All over the world, Auschwitz became synonymous with the terror of genocide and the Holocaust. This concentration camp was established by the Nazis in 1940, in the suburbs of the city of Auschwitz, which, like other parts of Poland, was occupied by the Germans during the Second World War. Gain a strong perspective on one of the worst atrocities ever committed to mankind.
Your tour will begin with a pick up from your hotel in Krakow by an English speaking driver assistant in an air-conditioned vehicle.
• Arrive in Auschwitz.
• Your guide will show you around the camp surroundings along with insightful information about the Holocaust.
• Visit the concentration and extermination camp museum for more historical insights.
At the end of the tour you will return to your original point of departure in Krakow.
As the survivors of these terrible camps pass on it becomes extremely important for the memory of this time in history to be preserved. We had a very moving and informative... E Galvin-Scott
Approx. 5 hours (3 hour walk around the museum)
Start time: 09:00am and 12Noon
Duration: Approx. 5 hours (3 hour walk around the museum)
Your hotel in Krakow.(Please advise us of your preferred tour departure time and hotel address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)
Your hotel in Krakow.
Please note that if the group is bigger than 10 passengers, there are obligatory headphones for rental. This costs about 1 EUR per passenger.
Please note that in the end of April there is a March of the Living that attracts thousands of people of Jewish origin from all over the world. So due to official celebrations some places might be temorary unavailable for tourist or with restricted access. Which usally means that you can not come closer than 10m to the monument where they are laying down the flowers, all other parts of the camp are open all the time
The 5 hour duration comprises of 3 hour walk around the museum and 2 hours in traveling (both ways).
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