Salt Mine Guides Tour In Wieliczka - Krakow

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The salt mine in Wieliczka is famous for being Europes oldest salt mine, which has been operating for at least 700 years. Wieliczkas salt mine is a unique tourist attraction, and is on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List (listed among the twelve top sites). Get lost with wonder as you make your way through the labyrinth of tunnels, pits and chambers, all hewn out by hand from solid salt. Beautifully adorned chapels, underground lakes, and other hidden treasures are spread out on the three upper levels of the complex, ranging from 64 to 135 meters below the ground. Tourists can enjoy the three kilometre-long trail and a collection of objects related to the mine itself and mining industry.


  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • All entrance fees included

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Your trip to the Wieliczka Salt Mine will begin in the city centre or at your hotel in Krakow.
Wieliczka is only a short distance, 10km away from Krakw.
After a 30 minutes drive you will be there to begin your 2.5-hour wonder through the network of underground tunnels and labyrinths.
Youll have to take approximately 360 steps down to the mine.Down in the mine there is a specific micro climate. Due to the high iodine content it is helpful in the treatment of respiratory problems.
The tour of the mine is guided by experienced professionals who will tell you all about the local history, legends and many interesting facts about the mine.

Inclusions for Salt Mine Guides Tour In Wieliczka - Krakow

  • Admission ticket
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned van

Exclusions for Salt Mine Guides Tour In Wieliczka - Krakow

  • Gratuities ( optional)
  • Food and drinks

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Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

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  • The Salt Mine tour is simply awesome - well organised, amazing sights. You will be walking down a lot of steps !! But well worth the effort there is a lift back up

  • Transport arrived on time, driver was friendly and knowledgeable. Tour was brilliant and we really enjoyed it. Very stress free, would recommend as queues at mine were long and booking like this was so much easier than trying to sort ourselves on the day.

  • We enjoyed this trip and there was lots to see
    The only thing was they don't give you long enough breaks to get a drink/something to eat

  • Hotel pick up was on time and the driver was very friendly and knowledgeable on explaining not just what to expect at the Mines, but general Polish history for general knowledge. Trip was good - very insightful.

  • This is a must see and do tour. Our guide was brilliant - very knowledgeable and funny. The time went really quickly and I would go back again if I ever get the chance. It is important to be able to walk down a lot of steps and then you are on your feet for a couple of hours. but it is very worthwhile.

  • super

  • This is a fantastic trip and our guide was great and very witty. The Chapel is beautiful and worth the 800 steps to get to it. May not be suitable for those with walking difficulties or young children although there is a lift which is used for weddings and it would be worth asking about this as it is a trip not to be missed.

  • Great tour!! very well organized and guides are very knowledgable.

  • Nice trip, not too far from Kraków (about 20 minutes). We got picked up at 09.30 and was back in Kraków 13.30 so we still had a lot of the day to do other things which was nice.

  • unbelievable , highly recommended

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