Krakow: Wawel Castle, Cathedral, Salt Mine, and Lunch
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Discover some of Poland’s most iconic landmarks on this day trip from Krakow. See, explore, and learn about the impressive Wawel Castle, Wawel Cathedral, and Wieliczka Salt Mine with an expert guide, then enjoy a traditional Polish lunch.
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Walk in the footsteps of Polish kings and queens at Wawel Castle
Explore the royal chambers and learn about the secrets of the Royal Family
Admire the impressive architecture at the historic Wawel Cathedral
Discover the underground wonders at the ancient Wieliczka Salt Mine
Enjoy a delicious Polish lunch and learn about local culture
Meet your guide in Krakow then set off on your full-day adventure. First head to the historic Wawel Castle and admire its impressive architecture while learning about the many royals who lived there. Wander through the castle’s chambers and discover the secrets of the Polish kings and queens who graced these halls.
Stop by Wawel Cathedral next, then enjoy a traditional Polish lunch to get a taste of local cuisine. After lunch, travel to Wieliczka, a small town home to an ancient salt mine that dates back over 700 years. Journey 340 meters below ground to reach the mine, then explore its array of halls and caves.
As you wander around this UNESCO-listed location, marvel at the fascinating carved interior and learn about the salt mine’s past. By the end of the day, you’ll have visited three of Poland’s most famous landmarks and learned about local history, culture, and way of life.
Entrance ticket to one permanent exhibition (State Rooms, Royal Private Apartments or Crown Treasury subject to availability)
Ticket to Wawel Cathedral
Ticket to Wieliczka Salt Mine
Transport from Krakow to Wieliczka and back
A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements.
The Wawel Cathedral is an active place of religious worship. During important religious, state or jubilee events or visits of important guests, admission to the cathedral, royal tombs or the bell tower may be suspended without announcing the reasons. In such a situation, the Organizer reserves the right to replace the entrance to the Cathedral with another one within the castle complex.
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund