the identification document you present at the entrance, you may be refused entry While you can select a preferred time, please be aware that it is not guaranteed The pace and duration of tours at the memorial are determined solely by the museum's visitor service During the tour, you will get no more than 10 to 15 minutes of break time All visitors must pass through airport-style security

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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