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Bavarian Mountains and Salt-Mines Tour from Salzburg

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    Your tour will begin at Mirabellplatz in central Salzburg, where you’ll join up with your guide and hop aboard your coach. Enjoy a scenic drive  through the Bavarian mountains before arriving in Obersalzberg.

    Then slip into miners’ attire and descend into the grottos on a slide! After a thrilling ride down, explore the underground world, learning about the mines' fascinating, 450-year-old history. Top off your adventure with a raft sail on the salt lake and a train ride.

    After ascending back to the surface of the earth, visit the charming town of Berchtesgaden to purchase a snack or plate of apple strudel. Your tour will conclude at its original departure point in Salzburg.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The process of mining salt was much different than I imagined. Thus learned a lot. Each stop was for an appropriate length of time. Never bored, time went quickly. No tour is like this. My only question, I was afraid to ask is, What is...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Lacrosse1969
    SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Panorama Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you very much for joining the sightseeing tour to the Salt Mine in Berchtesgaden and for taking the time to review your experience. We are glad that you left with positive memories and we would be happy to welcome you back someday. For specific...More

    Reviewed July 4, 2019

    We were a group of 12, ages 6 to 57. Everyone enjoyed the tour. Definitely a good rainy day activity. The tour went at a good pace and kept you moving...no time to be bored.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank jdicew
    Reviewed April 13, 2019

    We had a fantastic time on our tour of the salt mine. Me, my husband, son , daughter in law and grandchildren were enthralled. We got to enjoy a train ride, a couple of slides inside the mine , a light show and a boat...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Karla G
    SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Panorama Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

    Thank you very much for choosing our tour company and for your review. We are glad you and your family enjoyed the tour and hope we can welcome you again in the near future. Kind regards, Your Team from Salzburg Panorama Tours

    Reviewed February 4, 2019

    My wife and I have done many tours with Panorama over time. Each time we have been amazed by the 'Bespoke' nature of each tour, dictated by the seemingly endless supply of knowledgeable, charming, entertaining and helpful tour guides. This time we had the pleasure...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank Rayjec
    SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Panorama Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2019

    Thank you very much for joining our Original Sound of Music Tour® and for taking the time to review your experience. We are glad that you left with positive memories and we would be happy to welcome you back someday. Best regards, Your Team from...More

    Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

    Great option for an afternoon trip. Family trip. Loved the scenery on bus ride, all of us (girls of 8&10) enjoyed the salt mines. 2 Small train rides, 2 slides & 1 boat. All underground. End the tour with shopping time in Bavarian mountain village....More

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    Voyager46254311937
    July 14, 2019|
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    Response from Karla G | Reviewed this property |
    As I recall , it was not much more than 1 to 1 and 1/2 hours from Salzburg to the salt mine
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    Sharon G
    May 15, 2019|
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    Response from Karla G | Reviewed this property |
    The tours last around 80 minutes. Tours are continuous during the day. 9 am untill 5 pm. It is not possible to allow animals or wheelchairs. It is possible to get tickets online also.
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    Gail C
    December 8, 2018|
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    Response from Gail C |
    Thank you. The lake district sounds more like what we would like.
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