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Turda salt mine & gorge and Rimetea Village (1 day, from Cluj) provided by Get a Cluj Tour

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Turda salt mine & gorge and Rimetea Village (1 day, from Cluj)

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Overview
Wander in an underground gleaming gallery that looks like something straight out of a Sci-Fi movie to discover an ancient Transylvanian chronicle carved in salt. Chill out in a charming little mountain village. Walk along a wild gorge and quest a fortified cave.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Salina Turda
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
8–9 hours
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Parking Fees
  • Entry tickets for Turda salt mine
  • Entry tickets for Turda Gorge
  • Entry/Admission - Salina Turda
  • Entry/Admission - Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
Exclusions
  • your meals & drinks
  • tickets for the amusement park inside the salt mine
  • your personal expenses
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Rachel wrote a review Nov 2019
11 contributions3 helpful votes
Our tour guide Geta picked us up from our hotel in Cluj and we were the only people who booked that day, so it was a private tour! Geta is a superb guide, very knowledgeable,personable and made us feel very welcome and comfortable. She was fully familiar with all the history of
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Geta c, Owner at Turda salt mine & gorge and Rimetea Village (1 day, from Cluj)
Responded Dec 17, 2019
Hello, We are delighted you enjoyed our guided tour from Cluj to Salina Turda, to the gorge and to Rimetea village! Thank you so much for your warm words, we appreciate it deeply! Kindest regards!
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Lauren wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
I did this tour with my friend back in July 2019. It was our first time in Cluj, Romania. The tour was ment to be for 8 or more people, but as my friend and I were the only ones who had booked on this particular day we had a tour with just the two of us and the guide, Joseph.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Geta c, Owner at Turda salt mine & gorge and Rimetea Village (1 day, from Cluj)
Responded Dec 17, 2019
Hello, Thank you for remembering us and leaving us a review after such a long time! We are so glad that you liked our guided tour from Cluj to Turda's salt mine and gorge and to the idyllic village of Rimetea! We would be more than happy to help you discover more of our country. In case one day you'll fancy coming back, take a look at Get a Cluj Tour's long tours. Kindest regards!
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Aldona Pytka wrote a review Oct 2019
San Jose, California9 contributions1 helpful vote
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We had an amazing time! Our guide, Geta was knowledgeable and friendly and just generally made this trip completely worth it. She picked us up exactly at 8:30 right outside of our hostel and we were on the road — our first stop was the Turda Salt Mines, which are absolutely
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Response from Geta c, Owner at Turda salt mine & gorge and Rimetea Village (1 day, from Cluj)
Responded Dec 17, 2019
Hello, Thank you so much for your detailed review! We are so happy you enjoyed our guided tour from Cluj to Turda's main attractions! It was nice to see you so eager to explore everything. Hopefully you'll remember Turda Gorge zip line for a long time. Best regards!
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Genevieve P wrote a review Sep 2019
Dublin, Ireland1 contribution1 helpful vote
I am so glad that I booked into this tour. Joseph was a brilliant guide. He knew everything there was to know about the mines, leaving me with no questions. The village and the ethnographic museum was lovely to see. I really enjoyed every little detail he told. The gorge was
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Response from Geta c, Owner at Turda salt mine & gorge and Rimetea Village (1 day, from Cluj)
Responded Dec 14, 2019
Hello Genevieve, We are delighted that you liked our guided tour from Cluj to Turda's salt mine and gorge! We really hope that the our guide's recommendations served you well during the rest of your trip through Transylvania. Thank you for your kind words! Best regards!
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Niko H wrote a review Sep 2019
Bournemouth, United Kingdom2 contributions2 helpful votes
The Turda salt mine, gorge and Rimetea village were excellent places to visit, with the gorge and salt mine being particular highlights! But better yet was our tour guide, Joseph. Few people are as well read, pleasant, friendly and knowledgeable as he was, and without a doubt
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Response from Geta c, Owner at Turda salt mine & gorge and Rimetea Village (1 day, from Cluj)
Responded Dec 13, 2019
Hello, We are so happy that you liked our guided tour from Cluj to the main attractions around Turda! Thank you so much for your kind review! We wish you all the best!
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kateandmark
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Awesome
I did not know what to expect but this place is incredible. It’s huge, there is a big wheel inside and a boating la
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MysteryGuest70
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Wonderful sights, incredibly knowledgeable and cheerful guide!
This was a fantastic and informative tour! My friend and I booked it two days in advance and they were very accommo
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SophieeJ-2020
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Brilliant way to spend a few hours
We had a great time here as two adults. There’s a lake which is further down than the other attractions which you c
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maryrfinn
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Fabulous experience
We visited mid-week, it wasn’t too busy. It’s amazing to see and very large inside. You can take the lift the 13 fl
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carlamZ2920HZ
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Unique and definitely worth a visit
Unique and definitely worth a visit. It is difficult to put into words the uniqueness of this place, especially its
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mirkoc368
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Enjoyable and Educational
We were picked up promptly at our designated time. On our way to the salt mines Geta explained the different lifest
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TheOneAndOnlyCMC
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Great Day Learning About the History of Romania
I greatly appreciated this tour from Geta. From the beginning of the tour she was friendly, helpful and full of use
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debraryan1
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Turda Salinas Mine
Josef with Getaclujtour was the best tour guide I have ever had. He was incredibly knowledgeable about the history,
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OlgaJ8202
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Fascinating day in Carpathian Mountains
Day 2 (see my review on Day 1 - Cluj walking city tour) As yesterday, Joseph picked us up from our hotel and we hea
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OlgaJ8202
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More than just sightseeing
Get a Cluj Tour provided us a tour on just a 12 h notice, which we were truly happy about. Our guide Joseph is an e
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thecolordiet
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Really exceeded expectations!
I didn't know what to expect from the tour, mainly because I didn't think salt mines would be that interesting. Ye
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Cmrndl
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Best tour
Our guide Geta was amazing, she was extremely knowledgeable, not just about the mine but Romanian history in genera
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Marchje
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Greatest tour!
We had an absolutely amazing day! Especially the Alba Lulia is so worth the visit! Exellent guide with enormous kno
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M H
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Very friendly and knowledgeable guide!
I took a 1 day tour with Geta from Cluj. The tour was arranged very last minute, and she was very helpful in making
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OscarBH
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6 day tour
We are a group of 7 who traveled with Geta for 6 days and it was a great experience! Geta was very well organized a
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  • Duration: 8–9 hours
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