Guided tour

Krakow: Half-Day Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour by Minibus

Krakow: Half-Day Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour by Minibus

From US$ 58.16 per person

Embark on a half-day adventure from Krakow to the UNESCO listed Wieliczka Salt Mine. With your guide discover the wonders of this underground attraction, marvel at its chapels and tunnels, and learn about its impressive mining history.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Pickup included
Wait on the sidewalk in front of your hotel 10 minutes before the activity starts. Your driver will wait no longer than 5 minutes after the scheduled pickup time.


  • Discover the UNESCO listed Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Travel 140 meters below ground to explore the attraction
  • Admire the underground salt lakes, chapels, and tunnels
  • Learn about Wieliczka's impressive mining history
  • Enjoy hotel pickup and drop-off in an air-conditioned minibus
Full description
Enjoy pickup from your hotel in an air-conditioned minibus, then leave the busy city of Krakow behind as you head towards the picturesque town of Wieliczka. After approximately 40 minutes, arrive in the town and enjoy a short break while you listen to your guide’s fascinating stories. Next, descend 140 meters below ground as you discover the UNESCO listed Wieliczka Salt Mine, famous for its unique mining history. Explore the mine with your knowledgeable guide, and admire the impressive salt lakes, carved rocks, chapels, and tunnels. After at least two hours exploring the mine, head back up to ground level. Enjoy a short visit to the Salt Mine Museum then pickup some gifts from the onsite souvenir shop. Finally, relax on the minibus as you return to your city hotel.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Entry fee
  • Food and drinks
  • Guide during transportation
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with claustrophobia
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing

Know before you go

  • You will walk a distance of approximately 3.5km
  • The temperature underground is 17-18 degrees celsius, so please dress accordingly
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

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It was really amazing. The driver who picked us up was a really nice guy, really took care of everything. Told us a lot about the city, showed us where we had to go, picked up the tickets and was waiting for us when we were done. Also the tour itself was amazing, really nice guide en everything was very clear.

August 18, 2021

Paul was a very friendly and competent tourguide. He was on time and had everything perfectly organised for our tour to the salt mine. We would definitely recommend Paul and his services to other visitors! Thanks a lot.

June 1, 2021

Wycieczka przebiegła idealnie,bardzo dobrze zorganizowana.Nasz kierowca profesjonalny i uprzejmy.Gorąco polecam

August 5, 2021


Product ID: 383052