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Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow

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From US$36,00
Book this tour and enhance your experience with a complimentary Krakow audio city guide
Highlights
  • Explore the exhibits and memorials at Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
  • Hear a guide give historical facts clearly with a provided headset 
  • No need to rent a car to get to the museum—round-trip transport is included 
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Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow
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IT 8-9am
Tour with an Italian speaking guide, starts between 8:00-9:00. If you are interested in complementary hotel pick up please make sure to contact the supplier no later than 24h prior to your tour.
From US$35,98
IT 7-8am
Tour with an Italian speaking guide, starts between 7:00-8:00. If you are interested in complementary hotel pick up please make sure to contact the supplier no later than 24h prior to your tour.
From US$35,98
GER 3-4pm
Tour with a German speaking guide, starts between 15:00-16:00. If you are interested in complementary hotel pick up please make sure to contact the supplier no later than 24h prior to your tour.
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Overview
Get more out of going with a guide to Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum during this tour from Krakow, and enrich your knowledge of the dark time in history when this former Nazi concentration camp was running. Hear sad stories, see important memorials, and walk through the grounds and exhibits. Fit this significant guided tour into your trip with multiple tour times offered.
What to Expect
For this guided tour of Auschwitz, you can either choose to be picked up at your hotel or Szczepanski Square in Krakow. On the journey over to Oświęcim, watch a documentary film about the Holocaust.

Once you arrive at the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, your guide takes you through the grounds of Auschwitz I. See the original roads, watchtowers, and railway ramps before going into exhibits and learning even more about the struggle of former prisoners.

After, follow your guide to Birkenau (Auschwitz II), and see some of the original fences, crematoriums, and gas chambers here.

Your tour ends with a drive back to Krakow, where you’ll be dropped off in the city’s center.
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Reviewed today via mobile
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My husband and i went on this tour not knowing what to expect apart from what we have heard ,but once you are there it is hard to believe what those poor ppl went through ,we went on a tour and got met by our...More

Thank jlkcop12
Reviewed 3 days ago
Disappointing

Overall we where disappointed in the tours as we had booked the English speaking tour but the guide wasn't good in many aspects eg English not good the ear pieces weren't working properly breaking up and she rushed us round we didn't see half the...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Tour Cancelled with no notice

We showed up for our tour at the Discover Cracow office only to find out the English tour had been cancelled. They claim that they called and emailed me but I received no calls or emails. Checked spam folders and I received calls and texts...More

1  Thank jdog1335
Reviewed 1 week ago
Short 5 day break

What an amazing and very touching experience. Thought twice about visiting but glad I went. If visiting Krakow this is a must although very emotional.

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 1 week ago
A story that needs told

We were recently in Krakow for a short break. We booked this tour. We were picked up outside our hotel in a minibus. The minibus was comfortable and air con kept us cool. About an 1hour and 25 mins drive included a video with footage...More

4  Thank gogsie1
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8 May 2018|
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Response from Robert F | Reviewed this property |
This is probably number 8 but you should contact the company the day before your tour to confirm the time and place they will pick you up. If you have booked with Royal Cracow Tours they will e-mail or text confirmation... More
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Wioleta W
27 April 2018|
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Response from andreawilson2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi we booked a tour and were picked up at 7:45 got back to hotel about 4pm. You have around 2hrs each site maybe a bit less. We booked with krakow shuttle and they have an option to add lunch which we did, it was excellent... More
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Natasha K
11 April 2018|
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Response from db075 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend getting a guide, if possible. You miss out otherwise, albeit, it sometimes feels rushed. It's worth doing the organised tour, I think k we went with Discover Kracow, you get collected at hotel and transport... More
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