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The Great Barbican is a 15th-century, 7-turreted bastion in Krakow that once protected the city’s main gate—St. Florian’s Gate—and the Old Town within it. One of the few remnants of Krakow’s fortifications, the barbican consists of a small museum, medieval passageways, and a courtyard that hosts summer events such as jousting and pageants.

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Krakow City Sightseeing by Electric Car

Krakow City Sightseeing by Electric Car

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Zip around Krakow in an electric car on this sightseeing tour. Led by a private driver, soak up the city's rich history as audio commentary offers background on the passing attractions. Travel through the Jewish district of Kazimierz, see the Barbican and Cloth Hall in the Old Town, and experience a poignant piece of World War II history in the former Jewish Ghetto of Podgórze. Your private tour concludes back at your original departure point.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.03
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$46.03

Old Town Kraków Private Tour

Old Town Kraków Private Tour

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Dating back to the Middle Ages, Krakow’s Old Town is one the most historic, charming, and best preserved in all of Europe. Now a UNESCO World Heritage site, it has been home to legendary figures like Copernicus and John Paul II. This private tour gives an overview of the Old Town’s past, filled with glory and tremendous tragedy, and will help you see an enduring space with new eyes.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$110.96
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$110.96
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Segway Tour of Krakow: Old Town Tour - 1,5-Hour of Magic!

Segway Tour of Krakow: Old Town Tour - 1,5-Hour of Magic!

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Discover Krakow’s historic charms in a thoroughly modern manner as you cruise through the city on this Segway tour. Over the course of 90 minutes, you’ll learn about Krakow’s history, culture, and cuisine. Visit the Barbican armory, the Main Square, St. Mary’s Church, and Wawel Castle. Your Segway allows you to cover a great swath of the city with ease.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.77
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$28.77
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Krakow and Auschwitz Small Group Tour from Warsaw with Lunch

Krakow and Auschwitz Small Group Tour from Warsaw with Lunch

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Take a full-day tour from Warsaw that includes a Krakow city tour and a sobering visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau. At Auschwitz-Birkenau, visit still-standing parts of the original Nazi concentration camps along with artifacts from the prisoners who perished there during World War II. Learn about the murderous Nazi campaigns against Europe’s Jewish populations and other ‘undesirables’ as you tour the camps. Change pace in Krakow, taking in landmarks including St. Mary’s Basilica and more.
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  • 17 hours
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$309.86
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$309.86
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Krakow's Essential Tour of the Old Town and Wawel Castle

Krakow's Essential Tour of the Old Town and Wawel Castle

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Learn what is the most famous window in Poland, for whom the Sigismund’s Bell at the Wawel castle tolls, see the living symbol of Krakow –the trumpeter who plays his melody every hour from the St. Mary’s church. Learn why Krakow was lucky to preserve its beauty in the days of WW2 and was not devastated by the German Nazis like Warsaw. During the 2.5-hour tour you will see the best of the city and what is even more important, we will unveil you the most glorious but also tragic chapters of Polish history.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow

Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow

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Visit UNESCO World Heritage–listed Auschwitz-Birkenau, a former Nazi concentration camp where more than a million European Jews and other prisoners were confined or killed during World War II. A professional guide sensitively portrays the horrors of the Holocaust as you tour the barracks, watchtowers, railway ramps, gas chambers and crematoriums at the two camps, located in Oświęcim. See poignant museum exhibits and witness moving memorials, where you hear narratives by former detainees and learn of Auschwitz’s liberation in 1945.
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  • 7 hours
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$55.24
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$55.24
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Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour from Krakow

Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour from Krakow

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Explore the underground world of the Wieliczka Salt Mine on a half-day tour from Krakow. Follow an expert guide through the mine’s tunnels and chambers and discover the Chapel of the Blessed Kinga, an exhibition on the history of Poland’s salt-mining, figures carved from salt and more. See why this 700-year-old complex has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your tour concludes with drop-off back at your Krakow hotel.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.34
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$48.34

Day Trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow including Lunch
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Day Trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow including Lunch

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Combine two of Krakow’s most important historic sites on this full-day tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and the Wieliczka Salt Mine, including hotel pickup and lunch. Start with a moving tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau complex, and learn the harrowing truths of the largest Nazi concentration camp complex. After lunch, venture underground to explore the UNESCO-listed Wieliczka mine, one of the world’s oldest working salt mines.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.62
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Auschwitz-Birkenau Best Value Shared Tour

Auschwitz-Birkenau Best Value Shared Tour

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Discover the story of Auschwitz on a full-day trip to the Auschwitz-Birkenau complex in Oświęcim from Krakow. On the site of the former German Nazi concentration and extermination camp, learn about Auschwitz’s history and visit significant buildings like the prisoner barracks and the unloading bay before you browse exhibits in the UNESCO-listed complex's museum. Round-trip transport from Krakow's Old Town and a boxed lunch is included.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.98
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$37.98

Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour from Krakow

Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour from Krakow

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Get out of Krakow for the day on this half-day guided tour of the amazing Wieliczka salt mines. Learn about the history of the salt mines from your guide and marvel at the many complex and beautiful salt sculptures.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.14
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Auschwitz & Birkenau: Live-Guided tour with transportation and hotel pickup
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Auschwitz & Birkenau: Live-Guided tour with transportation and hotel pickup

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Learn about Poland’s history and visit a former concentration camp—Auschwitz Birkenau, that now acts as a place to remember those who lost their lives there during World War II. Save time planning your own transport by having Krakow hotel pickup and drop-off included. By going on a guided tour, you are able to understand more about the context of the site and the things that happened there.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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$42.58
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$42.58

Schindler's Factory Guided Tour in Krakow

Schindler's Factory Guided Tour in Krakow

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The site of the moving events depicted in Spielberg’s Academy Award–winning Schindler’s List, Oskar Schindler’s Factory is a must-visit for anyone with an interest in the Second World War. This small-group tour, with licensed guide, lets you make the absolute most of the engaging interactive exhibition and learn about life for ordinary citizens under Hitler’s rule. Meet your guide at the entrance: your tour includes your ticket.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$17.26
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$17.26

Krakow City Sightseeing Private Tour by Eco Friendly Electric Car With Audio Guide

Krakow City Sightseeing Private Tour by Eco Friendly Electric Car With Audio Guide

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Cruise through Krakow in an electric car on this 60- or 90-minute private city tour. Enjoy an open-air ride through the Old Town, passing the Rynek Główny, the Cloth Hall and the medieval structure of the Barbican, and delve into areas closed to normal traffic. Then, experience a poignant piece of World War II history as you pass Oskar Schindler’s Factory, Ghetto Heroes Square and the city’s former Jewish quarter. As you go, your private guide will discuss the stories behind this vibrant Polish city.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.72
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Segway Tour of Krakow: Full Tour (Old Town + Jewish Quarter) - 3-Hours of Magic!

Segway Tour of Krakow: Full Tour (Old Town + Jewish Quarter) - 3-Hours of Magic!

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Discover the best of Krakow on this comprehensive Segway tour. Over the course of 3 hours, you’ll see highlights like the medieval Main Square, historic synagogues, Wawel Castle, St. Mary’s Church, and more. This customizable tour can be tailored to your interests, with additional stops like Schindler’s factory and places to sample Polish cuisine.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.54
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$57.54

Krakow Private Walking City Tour

Krakow Private Walking City Tour

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Get a close-up view of Krakow on this walking tour around the Old Town area. As this is a private tour, you can go at your own pace, customize the itinerary, and see and do exactly what you want. Krakow’s streets and buildings are full of history, and you’ll learn all about it from your English-speaking guide. This is an ideal tour for first-time visitors to Krakow, and travelers who want an active way of seeing the city.
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  • 3 hours
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$69.05
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$69.05
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Undercover City Games: Krakow

Undercover City Games: Krakow

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Come on, how often do you have the chance to become a top undercover agent? If you're looking for a really fun & unique way to discover Krakow, then this is most definitely it. What is more, everyone can play- we cater for all kinds of tourists, families, stag/hen parties & business groups, getting you to really explore the city but in a hugely fun (and often competitive!) way.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
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$22.68
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$22.68

Electric Scooter Tour of Krakow: Old Town Tour - 1,5-Hour of Magic!

Electric Scooter Tour of Krakow: Old Town Tour - 1,5-Hour of Magic!

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Explore Kraków's Old Town and have fun on an electric scooter. Get the best recommendations from your local guide. The environmentally-friendly electric scooters avoid the need for long and tiring walks. Instead, jump aboard and ride your own scooter from location to location. The tour will last 90 minutes during which you will get the essence of Krakow's Old Town. After a brief training session, the tour heads past the most important buildings and monuments of the city. Your guide will relate their history and recommend other places to visit during your stay in Krakow.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$42.58
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$42.58

Krakow Grand City Tour by golf cart

Krakow Grand City Tour by golf cart

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Unforgettable Krakow City Tour by electric car. Visit all 'must see' places: Old Town, Wawel Castle, Jewish Quarter Kazimierz, Former Ghetto and Oskar Schindler's Factory. During the 1,5 hour tour audio guide in your language will tell you about the monuments and places you pass by. English speaking driver will ensure safety and provide additional informations. Comfort and time are the biggest advantages of the service. Cars are well prepared for any kind of weather (transparent raincovers and heating for winter time). Available 28 language versions: Polish, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, Danish, Hebrew, Portuguese, Russian, Ukrainian, Lithuanian, Hungarian, Greek, Romanian, Turkish, Croatian, Serbian, Czech, Slovak, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Arabic
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.07
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$37.07

Krakow Bike Tour - small groups

Krakow Bike Tour - small groups

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Discover Krakow at a faster pace than a walking tour by going on an action-packed bike tour. Pedal past many top sights including Krakow’s Main Square, St. Mary’s Church, the Cloth Hall, St. Florian’s Gate, The Barbican, Planty Park, Wawel Royal Castle, Kazimierz, and Podgorze. Learn about the sights you pass with fascinating guide commentary along the way.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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$25.32
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$25.32

Krakow Private City Tour - full day tour of Old Town and Jewish District

Krakow Private City Tour - full day tour of Old Town and Jewish District

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Private walking Krakow tour with local expert tour guide, 6 hours tour of Old Town and Jewish District with Schindlers Factory. Tour with private, licensed english speaking tour guide. Our tour guide will meet you in your hotel. This tour includes 2 parts , the first part is the Krakow Old Town and the second part is Krakow Jewish District including tour in Oscar Schindler's Factory. There will be a break for lunch or coffee during this day. Tour itinerary: -pick up in your hotel -tour in Krakow Old Town -2, 5 hours -coffee/lunch break -30 minutes -tour of Jewish Quarter 1, 5 hour -guided tour in Oskar Schindler's Factory 1, 5 hour The itinerary is only a suggestion and can be tailored to every visitor's wish. Tour duration: 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.66
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$128.66
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3-hour private tour of Krakow

3-hour private tour of Krakow

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We are licensed local guides. We speak your language perfectly and we have a high level of professional preparation. During the visit we will show you the present city, also the city of our childhood, including our parents and grandparents. We will leave the usual routes to take you on our own paths telling the story of Poland and Krakow but without boredom. We will explain our traditions, our customs, leisure, our food and also something about the social and cultural life of Poland. Our walks are exceptional. Passionate guides that adapt to the age, pace and interests of their travelers. Hire the visit with us to feel Poland and you will see that our country will stay in your heart forever
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.79
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$51.79

Krakow and Wieliczka Small Group Tour from Warsaw with Lunch

Krakow and Wieliczka Small Group Tour from Warsaw with Lunch

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Discover the subterranean mysteries of the Wieliczka Salt Mine and the historical highlights of Krakow on a full-day trip from Warsaw. Alongside your guide, you’ll travel to the UNESCO-listed salt mines to explore an underground labyrinth of chambers. See artworks, monuments and the magnificent Chapel of St Kinga (Kaplica Św Kingi) — an underground church made entirely from salt — before returning to Krakow to tour the city’s cultural treasures. Admire important landmarks such as Cloth Hall and Wawell Hill while learning of the Polish capital’s rich history.
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  • 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$315.75
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$315.75
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Krakow & Auschwitz day tour from Warsaw by private car with Lunch

Krakow & Auschwitz day tour from Warsaw by private car with Lunch

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Visiting Krakow and Auschwitz by yourself is almost impossible if you don’t rent a car. Avoid the hassle of driving yourself with this private tour that includes round-trip transport from Warsaw. Plus, your admission ticket to Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum allows you to explore the former concentration camp at your own pace. Your guide also takes you on a tour of Krakow afterward.
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  • 17 hours
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$358.54
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$358.54
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The best view of Krakow from Golf Cars

The best view of Krakow from Golf Cars

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We will experience an authentic day in Krakow after a well-planned route through the city. In my eco-friendly Golf Car I will take you around the Old Town, Kazimierz Jewish Quarter where you discover the Christian and Jewish part of district, Ghetto (from the time of the Second World War) and Schindler's Factory. We have a audio guide with informations about historical monuments (26 languages optional) - so we will stop at each location and allow time for explanation of sites and their long history. You will also discover less popular streets, where you will feel the true climate of the district and a lot of street art. On the tour you can try the most famous Zapiekanki (open-faced sandwich) at Plac Nowy. To memorize the trip you will be photographed by me and then I will send you photos to the email. Electric vehicle is also heated so it's warm and allows to use in winter time.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.09
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Should I book Great Barbican tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Great Barbican can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit Great Barbican 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Great Barbican costs USD 3.44. Guided Great Barbican tours start around USD 3.44 per person.
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