During Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour you will visit a cultural heritage site featured on the UNESCO’s World Cultural and Natural Heritage List. It’s a unique place in the world, one of the most popular attractions in Poland, where salt was produced for over 700 years, since the middle age. During a Wieliczka Salt Mine tour, you will go with a guide underground and explore mine sites like chambers with unique carvings, shafts and lakes.
At the hotel, you will be welcomed by our experienced English-speaking driver. We offer private transportation for the Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour and what we mean by it is that our vehicle with a driver is assigned to your booking solely. It is not shuttle tour service, where participants from more than one booking are sharing a ride and the same vehicle on the way to Wieliczka Salt Mine.
Due to a great interest in visiting Wieliczka Salt Mine, it is recommended to book Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour in advance. You can do it by our booking form or via e-mail: info (at) krakowexcursion.com
Please, take note that it is recommended to wear comfortable shoes during Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour, because there are 800 steps on the way, including 380 right at the start which have to be descended to reach the depth of 135 meters underground.
There is a constant temperature about 16°C in the Wieliczka Salt Mine, so it is recommended to bring warm clothing especially during spring and summer time.
The whole Wieliczka Salt Mine tour takes approximately 4,5 hours. Because we offer private service we can adjust pick up time from the hotel to your needs, although in some cases we can recommend pick up time, so you can visit Wieliczka Salt Mine when it is less crowded.
Premium transportation service
You will be picked up from your hotel by an English-speaking driver in comfortable and air-conditioned Mercedes-Benz vehicle limousine or minivan (E-class, S-class, V-class, Vito).
Wieliczka Salt Mine sightseeing options:
I) You can join regular guided group tour in foreign language (English, German, Spanish, Italian) at additional cost 89PLN/per person. Then you will have your own private premium transport from Cracow and you are going to join guided group at the Salt Mine.
II) For the most demanding clients we offer private guided tour in foreign language (English, German, Spanish, Italian). Then you will have your own private premium transport from Cracow and your own private guide at the Salt mine. You can e-mail us for more details.
!ATTENTION! Because sightseeing the Wieliczka Salt Mine is possible only under guide surveillance it is not possible to go underground without guide. You can buy tickets on your own or you can let our company to arrange everything for you.
What does the price include?
⋅ Pick up from you hotel and drop off at your hotel after the Wieliczka Salt Mine tour ⋅ English speaking driver, helpful and courageous to meet your needs ⋅ Premium transportation in highly equipped Mercedes vehicle limousine or van (E-class, S-class, V-class, Vito) ⋅ Free Wifi on-board in every vehicle ⋅ Parking and toll fees ⋅ Insurance ⋅ Flexibility and top notch service
⋅ Visiting the Wieliczka Salt Mine Museum with regular guided group tour in English - 89PLN/person.
⋅ Visiting the Wieliczka Salt Mine Museum with private guide service in English - Please e-mail us for more details.
Premium offer for groups
If you are interested in booking Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour for a group bigger than 8 people please contact us or send us an e-mail: info (at) krakowexcursion.com. We will you e-mail back with our minibus and coach offer.