"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."
"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
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
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...
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...