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Erlebnis Bergwerk

Zufahrtstrasse 1, 36460 Merkers, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3695 614101
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Visiting Erlenbis Bergwerk is a must for every tourist

Among the the many salt mines in Germany the Erlbnis Bergwerk at Merkel is one of the best. The... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Haitze227
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Beusichem, The Netherlands
Awesome tour!

So glad my brother-in-law suggested this tour! We found it very interesting, the history of the... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2015
LoriCAJ
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Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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Zufahrtstrasse 1, 36460 Merkers, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Among the the many salt mines in Germany the Erlbnis Bergwerk at Merkel is one of the best. The price of around € 30 is not low, but really worth every penny. Besides a good view on the active mining of salt the mine has...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2015

So glad my brother-in-law suggested this tour! We found it very interesting, the history of the mine, it's operations, and the geology. While loading passengers into the truck our guide overheard my German husband explaining what was happening to me, his Canadian wife. He immediately...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2015

800 meters below the surface, going approximately 20km on trucks in the - now closed - mine; guided by real miners you learn about mining tools&techniques and the history of the mine and mining, it feels like an adventure when driving through those endless tunnels...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2014

When my wife and I arrived, we found out that English speaking tours are only available for large groups. Then, one of the guides (unfortunately, I didn't get his name) said' "Come on, you can ride with me and I'll tell you as best as...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2014

The Erlebnis Bergwerk Merters is very worth a visit. For more than three hours they offer you a spectacular and very entertaining program at a depth between 500 and 1000 meters. Impressive to see how saltmines are operated and have been operated. You got a...More

2  Thank Pieter H
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