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Salt Mine Hallein

Ramsaustrasse 3, Hallein 5422, Austria
+43 6132 2008511
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Ice Caves, Waterfalls, and Salt Mines Private Tour from Salzburg
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In Hallein, the oldest mine in the world open to visitors, everyone from the age of four up can take part in a treasure hunt – and follow the mysterious, ancient miners’ tunnels for many kilometres into the mystical mountain. The perfect day trip for families, groups or school classes.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“wooden slides” (37 reviews)
“train ride” (45 reviews)
“celtic village” (28 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Ramsaustrasse 3, Hallein 5422, Austria
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+43 6132 2008511
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"wooden slides"
in 37 reviews
"train ride"
in 45 reviews
"celtic village"
in 28 reviews
"underground lake"
in 22 reviews
"small train"
in 17 reviews
"german border"
in 7 reviews
"english subtitles"
in 7 reviews
"rainy day"
in 21 reviews
"great fun"
in 20 reviews
"interesting tour"
in 9 reviews
"silent night"
in 8 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 14 reviews
"salzburg area"
in 9 reviews
"boat trip"
in 8 reviews
"tour includes"
in 4 reviews
"whole family"
in 9 reviews
"walking shoes"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We love this place. It exceed our expectation. Very educational and fun. Apart from the slides and train ride was a surprise. The boat ride in Hallstatt was the most beautiful boat ride we ever taken . The view is amazing. We were there in...More

Thank Tung6362
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Reviewed 3 days ago

if you want to learn history for a salt mine this is the place for you the staff were superb with loads of knowledge just great

Thank debbiejs18
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Place was quite interesting. Learnt quite a fair bit. The slide was fun. Temp is a bit cold but still doable with t shirt and shorts, especially since they going issue a top and pants. For those considering doing salt mine and Tobbogan ride, I'll...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the biggest disappointment during our trip. Yes, we slid down to the mine. Yes, we had a boat and a train ride. However, the fun would be much bigger at any amusement park. We wanted to learn the history and the process, but...More

2  Thank Tanya S
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Love the slides and the whole experience, very dinamic and adventurous. Would like to get more info on the miners’ lifes though. Movies tried to be funny but unsuccessfully.

2  Thank Tina R
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

The trip was informative, educated, fun and well organised. Our guide spoke in German and English. I suggest that you buy an online ticket before visiting. Great fun for all the family. First you dress special uniform (labor clothing), than you go with a small...More

Thank Kristina Č
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Great little voyage trough historical Hallein and salt mine you don't want to miss! It's just near city of Hallein.

Thank Filozota
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

we stayed in a hotel next to the train station in Salzburg..to reach the mine we took a full package from OBB that included the entrance tickets to the mine,the train ticket from Salzburg city to Hallein and a bus ticket from the train station...More

Thank Fatema R
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

So we are glad we took this tour, but we were with a group of 30+ Asians who had a separate guide who verbally interpreted via microphone into their headsets, so she was talking the entire time our guide was talking, which made it difficult...More

Thank Jennifer R
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We came over from Munich for a day trip. For those doing the same, taking the train to Hallein is pretty straight forward. You would then need to take bus 41 which is right outside the bus station to your left. The bus station is...More

Thank Twoboys_w
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M_J_Iverson
16 January 2018|
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Response from Rob5555 | Reviewed this property |
The tour we took was in English.
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birdling
9 December 2016|
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Response from Frances V | Reviewed this property |
The one we did had both slides and boat ride. We travelled with our teens and they loved it!
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Johnson L
26 November 2015|
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Response from Scott R |
Line 41 runs from several points near Hallein. Get off at the Bad Durrenberg/Salzbergwerk stop on this line. That stop is directly across from mine ticket office and parking lot. From Salzberg take bus 170 (160 goes there... More
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