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Unirea Salt Mine

Slanic, Slanic 106200, Romania
+40 244 240 995
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Slanic, Slanic 106200, Romania
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+40 244 240 995
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"warm clothes"
in 6 reviews
"impressive place"
in 3 reviews
"unique experience"
in 2 reviews
"few hours"
in 2 reviews
"pool table"
in 2 reviews
"sports ground"
in 2 reviews
"amazing space"
in 2 reviews
"playground"
in 8 reviews
"minibus"
in 13 reviews
"breathing"
in 7 reviews
"elevator"
in 19 reviews
"tunnel"
in 6 reviews
"galleries"
in 4 reviews
"meters"
in 8 reviews
"humidity"
in 3 reviews
"bucharest"
in 11 reviews
"europe"
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is amazing. Visited with friends in June and its simply wow. When you have purchased your entrance tickets you board a mini bus. The start of the journey sees you enter a very small aperture in the side of the mountain where you...More

Thank Nick H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Slanic Prahova Salt mine is the second salt mine we've visited after Targu Ocna. The respiratory benefits and immunization that happen in this strange environment is what we've been looking for since a while. Kids enjoyed to max, nice activities down there. As an advice...More

Thank Florin M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Just the best place, you feel so tiny there, so peaceful and the shades of the mine are like they were painted by someone...

Thank Petia C
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The mine worked only about 40 years in 20th century, so it does not have a long history, but it deserves up to one day visit. It is located a bit less than 2 hours ride from Bucharest. The large salt mine halls are definitely...More

Thank Dan_sofia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove there by car all the way from Bucharest (a drive of an aprox hour an a half with stops). Arriving at the place we were also impreesed with how beutiful the town was (unfortunately we did not have enough time to stay and walk...More

Thank Liad H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You need loads of patience if you decide to embark on this "challenge". The salt mine is beautiful, i could even say breath-taking with the high ceilings and vast places, but the way it is being taken care of is really disappointing. Starting with the...More

Thank Ana I
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Salt kills bacteria and fungi so naturally a salt mine has the best and purest air you can find. Unfortunately this great salt mine (biggest in Europe maybe) is not very well managed. The elevator access is broken and for the last 3 years they...More

1  Thank Octav P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

there is this big room called unirea, with salt walls ,some naive drawings and sculptures,poor lighting,limited activity options,but worth a one time go if you have never been to a salt mine before.

Thank martha gloria p
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic place ..one of the few places I have been that got a wow as i walked in ..It really is impressive Kids playground statues carved out of salt and a great place for anyone with asthma or any other breathing problems ...a...More

Thank n3dsd
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

An amazing place, thoroughly recommend it. The entrance looks quite down-trodden, there is a shabby payment area and even shabbier rusty buses to take you down the windy tunnel to the entrance. Our guide told us that there used to be a lift down to...More

Thank Jamie S
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ashish m
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Oana C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, No is not true. The place is save.
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damedesu11 T
September 25, 2016|
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Response from Octav P | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I visited the salt mine when she was 6 month pregnant, no problems at all. But then again, back then the elevator was in service, not the stupid minibuses that defeat the purpose of the salt mine by their diesel... More
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