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

From Kraków: Wieliczka Salt Mine Trip

Product ID: 144972
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Check out the most popular salt mine in the world, listed on the UNESCO Cultural and Natural World Heritage list.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Italian, Spanish, French, German

Pickup optional

Pick-up from hotels/apartments in Kraków.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit one of the most treasured monuments in Polish cultural history
  • See dozens of sculptures and bas-reliefs cut out of the salt
  • Visit 20 wonderful chambers
Full description
The Wieliczka Salt Mine is one of the most treasured monuments in Polish cultural history. Over a million tourists from around the world visit the salt mine yearly to see its exquisite carvings and reliefs.

This unique place has been listed on the UNESCO Cultural and Natural World Heritage list since 1978, placing it even higher on tourist's 'to do list.' The miners left in Wieliczka dozens of sculptures and bas-reliefs cut out of the salt, keeping their work alive for many further years. 

There are 800 steps to climb of which 350 at the beginning will take you down into the mine. There's also a lift at the top of the mine at the end of the route.
Includes
  • Transport service
  • Professional and licensed guide service
  • Tour attendant
  • Entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Food & drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Crossroads of Sławkowska and Pijarska streets

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Important information
Know before you go
• Taking photos and filming along the tourist route: 10 PLN - payable in the salt mine
• Temperature underground ranges between 14° and 16° C
• Luggage larger than 30 x 20 x 10 centimeters are not permitted inside the mine (you can leave it on the bus)
• Toilet facilities are spaced along the route respectively, 40 and 90 minutes from the moment of beginning your visit
• Unavailable: 1 January, Easter Sunday (Ressurection), 1 November, 24 and 25 December
• If your child is less than 150cm tall, please inform the supplier so that a child seat can be arranged
• Taking photos and filming along the tourist route: 10 PLN - payable in the salt mine
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 56 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.1/5
Safety
4.6/5

Organized by

LegendaryKrakow

Product ID: 144972