Turda salt mine, Rimetea village & Alba Iulia (1 day, from Cluj)

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  • Day Trip
  • Group Tour
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Visiting a mine is not something unheard of. Visiting a salt mine may already be a bit different, as there aren't salt mine in all countries. But visiting a salt mine with an underground amusement park is definitely something you'll not do every day. Be curious, be excited and you will be amazed! Turda salt mine is the answer for that! And to bring the equilibrium to the day, visiting the village of Rimetea will enchant you with the peacefulness of the mountains, where the pace of life is so much different from the life in the big metropolis. Last visit for the day is at Alba Iulia Vauban style fortress, a very special place both for Romanians and Hungarians.

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Stop At: Salina Turda

You will descend into the underground where you'll completely be surrounded by salt. Walk on a man-made gallery, visit three mining chambers, learn about mining techniques and local urban legends and, nevertheless, take a boat or a Ferris-wheel ride. The visit of the mine involves climbing and descending some stairs. In total there about steps to go up and down, but most of them can be avoided by taking two different elevators.

Duration: 2 hour

Stop At: Rimetea

Visit the village of Rimetea, positioned in the Apuseni Mountains. Walk in the main square and learn about the history of the white painted houses and the iron mines close by and discover some mysterious symbols on the local gates.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Citadel of Alba Iulia

Walk on the footsteps of the mighty Romans in Alba Iulia fortress. Learn about the medieval times and admire an 18th century Vauban fortification.

Duration: 2 hour
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