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Auschwitz Birkenau guided tour

Leave Krakow for a few hours and visit one of the most historically significant places in Europe – UNESCO listed Auschwitz Museum and Birkenau Camp in Oświęcim. It’s a memorial devoted to over 1.5 million victims murdered by the Nazis during WWII and a symbol of Holocaust – one of the greatest crimes against humanity in the world’s history. Birkenau is located in Oświęcim and today it serves as Auschwitz-Birkenau National Museum covering 191 ha: 20 ha in Auschwitz I and 171 ha in Auschwitz II.

The tour starts every day from Krakow city center at a chosen place, all the available pick up places will be shown while booking the tour. English-speaking driver and/or tour leader will take you directly to the Auschwitz I museum, where one of the local tour guides speaking chosen languages will take over. This tour with the guide, covering two concentration camps will take about 3.5 h.

Starting hours: Depends on the day, available times can be checked while booking the tour.

Tour type:

  •  shared transport and visit in group up to 30 people,
  • private transport and visit in group up to 30 people,
  • private transport and private guide
  • online lectures

IMPORTANT!: Due to changes in the process of reservation of admission cards to Auschwitz Birkenau Museum, we strongly recommend booking the tour in advance (at least 30 days). Last-minute (1-4 weeks in advance) bookings may be unavailable or highly limited


Tour duration: Approx. 7 hours
Availability: 7 days a week
Type of tour: Regular / Private

✓    Pick-up from the hotel/apartment

✓    Entrance fee to the museum

    Licensed guide in a selected language

✓    Modern and air-conditioned minibus/van

✓    English-speaking driver

    Assistance of tour leader/driver

0 h 00 min   Boarding

1 h 30 min    Arrival at Auschwitz I

1 h 40 min    Entering Auschwitz I

3 h 40 min    Transfer to Birkenau

4 h 00 min    Entering Birkenau

5 h 20 min    Departure to Krakow

6 h 50 min    Arrival in Krakow

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