This package is an exploration of two landmark sites in Polish and World history: Auschwitiz-Birkenau prison camps and the Wieliczka Salt Mine. It is a full day tour that includes a delve into history as you learn more about the havocs wrecked World War II concentration camps. In the second half, explore the wonders of one of the oldest working salt mines in the world, the Wieliczka Salt Mine.
The package provides you with door-to-door transportation. In plainer words, hotel pick up and drop off. Upon arrival at each of the sites, you will be assigned an English-Speaking guide who will lead you on the expedition. Take a guided tour to Auschwitz-Birkenau where you will journey into the past, learning about the atrocities wrecked during at this concentration camp by the Nazi’s during WWII. You will watch documentary film about some of the history of the camp and some of the events of the WWII.
You will then travel to the salt mine in Wieliczka, a mine that has been producing table salt for over 700 years. At the mine, you’ll explore the intricate tunnels and amazing sculptures carved out of rock salt. Look what other travelers are saying about the tour.
“3 of us went on this trip when visiting Krakow for 3 days. Me, my mum and my friend. All different ages and we all enjoyed it equally”
“Informative and emotional trip to Auschwitz. The guide was knowledgeable. Salt mine trip was fun and interesting. Well worth doing”
We all should learn about how our world came to be where it is today. Consider this one of the modules of the vitals lesson we all must mug up from history.