If you’re planning a holiday to Poland, then the historic town of Wieliczka is definitely worth a visit, especially if you’re going to be based in the south of the county. However, with other more famous locations to see, you might be wondering exactly what there is to see and do in this quieter town.
Before you decide to give it a miss in favour of other attractions, here are some of the top tourist hotspots that might entice you to visit Wieliczka.
Wieliczka Salt Mines
The Wieliczka salt mine tours are undoubtedly the town’s most visited attraction – and for good reason. It’s one of the world’s oldest salt mines that was used to procure table salt up until 2007 after it began operating in the 13th century. But if you’re imagining a dark tunnel and little light, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. The salt mines are