Visit the world-famed salt mines. Active for 700 years, now one of thehighlights for all travelers. It’s an interesting journey below ground, through seemingly endless caverns and sculptures made of salt. Walk through the old mine shafts and tunnels, an underground lake and excavated chapels. Enjoy the view of statues, scenes from Polish folklore and a stunning Kinga’s chapel. All carved from Salt. The Mines is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Walking distance in the mines: ca. 2 kilometers (1.2 miles)
Temperature in the mines: 16 degrees C i.e. 60 F. (all year round)