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Wieliczka Salt Mine guided tour from Krakow with transfer

Free cancellation
Duration: up to
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Russian, Polish
Mobile voucher accepted

Do this because

Visit a real mine, one of the oldest salt mines in the world

Descend to a depth of 135 meters under the ground

Be fascinated by chambers, tunnels and scuptures in salt

Walk around marvelous colored underground lakes

What to expect

Discover one of the most important industrial sites of the Middle Ages on a guided tour of the remarkable Wieliczka Salt Mine. Benefit from pickup at your hotel in Kraków, and then travel in the comfort of an air-conditioned minivan with an English-speaking driver.

Meet your guide on arrival, and then descend beneath the ground to discover an amazing underground art museum. Walk down 800 steps to reach a depth of 135 meters, and experience the cooler temperature as you follow a route of around 2 kilometers through the different chambers.

Currently one of Poland's official national Historic Monuments – and a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site – the salt mines feature dozens of statues and four chapels the miners carved out of the rock salt, along with extra carvings made by contemporary artists.

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What’s included

Entrance fees

Live guide

Round transportation

Pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

Tax for taking pictures (to pay cash on site)

Location

Floriana Straszewskiego 17, 31-101 Kraków, Poland

Meeting point:

If you are interested in complementary hotel pick-up, please contact the supplier up to 24h before the tour. Unless you will be awaited at the meeting point at Straszewskiego 17.

Provider

SuperCracow

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • If you are interested in complementary hotel pick-up, please contact the supplier up to 24h before the tour. Unless you will be awaited at the meeting point. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
  • The tour brings you to a depth of 135 meters below the ground and is not appropriate for those who get easily claustrophobic
  • The temperature in the mine is constant (about 14 degrees), and therefore it is recommended to bring warm clothing even in the summer
  • There are 800 steps to walk and the route length is around 2 km
  • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes
  • The price does not include fees for photography and filming