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Impressive local views and monuments

A Clean friendly park-like atmosphere with a few souvenir stalls. The Botanical gardening and the... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Mr H
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Bernardsville, New Jersey
Nice monument!

Right outside of the entrance of the Salt Cathedral, you will find a monument to the many men who... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Travelcooking
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

Extraordinary! We have seen places of worship on mountain tops, islands, gorges, etc. but never in a mine. This was a treat to experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank L87SGmichaelr
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This area is outside of the salt mine and the cathedral of salt, which is about an hour from Bogota, is in Zipaquira, our cab driver who became our tour guide is from the area and knows his way around we event took his family...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

A Clean friendly park-like atmosphere with a few souvenir stalls. The Botanical gardening and the Miners Monument are worth a photo or two. Put a person or two in the scenery to remember the day.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mr H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Right outside of the entrance of the Salt Cathedral, you will find a monument to the many men who had worked in the mines. It is a place to rest after many stairs and you will find shops as well. The view from around that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Travelcooking
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This is located at the entrance to the cathedral where you buy the tickets so you literally can not miss it. There are a couple of food shacks, canopy, a climbing wall, souvenirs.... nice spot. Only come if you are headed to the salt cathedral,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lia H
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Really just a place to hang around before and after visiting the cathedral. There is a short zip wire and a couple of dogs which chase every user. Coffee stands, the entrances to the cathedral and brine museum and good views over the city.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Coylum
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

It is the entrance of Salt Cathedral, so you pass through to enter in the mine. It is an ok place. Nothing special

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Warners D
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Is a beautiful place with a lot of art, gift shops and local foods. You will have a great time here. You can just relax, enjoy locals doing mini shows, have a local dinner or just buy some gifts. It's a good experience.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Wilmaris C
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is new from when I came in 1970's. I love the dedication to the men who made the Salt Cathedral possible.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank cfitmv
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

You can find where to eat, practice rock wall climbing and information. It's very organized and clean

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Nina F
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The train was very affordable. I want to say around $30 per round trip ticket, but I can't recall exactly. There are a few stations around town. You can buy tickets directly from the station the day of the trip. It was a... More
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