The former Nazi camp and the oldest Salt Mine in poland
The former Nazi camp is situated 76 kilometers (50 miles) from Cracow. Concentration Camp - the fortified walls, barbed wires, platforms, barracks, gallows, gas chamhers and cremation ovens show the conditions within which the Nazi genocide took place in the formed concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz- Birkenau. The largest and the most terrible in the Third Reich. According to historical investigations, at least 1. 5 million people, among them a great number of Jews, were systematically starved, tortured and murdered in this camp.
The Salt Mine is located 20 kilometers (13 miles) from Cracow. Over 700 years old mine houses a permanent exhibition of salt sculptures. The tourist route leads through unique chambers decorated with salt figures. A visit to this place is also a good occasion to see underground lakes, chapels and do shopping 150 meters under the ground!
-transfer by van from your hotel to Wieliczka Salt Mine (transfer duration about 30 min. ) .
-guided tour with English speaking guide in Wieliczka (duration about 2 hours or 3 hours)
-free time for shopping.
There are two option how you can visit Auschwitz Muzeum in advance.
Private tour with a local guide the price is 460 PLZ .
Auschwitz guide is not refundable.
Group English tour the price is 60 PLZ per person.
Ticket is not refundable.
-transfer by car to Auschwitz (transfer duration about 1 hour 45 minutes)
-guided tour with an English speaking guide in Auschwitz I (duration 2 hours)
-a short break
-transfer by car to Auschwitz II Birkenau (the second camp known from Schindler's List by Spielberg is located 1 mile from Auschwitz)
-guided tour (about 1hour. )
Please let me know how do you want to visit Auschwitz ?
Private guide or group tour .
I have to book a guide or ticket in Auschwitz Museum
-transfer by car to your hotel.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 9 hours 30 min.
Car or van transfer with air conditioning
Estimated Local Cash Needed
154 zloty - Entrane ticket to the Salt Mine 94 PLZ per person and 60 PLZ for a group tour per person or 460 PLZ for a private guide in Auschwitz Muzeum.
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Marta is wonderful! Not only is she attentive and knowledgable, she's super fun and is a riot! On the drive to Auschwitz she pointed out things along the way and provided information. She answered all out questions, even our silly ones like what language American movies play in and how subtitles on TV work! Do not skip the the roadside sausage grill on the way to the salt mine. The sausage was amazing as were the pickles you fish out of a wooden bucket yourself. The spot is lovely!