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Wieliczka Destination Guide

Touring Wieliczka in Poland

Wieliczka in the region of Lesser Poland Voivodeship with its 18,677 citizens is a city located in Poland - some 160 mi or ( 258 km ) South of Warsaw , the country's capital city .

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Time in Wieliczka is now 03:58 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Warsaw " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Cluj-Napoca, Lviv, Wieliczka, Warsaw, and Sledziejowice. Being here already, consider visiting Cluj-Napoca . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Wieliczka ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Hi Ho! Hi Ho! It's Off to Work We Go Lindseyandpaul's photos around Wieliczka, Poland

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Niezwykly Świat - Polska - Wieliczka - Kopalnia soli

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Jedyna kopalnia na świecie czynna od średniowiecza i jeden z pierwszych zabytków wpisanych na listę UNESCO ..


The Wieliczka Salt Mine, Wieliczka

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Wieliczka, Lesser Poland, Poland, 2009-09-15; ビエリチカ岩塩坑, ポーランド・マウォポルスカ県ビエリチカ ..

Krakow & Auschwitz Misocutlet's photos around Auschwitz, Poland (southern poland)

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Interesting facts about this location

Wieliczka

Wieliczka is a town in southern Poland in the Kraków metropolitan area, and situated (since 1999) in Lesser Poland Voivodeship; previously, it was in Kraków Voivodeship (1975–1998). The town was founded in 1290 by Duke Premislas II of Poland. The city is twinned with Bergkamen, Germany.

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Located at 49.98 20.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: 1290 establishments, Cities and towns in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Spa towns in Poland, Wieliczka County

Wieliczka Salt Mine

The Wieliczka Salt Mine (Polish: Kopalnia soli Wieliczka), located in the town of Wieliczka in southern Poland, lies within the Kraków metropolitan area. The mine, built in the 13th century, produced table salt continuously until 2007, as one of the world's oldest salt mines still in operation. From its beginning and throughout its existence, the Royal mine was run by the Żupy krakowskie Salt Mines. Commercial mining was discontinued in 1996 due to low salt prices and mine flooding.

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Located at 49.98 20.06 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 13th-century establishments, 1996 disestablishments, Buildings and structures in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Industry museums in Poland, Mining museums, Museums in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Registered museums in Poland, Salt mines in Poland, Salt museums, Underground mines in Poland, Visitor attractions in Poland, Wieliczka County, World Heritage Sites in Poland

Czarnochowice

Czarnochowice is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Wieliczka, within Wieliczka County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 2 kilometres north of Wieliczka and 12 km south-east of the regional capital Kraków.

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Located at 50.00 20.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Villages in Wieliczka County

Grabówki, Lesser Poland Voivodeship

Grabówki is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Wieliczka, within Wieliczka County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 4 kilometres south-west of Wieliczka and 12 km south-east of the regional capital Kraków.

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Located at 49.97 20.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
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Kokotów

Kokotów is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Wieliczka, within Wieliczka County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. The village has a population of 1,367.

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Located at 50.01 20.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Wieliczka