A day trip in Bavaria –Insider tip Salt mine

With its picturesque landscape and rich culture,  Bavaria offers numerous opportunities for exciting day trips. One of these insider tips is the Berchtesgaden salt mine, which offers a fascinating journey into the world of mining.

Family in the Magical Salt Room underground
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A day trip from Munich and Salzburg

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Two hours by motorway from the Bavarian capital Munich, the Berchtesgaden salt mine has the right leisure activities for young and old. Whether it's the ride down the mountain on the mine train, the two 40-metre-long wooden slides or the ride over the Spiegelsee: This adventure will make your day trip in Bavaria unforgettable!

Due to its central location on the border with Austria, the Berchtesgaden salt mine is also ideal for a day trip from Salzburg. You can reach the salt mine in just 30 minutes by private car or public transport.

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Tips for your day trip to the salt mine

This makes your day in Berchtesgadener Land both relaxing and eventful.

Buy online tickets

Plan your day trip and secure your online tickets now. This way you avoid waiting times on site.

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Experience more

The location of the Berchtesgaden Salt Mine is ideal for combining with other attractions in the region. How about a visit to the Old Salt Works in Bad Reichenhall, for example?

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Clothes and footwear

Underground it is a constant + 12 degrees Celsius. Please make sure you wear suitable clothing and good shoes. Overalls to protect your clothes are available on site.

Restaurant at the salt mine

The rustic and cosy Bergschänke restaurant is located right next to the Berchtesgaden salt mine - ideal for stopping off and having a bite to eat.

The Bergschänke Restaurant
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Family taking a raft across the the Spiegelsee lake
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Happy family on the slide