Berchtesgaden salt mines tour from Salzburg
- Learn about the ancient salt mining history with your local guide
- Ride down original miner slides
- Experience a raft tour across a salt lake
Ideal for all ages, this tour will show you the value of "white gold" in an adventure deep into the salt mines! Ride the miner's train, slip down the miner's slide or travel across a salt lake on a raft!
Beginning in Salzburg, you will pass by the Hellbrunn Palace area on your way to the salt mines. Before entering the mine, you are provided with protective clothing that makes you look like an authentic miner. Then you travel on a former miner's train into the heart of the mountain.
Once inside this remarkable underground world, your knowledgeable and local guide will amaze you with tales of the ancient salt mining history, its uses and the transportation methods. Further into the cave you enjoy a ride down original miner slides – great fun for all ages.
Later enjoy another astonishing experience with a raft across a salt lake. Finally after touring these enchanting underground labyrinths you will return to the outside world on the same train. This unique underground world is fun and interesting for all ages and an experience not to be missed.
- Entrance to salt mines
- Bus tour
- Live tour guide in English or German
- Gratuities (optioinal)
- Infants aged (0-3): Free
- Children aged (4-12): Reduced
Mirabellplatz 2, 5020 Salzburg
Meet your tour at Mirabellplatz 2, next to Mirabell Gardens and Mozarteum University.
- Daily at 8.30am and 1.45pm
- Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the tours start time
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