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Bustillos Street 1092, Potosi, Bolivia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say, what a great experience from the moment I walked into the office to the end of the tour. I would highly recommend the mine tour with Big Deal Tours, the customer service and information provided was excellent. Wilson was our tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Very informative mine tour. Run by actual ex-miners in a mine that is still actively being mined. ⚒⚒

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Pedro was our guide and he was excellent! Very passionate and humorous throughout. The mines and mining process are fascinating. Great value!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Amazing tour with Wilson today. He is engaging, entertaining and knowledgeable to listen to. Safety was at the forefront with all the correct gear being worn and not travelling too far into the mine. Really gives you an appreciation for how hard this type of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

I've never felt a tourist experience as real as this before. Breathtaking, sad and amazing at the same time: a true memory for life. I was taking around by Wilson, a great guide. As I was the only one not speaking Spanish (yup, my bad),...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

After reading many reviews of the Tours of Potosí Mines, Big Deal Tours stood out as the best to go with - we were not disappointed. Pedro was our guide and he is probably one of the funniest people we have ever met travelling. He...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ciara R
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Took a tour of the Potosi mine with Wilson, a local man who had worked in the mine himself for 25 years. He was absolutely hilarious, I was laughing the whole time. He had the inside scoop and was very knowledgeable. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jess N
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited the mines with Alberto. He was very funny and very informative. He explained a lot, and we felt safe exploring the mines.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

We were not sure if we should go on a tour or not. At the end we went and had a great time. Willson explained so much about the life as a miner. Also we met some miners that seemed really happy about the visit...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank akbott
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Make sure you do this tour of the mines if you’re in Potosí. Wilson, ex miner and our guide spoke perfect English and made the tour informative, funny and exciting! One of our group was claustrophobic but he put her entirely at ease and his...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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