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Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow
"The tours starts on the Matejko Square situated in Krakow's Old Town. The Journey by bus is expected to last between 35 and 45 minutes (depending on the traffic). The Group will be accompanied by an English speaking tour leader that provides basic inform grab drinks or snacks) the group assembles again and prepares to commence the visit with the professional guide.At the beginning the group has to descend 380 stairs down to the first level of the mine. And then the real fun starts. The guide provides informations about the excavation sites and objects of the 25 kilometres (18 miles) long tourist rout. There are more stairs on the tour. Together with the first staircase there are 820 steps but only 12 up. After just under two hours underground tourists also have a short break in the underground commercial area where you can obtain some unique salt souvenirs. Afterwards the group assembles again in the meeting point and accompanied by t and gets back to the Matejko Square in Krakow."
From EUR33.00
 
Salt Mine Guides Tour in Wieliczka - Krakow
"Your trip to the Wieliczka Salt Mine will begin in the city centre or at your hotel in Krakow. Wieliczka is only a short distance 10km away from Kraków.After a 30 minutes’ drive you will be there to begin your 2.5-hour wonder through the network of underground tunnels and labyrinths.You’ll have to take approximately 360 steps down to the mine. Down in the mine there is legends and many interesting facts about the mine.""""The salt mine in Wieliczka is famous for being Europe’s oldest salt mine which has been operating for at least 700 years. Wieliczka’s salt mine is a unique tourist attraction and is on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List (listed among the twelve top sites). Get lost with wonder as you make your way through the labyrinth of tunnels
From EUR40.00
 
Auschwitz- Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine in One Day
"Oświęcim is a town located some 50 kilometers west of Krakow in turn known as a place of martyrdom suffering and death of millions of lives it's a grim witness to history. The concentration camp Auschwitz - Birkenau also a UNESCO World Heritage Site is one of the most popular place in the vicinity of Krakow.Wieliczka is one of the most beautiful places in close proximity to the city. The famous UNESCO World Heritage Site
From EUR65.00

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From Krakow

.Wieliczka Salt Mine is situated in city of Wieliczka, nowadays practically on the outskirts of Krakow, about 10 kilometres (6 miles) southeast of Krakow's center. You can get to the mine:- by a car,...
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matcrazy1
Apr 04, 2011

From Krakow by a taxi

.I recommend you to get to Wieliczka from Krakow by a taxi. It's cheap, fast (ca 20 min. from Krakow's downtown, up to 30-40 min. during ruch hours) and the most comfortable to get there.I'm sure that...
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matcrazy1
Apr 04, 2011

Microbuses from and to Krakow

I have used microbuses to and back Krakow-Wieliczka. It was very fast and quite inexpensive trip. I think, the most microbuses come from Krakow bus station and later stop at some place on the way to...
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Raimix
Oct 26, 2006

Minibuses

The best way to get to Wieliczka from Krakow is the minibus. You´ll be there in half an hour.I don´t remember where they depart from, but people in hotels/hostels will certainly be able to help you...
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ThiagoRamos
Aug 16, 2006

The Map...

The map to Wieliczka & how to get there ! The bus will stop you at a junction leading to The Salt Mine.Ask people for a better direction.Also, you will get your bus back to Krakow from the same...
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coceng
Apr 29, 2004

Reaching Wieliczka...

The best way to reach Wieliczka is by bus, if you have your own car it is preferable. The Lux-Bus from Krakow are departed frequently all day long to Wieliczka. The bus will let you of nearby the...
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coceng
Apr 29, 2004
 
 
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From Krakow by a minibus

.The Mine is accessible from Krakow Main Railway Station (Dworzec Glowny) by cheap LUX-BUS and CONTRA minibuses.They go everyday every 5 min. to late evening hours. Their next stops in Krakow are...
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matcrazy1
Dec 29, 2002

From Krakow by a bus

.You can get to Wieliczka by a scheduled bus No 204 but it starts not in the downtown, it goes from... Borek Falecki. So you have to get to Borek Falecki first (by another bus or by a tram).Ticket to...
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matcrazy1
Dec 29, 2002

Map of tourist route

.The Wieliczka Salt Mine, located in southern Poland near the city of Krakow consists of over 200 km of underground passages, connecting more than 2000 excavation chambers on 9 underground levels...
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Dec 28, 2002

Top Hotels in Wieliczka

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ul Zeromskiego 1, Wieliczka, 32-020, Poland
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ul Grottgera 27, Wieliczka, 32 020, Poland
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Top Things to Do in Wieliczka

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Wieliczka Salt Mine

A visit to the salt mine is a must, but beware that you will be climbing approx 800 stairs and be walking about 3 km in tunnels. Do not despair, I have a very bad knee and have done this three times...
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Wieliczka Salt Mine - St Kinga Chapel

This is truly an amazing sight, and for me (and I imagine most visitors) was the highlight of the tour. A huge chapel (over 50 metres long and 15 metres wide), carved out of salt over 100 metres...
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Wieliczka Salt Mine - Casimir the Great Chamber

. The Wieliczka Salt Mine is indebted to King of Poland Kazimierz Wielki (Casimir the Great 1310-1370) for very much. He edited first miner's law acts, gave much royal money for the mine and...
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Wieliczka Salt Mine - Holy Cross Chapel

Located at Upper Level II and 91.0 metres underground, the HOLY CROSS CHAPEL was created to dedicate the saving of the mine from a catastrophic leak in the mid 19th century. The altar is located in a...
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Wieliczka

The Wieliczka place is not only the place of salt mine, but also a beautiful small city to walk around. The places to visit here are nice small parks, a few old churches, some historical buildings...
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toonsarah

"A visit to a salt mine"
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"Amazing salt mine - Wieliczka"
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"700-year-old the Wieliczka Salt Mine"
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"The Wieliczka Salt Mine"
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"WIELICZKA SALT MINE"
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