This is a great option for those coming for a very short weekend break, who want to see the most famous sites but have no time.
Auschwitz & Salt Mine tour in 1 day. First we visit Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps memorial and afterwards the famous underground Wieliczka Salt Mine. Save your time and money and get the most from Krakow's region legendary tourist attractions in just 1 day!
- 11 h tour from Krakow to Auschwitz-Birkenau & Wieliczka Salt Mine
Please note that all times are approximate and depend on traffic. On several dates the site is closed - this information will be available upon booking.
- 8.30 - 9.00 Hotel pick-up
Our experienced driver picks you up from your centrally located Krakow hotel/apartment. Shared transportation in a comfortable A/C minivan (up to 8 passengers). Exact pick-up time will be given after reservation is confirmed.
- 9.00 - 10.30 Transport from Krakow to Auschwitz
We drive from Krakow to Oswiecim town (1.5 h travel time), where Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum is located.
- 10.30 - 10.45 Coffee break
15 min break to grab a cup of coffee, snack or to go to the bathroom.
- 10.45 - 12.30 Auschwitz camp visit
Guided tour of Auschwitz concentration camp in English with a licensed museum guide. Headsets to hear the guide clearly are provided. All fees included in price. Please note, to enter the Museum premises you need to show your valid passport or ID card.
- 12.30 - 12.45 Transport from Auschwitz to Birkenau
We take you to the second part of the sightseeing tour to Birkenau camp grounds.
- 13.00 - 14.15 Birkenau camp visit
Guided tour of Birkenau concentration camp in English. All fees included in price.
Please note that due to our schedules, after the end of the tour with guide in Birkenau, you should come to the car promptly, as you driver cannot wait for you more than 10 minutes.
- 14.30 - 16.30 Transport from Birkenau to Wieliczka
We drive from Krakow to Wieliczka town (1.5 - 2 h travel time), where the salt mine is located.
- 16.00 - 16.30 Coffee/lunch break
10-30 min break to grab a cup of coffee, snack or to go to the bathroom. Sometimes the break may extend to 60min, please read our FAQ section for more details.
- 16.30 - 18.30 The Wieliczka Salt Mine visit
Guided tour of the salt mine in English with a licensed museum guide. All fees included in price. Temperatures inside the mine are a constant +15C (55F) year round, so you may want to bring a jacket.
- 18.30 - 19.00 Transport from Wieliczka to Krakow
Return transportation from Wieliczka to Krakow (30 min travel time).
- 19.00 - 19.15 Hotel drop-off
Our driver drops you off at your hotel.