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  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Wieliczka Salt Mine

From Krakow: Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour

Product ID: 73027
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Explore the Wieliczka Salt Mine, a UNESCO-listed site, on a half-day tour. See the underground lakes, caves and chapels with a professional guide.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Italian

Pickup optional

Pick-up is available at hotels and apartments in central Krakow only. For others locations, a convenient meeting point will be indicated. The exact pick-up point and time will be confirmed via email after booking.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the Wieliczka Salt Mine, dating from the 13th century
  • See underground caves, lakes, chambers and chapels
  • Hear about the history of the mine from a professional guide
Full description
Visit the Wieliczka Salt Mine, one of Poland’s top attractions that's on UNESCO's World List of Cultural and Natural Heritage. The half-day skip-the-line tour departs from Krakow.

Learn about the salt mine that is the best-preserved site of its type in the world. Opened in the 13th century, it has been in continuous operation since that time.

Explore some of the 300 kilometers of hallways extending over 9 levels and reaching depths of 327 meters. See the chambers and chapels in the mine's underground city, including the famous St. Kinga Chapel, visited each year by more than a million tourists from all over the world.
Includes
  • Pick-up/drop off at all central Krakow hotels and apartments (if option selected)
  • Transportation by modern Mercedes minibus with Wi-Fi access
  • 2.5-hour guided tour at the Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Insurance
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket
  • Headphones inside the Salt Mine
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Optional photo permission (10 PLN to purchase inside the Salt Mine)
  • Gratuity for driver
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

At the entrance to the Radisson Blu Hotel, Straszewskiego 17, 31-101 Krakow.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for anyone with claustrophobia
• The sightseeing route for wheelchair users is different than the main tourist route through the mine
• This guided tour has a maximum size of 40 guests in Wieliczka Salt Mine
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 86 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.6/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.7/5

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Krakow Tours by Krakowdirect

Product ID: 73027