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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
+43 662 874029
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The salt mine tour was very informative and lots of fun! It was actually like a mild Disney experience. After a bus ride to the mountain, we changed into our salt mine coveralls and then rode a train, horse style, into the mine. Once in...More

2  Thank seilerrodney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we had a day to spare in Salzburg we opted for the full day tour with Panorama. This review is just the tour as I'm going to review each location individually as well. Our tour started on time and there was no difficulty finding...More

Thank dazcarroll
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is great tour. The mine goes deep into the mountain. Interesting displays show how it was worked and used before and after the war. The subterranean lake is an experience to see. It is very large and all fresh water. You feel like an...More

Thank PerthFern
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole tour was excellent. We especially liked the wooden slides down into the mine. They looked “scary” at first but were not at all.

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Reviewed 4 weeks 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

Thank Travelhappy141
SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks 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 5 September 2018

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

Thank Gwen G
SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks 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 31 August 2018 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

Thank Tan S
SalzburgPanorama, Manager at Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks 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 8 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 29 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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11 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
13 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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