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Salt Mine

Hallstatt

Austria

View from funicular

                                                                          

Slides used by salt miners & tour groups

Early miners

After we entered the mine, I requested to hear the tour in English (thank you, guidebook for the tip). Our guide after presenting in German would give us an abbreviated explanation. Tour highlights were going down the 2 wood slides and the train ride out of the mine.  

 

 

 

Wood Brine Pipes

View from the mine