Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial Skip-the-Line Tour from Krakow

Cultural & Theme Tours in Poland

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The Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum & Memorial in Oświęcim, about 70 km from Krakow, was created on the grounds of the former Nazi German concentration camp. It is the most recognizable symbol of the Holocaust and human genocide in the world. The Memorial Site is an area of almost 200 ha, over 150 buildings, and about 300 ruins, including remains of gas chambers and crematoria destroyed by the German Nazis. The trip includes permanent exhibitions, original buildings of the main Auschwitz camp and the most important buildings of the Auschwitz (II) - Birkenau camp. Join a group of up to 30 fellow travellers and explore this harrowing period in human history led by a professional English-speaking guide. The price includes pickup from your accommodation or one of the meeting points, an admission ticket, a tour with a professional guide in English, a drink and transport back to Krakow. You can choose to end your trip at one of 5 central drop-off points.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Oswiecim, Lesser Poland Province, Southern PolandDue to the length of this trip or the tour option, the duration may vary. Getting to the Museum from Krakow takes about an hour and a half. The visit takes place in groups of 30 people. After a short break before entering the museum, the visit in Auschwitz I takes about two hours and after a second 15-minute break, another hour in Auschwitz II-Birkenau.Duration: 4 hours

What’s included

  • Door to door service with limitations in the option Door to Door by Private Car
  • Professional English-speaking driver or tour pilot
  • Guided tour with headsets
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel Pick-up (selected hotels) & 9 Meeting Points in Group Tour Option
  • 5 Drop-off Points to choose from in central Krakow
  • Professional guide, museum employee
  • Bottled water - Each tour option includes a choice of drinks. Guests can note their choice in the special requirements field. If not they will receive still water by default.
  • WiFi on board
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Hotel drop-off not offered in the Group Tour option

Highlights

  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • All entrance fees included
  • Step back in time on a history tour
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