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Vagonetto-Fokis Mining Park Tours

51st Km Amfissa-Lamia, Amfissa 331 00, Greece
+30 2265 078819
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Very expensive

10€ for each for this? Sorry is not worth it... You spend 1.30 minutes to visit but take my word is... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
christosPashiardis
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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Great, interesting, organized, make sure you book your tour online before you go.

It’s strictly a guided tour that lasts for 90 minutes. Make sure you book your time before you go... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
Al M
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Apr 9, 2018
“Great, interesting, organized, make sure you book your tour online before you go.”
Nov 5, 2017
“Amazing! ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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51st Km Amfissa-Lamia, Amfissa 331 00, Greece
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+30 2265 078819
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

10€ for each for this? Sorry is not worth it... You spend 1.30 minutes to visit but take my word is not worth the money you spend. Also, they say is a non profit organization. Wonder were the money goes...

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

It’s strictly a guided tour that lasts for 90 minutes. Make sure you book your time before you go. The seats are limited.

Thank Al M
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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

A very interesting place! You will learn everything about geology and mining and then you will wear your helmet and you will visit a real mining lodge! A unique experience!

Thank manasta
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

A very well organized thematic mining park. you can see how the people lived during a period not long ago... wonderful documentary video, interactive digging and the mining experience with the vagonetto.... thumbs up

3  Thank PHILIPP O
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Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Great experience with lots of things to see! I was very impressed by the underground tour and how the aluminum finally has been produced. Excellent job!

2  Thank Romanos149
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Reviewed September 24, 2015

Fokis Mining Park–Vagonetto is a unique theme park, situated on the 51st km. of the Lamia-Amfissa National Road in Greece, between mountains Ghiona and Parnassos, within the broader area of S&B Industrial Minerals S.A. premises.

Thank kaloussa
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Reviewed June 20, 2015

If you visit the mining park alone or as a single family, it's better to make a call first so you can fit in a group and visit the mine. Otherwise, you'll have to wait or visit the mining museum first and then the mine...More

3  Thank JohnKgr
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Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is a highly educational activity: we don't have often the chance to visit industrial sites and to experience "how things are done". Here, as visitors we can learn what is bauxite and how bauxite is excavated. The visit has 3 activities: - just visit...More

4  Thank itsiliAthens
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Reviewed August 20, 2014

Mining Park–Vagonetto is a unique theme park,presents the operation areas of a mine, but also at informs, and educates people on the history of the exploitation of bauxite, and on the people who worked in mines, Parnassos Mountain is unique for its bauxite

3  Thank James O
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