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Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour from Krakow

Product ID: 193733
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Discover the unique beauty of Salt Mine. Travel to Wieliczka and unravel the one-of-a-kind underground landscape.
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Duration 4 - 6 hours
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  • Travel in a comfortable, spacious, and air-conditioned van
  • Visit the stunning Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Learn more about the history of the mine on a guided tour
Full description
Wieliczka salt mine is a beautiful place carved from rock salt. The mine reaches a depth of over 300 meters and is about 287 kilometers long. Sometimes, the mine is described as the Underground Salt Cathedral of Poland. The astonishing site is placed on the original UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites and is definitely one of the must-see places while in Krakow.

Begin your tour in front of tourist information at Grodzka 61 Street. Meet your driver, board the comfortable car, and begin your experience. The journey to the salt mine should take approximately 45 minutes. Once you arrive at Wieliczka, the driver will explain the plan for your visit to the mine and give you all the important details, such as the meeting point and the time by which you should be back in the car. 

The visit to Salt Mine will take about 2 hours. Learn more about the incredible story of the mine. Admire the beautiful chambers carved from rock salt. Walk around and enjoy the one-of-a-kind experience of discovering this stunning place. The guide, who will accompany you throughout your underground experience, will make the tour an unforgettable experience. After you finish your tour, hop back onto the vehicle and travel back to Krakow.

Upgrade your tour to include hotel pickup and drop-off in Krakow and an optional traditional dinner of Polish cuisine in the best restaurant in the neighborhood called Pod Wielką Solą.
  • Round-trip transportation between Krakow and Wieliczka Salt Mine (if option chosen)
  • English-speaking driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option chosen)
  • Entrance fee
  • Guided tour of the Salt Mine
  • Traditional Polish dinner (if option chosen)
What’s Not Included
  • Food or drink (unless option with dinner chosen)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
Know before you go
• Please bring your ID with you for verification purposes
• We recommend wearing warm clothing as the temperature in the Salt Mine can be 14 degrees
• We recommend wearing comfortable shoes because the total length of the route is 3.5 kilometers, which includes about 800 steps
• You need to purchase a permit to take photographs in the mine, which is 10 zł

From US$ 50.32 per person

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Daily Tours Kraków

Product ID: 193733