You cannot fail to be moved by both sites. The guides are extremely professional and a wealth of information.
Save time and see Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine in one day
The ideal tour for travelers with limited time in Krakow
Travel comfortably between dispersed sites in a private vehicle
Beat the visitor lines—entrance tickets are included
Spend a day visiting important historical sites outside of Krakow on this comprehensive day tour. You’ll have a hassle-free day as round-trip transportation is provided. When you get to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine, you won’t have to wait in long visitor lines as entrance tickets are provided. You’ll explore both sites with a guide, so you don’t miss any important features and understand their history.
This combined, full-day tour to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine takes up to 10 hours. The offer includes door-to-door pickup and drop-off in a private Mercedes Benz vehicle with an English-speaking driver. The tour starts with pickup directly from your hotel, usually between 8:30 and 9:30am. You then proceed to Auschwitz-Birkenau. The one-way drive takes around 70 minutes. A short documentary film, The Liberation of Auschwitz, will be screened in the car on the ride over. Your ticket covers entrance fees to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine, as well as tours in English with a guide in both landmarks.
After approximately a 3.5-hour guided tour in Auschwitz-Birkenau, your driver will take you to Wieliczka Salt Mine. The journey takes up to 1.5 hours. A 1-hour lunch break is arranged before entering the Salt Mine. You can also be provided additionally paid lunch boxes. The standard guided tour in the salt mine takes around 2.5 hours. After the tour, your driver will drop you off at your hotel or anywhere else in Krakow city center around 8pm.
Coming to Krakow we wanted to visit Auschwitz and the Salt mines. We were a little short on time so we opted for the private tour. Tim our driver was a superb host, very knowledgable and made us feel really welcome. He organised us a...More
We just got back from our tour of Auschwitz and the Salt Mines, and I would like to say that it was an absolutely fabulous experience. It was very well organized, and our driver, Lukasz, was amazing - extremely sweet, thoughtful and informative. Thanks very...More
Booked this trip for a weekend. When we booked we had an email giving us times of collection by the minicoach which was from our hotel. The vehicle arrived on time and our driver - Andrew (may have been spelt differently) kept us informed and...More
Pick up and drop off was efficient and our driver was very friendly and informative. There are breaks for grabbing a snack or popping to the toilet before and after each part of the tour (Auschwitz part 1 and 2 and the Salt mine). The...More