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Sala Silvergruva

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Fantastic views and excellent guides

Went on the long 4 hour tour with lunch. The guide was really good and knowledgable and answered... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Spaedtke
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Amazing experience

I joined the tour "In the footsteps of miners" and was so lucky to be the only one there... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
GabiZ111
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Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Up front... we tried to complain at the office after the tour, but did not get to speak to anyone in charge. Three of us went on the two hour tour, which was supposed to be bilingual. Sadly, we were the only English speakers in...More

Thank TriciaAnnW
F0bbe, marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review, and that you tell us about the experience you had on the guided tour. I am sorry to hear the tour was not what you had expected. And when I read what you write in your...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Went on the long 4 hour tour with lunch. The guide was really good and knowledgable and answered all questions without blinking. The views in the different caverns were fantastic and the different “exhibitions” made underground were nice. Food was good as well. Overall nothing...More

Thank Spaedtke
F0bbe, marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for grading and reviewing us. And with five out of five! That makes me really happy! Good to hear you had such a nice time on the 4-hour long Great Mine Tour, or - as we also call it - "the Most of Sala...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

I joined the tour "In the footsteps of miners" and was so lucky to be the only one there (adventages of sightseeing off-season), so that was like a "private" tour ;). The guide was really positive, presenting in an interesting and funny way the history...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thanks Gabi, for this wonderful review! First of all I am so glad to hear you had such a great experience, and that you liked the guide. Our experienced guides are really devoted to the mine and always like to show it to our visitors....More

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

During this weekend and december 13th the excellent "Gruvfolkskören" (choir) is singing and performing in the Victoria hall -155 m below groundlevel. The music programme is a well balanced mixture of traditional Christmas songs, Bellman and mine workers related songs. The place is extra ordinary,...More

Thank Christer O
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you so much for this kind review, Christer! I understand you have visited the Lucia Concert Underground. I couldn't have described the event better myself. Just a tiny correction: there is no escalator in the mine, but an elevator. But you are right when...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

The walking tour in the deep is great. Tours are avaiable in different languages. The guides are friendly and know everything about the mining history of silver in sweden. It is very cold down there, so better bring a sweater.More

Thank Christian S
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you so much for grading and reviewing us! I guess you went on the "Bergmästaren" tour - a two hour tour on the 155 meter (500 feet) level underground. A good choice! On that tour we connect the story of the mine together with...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great morning adventure. The staff were so friendly and helpful and the location is dog friendly with some great walks around all the other mining experiences. Give yourself a day to explore all the fascinating memorabilia of this mining villages coffee shop,...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thanks for grading and reviewing us! I am so happy to hear you had a great experience with us! Yes, the mining surroundings are perfect for a beautiful and picturesque stroll - with or without the dog. And the area is also perfect for guided...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I've been on two of the tours in these mines, not sure what they are called but one of them was all the way down with elevator and one was halfway down by foot. I really preferred the halfway one! More of a challenge, and...More

Thank Jejjk
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thanks for reviewing and grading us! The halfway guided tour you went on is probably the "Stigaren" tour. I am so glad to hear you enjoyed it! And I agree with your: this tour is a bit more challenging yet exciting and interesting. We have...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

The Sala silver mine is an exhiting sight that gives you an insite in mining in older times. There is several diferent mine tours that one can choose between from a Childrens tour of 35 minutes to a 4 hour tour with dinner down underground,...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much for this great revew, I couldn't have described the activities better myself! And I am really glad to hear you had a really interesting visit underground in the mine. We always try our best to be able to offer suitable guided...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

I grew up not far away from Sala but for a variety of reasons I hadn't visited Sala Silvergruva until now. And, wow, had I missed something. I had scheduled the Bergmästaren tour which is two hours long and takes you down 155 meters below...More

Thank Martin v
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for this great review, Martin! I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. And that you share the experience with us. I can only agree with you on your description of the Bergmästaren tour. And about the luxury tours: we...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed going down in the mines. The guides are really friendly and fun, and you will learn really interesting things. I would have liked more things about the life of the miners, the equipment, their dwelling and so on, and I was disappointed...More

Thank zitzit89
Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for your great review! I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the your visit with us. And thanks for telling us what information you wanted to hear more of. I am not sure which tour you joined, but the focus may vary on...More

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Hi Juliet! We have four different underground tours with different prices, You find the information you search for on our website. Unfortunately Tripadvisor doesn't let me paiste links, here. You can search in google for... More
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