4-Hour History Tour Of Wieliczka Salt Mine In Kraków
Architecture, Driver, History
During this 4-hour tour, explore the Wieliczka Salt Mine in Kraków city. Walk through the tunnels and chambers of the underground city. See an underground lake, St. Kinga's Chapel, with carvings, monuments, and altars made out of salt.
Discover a unique underground city with developed infrastructure.
Walk more than 380 steps to get to the first level, 210 feet (64 meters) below the ground. Your guide will provide you with insights into the mysteries of the mine, the people who have worked there, and the powers of nature that have ruled the mine.
Wander through the tunnels between 20 different chambers, including the most beautiful one, St. Kinga's Chapel. This is an underground church that will enchant you with its carvings, altars, and monuments sculpted in salt.
Allow yourself to be mesmerized by the wonderful spectacle on the bank of one of the salt lakes inside the mine as music from Chopinplays overhead.
Walk to the third level, 443 feet (135 meters) below the surface, before riding a lift back to the top.
English-speaking Poland guide
Transportation by minivan/bus
Pick-up and drop off
Headphones to hear your guide
Food and beverages (you can bring your food along)
Tips and gratuities
What to bring
Know before you go
The temperature underground ranges from 14 to 16 degrees Celsius.