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Day Trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow including Lunch

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Overview
Not enough time to visit all of Krakow’s must-see places? On this tour, you'll visit two of Poland's most important UNESCO World Heritage sites Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine — in one day. Your day will start early, but this way you will manage to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau, the former Nazi concentration camp, and explore the Mine, and be back in Krakow by dinner time.
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  • Pass by Krakow Shuttle - Tours
  • 1
    Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Wieliczka Salt Mine
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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Highlights
  • Take a hassle-free tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau and the Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Stay occupied during the journey by watching an onboard documentary 
  • Guarantee entry to the often sold-out attractions
  • Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off are included
What to Expect
Your tour begins with hotel pickup in the morning. Once aboard your air-conditioned coach, watch a documentary about the Nazi concentration camps of Europe. On arrival at the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, join a tour with an official guide, and learn about the history of the Holocaust. Then, transfer to Birkenau, the neighboring complex, to continue your tour with the same guide. In between the two attractions, enjoy a boxed lunch. For the second part of the day, explore the UNESCO-listed Wieliczka Salt Mine, one of the oldest working salt mines in the world. Descend to the subterranean tunnels via a wooden stairway, and explore chambers filled with salt carvings and statues. This guided tour concludes with drop-off at your Krakow hotel.
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
If your hotel is not listed please add a remark and we will pick you up from any

accommodation (also Airbnb) located within Krakow City limits.
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Duration
10h
Inclusions
  • Door-to-door transportation (Free hotel Pick-up)
  • Documentary movie
  • Lunch set
  • English speaking guide in Auschwitz and Birkenau and Salt Mine
  • Entry/Admission - Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Entry/Admission - Wieliczka Salt Mine
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Please note that the maximum size of bags and backpacks allowed to carry on the Museum grounds is 30 x 20 x 10 cm. You can always leave your belongings inside the bus which will be parked nearby.
  • Please note that this tour is not available on: 25th of December, 1st of January, Easter Saturday afternoon, Easter Sunday and March of the Living Day.
  • Please note that to reach the first level of the mine (64 meters underground), You have to descent a wooden stairway which has 378 stairs. After the tour, You will be taken up to the surface with a lift.
  • Temperature in the Salt Mine is approximately 14 degrees C (57 degrees F), please wear warm clothes and comfortable shoes.
  • Adult pricing applies to all participants
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Excellent service from pick up to end. Extremely emotional visit and the saline’s were fantastic. Highly recommend
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We booked this trip before we arrived In Kraków and were kept informed about details of the trip via email . We were picked up by a minibus bus with door to door service.(be prepared for an early start !) The driver was friendly and informative about what would happen in each
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I cannot rate this trip highly enough. It was so well organised. Our driver Thomaz was amazing and very helpful. We had an English speaking tour guide for the Auschwitz- Birkenau tour who was very informative and answered any questions then we were picked up and driven to the
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We compared multiple tour companies before choosing to go with these. We are very glad we did. We could not fault them. Efficient and friendly. Excellent vehicles. The tour guide for Auschwitz was particularly good. There are cheaper tours available but if you want a good
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Shuttle driver was a safe driver and was on time. The company was extremely responsive to texts and emails. We chose this tour because it provided a packed lunch (time is short to go to both tours in one day). We had time to go to gift stores if we wanted. I strongly recommend
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E9573VUdebbies
Leicester, England, United Kingdom
1410
Mr
Excellent service from pick up to end. Extremely emotional visit and the saline’s were fantastic. Highly recommend
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Louchurcher
66
Excellent trip
We booked this trip before we arrived In Kraków and were kept informed about details of the trip via email . We
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Dellas1980
10
Auschwitz, birkenau and the salt mines
I cannot rate this trip highly enough. It was so well organised. Our driver Thomaz was amazing and very helpful.
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Edfud
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
4219
The tour operator to book
We compared multiple tour companies before choosing to go with these. We are very glad we did. We could not fault
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Edfud
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
4219
Perfect.
Can not fault this company. Efficient with excellent communication. Drivers were always on time and friendly. The
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S8325WNlisa
Pedara, Italy
1811
Excellent service
Shuttle driver was a safe driver and was on time. The company was extremely responsive to texts and emails. We
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LilGinaG
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
53
Worthwhile trip
I cannot fault the transport from mr shuttle, a comfortable mini bus with door to door service. It is about 1.5
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heatherg9419
10
Well organised
Very well organised, we were contacted with a time for pick up the night before and were collected at exactly this
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ellied694
20
Greatly Organised!
Really well organised from start to finish! Picked up from our door on time, great guided tour of both locations
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WilliamH1880
4211
Art at its best
This visit takes you to 135 metres under ground, walking down hundreds of steps and 3.5km. But the amazing thing
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Caroline-the-Anorak
30
Day trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau & Salt Mine.
The trip itself was well organised. Hotel pick up and a friendly driver. Packed lunch was better than expected.
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bobstertj
Chichester, United Kingdom
3113
Memorable and emotional
This is a trip not to be missed. We booked the tour of Auschwitz, Birkenau and Wieliczka from the UK and read
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560stefv
Diest, Belgium
30
To recommend.
The tour was perfect and punctual organized. Shuttle is comfortable and had a friendly driver. Guide knows what he
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samwW3170JZ
41
Guide was fantastic
The Auschwitz tour was super engaging and brilliantly done considering the nature of the place, and the tour
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michaelhV9689FB
Alford, United Kingdom
11
Auschwitz and Salt mines 1 day tour
No hassle booking. Confirmation the night before highlighting time of pick up. Driver spoke excellent English and
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Key Details
  • Duration: 10h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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