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Wieliczka Salt Mine

Wieliczka Salt Mine

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 1 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 20 people
Destination(s): Poland  
Specialty Categories: Caving  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 37 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 120 US Dollar (USD)

Legend has it that the salt mines in Wieliczka were part of the dowry of the Hungarian princess, Kinga, when she wed Boleslaw the Shy over 700 years ago, making the Wieliczka Salt Mine one of the oldest in all of Europe. Over the centuries, devout, and superstitious, miners have carved fabulous figures, monuments and altarpieces out of its salt walls, These amazing works of art, in addition to the mine's historical importance, have earned the Wieliczka Salt Mine a place on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list. Our route through the mine leads you through galleries and chambers on three levels, from 64 to 135 members below the ground, including the unique and richly ornamented Chapel of the Blessed Kinga. The route is 2.5 km long and you have to walk down 400 steps.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Option A: It includes guided tour at the mine, entry ticket, coach transport, and VAT. (US$ 40)

Option B: It includes transport with a car, private driver, guided tour at the mine, VAT. (US$ 120 (single) – 37 (groups of 8 and more people)

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