Wieliczka Salt Mine * PRIVATE Tours *
Book a private tour of the Salt Mine in Wieliczka!
The historic Salt Mine in Wieliczka is the only mining site in the world functioning continuously since the Middle Ages. Its original excavations (longitudinals, traverses, chambers, lakes, as well as minor and major shafts) are located on nine levels and extend for the total of about 300 kilometres: reaching the depth of 327 metres they illustrate all the stages of mining technology development over time.
During the tour through the Mine, You will see underground chambers hewn out in the salt rock, statues sculpted in salt and saline lakes. Visitors may take a walk of 2.5 km through 3 levels, down to 136 metres below ground level.
This point of our tourist programme is also entered on the UNESCO List of World Heritage.
Route: Krakow - Wieliczka - Krakow
Includes: private English speaking tour leader, private services of the Mine guide, lift up, entrance ticket to the Salt Mine, private transportation.
Important: Should customers wish to take the lift down to parts of the mine then a local charge of 250 PLN applies to the first level or 350 PLN to the second level. Lift usage is subject to availability and charges are payable locally. The price is per elevator so should there be more people wishing to share it, the costs could be divided between participants. Alternatively all customers make their way down the stairs as a group. You receive a lift journey back up to the top inclusive as part of your tour package.
Please note: Due to construction work taking place around Krakow, morning departures may be subject to delays in traffic.
When you’ve Booked: We will send your booking details to the supplier to request confirmation. Once they confirm that your requested date and ticket is available, we will email your confirmation and all relevant information.