Bavarian Mountains and Salt-Mines Tour from Salzburg

Highlights

  • No transport to organize—return transfers are included

  • Get straight inside the salt mines with a skip-the-line ticket

  • Dress up as a miner, and go on an underground lake cruise

Summary

Your tour will begin at Mirabellplatz in central Salzburg, where you’ll join up with your guide and hop aboard your coach. Enjoy a scenic drive  through the Bavarian mountains before arriving in Obersalzberg. Then slip into miners’ attire and descend into the grottos on a slide! After a thrilling ride down, explore the underground world, learning about the mines' fascinating, 450-year-old history. Top off your adventure with a raft sail on the salt lake and a train ride. After ascending back to the surface of the earth, visit the charming town of Berchtesgaden to purchase a snack or plate of apple strudel. Your tour will conclude at its original departure point in Salzburg.

Tour info

Duration
4 hours
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Why take this tour?

An ideal pick for nature lovers, this tour covers incredible Bavarian Mountain views and Berchtesgaden Salt Mines in a day. Avoid the hassle of organizing car rental, and travel aboard a comfortable coach along the scenic Alpenstrasse. Once at the salt mines, get the chance to wear miners’ clothing and travel deep into the mine on an adventure that includes a slide, a mini-train ride, and an underground lake cruise.

What’s included?

  • Local guide

  • Entrance fee to the Salt Mines

  • Entry/Admission - Berchtesgaden Salt Mines

  • Entry/Admission - Bavarian Mountains and Salt Mines Tour

  • Food and drinks

  • Gratuities

Frequently asked questions

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 4h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

About operator:

Start your journey traveling through the famous UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Region Salzkammergut (Lake Area) passing by many picturesque villages en route until you arrive at Hallstatt the ‘Pearl of the Salzkammergut’. Well-known for its breath-taking beauty, Hallstatt is considered by many visitors as one of the most beautiful lakeside villages in the World. Spending about 2,5 hours there.

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