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Ul. Danilowicza 10, Wieliczka 32-020, Poland
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Reviewed today via mobile

The visit to this mine is an awesome journey through time. Just thinking about the hardship and endeavor of the people who worked here and the history of its first production to what is before the visitor today is immense. It truly merits its world...More

Thank arnie24
Reviewed today

Instead of going on an organised tour, we caught a bus from Krakow. We like to use local transport on our city breaks, much more of an experience. We were able to buy the tickets at the site and you just join a tour in...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed yesterday

My family and I took a tour of the salt mine while we were in Poland. We arranged travel to the mine with our accommodations, and took the English-speaking tour. It was very informative and so cool to see the mine and imagine what it...More

Thank Shannon S
Reviewed yesterday

Went here today. It was a good tour but it was long around 3 hours in total and a lot of walking but glad I saw it.

Thank jordansbulls
Reviewed yesterday

Did the Tourist Route. Guide was very informative. Would highly recommend a visit to this attraction. Very impressive.

Thank michaelhF3634CU
Reviewed yesterday

Wieliczka is a salt mine that has been mining salt since the 13th century. It is a steps intense tour(800 steps total) with some elevator access. You see any figures and other things carved in the salt.. Be aware that there is a handicapped version...More

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed yesterday

After reading a lot of reviews I was prepared to be blown away but alas I was underwhelmed. Not a lot of information about the actual running of the mine, how many people died there etc just seemed to be purposely for the tourism it...More

Thank Welshgirl63
Reviewed yesterday

I was so fortunate to book my tour with VISITUS TOURS...the travel gods were looking over me!! I had wanted to see this salt mine since I first heard about it...20 or more years ago. Jakub Szymanski who has VISITUS took great care of us...More

Thank APWGIRL
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place blew my mind, the tour was fantastic, very interesting and the sculptures within the mine are unreal. The cathedral is out of this world so beautiful. It’s easy to get too, we got a taxi which worked out at about £5. Be prepared...More

Thank AM1290
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An interesting place to spend a couple of hours. I recommend going with a tour guide, as they provide lots of additional information along the way. You need to go down lots of steps at the beginning but there is a lift to come back...More

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AshleighCW
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Response from Ana V | Reviewed this property |
In the tunnels he will have to bend a bit but on the stairs and in the chambers there will be plenty of room. So it is not as if the entire time tall people struggle.. Just in the tunnels.. But the good news is that those... More
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I would wear slacks, tee shirt and a sweatshirt.
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Response from Beershot69 | Reviewed this property |
Also I would advise getting the train as you are less rushed compared to the organised tours (Iv dove both methods) and can check out the local area. It’s the last train stop to so easy to know when to get off. We only paid... More
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