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Salz Welten

Salzbergstrasse 21, Hallstatt 4830, Austria
+43 6132 2002400
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Private Tour: Hallstatt Tour from Salzburg
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Full Day Hallstatt Tour Including Visit of the 5fingers Viewing Platform or the...
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Take the panorama funicular railway up the mountain at Hallstatt to discover the mysterious attraction of this mystical area. The path leads to the tunnel mouth and into a unique underground world first dug by hand more than 3000 years ago: many kilometres of tunnels lead deep into the rock interior. Enjoy a day full of fun and information at the Salt Mine Hallstatt for the hole family.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (77 reviews)
“wooden slides” (51 reviews)
“salt mine” (266 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Salzbergstrasse 21, Hallstatt 4830, Austria
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+43 6132 2002400
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not as impressive as the salt mine in Poland but still worth a visit since it is the oldest in the world.

Thank gamblebay
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I learned a lot about the history of salt mining. Our tour guide Sybil was great and answered even out silly questions:). Highly recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The tour was a waste of time. Just buy a ticket for funicular. There is still a scenic walk involved and they have informative sign posts very so often (in multiple languages ). The tour wasn't that informative and we spent at least 45 minutes...More

Thank TLHtravel1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After walking from the funicular railway up the hill to the entrance of the salt mine we were provided with overalls to protect our clothes before heading into the mine. Positives: amazing views on the walk up the hill, incredible viewing platform, interesting and informative...More

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not really worth the money nor time , it’s like a tourist trap. Makes more sense to buy a book and get a nice place next to the lake. U ll enjoy it more...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here while spending a day in Hallstatt. After taking the funicular part way up, you then walk the rest of the way. I enjoyed the walk and had no issues but those with children or physical issues may have problems as most of...More

Thank RJN612
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take cable car to see top view of Hallstatt and visit the oldest salt mine. Great experience and fun! Tip: Go early in the morning to avoid

Thank MuMu MiMi S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not much good - a lot of the information is in German with subtitles in English and obviously abbreviated. It is expensive but there is no substance to it. The highlight is the slide..... My advice is go to Poland and the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine.

Thank Sandysea119
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting as a large group. We were together with school group of Austrian kids. This made it even more interesting. Lady guide was switching from English to German. Very good guide! Interesting history with animations, movies, nature and slides! Worth seeing for...More

Thank Lucyna T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good time visiting the salt mines. Its educational and fun. After the visit you can buy some rock salt from the shop.

Thank Juice18
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SoftieB
11 September 2017|
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Response from hhl | Reviewed this property |
There is a flight of stairs next to each slide. Frankly the walk from the gondola to the entrance may be more arduous. Use your phone flashlight or bring a little light for the walk in the mine. It's unclear what type of... More
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Cmyyen
9 August 2017|
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Response from Jurisevic_88 | Reviewed this property |
No, you don't. You buy the ticket at the foot of the skywalk lift if you choose to or when you come up in the entrance of the salt mine. The tour goes every 1 hour mby 1 hour and a half, and they take 65 people. Our group... More
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Cmyyen
7 August 2017|
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Response from 11hella79 | Reviewed this property |
You can walk up to the salt mine. However it is a steep walk. The entrance fee includes also the cable car ride.
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