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Wieliczka Salt Mine, a Material Culture World Heritage Site, with its over 1 million guests every year, is among the most eagerly visited tourist sites in Poland.
During the trip, You will visit one of the oldest working Salt Mines in the World – the Wieliczka’s Salt Mine, which has been producing table salt for over 700 years! On tour from Krakow Your English speaking guide will take You up to 140 meters underground for a 2,5-hours journey through over 2,5-kilometers long tourist route full of chambers with amazing carvings and statues and large collection of mining machines and equipment, where everything is made of salt. Please note that to reach the first level of the mine (64 metres underground), You have to descent a wooden stairway which has 378 stairs. After the tour, You will be taken up to the surface with a lift. Tour takes aprox. 3-4 hours. Read More: Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE WILL CONFIRM YOUR EXACT PICK UP TIME ONCE WE WILL BOOK YOUR GUIDE — in high season not all the language/guides are available for day-to-day bookings! Once you decide to book a private tour, please choose if would like to have shared or private guide and add information in which language you would like to visit Salt Mine. We will confirm it ASAP!
If you’re afraid you’ll get hungry during the tour don’t worry! There is an optional lunch box possible to book while making your reservation. On the way back (around 12.30 p.m.), we will serve you our delicious freshly prepared every day packed lunch set including: salad, cheese sandwich, chocolate wafer and bottle of water. We also offer vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options so if you need one, please remember to add a remark in your booking form and there won’t be any problem with that.
- To book please select the date and number of people.
- You will be redirected to our secure reservation system.
- After completing the reservation you will receive verified voucher.
- 24 hour before the tour you will receive text message about exact pickup time.
We use a fleet of new Mercedes-Benz Vans and Minibuses. Our drivers are well trained and fully licesned for travel ground transportation. Our door to door service means that you will be pickup directly form your hotel and delivered to the same spot after the tour, for free.
Please note that this tour is not available on: 25th of December, 1st of January, Liberation Anniversary, Easter Saturday afternoon, Easter Sunday and March of the Living Day.
Please note that for Balice airport/hotels near the airport pickup the additional fee is 60 PLN per booking.