6 to 7 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Discover the story of Auschwitz on a full-day trip to the Auschwitz-Birkenau complex in Oświęcim from Krakow. On the site of the former German Nazi concentration and extermination camp, learn about Auschwitz’s history and visit significant buildings like the prisoner barracks and the unloading bay before you browse exhibits in the UNESCO-listed complex's museum. Round-trip transport from Krakow's Old Town and a boxed lunch is included.
- Gain a deeper understanding of Auschwitz-Birkenau on a day trip from Krakow
- Enjoy priority admission to the sites and take a guided tour with headsets
- A boxed lunch, bottled water, and entrance tickets are included
- Pickup from a centrally located meeting point or from your hotel
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Hotel Pick-up & Hotel Drop-off
Professional English-speaking driver or tour pilot
Professional guide, museum employee
WiFi on board
All Fees and Taxes
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
Pickup is offered from Your Hotel/Hostel/Apart or 8 comfortable meeting points. Customers may select a point from the list or enter their accommodation address manually.
Upon return, it is possible to stop a front of start location or at one of 4 central drop-off points, in the main districts of Krakow. Meeting and drop-off points are visible on the map in the link.
Customers will receive a message with the exact departure time until 7 pm on the day before the activity. We kindly ask that guests wait outside, in front of the entrance 5 minutes before departure. The driver will wait no longer than 15 minutes after the specified departure time.
At the end of the trip, customers may return to the places were they start the tour or one of 4 droop off location from the map in Krakow.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Infant seats available
- The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
- A considerate amount of walking is involved
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Not wheelchair accessible
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Bags and backpacks larger than 30x20x10 cm are not allowed on the museum grounds. You may store luggage in the vehicles free of charge.
- Youth between 18 and 26 years must present a valid student ID on the day of the activity.
- Please, provide exact name and surname from your passports/documents (tickets are personal)
- Please bring a document confirming the name and surname of each participant
- you can order an extra paid lunch-box from the driver
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
- OPERATED BY CRACOW LOCAL TOURS
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.
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
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 Best Value Shared Tour?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
What is the policy on sanitization during Auschwitz-Birkenau Best Value Shared Tour?
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 Best Value Shared Tour?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- "Wear comfortable shoes as quite a lot of walking on uneven and dusty ground." See review
- "It's a full day out and does involve a lot of walking on dirt and gravel paths so would not really recommend for anyone with walking disabilities." See review
- "There is lots of walking so be prepared - need to stay close to guide or you miss information." See review
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