Auschwitz Guided Tours

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Auschwitz-BirkenauGuided Tours

A guided tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau offers an invaluable experience for those seeking a deeper understanding of the history of the Holocaust. Keep reading to find everything you need to know about Auschwitz guided tours and plan a hassle-free visit.

Which Auschwitz guided tour is best for you?

Guided tours with fast-track entry

Duration: 3.5 hours
Suited for: Travelers short on time
Why go for it?

  • Skip the lines: Fast-track entry means less waiting at the entry queues and more time to explore the site.
  • In-depth commentary: Learn about the history and significance of Auschwitz-Birkenau from expert guides.
  • Comprehensive experience: Cover all the essential areas within the concentration camps and Auschwitz Birkenau Memorial in a short duration.

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Guided Tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau with Fast-Track Tickets

Small group tour

Suited for: Intimate and personalized experience
Duration: 6 hours
Why go for it?

  • Smaller group size: Enjoy a more personalized and less crowded tour with a small group of 15 or fewer people.
  • Closer interaction: Get the chance to ask questions and engage with your guide.
  • Respectful atmosphere: A small group tour is ideal for a reflective and somber experience at Auschwitz.

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Small Group Guided Tour of Auschwitz & Birkenau with Transfers from Krakow

Guided tours with lunch

Suited for: Foodies and those seeking convenience
Why go for it?

  • No need to worry about meals: Enjoy a guided tour of Auschwitz with a meal included in your package.
  • Save time: You won't need to worry about finding a place to eat during your visit.
  • A well-balanced experience: This tour combines history with culinary exploration and offers the utmost convenience with free round-trip transfers from Krakow.

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Auschwitz-Birkenau: Guided Tour with Transfers from Meeting Point & Optional Lunch

Guided Tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau with Lunch & Hotel Pick-Up from Krakow Center

Combo tours

Suited for: Those wanting to explore beyond Auschwitz
Duration: 11-12 hours
Why go for it?

  • Two-in-one experience: Visit Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine in a single tour, maximizing your day's experiences.
  • Variety: Get a taste of different aspects of Poland's history and culture in one go.
  • Cost savings: The combo tour can be more economical than visiting the attractions separately.

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Combo: Auschwitz-Birkenau & Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour from Krakow with Optional Lunch

Full-Day Tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine with Transfers from Krakow & Lunch

Guided Tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau & Salt Mine from Kraków

Full-day tour

Suited for: History buffs & for in-depth learning and reflection
Duration: 7 hours
Why go for it?

  • All-day immersion: Spend an entire day at Auschwitz-Birkenau and delve deep into its history.
  • Comprehensive knowledge: Get an in-depth understanding of both the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau.
  • Time for reflection: Reflect on the tragedies of Auschwitz and the horrors it represents at a comfortable pace.

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Full-Day Guided Tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp

Day Tour of Auschwitz & Birkenau from Krakow

2-day tour

Suited for: Thorough exploration of two historical sites in Poland
Duration: 48 hours
Why go for it?

  • Relaxed pace: Spread the visits over two days, allowing for a more relaxed and thoughtful experience, and enjoy the convenience of round-trip transfers from Krakow.
  • Extended exploration: Take your time to fully absorb the history and significance of both Auschwitz-Birkenau and the Wieliczka Salt Mine.
  • Two unforgettable destinations: Explore two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, each with its own unique story and charm.

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2-Day Guided Tour of Auschwitz & Wieliczka Salt Mine

Why book a guided tour of Auschwitz?

Why book a guided tour of Auschwitz?

Frequently asked questions about Auschwitz guided tour

How much does an Auschwitz guided tour cost?
  • The cost of an Auschwitz guided tour varies depending on the type of tour and the specific experiences/features included. Prices typically range from zł73.5 to zł509.
    - Skip-the-line guided tours: Starting from zł73.5
    - Guided Tour with Transfers: Starting from zł117.02
    - Combo Guided Tour: Starting from zł291.09
    - Full-Day Guided Tour: Starting from zł160
    - 2-Day Guided Tour: zł509
  • Prices are subject to change so it is advisable to check real-time availability and prices by exploring our curated collection of experiences.
How long does an Auschwitz guided tour last?

Auschwitz guided tours can vary in duration, ranging from three hours to two days, ensuring flexibility for all visitors.

What languages are Auschwitz guided tours available in?

Auschwitz guided tours are available in English, Polish, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, or German. However, specific language availability may vary, so check the details before booking.

What parts of Auschwitz can I access with a guided tour?

Auschwitz guided tours typically cover Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II Birkenau concentration camps, including all main areas such as barracks, memorials, and exhibitions, providing a comprehensive overview of the site.

Can I get skip-the-line access with my Auschwitz tour?

Yes. Many guided tours of Auschwitz offer skip-the-line access, allowing you to make the most of your time at the site without unnecessary delays.

What is the cancellation policy for an Auschwitz tour?

Cancellation policies may vary, so it's crucial to review the terms and conditions of your specific tour before booking.

Are Auschwitz guided tours suitable for children?

Auschwitz is not suitable for children below 14 years old due to the sensitive nature of the site.