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Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow, Guided Half-Day Tour with Private Transport provided by Krakow Tours by KrakowDirect

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Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow, Guided Half-Day Tour with Private Transport

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
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Updated 15/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Please note that masks are obligatory only in closed public areas such as museums, mines, shops, churches, public transport, etc.
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Updated 15/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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    Wieliczka Salt Mine
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    This tour to Wieliczka Salt Mine takes up to 4 hours. The offer includes door-to-door pick up and drop off, private Mercedes Benz van and friendly, English-speaking driver at your disposal. The tour starts with direct pick-up from your hotel. The driver takes you directly to the landmarks, so you do not waste time on picking up other passengers. The first destination is Wieliczka Salt Mine with one-way drive around 30 minutes long. This offer covers entrance fees and a guided tour in the Salt Mine. A standard guided tour in Wieliczka Salt Mine takes round 2.5 hours, during which you marvel at this underground complex and discover its secrets
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Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Wi - Fi access
  • Insurance
  • Entry/Admission - Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Permission to take a photos
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Temperatures in Wieliczka Salt Mine are around 15ºC.
  • At the entrance, visitors descent 400 steps down and the whole tourist route features over 800 stairs.
  • It should be taken into account, that very narrow paths occur in the Salt Mine that can seem claustrophobic. There is no possibility to shorten your visit and turn back.
  • Your hand luggage should be in a reasonable size and your larger luggage should be left in the car.
  • Taking photos and filming is possible only after purchasing additional pass.
  • There are no restrictions regarding the age of children, but they should be either capable of walking unassisted or carried in baby slings or baby carriers, baby pushchairs are not allowed underground.
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Kevin L wrote a review Mar 2020
Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom183 contributions36 helpful votes
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We had a great young girl has our guide, she was very knowledgeable about the mine. There are lots of steps to go down to start the tour but a lift brings you back up. But is very cramped but good.. it’s amazing down there in the big halls. Coffee shop and toilets half way round
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Julia W wrote a review Dec 2019
Ingatestone, United Kingdom16 contributions4 helpful votes
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We used Kraków Direct for all our activities during a 4 day visit to the city. This was a definite highlight! Picked up promptly from our hotel by a very polite driver in an immaculate Mercedes mini bus. The salt mines are incredible and a real must if you are staying in the
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Paul Harkness wrote a review Sep 2019
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom2 contributions
Brilliant tour, we had Michael as our driver, who not only was very funny with he's jokes about America embassy (McDonald's) but was also very informative and pointed out places and sights of interest. The mine is great be prepared for a lot of steps and walking but its all
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Craig D wrote a review Sep 2019
Chico, California2 contributions
The tour was good, and the atmosphere in the mine was pleasant. It wasn’t too cold or hot. Our driver was timely and very courteous.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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tartnjohn wrote a review Aug 2019
Olney, United Kingdom1,764 contribution376 helpful votes
We booked the salt mine tour via Krakow Direct. Driver turned up on the stated time and although we were picking up from hotels etc., this was done quickly and we were soon en route to the tour. The underground part was carried out by tour guides from the mine and I will
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Must do when in Krakow
Easy to book through the hotel (would have pre-booked but as we did not know whether our break to Krakow would go a
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They left me
Salt mine tour was fantastic but for Auschwitz tour the next day the driver never showed up, called or text me to m
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Very good tour but upsetting
Driver picked us up at the hotel as agreed. Arrived at Auschwitz waited for our time slot and went through a large
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Great service using them again
Pick up at the airport was very good . The driver introduced himself , explained about the COVID requirement . Took
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perfect privat tour during Corona
We booked a privat tour for 7 adults in German language. pick-up, transfer were in time. the best was the guide at
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Definitely a day not to miss
We specifically booked our holiday in Krakow so that we could visit Auschwitz and we were all glad we did. Krakow d
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Excellent.
Excellent service from start to finish. Used this company for airport transfer, private tour around Krakow & privat
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Excellent service, Both Arrival and Return . Very clean cars with helpful drivers along with competitive price. Wil
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Private transfer to Auschwitz Birkenau
Excellent! Friendly and knowledgeable driver with a comfortable and well equipped vehicle, with a DVD player that
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Brilliant service!
Enjoyed every moment of our tour! The driver was amazing at explaining and providing a brilliant service to us. He
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esch
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Easy transfer between airport and hotel and visa versa
The driver picked us up at the terminal/hotel and spoke very good English. The cars were very clean.
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An impressive day to remember
We were picked up at the hotel and driven the entire day to Auschwitz and the Salt Mine near Krakow. The car was ve
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Well organised!
Krakow Direct were brilliant in organizing this at such short notice and I thoroughly recommend this company for an
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If you go to Krakow you have to go here.
This place is fantastic, you won't believe the size of the place. The selling point is that you might go down x hun
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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