Overview

On this guided tour through the Auschwitz Museum that was founded in 1947 you will be lead through the area with a knowledgeable guide who will introduce you to the origins of the camp, explain the everyday life situation for the prisoners there and tell you the history in great details.

The tour begins with an informative 50-minute long documentary about the liberation of the Camp. Your guide will then explain the historical and political background of why the camp was created in Auschwitz. From there the tour heads towards the museum founded in the remains of the prison blocks, where you’ll find the gas chamber and the crematorium. From there the tour includes a short break, followed by a visit to Birkenau, the biggest Nazi concentration camp. After the tour finishes you will return to Krakow by a bus.

This activity includes:

Licensed guide - Bus ride - Documentary - Exploration of Auschwitz-Birkenau - Courier - Insurance -

    Traveler Reviews

  • “Well organised, good value for money”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on December 05, 2017

    Went with this tour company to Auschwitz / Birkenau. 8am start from their offices - about an hour and a half to get to Auschwitz on a nice, modern coach. The guide on the bus set things up well with...

  • “Auschwitz tour”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on December 04, 2017

    Booked auschwitz tour through this company great service Knowledgable guide Malgoretza she knew her stuff! Thank you so much Even had a free lunch included at beer house and this was lovely

  • “Fantastic group to use”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on December 01, 2017

    A fantastic opportunity to see places with this company ,friendly and small groups ,the guide knows all the little bit if information that add to your experience, hotel pickup and drop off 10 out of...

Meeting point

Matejki Square no 2

On arrival

The meeting point is in front of our office, Cracow City Tours, on Matejki Square number 2.

Things to note

Please note:
- Everyone entering the Museum grounds may be subject to inspection, including their luggage. Electronic devices may also be checked for dangerous substances and items. Anyone who refuses a random inspection is denied entrance.
- The maximum size of bags and backpacks allowed to carry on the Museum grounds is 30 x 20 x 10 cm.
- During high season the tour can take up to 7 hours.