Day trip

From Krakow: Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum Guided Tour & Lunch

Activity provider: Cracow Visit local tours

From Krakow: Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum Guided Tour & Lunch

Activity provider: Cracow Visit local tours
Likely to sell out

From US$ 23.75 per person

Likely to sell out

Embark on a guided tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. See the original buildings of the concentration camps with the help of a guide and learn the history of the Nazi camps.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Reserve now & pay later
Keep your travel plans flexible—book your spot and pay nothing today.
Duration 7 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Polish
Pickup included
Please be ready in the lobby/outside address 10 minutes before the scheduled pickup time.
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the history of Europe during World War II
  • Take a poignant tour of the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps
  • See where the Nazis committed their atrocities
  • Look at personal artifacts from victims who were left behind
  • Commemorate the camp’s victims and hear stories of survival
Full description

Travel from Krakow and visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. See the original buildings and artifacts on a poignant tour with a guide. Benefit from roundtrip transportation from Krakow.

Depart Krakow and journey to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum to explore the largest concentration camp in Poland built by the Nazis. Benefit from the services of a guide as you take a poignant tour of both the Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II labor camps. Get a short break for lunch on arrival, and then get shown around Auschwitz I to see the infamous Arbeit Macht Frei sign and some of the administration buildings where the horrors were planned. Look inside the gas chamber and see personal artifacts belonging to inmates at exhibitions dedicated to their memory. Benefit from a short 15-minute break before going to the Birkenau camp for a 1-hour guided tour. Discover where the prisoners entered the camp and the wooden barracks where they were forced to live. Return to Krakow with your thoughts and get dropped off at a place of your choice in the Old Town or Old Jewish Quarter.

Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off at meeting point (depending on option selected)
  • Transportation by air-conditioned van or minibus
  • Skip-the-line entrance
  • English-speaking driver
  • Entrance tickets
  • Headsets
  • Guide
  • Lunchbox (with ham, cheese, or hummus)
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years

Select participants and date

Participants

Date

Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Snacks

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Flash photography

Know before you go

  • As per the requirements of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, all participants are required to provide their full names and contact details as part of the booking
  • Entrance may be refused if the name provided on the booking is not identical to the name on the ID provided when entering
  • Owing to the requirements, all tickets to the museum are non-refundable. Please consider your purchase carefully
  • This tour operates in all weather conditions
  • Pickup commences 2 hours before arrival at the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum
  • In exceptional cases, due to the regulations of the Auschwitz museum, the activity provider reserves the right to change the pickup time. You will be informed of any changes at least 7-days before

Product ID: 416040