Visit the memorial site of Auschwitz-Birkenau and the Wieliczka Salt Mines in a single day.
During the tour, you will spend about 3h in the Auschwitz complex, so as about 3h in the Wieliczka Salt Mine. There is expected about 30 minutes to 1h break between sites. (Duration of the break may vary due to unexpected queues, traffic, etc.). It is advised that you carry your own food and water. You may also order a lunch box from the tour operator at an additional cost.
During the visit to Auschwitz & Birkenau, a professional guide will accompany you to both sites. You will visit the museum that displays several letters, photographs, and other artifacts preserved from the period when the region was an active concentration camp. The rest of the complex covers the different sections of the camp, which were used for gassing the victims, housing newly arrived prisoners and conducting various experiments on the victims. The memorial site is full of stories of the 1.3 million victims who had lived here.
In Wieliczka Salt Mine you will explore 3km of underground tunnels, 2 lakes, and 2nd the biggest in the world underground Chapel named of ]St. Kinga, which is made in natural salt deposit so as their altarpieces and chandeliers. Walk through many unique chambers, and discover a history of 700 years old mine. Tours also include about 700 steps to walk down and an elevator ride to the ground level on exit.