Wieliczka Salt Mine and Auschwitz-Birkenau Full-Day Guided Tour

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From Krakow Auschwitz Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • 10 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Checking off the dispersed sites of Wieliczka Salt Mine and Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum in a day requires a lot of transport planning. If you want to save time and visit these sites with ease, then this day tour is a great choice. Round-trip transfers from Krakow are included, as well as admission to each site to avoid time wasted in ticket lines.
  • Go to Wieliczka Salt Mine and Auschwitz-Birkenau in a day
  • No need to book taxis: Return transfers are included from Krakow
  • Get into each attraction quickly: Entry tickets are provided
  • Guided tours help you learn about each site you visit

What's Included

  • Licensed, English speaking local guides
  • Entry fees (Wieliczka Salt Mine, Auschwitz I & Auschwitz II Birkenau), insurance and taxes
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Round-trip transportation from and to Krakow by air-conditioned vehicle (van or mini-bus)
  • Professional assistance in case of any issue
  • Highly qualified, helpful and friendly customer service
  • Food and drinks
  • Toilete

Meeting and Pickup

Pickup points

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Start time

07:30 AM

Pickup details

Apartments and hotels in Kraków

What To Expect


1 hour Admission Ticket Free

Szyb Daniłowicza

2 hours Admission Ticket Included

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau

2 hours Admission Ticket Included


1 hour Admission Ticket Free


2 hours Admission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • VISIT: Both museum are visited by hundreds of people every day. Keeping your own pace of sightseeing is not possible. While in the camps, visitors are required to behave appropriately and respectfully. Dress code is smart casual, to respect the place. Eating and smoking, as well as acting in a loud manner are forbidden at both museums.
  • PICKUP: Please provide your address in Krakow when booking. Some of the hotels in Krakow are located in traffic restricted areas. Your pick up will be organised from the nearest possible point and you will be informed.
  • DEPARTURE: The hours you book are tentative and may change. The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.The exact pickup time will be confirmed a day before the tour (in the afternoon at the latests).
  • DOCUMENTS: As it is mandatory in Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum to confirm your personal details, you are required to put in the reservation full names of all participants and to take with you passport or ID which might be checked at the entrance to the museum. Otherwise you may not be allowed to enter the museum.
  • BAG SIZE: Please note you are not permitted to enter the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum with large bags or backpacks. The maximum size permitted is 30cm x 20cm x 10cm. You can leave your bags at the car which is locked during your visit.
  • LUNCH: You are going on a full day tour that lasts approximately 10 hours. A regular form of lunch is not provided, so we recommend you bring snacks with you. You can also choose lunch as an additional option when booking.
  • SECURITY: Be prepared to go through a security check (similar to the airport's one) in order to enter Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum.
  • WEATHER: We operate in all weather conditions. Up to 70% of the time you spend outdoors (especially at Auschwitz II Birkenau). Please bring weather appropriate clothing and water on sunny days. The temperature in the Mine is around 14 degrees of Celsius.
  • CHILDREN: Children must be accompanied by an adult. Infant seats are available. A visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum can be traumatic, therefore we recommend that visitors should be at least 13 years old.
  • PICTURES: In the Salt Mine the photography permission fee costs 10 PLN. Can be purchased on site. In Auschwitz visitors are generally allowed to take pictures with a few, clearly indicated exceptions. Taking photos in the buildings with the use of flash is forbidden.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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Brilliant tour, worth every penny
Zoe_T, Mar 2020
Driver was fantastic, the tour was fantastic. Very informative and covered everything we wanted it too!

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