TOUR PRICE

195 USD

TOUR TYPE(S)

DAY TRIP / OUT OF TOWN, FIRST TIME VISITOR, MUSEUMS / CULTURE, YOUTH AND FAMILY

ACTIVITY LEVEL

Moderate

DETAILS

Kid Friendly: No. Available after earlier booking. Maximum travelers: 6

Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and the Place Commemorating Victims of World War 2

Auschwitz Birkenau is one of the most famous concentration camps created during World War II by Nazi Germany. During the War about 1. 5 million people were killed in this place. There were two camps established in the outskirts of the city Oswiecim: (Auschwitz in German) and Birkenau, both liberated in January 1945. Auschwitz – Birkenau is listed at UNESCO Heritage Site.

The museum combines the area of KL Auschwitz (Auschwitz I) in Oświęcim and the Birkenau camp (Auschwitz II) in Brzezinka. Approximately 150 buildings, 300 ruins fences, towers, roads and railway ramps have been preserved.

ITINERARY

Tour includes:
*drive from your Krakow’s hotel to Auschwitz c. a. 80 km- 1. 5 h drive
*guided tour in a group in the Auschwitz Camp (about 2, 5 hours) (Camp has their own guides)
*transfer to KL Auschwitz II – Birkenau ( around 2km)
*guided tour in a group in the Birkenau Camp (about 1-1, 5 hours) (Camp has their own guides)
*drive from Auschwitz to your Krakow’s hotel c. a. 80 km- 1. 5 h drive

On your request it can be arranged dinner in a local restaurant.
There is also possibility to see Auschwitz-Birkenau or Krakow on the same day. I am flexible and I encourage You to contact me in if you have any special request.

You will see:
*Original buildings and ruins
*Prisoners and guards’s daily belongings
*Photographs and documents presenting everyday life of prisoners
*Proofs of crime and methods of extermination
*Gas chambers
*Original sight of the camp untouched since IIWW
*Wooden sanitary and accommodation barracks for prisoners
*Memorial with plaques in 24 languages

MEETING POINT + TOUR DURATION

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 7 hours

TRANSPORTATION

Toyota Corolla – air-conditioned, comfortable, sedan car

For more than 4 people it is used Mercedes Vito – comfortable, air conditioned, premium car, year 2017

Please note: This tour is priced for 1-6 persons, for groups larger than 6 persons- please, message me earlier for a customized tour on earlier request

WHAT’S INCLUDED

Other: *My time and services as your private guide
*Private transport by air-conditioned, comfortable car from your hotel to Auschwitz
*Thematic movie during the trip

ESTIMATED LOCAL CASH NEEDED

50 zloty – Admission fee: 50 zloty / per person
Tours in Auschwitz Museum are guided by local Museum educators (sound system is provided). The tour is walking only, indoor and outdoor.

Note: There is limited number of visitors every day. I could book tickets in advance ( there is no extra fee for booking).

It is possible to visit Auschwitz, without educator, with no fee.

WHAT’S EXTRA

Other: Meal costs (optional)
Tickets will be bought before entering the museum – if necessary because it is possible to get inside without educator and with no fee

RESTRICTIONS

There are museum tour guides in Salt mine and Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp