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Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow

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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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EN 6-7amMost Popular
Tour with an English speaking guide, starts between 6:00-7:00. 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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EN 12-1pm
Tour with an English speaking guide, starts between 12:00-13:00. If you are interested in complementary hotel pick up please make sure to contact the supplier no later than 24h prior to your tour.
US$34.78
EN 5-6am
Tour with an English speaking guide, starts between 5:00-6:00. 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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1 - 5 of 106 reviews

Reviewed yesterday
Never Repeat, Never Forget - Auschwitz-Birkenau

First off, tip: Don't purchase any tours online that offer the tours at the EURO or Dollar rate, BUY THEM on the ground when you get there. I saw 69-80 EURO each, but when I went by a tour place locally, it was only $70...More

Thank Esp70
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Crowded and hot

The tour was well organised but because it only started at 13:30 it was way to hot. They didn't warn us to bring anything to protect us from the sun and considering that the whole tour was outside this is rather important. Also both sites...More

Thank Babywitch13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Good experience, not the right time to go

If you can ever go to Auschwitz you will learn a lot and feel a lot of different things. Everything on this tour is pretty good except for the fact that everything is rushed. (I assume because of the time period)

2  Thank roberon99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Thought provoking and very sobering

Highly recommended but thousands of visitors daily, so the tours are pretty fast and furious! If like me you know something about the Holocaust, then it was all a bit repetitive, ideally it would’ve been better to wander the exhibits at my leisure, it was...More

Thank judenix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
History!

Booked through Auschwitz.com. Booked before we left home as it books out very quickly . You don’t pay until driver picks you up. It’s a very busy time of year so be prepared for long queues. Very well organised. Our tour guide was David Kennedy...More

2  Thank marie b
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Carol W
August 2, 2018|
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Response from sirikul k | Reviewed this property |
Don’t worried . The tour operater will pick up every quests from the hotel by minivan and after that drive directly to Auschwitz and join with the big group from other vans. I also stayed at the hotel in old town and waited... More
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Waleed91
June 6, 2018|
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Response from Liseylou82 | Reviewed this property |
We left at 6:45 am and were back in Krakow by 2pm
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May 8, 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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