Bochnia Salt Mine

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Recommended for children from the following age groups:
  • 3-7
  • 7-12
  • 12-16

Salt Mine in Bochnia is the oldest salt mine in Poland.

The tourist route leads through the most beautiful and interesting pits located at a depth of 176 and 223 m, where we see unique chambers, chapels decorated with sculptures and paintings as well as old tools and mining equipment.

The visitors can see the world's only underground multimedia exhibition, which is in a way a time travel. Tour ends in the Chamber Ważyn, where there is a playground, a 140 m long water slide, mini playground for children as well as a souvenir shop and a restaurant.

Walking takes place accompanied by a guide.

The temperature inside is 14-16 ° C, humidity 70%, so when planning the tour of the mine plan to stock up on warm clothing (especially for children), and full comfortable athletic shoes.

Bochnia Salt Mine

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ul. Campi 15, 32-700 Bochnia, Polska

Opening days and hours:

hour of mine tour meetings : 9:30, 12:00 and 15:30 on weekdays and from 10:15 every hour until 16:15 on weekends

Tickets adults:
January, February, March, November and December 28 PLN, in the rest of the year 38 PLN
Tickets children:
January, February, March, November and December 22 PLN, in the rest of the year 28 PLN

family passes available

Additional information:

- Family tickets from 70 PLN, depending on the month and the number of people

- There is a charge for the taking pictures of 5 PLN

- Guide in English, German or Russian 125 PLN


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Updated on

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

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