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5 days city break in Krakow: transfers, tours and accommodation

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Day 1: Day I: transfer from Balice airport/Main Station and city tour

Stop At: Balice, Balice, Lesser Poland Province, Southern Poland
- transfer from Balice Airport/ Main Station to the apartment
- check in in the apartment near the city centre
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, Rynek Glowny, Krakow Poland
- city tour by an electric car which takes 1 hour (Old Town+ Jewish District) or by walk 3 hours.
Opportunity to see the most interested tourist attractions of Krakow such as: Barbakan, Floriańska Gate, Mary's Church, Main Market Square, University Quarter, Planty Park, Grodzka Street and Wawel Castle.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Apartment located near the city center

Day 2: Day II: tour to Auschwitz- Birkenau with english speaking guide

Stop At: Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, ul. Wiezniow Oswiecimia 20 Entrance to the Museum is located at Stanisławy Leszczyńskiej Str. no. 11, Oswiecim 32-603 Poland
We will pick you up from your accommodation in Krakow, then travel by bus to the site of Auschwitz-Birkenau in Oświęcim, a small Polish town, approximately 1,5 hour away from Krakow.
When you arrive at your destination, you will be met by your professional guide and enter the site at Auschwitz I. Walk through the famous gate to the camp, bearing the inscription, "Arbeit macht frei", meaning "Work sets one free", and take the same route as the prisoners that were brought here during the Nazi Holocaust.
After exploring the Auschwitz I complex, your driver will meet you again and take you by bus for the short journey to nearby Birkenau (Auschwitz II) where your tour will continue. Here you will see the original fences and crematoriums as well as the remains of the colossal gas chambers.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Apartment located near the city center

Day 3: Day III: tour to Wieliczka Salt Mine with english speaking guide

Stop At: Wieliczka Salt Mine, Jana Mikolaja Danilowicza 10, Wieliczka 32-020 Poland
Wieliczka is one of the most beautiful places in close proximity to the city. The famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, the salt mine, is visited every year by thousands of tourists.
You will be transferred to the Salt Mine in Wieliczka, which happens to be one of the oldest working Salt Mines in the World – it has been producing table salt for over 700 years! You will be attending an English guided tour. Your guide will take you up to 140 meters underground for a 2,5-hours journey through over 2,5-kilometres long tourist route full of chambers with amazing carvings and statues, where everything is made of salt.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Apartment located near the city center

Day 4: Day IV: day off in Krakow

Pass By: Krakow, Krakow, Lesser Poland Province, Southern Poland
It is day off to enjoy Krakow by yourself or you can buy additional tour

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Apartment located near the city center

Day 5: Day V: transfer from Krakow to the airport

Stop At: Balice, Balice, Lesser Poland Province, Southern Poland
- transfer to the airport
Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Apartment located near the city center
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Your accommodation in Krakow.
The exact pick up times will be settled individually.
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Duration
5 days
Inclusions
  • Accommodation included: 5 nights
  • - 4 nights in an apartment in Krakow near the city centre
  • - private transfer from Balice Airport/ Main Station to the Apartment in Krakow
  • - transfer to Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • - transfer to Auschwitz- Birkenau
  • - private transfer to Balice Airport/ Main Station
  • - one-hour city tour by electric car (Old Town+ Jewish District)
  • - the entrance tickets to Auschwitz- Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • -professional English speaking guide assistance
  • Entry/Admission - Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
  • Entry/Admission - Wieliczka Salt Mine
Exclusions
  • meals
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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By: Poland Active - Day Tours
610 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Kemps22
11
Auschwitz-Birkenau + Wieliczka Salt Mines Tour
The tour was great - picked up and dropped off at our Airbnb, which was super convenient. Our tour driver was Ivan
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carolinerW5250TR
Penarth, United Kingdom
76
Memorable Experience
I wasn’t sure what to expect but knew we needed to visit Auschwitz to pay our respects and see what we have read
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23Ronnie
20
Good
The Auschwitz-Birkenau tour was eye opening and worth visiting to see the scale of it and remember, tour guide
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carolmad
London
61
Fantastic
A thoroughbred enjoyable and informative tour with excellent guide. The museum was well presented but be aware you
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Culture696588
Krakow, Poland
51
A marvel
It is amazing that people manually excavated to a depth of over 300 meters below ground in what you would call a
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cherieoconnell
Unitedville, Belize
20
Mrs
Attended both on same day communication throughout the whole process from booking to the end of the day was
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kostasd403
Alimos, Greece
334
A trip to remember
We booked our guided tour to auschwitz via our hotel receptionist. We shared our minibus with another family. The
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O6724IXpatrickp
Geneva, Switzerland
3617
Good and efficient
Used Poland active as we were unable to book a French tour directly from the official site. Efficient option as
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MixECumbria
Cumbria
177
A Day To Remember
This really was an experience!! Collection from our hotel at an agreed time with the company and I was also
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498melissaw
Athens, Greece
86
Great day trip from Krakow
I just took this tour with my parents and my Aunt. We’ve been to Krakow several times, but never made it to
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robcU9262LY
Southampton, United Kingdom
104
Not to be missed
This is a great place, so much bigger than you think, You only do 1 percent of the Mine on the tour, Definitely a
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tokyobound2005
Brisbane, Australia
21
A great day with a major disappointment
The driver was amazing and the tour guides at each place were also excellent. The only negative was in the
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Keith B
10
Every one should go.
Krakow is a great place for a great break,the food and drink are all at reasonable prices plus the People are
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23Patelk
3219
Very Happy
This tour was planned really well. I was on the tour bus on 27th December 2019 and both tour guides at
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Michelle W
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
31
Zakapane trip
Excellent guide/driver. Thank you Matteo. Highlights included the authentic shepherd's hut and trying the
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