20 years ago, the exploitation of the salt deposit in the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine ended. On the 30th of June 1996, the mine in Wieliczka officially closed the industrial part of its history.
The Małopolska region was visited by the members of the Vatican Commission. They visited the places that will host the participants of the World Youth Days in the upcoming weeks. The delegates also visited the historic “Wieliczka” Salt Mine. The Vatican delegates were accompanied by His Eminence Cardinal Stanisław Dziwisz and Bishop Damian Muskus.
On the 14th of April, the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine and the Krakow Saltworks Museum jointly inaugurated the 2016 tourist season. In the Erazm Barącz chamber, the logo for this year’s World Youth Day was presented.
Powerful, dangerous and fierce –we know these parts of their personalities from the boxing rings. Éric Molina and Eric Fields, two title-winning American boxers, command respect. Don’t ever mess with them... Just take them to the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine instead. On Easter Monday, the athletes visited the Tourist Route.
A delegation of senators from the US visited the Salt Mine in Wieliczka. The guests were welcomed by Damian Konieczny, President of the Board of the "Wieliczka" Salt Mine Tourist Route Sp. z o. o. and Marian Leśny, a member of the Board.
The cosy Grand Sal Hotel can be found surrounded by the greenery of the park in the close vicinity of the Daniłowicz Shaft. This July, thanks to the expansion works, which will wrap up soon, the guests and visitors will have additional rooms and a new conference room at their disposal.
Would you like to spend your time in an unusual scenery and at the same time take care of your health? Visit the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine for an overnight stay in the therapeutic microclimate 135 meters underground.