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This Incredible Salt Mine In Poland Will Take Your Breath Away.

Wieliczka is a simple town, but it’s hiding an incredible secret. This building serves as one of the main shafts down into the world famous salt mine.
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Once inside, it’s a long, long, long walk down.
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Eight hundred and ten steps, to be exact.
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Inside, the caverns can be vast and impressive…
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Or small and intimate. Sculptures dot some of the rooms — there are even chapels!
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This is St. Kinga’s Chapel, one of the most expansive in the whole mine.
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There’s even a lake!
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Considering that there are more than 2,000 chambers and hundreds of kilometers of passageways, it would take weeks to see the whole mine.
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It’s no wonder the beautiful salt city was named a UNESCO World Heritage site back in 1978.
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The mine remained active from the 13th century until the 21st. They produced table salt in it until 2007.
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