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Berchtesgaden Salt Mines

Bergwerkstrasse 83, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 60020
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Bavarian Mountains and Salt-Mines Tour from Salzburg
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Private Day Tour to Schönau am Königssee and Berchtesgaden
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Salzburg Super Saver: Bavarian Mountains including Eagle's Nest and Salt Mines
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (91 reviews)
“great fun” (58 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Bergwerkstrasse 83, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8652 60020
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice way of presentation. We got the audio guide which they provide many languages include Thai. the salt pool is gorgeous and everyone should try the wooden slide in the mine, it's very fun, even my aunt and uncle love it (they're 60+ years...More

Thank XiaoZhenZhu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The salt mines are an integral part of Salzburg when salt was highly valued. The transportation is by way of a miniature sized train through approximately 600m into an established unused shaft. A tour guide is attached to the group who explains each section asking...More

Thank GAHT1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early, around 9 AM, or the lines will get long. The tour goes deep into the hillside/mountain, and seemed to take about an hour, maybe more. You ride in on a tram, then walk, go down 2 wooden slides, ride a slow moving...More

Thank steve s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our grandkids here along with their father and mother. We took their father here about 35 years ago, so it was a great nostalgic visit. They have you change into miners' "worksuits" which make for good pictures, but I tried not to think how...More

Thank johnmM754OI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting tour , worth a visit, the slides inside the mine was fun, and the train ride good. Guides friendly

Thank lester5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

*) We did it as a part of Tour S2 - Super Saver - Full day Tour Bavarian Alps tour from Panorama Tours *) The guided tour underground takes about 1 hour. Please plan about 1,5 to 2 hours including buying your ticket, getting changed,...More

Thank PurnimaJain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had some time and had never been in a salt mine, so decided to go here. The information was interesting - I never knew anything about mining salt. Could have learned all of it on Wikipedia I'm sure, but it was fun to do...More

Thank astaplet82
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely loved it, 2 adults, 2 children. From the train into the mine, the slides, the little boat ride. Kids were captivated. We had the English audio guide, which was really good. None of the audio clips were that long, so no losing interest. Photos...More

1  Thank princessofgenovia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour highlights most aspects of the salt mining still active at this mine. The rail car ride and the two slides are the highlights of the tour, in addition to the brief boat ride across the underground pond.

Thank WVJeff304
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First let me say that I enjoyed the tour. I wasn’t prepared for being issued coveralls, but I’m a team player. I have to wonder though, if I need coveralls because I’m going to get dirty, why do they just hang them up and reissue...More

1  Thank Tom F
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theonecookiee
17 October 2017|
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Response from Kristi_208 | Reviewed this property |
In my oponion, if you are already visiting a salt mine, I would not visit another one since you only have a day trip to Salzburg. We spent two days in Munich and stopped at this salt mine on the way to Salzburg where we... More
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Agika901
9 October 2017|
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Response from carloclimb | Reviewed this property |
in the visit you find two long slides that don't suit pregnancy; however they can be avoided using alternative paths. consequently, unless her doctor prevents it for specific reasons, I dare say pregnancy is not a problem... More
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keshav k
19 May 2017|
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Response from Brent O | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if public transportation goes that far . it is about an hour from Salzburg.
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