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Gradierwerk Bad Durkheim (Saline)

Weinstrasse Nord bis zur Salinenstrasse, Bad Durkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6322 935140
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Very interesting and worth a visit

This is quite a feature in the town and a strange sensation to walk around, and realise that by the... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2017
Princess B
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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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A short walk around but nonetheless very interesting and definitely worth a visit if in the area... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
Dominic S
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“salt works” (2 reviews)
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Weinstrasse Nord bis zur Salinenstrasse, Bad Durkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed June 20, 2017

This is quite a feature in the town and a strange sensation to walk around, and realise that by the time you have done so, you are "salty". A huge, impressive structure.

Thank Princess B
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

A short walk around but nonetheless very interesting and definitely worth a visit if in the area. Fairly cheap to get in

Thank Dominic S
Reviewed May 16, 2017

I ran a couple of times around the Gradierwerk and could clearly taste the salt. It was a windy day and probably I got even more from the healthy air. Unique experience! It is great to see the smaller scale models near the small river,...More

Thank Vandenbrouckeb
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Part of the local "cure park' this two story plus structure is built to add salt to the air for the purpose of helping with health issues. Neat structure and idea. Worth a walk around!

Thank Bear H
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Breathe in the salty air from the mineral waters as they dash over huge bundles of twigs...worth the relaxing wander along the 330m building.

1  Thank DorisandGeorge
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

On of the more unusual tourist attractions! It's an interesting way to spend one and a half euros. The peace on feels walking by the cascading droplets of water is quite strange. This attraction helps Bad Durkheim retain its unique feel. Been there, got the...More

2  Thank Validreview
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Installed at the entrance of town this interesting construction allow people to inhale the saline water while walking around. The original one burned a few years ago (it's all in wood) but it was rebuild as an exact copy.

Thank f_jolles
Reviewed October 9, 2016

While you go "inside" the salt-works to pay your admission and access the stairs to go up, once you are upstairs, you go back outside to walk along the balcony that goes around the entire building. The structure of the walls of the building where...More

Thank BlueTravels
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

I'd never heard of this before although I've seen the building and wondered what it was. It was a nice way to spend an hour or so wandering around the most unusual structure. I could definitely feel that my sinuses were clearer by the time...More

Thank Vanessa P
Reviewed August 17, 2016

This is truly a special building. Take your time to study how this spectacular structure could influence your health. Breath in the air with the minerals that should have a good effect on your health, and simply enjoy the great view on the Weinstrasse.

Thank Vandenbrouckeb
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