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Sala Silvergruva

Dr. Christinas Vag, Sala 733 36, Sweden
+46 224 67 72 60
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An interesting piece of Swedish cultural history

I went on the "gruvdrängen" tour with my girlfriend and it was excellent. You got to explore down... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mikael H
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Lund, Sweden
via mobile
A mysterious 4-hour trip to the quiet deep dark cold world!!

A surprise trip together with my boyfriend. Even though I was told to bring warm clothes and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fei1308
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Uppsala, Sweden
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went on the "gruvdrängen" tour with my girlfriend and it was excellent. You got to explore down to 60m below surface. It got really cold, so bring clothes enough to enjoy 2h under ground. The guide was knowledgeable and knew a lot of interesting...More

Thank Mikael H
Reviewed 5 days ago

A surprise trip together with my boyfriend. Even though I was told to bring warm clothes and water-proff shoes, it was still not enough to prevent me from the cold after about two hours underground. The guide Ulla, very cute, patient, interesting and caring, whose...More

Thank Fei1308
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your great review! This is a perfect description of our 4-hour Great Mine Tour - and I couldn't have described it better myself. I am really happy to hear you had such a great experience with us and I agree with your references...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little tour and everyone was very friendly! We were the only English tourists at the end of the day so Eric gave us a private tour!!! Make sure you take a jacket!!!More

Thank Sarahbailey7717
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your nice review! It makes me happy to hear you were taken good care of. And how nice to hear about your great experience underground in the mine. And I agree: it is cold underground. The 155-meter (500-feet) level especially with its +2...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very interesting and special place. Lots of interesting things to see and get told about how they did work. educational.More

Thank erikder
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review! I am happy to hear you found the Sala Silvermine and its surroundings interesting. At the moment we have around 25 tour and activity starts a day. Both underground and above ground in the mining area. Hope we meet again soon....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During its heyday, Sala Silver Mine was counted as one of the world's five largest silver deposits. Here you will find mountain halls, mines in very well-preserved mining environments.Guides tell you about a impreeing industrial history. In the area there are craftsmen, shops and an...More

Thank Phayao13
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for this fine review! And thanks for the great description of the Sala Silvermine. I couldn't have written it better myself! The World's Deepest Suite might be experienced as somewhat costly, but we also have to remember that the price includes a nights stay...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Myself and my wife visited Sala Silvermines when we were in Sweden in August 2016. We were met by a local guide, Caroline, that was going to take us down, 60 m, in to the mines. Caroline was very knowledgeable on the subject and spoke...More

Thank The_Frojdian_Empire
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! I am really glad to hear of your great experience in the Sala Silvermine. The perspectives underground in the mine are interesting, such as distance, volume and size. Often it can be quite hard to get a...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I went to the mine and took the Great Mining Tour, the longest one of the three available options which covers the levels at 60 meters and 155 meters deep and lasts for three hours. The mine ir really impressive and the guide was very...More

Thank Eder C
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thanks for your great review, Eder! I am happy to hear you had a great experience in the mine. The Great Mine Tour is a good option when you want to know and see the most of the Sala Silvermine. The guides really love what...More

Reviewed 27 January 2017

Ever wanted to stroll around 150 meters below ground in a silvermine which dates back to the middleages ? If the answer is yes, this is the place to go. This is not for those who find it scary to be underground in narrow spaces,...More

Thank JonasA
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Dear Jonas, thanks for your great review of your visit at the Sala Silvermine! You are probalby right about the underground environment: it can sometimes be scary for some people. Luckily for them we have much to offer above ground, as well. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We had an extraordinary experience at the mine, 155m down. The tour was excellent and the tour guide exceptional. The feeling that you get is magical down there and the scene is really cinematic. Highly recommended!!!More

Thank Vassilis V
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

Dear Vassilis, thanks for this great review! I am happy to hear you enjoyed your visit in the mine The tour guides with us really like what they do and they have a special place in their hearts reserved for the mine, which is something...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend took me to visit at a very quiet time of year. We were lucky enough to be in a group of only five with our attentive tour guide. He was more than happy to translate to English also. Superb singing voice that echoed...More

Thank KJaxx133
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

Thanks so much for this great review! I'm glad to hear you had a wonderful underground experience in the Sala Silvermine. The winter season is not as busy as the busy summer season. But we are also happy to note that there is an increasing...More

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