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The Salt Mine Nemocón with over 500 years of history underground is an attraction of Colombia in South America, imposing building at 80 meters deep. Mining tunnels descending the mountain bearing the visitors begin their journey through this amazing...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Calle 2 No. 0-05 | Parque de la Sal, Nemocon 251030, Colombia
The redirecting pools here are fantastic. The rest of the tour is so-so, and the science they're telling is definitely at the edge of being wrong in many cases.
The guide spoke English, which was nice.
It was a pain to get here from Bogota,...More
Went to Nemocon with a group of friends and we used the train touristico for getting there. The trip was well organized and comfortable . Same for the salt mine which gave safety instructions, had helmets and took good care of all visitors with its...More
Wow. This was really cool. All of it. The guide was amazing, although it was all in Spanish. He really knew his stuff. The visit was fun and not as taxing as you'd think. It was so interesting to learn about the history and visit...More
Amazing underground space. Booked a private tour but got tagged onto a French speaking tour (I dont speak Spanish or French). My personal guide translated some of the tour but I missed most of it (no English speaking guide at the moment- Dec 2018)
The salt mines is very popular in Colombia. It located in Zipaquira. I recommend to go to the salt mines because there are many restaurants to eat and long roads to walk and see mines or monuments, also the residents of the country can go...More
We really enjoyed touring the salt mine at Nemocon. Our guide Gabriel was very informative and had a great sense of humour which made the tour entertaining. It is totally different from the salt cathedral tour (which we did on a previous trip) offering more...More
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Hello! We didn't have a guide per se but had a private driver with a very nice van who drove us from bogota to zipa and nemocon. He charges roughly $95 for the day and his van can seat 10 people (not including driver). His... More
Hello! We didn't have a guide per se but had a private driver with a very nice van who drove us from bogota to zipa and nemocon. He charges roughly $95 for the day and his van can seat 10 people (not including driver). His name is Jairo Penuelo and he is professional and courteous: +57 350 689-3917.