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From Warsaw: Krakow and Auschwitz-Birkenau Full-Day Tour by Train with Pickup

4.6 / 5

56 reviews

From Warsaw: Krakow and Auschwitz-Birkenau Full-Day Tour by Train with Pickup

From US$ 126.01 per person

Follow a certified guide on a walking tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum with a tour that includes private transfer services and a scenic roundtrip train ride to Krakow.

About this activity

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Duration options: 15 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup locations vary. More information will be provided at checkout.
Private group available
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • Be prepared to go through a security check in order to enter Auschwitz-Birkenau
Highlights
  • Travel from Warsaw and visit Auschwitz-Birkenau with a pre-booked ticket
  • Benefit from private pickup services and a roundtrip train ride to Krakow
  • Join an authorized guide on a poignant tour of the former concentration camps
  • See the original buildings and the haunting personal artifacts left behind
  • Enjoy free time to explore Krakow’s historic city center on your own
Full description
Travel from Warsaw and visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum with a pre-booked ticket. See original buildings and artifacts on a poignant tour with a licensed guide and enjoy the convenience of tour with a roundtrip train ride to Krakow and private pickup services. Get picked up in the early morning from your accommodation in Warsaw and be taken to the train station with a private vehicle. Your driver will assist you with the check-in and wait until you are boarded for the train to Krakow. Be welcomed in Krakow by an English-speaking driver and start your tour via shared transportation. After arriving at the Auschwitz I Museum, follow a certified educator around the remains of the Nazi camp's barracks, watchtowers, and crematoriums. With the help of the provided headset, listen as your guide tells about the ghastly Nazi crimes committed in the camps and hear stories of the everyday lives of the prisoners. Next, continue the walking tour at the Auschwitz-Birkenau II Memorial. Witness gas chambers and the remains of the railway which transported prisoners to the camps. Commemorate the camp’s victims and discover stories of survival in the memorial site. Afterward, go back to Krakow and get free time to explore city on your own. At a designated time, board the train back to Warsaw where you will get picked up at the train station and be driven back to your accommodation.
Includes
  • Access to Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Access to Auschwitz II-Birkenau
  • Access to Auschwitz I
  • Access to Auschwitz Main Entrance Gate
  • Live tour guide
  • Pickup and transport to activity: Bus / coach
  • Transport from meeting point and for activity duration: Train
  • Drop-off: Bus / coach
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

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    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 56 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.7/5
    • Transportation
      4.9/5
    • Value for money
      4.4/5
    • Safety
      4/5

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    Awesome! A little stressful to go from Warsaw, had to have lunch in the car on the way to Birkenau.

    August 29, 2018

    July 25, 2022

    The whole 15 hour tour was excellent. It was a somber and solemn day for the most part but your guides and the planning for the trip was truly remarkable. Thank you for a wonderful day!

    July 19, 2022

    Product ID: 395796

    VA ID: 395796