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Berchtesgaden Salt Mines

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Address: Bergwerkstrasse 83, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8652 60020
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It's important not to say too much about this experience as it will spoil it.. I first did this underground trip in 1969.. it's changed a little but the latest trip was just... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's important not to say too much about this experience as it will spoil it.. I first did this underground trip in 1969.. it's changed a little but the latest trip was just nostalgia.. my 15 year old son thought it was great fun and quite a spectacular opportunity.. If you're in the area, you must take a trip, really..

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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very interesting excursion, we were with 2 children (6 and 12). You will not only get the information on the history of the salt mine and the production process now and in the past, you will also travel with the small mine train (twice), ride a roller coaster (twice), travel with the ferry through the salt lake and ascend with... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed going thru the salt mine. Very interesting. Doing this gives you more perspective of the history of the region. Absolutely loved the slides! Did not want to do it, but when the five year olds slide down, you put your 60 year old fanny on the slide and scream all the way down. What a hoot!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a real fun experience, the underground tunneling is mysterious, the salt caves with slides is thrilling,the mirror lake is fascinating, the multi screen show on the history n science of salt is educational, last but not least, the gift shop made this a total awesome family experience!

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Ballito, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Being shuttled tthrough the maze of underground tunnels, sliding down the miners' slides and gliding across a lake of brine were all part of the experience of learning more about the extraction of salt from the mountains in this area. The tour guide conducts the tour in German but there is an English audio guide. One criticism is that it... More 

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Thank Loren T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've visited Berchtesgaden twice over the last two years and visited the salt mine on both visits. Very unique experience traveling down a mining cart deep into the mountain. They've done an excellent job of putting together a fun and informative presentation that explains the history and process of the mine but is also beautiful. This is a must see... More 

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Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Favorite part of our trip for the kids. They really enjoyed riding the trail into the salt mine, going down the slide to the lower levels, and riding the boat across the mirror lake. Also, very informational. Highly recommend this tour if you'll be in the area. It is very close to Salzburg, which is where we stayed. I recommend... More 

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Llangollen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we were taken to the mine by panoramic tours the driver/guide was excellent and really looked after us the enjoyment of the mine visit was ruined by a coach of extremely loud, rude, inconsiderate men from I think Egypt as one of the other members of our party recognised the language. They barged past everyone did not listen to the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked on to the 2pm tour....arrived 10mins early as they request....you enter and get given protective overalls to put over your clothing....then we ended up waiting another 35 minutes to get on to the actual tour. Once on the tour it is a bit of fun riding on the train...sliding down a couple of slides was fun.....onto a boat across... More 

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Herzogenaurach, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was one of excited place, getting the insight to get the salt in the cave and having a fun with some attractions.

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