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Sala Silvergruva

Dr. Christinas Vag, Sala 733 36, Sweden
+46 224 67 72 60
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Going Underground

Myself and my wife visited Sala Silvermines when we were in Sweden in August 2016. We were met by a... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
The_Frojdian_Empire
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St Helier, United Kingdom
Great mining tour

I went to the mine and took the Great Mining Tour, the longest one of the three available options... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Eder C
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Arboga, Sweden
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8 Mar 2017
“Going Underground”
18 Feb 2017
“Great mining tour ”
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Myself and my wife visited Sala Silvermines when we were in Sweden in August 2016. We were met by a local guide, Caroline, that was going to take us down, 60 m, in to the mines. Caroline was very knowledgeable on the subject and spoke...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! I am really glad to hear of your great experience in the Sala Silvermine. The perspectives underground in the mine are interesting, such as distance, volume and size. Often it can be quite hard to get a...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I went to the mine and took the Great Mining Tour, the longest one of the three available options which covers the levels at 60 meters and 155 meters deep and lasts for three hours. The mine ir really impressive and the guide was very...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thanks for your great review, Eder! I am happy to hear you had a great experience in the mine. The Great Mine Tour is a good option when you want to know and see the most of the Sala Silvermine. The guides really love what...More

Reviewed 26 January 2017

Ever wanted to stroll around 150 meters below ground in a silvermine which dates back to the middleages ? If the answer is yes, this is the place to go. This is not for those who find it scary to be underground in narrow spaces,...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Dear Jonas, thanks for your great review of your visit at the Sala Silvermine! You are probalby right about the underground environment: it can sometimes be scary for some people. Luckily for them we have much to offer above ground, as well. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We had an extraordinary experience at the mine, 155m down. The tour was excellent and the tour guide exceptional. The feeling that you get is magical down there and the scene is really cinematic. Highly recommended!!!More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

Dear Vassilis, thanks for this great review! I am happy to hear you enjoyed your visit in the mine The tour guides with us really like what they do and they have a special place in their hearts reserved for the mine, which is something...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend took me to visit at a very quiet time of year. We were lucky enough to be in a group of only five with our attentive tour guide. He was more than happy to translate to English also. Superb singing voice that echoed...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

Thanks so much for this great review! I'm glad to hear you had a wonderful underground experience in the Sala Silvermine. The winter season is not as busy as the busy summer season. But we are also happy to note that there is an increasing...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

We spent an evening in the Mine Suite to celebrate my husband's birthday. The 155 meter tour was a real highlight, our guide was passionate and dedicated to the history and narrative of the mine. Our evening in the suite was even better, it was...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Many thanks for the nice review! I am so glad to hear that you had an overall positive experience with us. And yes, I agree: the mining area above ground in the evening can sometimes be somewhat "too calm". We often recommend our Mine Suite...More

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

What an excellent trip this was, travelling down to 155 metres beneath the earth with Joel. The fact abs sights are fascinating and with our guide singing old miners songs to demonstrate the echo, we had a wonderful time. The hotel room located at the...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Dear Brattyhands, thanks for your kind review of your visit here. I agree with you: the mine is a very special and fascinating place to visit. I will make sure that Joel gets to read this. Hope to see you soon again! Kind regards Andreas...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016

We thought this place was overhyped and doesn't have too high expectations, rather a nice over-the-day family outing from Stockholm. Instead it turned out to be a great visit where the area is child friendly and so is the the silver mine tour (155m tour)....More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Dear Roy, thanks for the great review. I am so happy to hear about your positive experience at and in the mine. Hope to see you soon again in the future. Kind regards Andreas "Fobbe" Vollmer Sala Silvermine

Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is a place to stop over and certainly visit to learn the life of the Silver Miners of times gone past. Not being able to do the times of the English Tour, we had to book on the Swedish Tour as we did not...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Dear Gulliver1703, thanks for the kind review! How nice to hear that the language issue was solved. I will see to that Michèle gets to read this review, as well. I wish you welcome back again in the future. Kind regards Andreas "Fobbe" Vollmer Sala...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016

A visit to the old silver mines in Sala is well worth it, going down to 150 m you are given a good idea of the life as a silver miner in days gone by. Even a possibility to spend a night in a "bedroom"...More

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Andreas V, Marketing at Sala Silvergruva, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Dear Peter, thanks for your review. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Andreas "Fobbe" Vollmer Sala Silvermine

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