Wieliczka is a „must-see” place when You visit Cracow. This UNESCO-listed salt mine has underground church, chapels and music hall. Salt was extracted here from XIIIth century. During the tour You will also attend Cracow city tour and have an opportunity to see Lady with Ermine painting masterpiece.
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Arrival at Cracow’s Balice airport. Transfer from the airport to the hotel. Leisure time for the rest of the evening after check-in.
After breakfast: sightseeing Cracow during audio-guided hop-on/hop-off bus tour. On the way: Market Square, Barbican gate, Old Town with Jagiellonian University, Wawel castle with Dragon’s den, medieval Jewish Kazimierz district. Optional, free entrances to Jewish Museum “Galicja” (Podgórze district), The Glass and Ceramics center, National Museum (da Vinci’s painting) (all attractions on bus way).
Optional, free gondola cruise on Vistula river.
Free time after the tour.
After breakfast: guided tour in English to Wieliczka Salt mines. Wieliczka’s magnificent corridors were cut out in rock salt, which was extracted here from XIII-th century. The tour starts in a bus pick-up point in Cracow city center. On Wieliczka’s 3 kilometers long route our guests will visit multiple chambers, with underground Chapel of st. Clara and unique statues sculpted in salt and spend some time on the bank of underground lake during light and music spectacle. The second part of the route leads to underground Cracow Saltworks Museum. As Wieliczka corridors lead up to 135 meters underground, final stage of the visit is 1.5 minutes journey to the surface in an original, miner’s lift. Then the guests will be taken back to the center of Cracow by bus.
After the tour: free afternoon.
Breakfast and check-out. Free time in the afternoon. Transfer to Balice airport.
Cracow Old Town with st. Mary’s church, Cloth Hall, Town Hall tower
Medieval Kazimierz district
National Museum with Leonardo da Vinci painting
Wieliczka salt mine
Transfer airport – hotel, hotel – airport
3 BB in 3* hotel (1/2 twin room)
city bus tour (hop on/hop off, valid 24 hours), with entrances to 2 museums and free gondola cruise.
entrance to National Gallery (Leonardo da Vinci painting)
Wieliczka salt mine guided tour (with bus transport there and back)
Any items other than mentioned in our itinerary