If you are a person using a wheelchair it is the only possible way of visiting the Salt Mine. It is the largest underground temple in the world 54 m long and up to 12 m height. Wieliczka Salt Mine is the only mining facility in the world functioning continuously since the Middle Ages. We will pick you up straight from your hotel. After your visit to Auschwitz Birkenau our driver will take you to Wieliczka Salt Mine. John with a wonderful wooden equipment inside. I ensure they are supported financially by paying them a good wage.
Lunch cost is not included in the trip price. Allow about 2 hours for your visit. You can visit a many sites as you like in one day with no further charge. All these marvels at the depth of 135 meters below ground! These unique Polish landmarks draw attention of millions of visitors each year. After the tour, You will be taken up to the surface with a lift. If your accommodation is located in further districts of the city, we can arrange additional transport to get you to the closest pick up point.
When the water evaporates from the pool, the salt is left for collection. As always, our tours are original and free of overcrowded buses! All entrance fees are included. The chapel was constructed in the late 19 th century. Standard tourist route covers all highlights of Wieliczka Salt Mine and takes around 2-2. See the exhibitions and photos throughout the camp that show what the prisoners had to go through.
The Chapel of Saint Anthony was made in the 17 th century. Pay tribute to victims and survivors of the Holocaust on a guided English tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau former concentration camp, and then descend deep underground to explore the fascinating chambers and tunnels of the historic Wieliczka Salt Mine. There is no limitation regarding the age of visitors to Auschwitz Birkenau. Welcome to Sally's personal children's tour! We provide transportation from Krakow to Wieliczka and back. We provide modern, comfortable Mercedes Benz car and friendly English speaking driver. We offer door-to-door pick up and drop off, private, modern Mercedes Benz car and friendly, English speaking driver.
Lunch boxes are paid additionally. We guarantee high quality services that were recognised by thousands of satisfied customers as the best in Krakow. Learn about the history of the beginning of salt picking and see the authentic mining machines. Underground Admission and the Dark Ride shown below are accessible. Polish 14 th-century monarch, King Casimir the Great played an important role in the history of Wieliczka Salt Mine. Also, baby push chairs are not allowed in the salt mine. Please also note, that in Wieliczka Salt Mine temperatures are around 15ºC.
Visit Wieliczka Salt Mine with KrakowDirect If you wish to discover all of Wieliczka Salt Mine wonders in the most comfortable and hustle-free way possible, book Salt Mine tours from Krakow with KrakowDirect. Overalls and protective clothing are provided for most tours. We arrange several pick up points in the city centre. Private tours from Krakow KrakowDirect offers joint Auschwitz Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine day tour. Take a break before heading to the Wieliczka Salt Mine. In the late 17th century the medical care of the miners was held by the real Polish Dr.
Most interiors are religious in character, but they also simply astound with how nature and people had coexisted underground for many centuries. Plus, choose a departure time to suit your schedule. We will pick you up from every destination and help you get to every airport in Poland. Follow your guide through the numerous underground chambers and galleries to see amazing subterranean lakes and drifts. Taking photos and filming is possible only after purchasing additional pass. Please leave these items in your vehicle to avoid making a trip back out.
Guided tour in Auschwitz takes up to 2 hours. If you wish to just click the link above. All of our guides are locals with great personalities and they really know their stuff. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. We distinguish ourselves with high quality of service, we ensure security, confidentiality and comfort, all very important during long-distance travels. The project was never finished.