The Leogang Show Mine and the Salzburg Salt Worlds offer interesting alternatives in bad weather. Follow the trails of the ancient miners below ground and learn to know the dangerous tasks of mining.
Leogang Show Mine
Set out on the traces of the ancient miners and visit the Leogang Show Mine. You can observe the difficult and dangerous work of the miners below ground in the branched drift system. The Show Mine was awarded the Austrian museum quality seal.
Hallein Salt Mine
When the weather is not too favourable, the Salzburg Salt World in Dürnberg near Hallein is the ideal destination. The MP3 audio guides provide a lot of background knowledge on the interesting history of salt mining below ground in the Salt World as well as at the newly established thematic path through the Hallstätter Alpine Valley. The miner chutes and the underground raft ride over the salt lake will provide old and young visitors with a lot of fun and adventure. Children can visit the underground Salt Worlds from 4 years of age!