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Krakow: Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour with a Private Car

Krakow: Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour with a Private Car

From US$ 65.48 per person

Explore the Wieliczka Salt Mine, a labyrinth tunnels totaling 300 kilometers. An extremely valuable monument of material culture, the salt mine was one of the first objects on the UNESCO list of cultural and natural heritage in 1978.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian
Pickup included
We pick up tourists from every pre-determined place in Krakow. Write us the hotel name and address and we will pick you up from there.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the historic Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • See statues sculpted in salt and saline waters
  • Discover the mine’s remarkable corridors and excavations
  • Visit a surreal underground world with caverns and lakes
Full description
Visit the Wieliczka Salt Mine with a private driver just for you. Travel by comfortable air-conditioned car or minivan from Krakow to discover one of the oldest mines in the world. Note that the salt mine visits take place in groups of up to 30 people.  Throughout your experience, you will be accompanied by a professional guide speaking in a language of your choosing. Together with your guide you will explore this remarkable salt mine, a place acknowledged by UNESCO on the first World Heritage List. You will visit the largest of the chapels, dedicated to St. Kinga, the patron saint of salt miners. This subterranean church is richly decorated with chandeliers, sculptures, and religious figures carved out of salt. As you follow the 2.5-kilometer walk, you'll pass statues dating back to the 18th century depicting mythical, historical, and religious figures. At the conclusion of your tour, you will be returned to Krakow.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off with a private car
  • Headsets to hear your tour guide clearly
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Live guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Entrance ticket
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with heart problems
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing

Not allowed

  • Flash photography
  • Video recording

Know before you go

  • Visiting the salt mine takes place in groups of up to 30 people
  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility or for participants with claustrophobia
  • The temperature in the Wieliczka Salt Mine remains consistently low at 14-degrees Celsius
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They pick you up at the hotel and take you to where you have to wait for the visit to begin. When you finish, they are waiting for you in the parking lot. They drop you back at the hotel. They asked me if I preferred another place to drop me off.

November 16, 2019

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Product ID: 319743