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Mina de Sal de Nemocon: Tours & Tickets

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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.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle 2 No. 0-05 | Parque de la Sal, Nemocon 251030, Colombia
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Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

Had a really good guide that went through not just the history of the mine but also the history eating back to Jurassic times.

Thank Henrich H
Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

An amazing experience. Not to commercial inclusive a guide who can tell you a lot about the mine and the winning of the salt. Loved it better then the salt Kathedral!!

Thank Loes1991
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

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

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Millet02
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Great tourist activity near Bogotá. Beautiful town, cute coffee shops, excellent mine tour. Palaeontology, history, geology, and culture all in one stop.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SLB29
Reviewed March 27, 2019

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

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AnnaBogota2019
Reviewed January 24, 2019

Not far from the capital, Bogota, this Salt Mine is beautiful. You can not miss the water mirrors and the salt heart. The tour is guided and fun for all.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 770tatianar
Reviewed January 15, 2019

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

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Javisdad
Reviewed December 5, 2018

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) Quite...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gbac3000
Reviewed November 29, 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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Luisa Fernanda C
Reviewed November 25, 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2018
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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
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