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Salina Praid - Salt Mine

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Address: Praid, Romania
Phone Number: 0040 266 240 200

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Very impressive and relaxing

Have visited there in June when the outside temperature was around 30 celsius. Inside (120 meters deep) it is steady 15.6 which created a soothing and relaxing environment. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Shlomo L
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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Have visited there in June when the outside temperature was around 30 celsius. Inside (120 meters deep) it is steady 15.6 which created a soothing and relaxing environment. The cave and the passages are huge and the ceiling is very high. The place is equipped with many sport attractions for children who come there for respiratory problems healing. Worth spending... More 

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

From the outside, things looked disorganized and not very well cared for. But when we went inside the salt-mine we were impressed. There are many things to do there: a large adventure park for both kids and adults, playground for kids, restaurant and caffe, organized gymnastics classes some small shops. The salt-mine itself is impressive. Worth a visit

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Constanta, Constanta, Romania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

WONDERFULL ! Enjoy 1-3 h and visit salt mine ! No expensive , , free wi-fi inside , huge underground space , salt mine history , great place for hids , nice restaurant inside the mine ,

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Bucharest, Romania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

My son almost had a cold when we got there and in 3 days he is all better now. It is our first time for us to experience this kind of quick recovery. You can eat there and play , it keeps you busy for a long time. You only need money:-)

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Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Wonderfull location. Amazed at what U find underground. When I was told that we would visit a salt mine, I never imagined this.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

The salt mines of Romania are quite an unexpected experience. Salina Praid is somehow unique, enormous, relaxing... if you are not scared of underground places and of knowing there is only one way out. Overall, I like it more than all the other salt mines I have visited, even if it does not have all the neon lights other mines... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Its the 3rd time we go to Praid. Nice people and wonderfull place. If you go for medical reason, than at least 4 times 10 days each is recomended over a period of 2 years.

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Bucharest, Romania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

To get in, you'll take a bus. A bus that will go quite fast. I advise you to stay in the front so that you can enjoy the ride and the view through the windscreen. If you turn your head to the left or right you'll see there's no more than 50 cm between the bus and the tunnel wall!... More 

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Iasi, Romania
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67 reviews 67 reviews
56 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I was there on vacantion and I was impressed by the large size of the mine and how it is organized. The ticket cost 22 RON (about 5 euros) per person and transportation to the mine is done with a bus.

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Harghita
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

In winter it's a much more lively environment in the salt-mine underground than the village above. Families with a lot of children spend here more than 4 hours every day for about 12 days, curing their breathing deseases.

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Address: Address: Praid, Romania
Phone Number: 0040 266 240 200
Location: Europe  >  Romania  >  Transylvania  >  Central Romania  >  Harghita County  >  Praid

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