If you are here, on our blog, you probably have already known that Krakow is a very special place. But Wawel Castle, Market Square with its surroundings and Kazimierz District is not everything you should see when you come to Cracow. Quite close to the City there are at least two absolutely unique, world famous and very important places – Auschwitz Birkenau and Salt Mine in Wieliczka. With Krakow Shuttle you will manage to visit both in one day.
There are kind of places that every single person should see in his or her life. And these two belongs to this category, although – of course – because of totally different reasons.
A special offer by Krakow Shuttle let you experience Auschwitz Museum and underground museum in Wieliczka during one day. The trip is obviously quite long – it takes 10 hours – but if you start your day early (pickup hours: 8.30-9.30), you won’t waste it.
The first part of a tour is devoted to visit one of the most stirring place in the world: a former nazi concentration camp in Auschwitz. To prepare all visitors to what they are going to see the tour of the museum starts from a documentary movie about the place where the worst genocide in mankind’s history happened.
In the second part of a trip you will get a chance to visit Salt Mine in Wieliczka, the best known underground museum. English speaking guide will show you amazing salt lakes, chambers and chapels decorated with salt, impressive shafts, as well as the wide collection of mining machines and equipment.
Interesting, doesn’t it? So let’s have a look at conditions and prices. There are two tariffs for Auschwitz & Salt Mine One Day Tour:
– a normal one: 60 euro / 89 USD / 249 PLN
– for students: 57 euro / 85 USD / 239 PLN
In both cases prices includes a door to door transportation, a documentary movie projection, English speaking guide in Auschwitz, in Birkenau and in Salt Mine, admission to Salt Mine, insurance and a lunch set.
And if you catch last minute deal you could book your trip for even less than regular price and pay only 55 euro. Find it at http://www.krakowshuttle.com/. It’s possible to make a reservation on-line or by phone, also by sending a text message (you have to write your name, date, pickup place and number of persons). You can call or SMS ++48 510 56 0000.