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Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow

Highlights
  • Explore Auschwitz I and Birkenau at the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
  • Hear a guide give historical facts clearly with a provided headset
  • No need to rent a car—round-trip transport from Krakow is included
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Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow
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Overview
Learn the significance of Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum when you visit with a guide who shares stories about its history, its former prisoners, and its survivors. Learn about the complex and its sad past as you walk through the grounds of Auschwitz I and Birkenau (Auschwitz II). Entrance fees and round-trip transport from Krakow are provided, so you can focus on the more important details of your visit.
What to Expect
This Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum tour picks you up from your hotel early in the morning. Hop aboard a comfortable minivan limited to eight people. On board, you can take advantage of the free Wi-Fi and watch a Holocaust documentary, if it’s available at the time.
Once you arrive at the museum, follow a guide around both Auschwitz I and Birkenau (Auschwitz II) as you see the former roads, watchtowers, railway ramps, fences, crematoriums, and gas chambers. Your guide makes sure to tell you stories as you go through the exhibits and memorials, too.
After your Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum tour, get back into your minivan for the ride to Krakow, and get dropped back at your hotel upon arrival.
Reviews (179)
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Reviewed yesterday
Surreal, somber, captivating trip

I cannot begin to explain the experience we had visiting Auschwitz-Birkenau, we pre booked the tour on trip advisor and were picked up on the dot from our hotel, in a lovely car. The driver spoke excellent English, and also informed us of facts /...More

Thank Czyz29
Reviewed 3 days ago
Very emotional

Review of: Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow As part of our history this is a must see. Be warned though it is very harrowing. We were collected promptly from our hotel, then went on to collect the rest of the group. The...More

1  Thank VAL C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Bag size & snack

Note some tours do not allow you to take bags any bigger than a A4 size, plus you have very little time for lunch break, between Auschwitz-Birkenau and Luckily we took some fruit and small snack.

1  Thank Wanderer18838409921
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Auschwitz trip

Unbelievable experience but don’t take kids! Stayed in krakow and were picked from the excellent hotel Kodak. Journey about 1 hour 15 min.

Thank Y3363HArichardw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Very Interesting. Do NOT go without a guded tour.

Picked up at 7.10am from our hotel before picking two other couples up. About 70 minutes to Auschwitz. We seemed to by-pass queues. Our guide was knowledgeable and the trip was very thorough. it is surprising what you do not know even if you think...More

3  Thank casloy
KrakowThomas, Owner at Krakow Auschwitz - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm very happy that you have enjoyed your time in Krakow with us! Your satisfaction it's our duty! Sincerely, Regards Thomas

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judenix
November 19, 2018|
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Response from KrakowThomas | Property representative |
Hi there, The best month to see auschwitz without crowds is January and February. Regards Thomas
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Dave J
November 19, 2018|
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Response from Sandra H | Reviewed this property |
I went on a organised trip so I do not know the price of the train fare.
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pjkoala
November 13, 2018|
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Response from KrakowThomas | Property representative |
Hello please go to my website Krakow-auschwitz com Regards Thomas
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