Do you want to learn the history of the Holocaust and explore the conditions in which the prisoners lived and the Concentration Camp functioned? If yes, you need to take part in this tout and visit this place.
Auschwitz - Birkenau was established in 1940 by German Nazis. It is one of the most famous places in Poland. It is a symbol of terror and the Holocaust. It is situated in Oswiecim (Auschwitz I) and Brzezinka (Auschwitz II) - about 70 km from Krakow. Firstly, it was only the Concentration Camp (Auschwitz I), but quicly it became also the centre of extermination - Auschwitz II (Birkenau). Within 5 years operation of the camp, over 1.5 million of people were killed there - mostly Jews, Poles, Gypsies and other nationalities. Auschwitz - Birkenau Concentration Camp was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List in 1979.
You can take part in a guided tour in English. Depending where you will stay in Krakow, the tour will start from the meeting point near Market Square or you will be picked up from the hotel. Then you will go to Auschwitz where you will take part in guided tour. The Camp sightseeing lasts approx. 3,5 hour. After that you will be back to Krakow to the place where you started.
Tours in English are available every day at a certain time. The estimated time of the tour: 6 hours.
Guided Tours in other languages - contact us for more details.
*for students under 26 years old with valid student card ID
We offer you the individual tour with a private English speaking driver who will pick you up from your hotel and take you directly to Auschwitz. There you will join to the guided tour in English. The sightseeing inside the Auschwitz Museum lasts approx. 3,5 hour. After sightseeing, the driver will take you back directly to your hotel or other place, according to your preferences.
Please remember that there is a big interest of visiting Auschwitz (there are often problems with availability of tickets) therefore tour needs to be booked well in advance.
*If you would like, we can combine the Auschwitz tour with Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour.
*Private Tours available in the following languages: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian and Russian. Other languages depending on individual request.
Prices include: Private comfortable car with English speaking driver, entrance fee, guided tour in English in the group.
IF YOU HAVE ALSO YOUR OWN IDEAS, JUST LET US KNOW AND WE WILL PREPARE THE BEST OPTION ACCORDING TO YOUR PREFERENCES.