Plan your visit

PRACTICAL INFO

Tickets
The ticket to the Salt Mine is a combined admission voucher including the fee for two excursions: on the Tourist and the Museum Trails.
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LANGUAGES
The visitors to the underground spaces guided in Polish wait not longer than one hour after purchasing their tickets.
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DURATION
Estimated time of sightseeing on the Tourist Trail (20 chambers, 2 km of galleries) and the Museum Trail (17 chambers, 1.5 km of galleries): 3 hours.
toilets
The toilets are located on ground near the shaft and underground after about 40 and 90 minutes of sightseeing on the Tourist Route and in two points on the Museum Route.
YOUR GUIDE
The Tourist and Museum Routes are visited with assistance provided by a qualified guide.
MEALS
Visitors taking a break between sightseeing on the Tourist Trail and the Museum Trail are invited to relax in the renowned Miner Tavern. The menu suits diversified palates.
WI-FI
Free access to WiFi and connection to GSM networks can be used in selected areas of the Mine.
TAKING PHOTOGRAPHS
Photographs can be taken on the Museum Trail without using flash units. A special permit for PLN 10 must be bought to take photographs on the Tourist Trail.
DISABLED PEOPLE
A stretch of the Tourist Route and the entire Museum Route are adapted to the needs of people using wheelchairs.
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CAR PARK
There are numerous car parks in Wieliczka near the Mine The largest car park is located at the terminal station of town railway.
ANIMALS
Animals are not admitted to the Mine. There is no space to leave an animal for the time of sightseeing.
SMOKING
A total ban on smoking tobacco and using sources of light, including flashlights (torches) is imposed in the Salt Mine.
TEMPERATURE
The temperature ranges from +14 to +16 degrees Celsius all year round. Warm clothing is recommended especially in the summer.
LUGGAGE
A storage room where to leave your luggage is located at the information point. One piece of hand luggage not larger than 35cm x 20cm x 20cm can be taken to the excursion.
CLOTHING
Good walking shoes and warm clothing will make your tour through the mine spaces comfortable.
PAYMENTS
We accept payment cards of American Express, VISA, Mastercard, VISA Electron and Maestro. An ATM and bureau de change are also available in the Daniłowicz Shaft