7 to 8 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Learn about Poland’s history and visit a former concentration camp—Auschwitz Birkenau, that now acts as a place to remember those who lost their lives there during World War II. Save time planning your own transport by having Krakow hotel pickup and drop-off included. By going on a guided tour, you are able to understand more about the context of the site and the things that happened there.
- Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site—Auschwitz Birkenau
- Avoid busy public transport—hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Learn historical context by having a guided tour
- Avoid crowds with a guarantee to skip long lines
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Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Round-trip shared transfer
Guaranteed to skip the long lines
Headset to hear your guide clearly
Food and drinks
Departure & Return
Garbarska 2, 31-131 Kraków, Poland
Gr8way Meeting Point
Return DetailsReturns to original departure point
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- VISITING PACE: Please note that there are hundreds of people visiting the Auschwitz Museum every day and keeping your own pace of sightseeing is not possible.
- DEPARTURE TIME: The starting times are tentative and may change, and departures from Krakow may take place in the following hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm. You are required to contact Gr8way at least 2 days before the activity starts to confirm your exact pick-up time from your accommodation.
- LUGGAGE SIZE: Each traveller is allowed a maximum size of any baggage allowed in The Auschwitz Birkenau Museum is 30x20x10 cm. This is more or less the size of an A4 sheet. It's okay to have a small handbag or wallet with you. If your luggage is bigger, you can leave it in the locked bus parked next to the museum. Our driver will look after your luggage while you are away.
- WEATHER: We operates in all weather conditions, during this tour, you will spend up to 70% of the time outdoors, especially during the second part at Birkenau Memorial Place. Please bring weather appropriate clothing.
- Stroller accessible
- Infant seats available
- HOTEL PICKUP: Some of the hotels located in Kraków Old Town are in traffic restricted area and no direct pickup is available. In that case we provide a pickup from closest possbile pickup point.
- In order to enter the Auschwitz Musuem customer must provide tour provider with full names of all participants. Otherwise customers won't be allowed to enter.
- ID DOCUMENTS: Every visitor has to bring ID to verify. Otherwise the security might refuse enter the Musuem
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Valid student ID allows you to get a youth discount.
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- OPERATED BY GR8WAY
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Auschwitz & Birkenau: Live-Guided tour with transportation and hotel pickup?
A:The policy on face masks and attendee health is:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
What is the policy on sanitization during Auschwitz & Birkenau: Live-Guided tour with transportation and hotel pickup?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Auschwitz & Birkenau: Live-Guided tour with transportation and hotel pickup?
A:The policies on social distancing are:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Auschwitz & Birkenau: Live-Guided tour with transportation and hotel pickup?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- "Please note that the terrain is not even so be careful to wear super supportive shoes." See review
- "Pick up on time, great air conditioned mini bus, driver and guide excellent, a must for all visitors" See review
- "There is a fair amount of walking involved in this so be prepared, especially on the second part of the tour." See review
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