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Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour

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Join our tour to the Salt mine in Berchtesgaden. Slip into traditional miners’ clothes and take train deep into the 500 year old mine. Experience the fascinating underground world of the salt-miners and discover the charm of the magnificently...more
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Hubert-Sattler-Gasse 1 | Panorama Busterminal Mirabellplatz, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the Panorama Tours Bavarian Mountains tour (minus salt mine). The scenery was beautiful but the tour was restricted to stop overs in two crowded tourist hot spots, where we were strongly encouraged to use our time shopping. Worse, the tour guide spoke continuously despite...More

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SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for joining our Bavarian Mountains Tour and for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that our tour did not meet all your expectations. Please note, that we operate our tours as on our website/brochure advertised and that the tour includes some stops...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was cool to see how they have mined salt for years and especially the way they got from one level to another!!

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SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Gwen, Thank you very much for choosing our tour company and for your review regarding the Salt Mines Tour. We are glad you enjoyed the tour and hope we can welcome you again in the near future. Kind regards, Salzburg Panorama Tours, Customer care

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salt mine was interesting and visit to a nearby town was a nice highlight, though we wish there’s more time to explore the town. Bavarian mountain tour - I found it a little misleading and note that you don’t go anywhere near the mountains and...More

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SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Tan S, Thank you very much for joining our tour to the Salt Mines and for taking the time to review your experience. We are glad that you enjoyed the time with us and we would be happy to welcome you back someday. In...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This tour was recommended to us by our travel agent.We were pretty excited about the underground salt mines. We boarded the Panorama travels bus from the city center.Our guide Mr David was a nice and proficient person.We liked his commentary.The route to the salt mines...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The salt mine tour was very different compared to another salt mine tour I went on in Krakow. This tour was about 1 hour (perfect) and started with a 5 minute ride through some dark tunnels. There was a laser show and big screen movie...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We booked our tour through Panorama tours which left from Salzburg. Our guide was amazing and he shared many facts on our 40 minute journey in to Bavaria. We all wore jumpsuits to ride the long slides. The little train ride down in to the...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I am not sure that taking the package added a lot to this tour. The salt mine tour could apparently be accessed by public transport and the tour of the salt mine which was good was done by an employee of the salt mine. We...More

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SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Jane, Thank you for your review regarding our tour to the Salt Mine in Berchtesgaden. The tour is operated with a live guide, so you will get a lot of information about the region during the trip. After visiting the Mine our guide continues...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We didn’t know what to expect as it was an add on to another tour. We enjoyed this tour very much, well organised and a little different. Very informative and fun.More

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SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you very much for joining our Bavarian Mountains Tour and for your wonderful review. We are delighted you enjoyed the tour with us so much and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again on one of our sightseeing tours in the future....More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Nothing like spending quality time inside a mountain! The tour is a pretty standard industry tour, except the industry is mining salt and Alpen Salz has been collected here for 500 years. You get an oversized jumpsuit to protect your clothes and travel from one...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The kids are into Minecraft and were stoked when I told them we were visiting a real mine and riding on a mine cart. The tour has a bit of everything, from WW2 historical sites, to the actual tour deep into the mines. You really...More

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12 August 2018|
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Response from Courtney H | Reviewed this property |
The one shop did, but the little restaurant where we got apple strudel did not
14 March 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
There are steps as well as the slides as I recall; perhaps the tour website could answer that.
Christine C
1 February 2018|
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Response from SalzburgPanorama | Property representative |
Dear Christine, Thank you for your interest in our sightseeing tours. The regular Salt Mine Tour starts at 8.45 and 2 pm (4 hrs) and the regular Bavarian Mountains Tour at 2 pm (4hrs.) We also have combi tickets but no... More
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