Adventure in the salt mines

Adventure in the salt mines
From CHF 12.25 .- / person

- The new audiovisual show
- The tasting of products at the Sel des Alpes at the end of the visit
- The artisanal salt production workshop

The Bex Salt Mines are a vast labyrinth of galleries, shafts, stairs and halls stretching over more than 50 km.

A tour of this fascinating underground world allows visitors to discover the most spectacular and characteristic elements of the various salt extraction techniques used in the Alps since 1684.

After a film presentation, the miner's train takes visitors to the heart of the salty mountain. Visit of the salt mines during 1h30 with a guide.

Important notice: your seat on the miner's train must be booked before your visit on

Practical information

Schedule of visits available on
Meeting point: Entrance of the salt mines


Mines de Sel des Alpes
Route des Mines de Sel 55
CP 277
1880 Bex

Tel : +41 (0)24 463 03 30


Tickets for the Salt mines
CHF 18.90
CHF 12.25

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