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Reviewed 2 days ago

Came here as part of a tour round the island. It's an interesting and spectacular landscape. Some great photo opportunities especially coming out of the tunnel. Need to bring swim wear and towel to fully appreciate it and spend an hour or more, we had...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank steve p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bit of a one off unless you've had the opportunity to go to the Dead Sea (I havent). Good to experience something different. we did it as part of a multi-stop half day trip through TUI which gave us enough time there. €1 to use...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank JColders
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place to visit, we booked this through TUI at our hotel and I’m glad we did. Transfers where all sorted and bang on time. When we arrived, two guides took us through the tunnel and down to the ‘shack’ (a bit more...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank CraigMGriff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s a long walk down hill to get to the salt baths, walking into it was hard on your feel it’s very stony, if you have any cuts it stings and if it gets in your eyes you need a bottle of water with you...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

This place has shaped the history of Sal so it is a must see. Next to the historic value of the place it's also a very nice experience to float on salt water which is 25 times more salt then the ocean. Ladies, be sure...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

Went there earlier this week. Interested to find out about salt industry and it’s decline in the 1960s. Excellent explanation from the guide. Getting in the salt lake was an experience not to be missed so easy to float! Shower was needed afterwards as the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

We(a party of 16) visited the salt lakes with the Tui trip Postcards of Sal and got the opportunity to swim in the salt lake. When we got out our skin felt lovely. The amount of salt in the lake means you float. It was...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Tracey E
Reviewed October 7, 2019

We wnet to the salt Mines as part of the island Tour we were on. Firstly you will need 5 Euros per person to enter. take spare clothing with you as there is a shower and changing and toilets room down in the mine, The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank SteveK965
Reviewed October 5, 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful experience never been able to float, but here you can, only two places in the world you can the other being the dead sea

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 3, 2019 via mobile

Well facilitated. There are showers changing rooms and you can buy something to drink. It is a short walk from the entrace to the bads

Date of experience: October 2019
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December 12, 2018|
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Response from Crazycatsx3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, in addition to floating in the salt water, there is an area to the right where there is mud. You can slather it all over yourself and let it dry. We had a group and took some fun pictures with mud on our faces like... More
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There is a gent who runs tours on Facebook called David Morais from Cape Verde. Send him a message on there and he will help. He's a great guy!
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