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

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 today

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

Thank michaelhF3634CU
Reviewed today

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 today

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 today

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 yesterday 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 yesterday 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

Thank RaCaJo
Reviewed yesterday

My girlfriend and I independently visited the saltmines during our trip to Krakow, and i'd recommend anyone visiting Krakow considering going to the Saltmines to do the same. We bought bus tickets for a handful of Zloty from the main bus station, and were taken...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As you would expect from the things people say and it’s UNESCO status this place is incredible, seeing is definitely believing for me! Worth a trip, once in a lifetime for sure

Thank spuggy17
Reviewed yesterday

This is a must to visit lots of steps down but once there it was an awesome sight, You have a guide and a head set so lots of information , there is a lovely cafe/restaurant at the bottom serving lovely food highly recommend stopping...More

Thank Dianne R
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AshleighCW
October 12, 2018|
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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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