Well organized trip. Wieliczka first 2-3 hours, with guide and dinner. trip to Auswitz, enter without queue.
Travel between two of Krakow’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites with ease during a day trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum and the Wieliczka Salt Mine. As well as convenient hotel pickup and drop-off, you’ll get skip-the-line entry to both landmarks. A guided tour reveals information you may otherwise miss if you visit these sights on your own.
Following pickup from your Krakow hotel in the morning, you’ll travel to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, a UNESCO-listed former Nazi concentration camp. (The drive is about 1.5 hours.) A timed ticket allows you to bypass long lines outside of the complex and start your guided tour immediately.
After two hours visiting the former SS administrative center and Holocaust memorial, you’ll have a break to purchase lunch.
The next stop is the Wieliczka Salt Mine, another UNESCO World Heritage Site, where you’ll descend into the tunnels of one of the world’s oldest salt mines. During a 3-hour tour, you'll see saline lakes and sculptures carved from salt before returning to the surface via an elevator. The tour concludes with hotel drop-off in Krakow.
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This was a great way to see 2 important historical sites. The travel time in the vans with the small groups allowed everyone to talk and get to know each other. The drivers were very attentive and knew their way around well. The tour guide...More
We were so well looked after by our guide, we were picked up at 8.10 am and dropped back around 8 at night. A very long day. Our guide at Auschwitz was truly respective and brilliant. A harrowing tour but definitely one that we recommend....More
I have been to both the salt mine and Auschwitz-Birkenau before. This time (20 years later) I took my family. I decided to buy the tour as it would save having to use a car this time. I definitely made the right decision. Both sites...More
We booked this full day tour with Cracow Local Tours via Viator and it was a great day out. Not too early a start, picked up right outside our hotel at 08:30, in a comfortable and air-conditioned mini bus. We were all given a bottle...More