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Day Trip to Slanic Salt Mine

Product ID: 273872
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This day trip takes you to some unique places and natural treasures such as the Slanic Salt Mine, the mud volcanoes and also Ciolanu Monastery.
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Duration: 11 hours
Starting times 7:00 AM, 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Take a walk on the plateau of mud volcanoes
  • Learn more about the local religion by visiting the Ciolanu Monastery with its 19th-century icons
  • Enjoy the clean air at Slanic Salt Mine, one of the deepest mines in Europe
Full description
Start the day at the Slanic Salt Mine. This salt mine, located in a wonderful environment was opened for the first time in 1938. In order to reach it, you’ll go 400 meters down. The microclimate inside makes it a favorite spot for both locals and travelers — there’s a constant temperature inside of never more than 54 degrees Fahrenheit (12 degrees Celsius) which is much preferred in a hot summer. 

Your next stop will be a unique and odd place: the mud volcanoes. These small volcanoes stand just a few meters above ground and they exist because of a unique combination of water and natural gases creating a moon-like terrain.

Next, visit Ciolanu Monastery, well-known for its late 19th-century icons painted by famous artist Gheorghe Tătărescu.
Includes
  • Licensed private guide
  • Pickup and drop-off at your hotel or at any other location of your choice in the city
  • Modern and comfortable air-conditioned car or minivan at your disposal during the tour
  • Entrance fees to all mentioned sites
  • VIP skip-the-line admission
  • Bottled water
  • Free Wi-Fi in all vehicles
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Photo fees
  • Gratuities

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Important information
Know before you go
• The organizing tourism agency will not be held liable if the places visited are closed without prior notice

From US$ 184.92 per person

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EASTERN EUROPEAN EXPERIENCE

Product ID: 273872