Read what other Viator.com travelers think about the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum Half-Day Trip from Krakow. What they loved, what they liked and what they think could be improved, it's all here to help you make the most of your next trip.
more whole day than half day - but excellent value for money. Guide was passionate in his knowledge, yes a bit upsetting at times - but that is to be expected. Note - you can only take small bags into the camp and better to have some food and drink from small machines before you enter camp.
The tour was very professional from start to finish ,our main guide "Jack" was an absolute mine of knowledge ,our pickup and drop off were on time,great value for money,lovely coach also.i would highly recommend this company.
The tour guide was very knowledgeable and the it is a well conducted tour. Considering the importance of this monument, the tour guides are very humble and respectful.
The trip to Auschwitz/Birkenau was well done. The guide was excellent and the bus comfortable. The visit was sobering and difficult to see, but very worthwhile.
Bus transportation was easy and comfortable. Our guide at Auschwitz and at Birkenau was so knowledgeable and informative as she showed us the areas of these camps. Her facts, stories about real people, and shared horror at what these places were and represent gave impact to the visit. It was good to be there in a group with her.
Excellent. Smooth pick up and drop off, friendly and well informed staff and the guide who took us around the site was extremely well informed and delivered the information in an appropriate and sensitive manner. A very moving experience.
Very informative and moving tour. The guide was extremely knowledgable and was able to answer a variety of sticky questions with ease. The video on the bus on the way helped immensely as a refresher even if it was a bit dated. One note- it's a long day and no food/snack breaks so eat a big breakfast- you won't want to eat while on the tour, the whole history of it is a bit sickening.
Although our visit coincided with Krakow's half marathon, we were only slightly delayed because of road closures and the guides were really good. The Auschwitz-Birkenau guide - Mr. Thomas was also very informative. The visit was very respectfull
Excellent The Guide During the Tour excelled in all the information and was very informative. I would highly recomend this Tour and the Lady Guide
Half day trip long enough to see whats required.
Our guide was very good, coach was on time everything was planned very well.
The tour was excellent and was more like a day trip than a half day trip. Very informative guide who was Polish and therefore able to convey the information with passion and clarity. Everyone should take this tour.
A must for everyone's bucket list. If you go to Auschwitz, choose this guided tour. Our guide was lovely. Caring and sensative and very informative. An easy trip to take from Krakow centre, taking just 45 minutes on the coach. On the journey we watched the video which set the scene. Two very different locations, that will leave anyone stunned. Recommended for anyone that wants a memory to last a lifetime.
Tip - Eat beforehand because there is no eating or drinking at the camps whilst inside. Also wear very good footwear because there is a LOT of walking involved.