Salt Mine Guided Tour from Krakow (hotel pick up)

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From $48.18

11 reviews   (4.55)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Krakow, Krakow

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Visit the Salt Mine in Wieliczka. Discover one of the oldest mines in the world thanks to the help of a professional guide speaking in your language. Admire the underground lakes and sculptures in rock salt, traverse the maze of corridors and learn mining history from your guide. Explore the Salt Mine, place written by UNESCO on the first World Heritage List. Use the transport from your hotel and booking service without waiting in queues. Travel by comfortable air-conditioned vehicle from Krakow.

• Service door to door from Krakow are provided
• No need to buy tickets on site - admission is included
• Learn about history of salt mining from your guide
• Hear commentary clearly - headphones are provided


Visiting the Salt Mine takes place in groups of up to 30 people. The vehicle is shared with other participants of the trip in minivans up to 8 people.

What's Included

A professional yours language speaking guide

Headsets to hear the guide clearly

Helpful driver at your disposal during the trip

Hotel pickup and drop off

Individual entrance ticket to the Salt Mine

Round-trip transportation by air-conditioned vehicle from Krakow

What's Not Included


Private guide

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 1 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 15
  • ADULT: Age: 16 - 99

Additional Info

  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Specialized infant seats are available

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Your tour begins with transportation from Krakow to the town where there is a salt mine. Pickup by car or minivan from a pre-determined place (hotel or other place that you choose) at a specified date and time. Transport takes about 30 minutes.

• Admission Ticket Free

Wieliczka Salt Mine
As part of the visit, you will receive an individual entrance ticket to the salt mine and a professional yours language speaking guide. The guide is available in one of the selected languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian. Visiting the Salt Mine takes place in groups of up to 30 people. You will also receive a set of headphones during your tour.

The mine has 9 levels, underground. During the tour you will learn about the history of salt mining in particular historical periods. With a guide, you will visit a maze of corridors and a complex of thematic chambers where there are numerous sculptures, chapels carved into the rock and an underground lake. Feel the unique microclimate of the mine, which is ideal for people suffering from asthma and allergies, and feel the benefits for your health. After completing the tour you will return with an elevator to the ground. After the sightseeing, you will return to the parking lot where your driver will be waiting for you.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included


Great company, great trip
RICHARD_H, 10-03-2022
Very friendly and prompt pick up service would recommend this trip and service to anyone visiting Krakow , we'll worth the walk and the steps in the salt mine.
Would definitely use this company for future trips.
Beautiful place
830darekg, 24-12-2021
A beautiful place warth seeing. Only 30 minutes from Krakow. Underground lakes, corridors and themed rooms. Awesome !!!
Excellent experience
rossbM6144EJ, 02-12-2021
Excellent trip with an excellent company Jan our driver was very helpful, couldn’t do enough made our experience even better.
Must visit place
Alex a, 02-06-2022
Wow, great place to visit. Guide very knowledgeable. Only complaint was at times you couldn’t hear her and she would start explaining things before the whole group arrived. Good pair of sturdy shoes. The caves are air conditioned also
Worth visiting
Suzanne_I, 03-06-2022
Driver picked up on time very friendly service, unfortunately the tour guide at the salt mine spoke very fast English no one could understand ( not Viator fault).but did spoil our visit

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