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Salt Mine Wieliczka: Guided Tour from Krakow

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You'll start at
Daniłowicza 8
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    Wieliczka Salt Mine
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    • You will be picked up from your location by a professional tour operator • Take the staircase of 700 steps to reach the underground mines • Learn about the chapel, witness the beauty of the two lakes and explore the sculptures carved out of rock salt. • Take an elevator to the ground level where you can grab a snack at the snack bar and shop for souvenirs. The Wieliczka Salt Mines have been a major attraction in Krakow because of its ancient history as well as its modern relevance to World War II when the Germans planned to set up an underground armament factory in the mines. The mines are on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites and attract several visitors annually from around the globe. Your guided tour around the 3km stretch of the salt mines begins with a descent into the underground mines through a wooden staircase. Once you reach the mine level, your guide will take you around the mines’ labyrinthine passages. St. Kinga’s chapel is one of the most beautiful parts of the tour. Built-in reverence of St. Kinga, the patron saint of miners in and around Krakow, the chapel features an altar and chandeliers carved out of rock salt. You take an elevator to return to the ground level where you can buy souvenirs from the souvenir shop. There is also a snack bar at the ground level if you would like to grab a quick snack. Tour duration – approximately 2.5 hours
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You'll end at
Daniłowicza 8
Daniłowicza 8, 32-020 Wieliczka, Poland
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Departure Point
Daniłowicza 8, 32-020 Wieliczka, Poland
Duration
4–5 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup
  • Professional guide
  • Elevator ride to the ground level on exit
  • Transport by air-conditioned van
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Entry/Admission - Wieliczka Salt Mine
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wheelchair not accessible on the group tour.
  • Temperature in the mine is from 14 to 17℃
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: AT Cracow
Pam A
10
Mrs arnold
Was a very good tour, would recommend to others, very informative. A very sad visit but so much to see and read
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Theresa J
Feltham, United Kingdom
3417
A must do. Humbling experience.
A very very informative tour. A somber experience but a must do. We can only imagine the dark days. And a few
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fariello2000
Chesham, United Kingdom
3517
Tour
We were collected on time in a smart midi coach. The driver and Aneta were very nice and it was a smooth journey.
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_Elizabeth10UK
London, United Kingdom
10
Recommended trip!!!
Great value for money and pick up was on time throughout the trip!! The organisers of the trip were extremely
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Felicity R
51
Fascinating destinations but guides didn’t really contribute
I would give full points to the destinations on this tour. Auschwitz is an incredibly sad place but such an
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Helen B
60
Highly recommend
The organisation of the day itself is excellent :the company message you with pick up info when they say they
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Adam L
34
Auschwitz Tour.
Well organised ,very good bus guide and excellent guide around Auschwitz. Good transport and pick up and drop off
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Clare T
Siesta Key, Florida
82
Full on day
A very good first day in Kraków. However bus very cramped. My daughter and I were last to be picked up and had to
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Sandra W
20
Tour
We were picked up at our hotel in tye morning. Our bus driver was very friendly & chatty. She ran through what was
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Vacation751532
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
10
Sad, but a must visit.
Fantastic experience, so so sad and harrowing, unbelievable what humans were capable of doing against other
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Languages Offered: English
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