The charming courtyard of the Saltworks Castle can be visited daily free of charge from 9:00 until dusk. Entrances are located at Zamkowa Street and the John Paul II lane. The courtyard is equipped with benches and also with deckchairs in the summer season. Its tourist attractions include the medieval defensive tower, the oldest mine shaft in Wieliczka and the walls of saltworks kitchen. The courtyard is a 4-minute walk from the Salt Mine.