Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour in English from Krakow

Cultural & Theme Tours in Poland

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Tour the remarkable and mysterious undergrounds of the "Wieliczka" Salt Mine, available daily with private minivan transfer and a guided group tour available in six languages to choose from. Perfect if you are travelling with family or a group of friends. Fully organised with transportation and guide services included.
Tour the UNESCO's Cultural and Natural Heritage Site Wieliczka - continuously functioning mining site since the middle ages, located approximately 16 km from Cracow.The “Wieliczka” Salt Mine is one of the most valuable monuments of material and spiritual culture in Poland. Each year it is visited by more than one million tourists from all over the world.Magnificent chambers chiselled out in rock salt. Amazing underground saline lakes, majestic timber constructions and unique statues sculpted in salt. Almost 3 kilometers of meandering corridors, 800 steps to climb of which 350 have to be descended to reach the depth of 135 meters underground. Thus it is no surprise that till now, the Tourist Route, the main visiting route of the mine has been visited by 40,000,000 tourists from around the whole world in search of adventures.As with all of our tours, your driver will pick you up from the location of your choice. The trip itself lasts approximately 4 hours and includes a ticket for the guided tour of the mine (3 hours).

What’s included

  • Bottled water, Coca-Cola, Red-Bull (Please let us know your preference in the comments)
  • English speaking private driver
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off within Krakow city
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional guide
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • One photo permit per booking, each additional photo permit can be purchased on site for 10 PLN
  • Entry/Admission - Wieliczka Salt Mine

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch


  • All entrance fees included
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Skip the line