Day trip

From Krakow: Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour with Guide

From Krakow: Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour with Guide

From US$ 53.55 per person

Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Listed salt mine of Wieliczka to learn about its rich history and explore its fascinating interior on this 4-hour tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore numerous underground rooms, corridors, lakes, and chapels at the salt mine
  • Marvel at the amazing creations of nature and man
  • Hear about the legends and facts related to the salt mine and Polish culture
  • Admire incredible sculptures created from salt
Full description
Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Listed 13th-century salt mine of Wieliczka, one of the largest and oldest in Europe. Discover its rich history and beautiful interior. Start with a pickup from a central location in Krakow. Travel out of the city to the nearby town of Wieliczka. The small town is famous for its salt mine, which dates back to the 13th century. Upon arrival at the mine, meet your guide. Begin the journey deep underground to a depth of 327 meters. With your expert guide, explore the vast and fascinating expanse of the salt mine's interior, which is home to numerous underground rooms, corridors, chapel, halls, sculptures, and more. Learn about the generations of miners who worked here. Listen to the legends and facts that surround this incredible site. Hear stories about Princess Kinga, and how she brought salt treasures to Polish lands. Then, admire the underground salt lakes at the mine and the beautifully illuminated halls that glisten and shine. At the end of the tour, bid your guide farewell and board the bus back to Krakow.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Skip-the-line ticket
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Food and drinks
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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Participants

Date

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Meeting point

Meet at the bus park at 7 Powisle Street, across from the Sheraton Grand Hotel Krakow. Check-in at this location is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
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Product ID: 400870