Hallein Salt Mine - man stands in tunnel

Salt Worlds Salzburg

Essence of life - You've never discovered salt like this before.  

Follow the cycle of salt: from the formation of the deposit to historical mining to modern gourmet salt production in the salt manufactory directly on site. Discover the significance of salt - as the essence of life - on a journey through time through 4 eras of salt mining deep in the tunnels. At the Kelten.Erlebnis.Berg (Celtic Experience Mountain), the AR research app merges the real world with the virtual one.


  • Newly presented mine tour: four eras of salt mining on the Dürrnberg
  • Salt Manufactory
  • Kelten.Erlebnis.Berg: themed playground, Celtic village and Salt Worlds app

Free background information and context is provided by the Salt Worlds app with audio guide, Augmented Reality Function, virtual adventure game and additional salt knowledge (available in the App Store or on Google Play).
Languages: D/E/I/F/JAP/Mandarin/RU/SLO/SLK/H/CZ/ES/AR/HE/NL

Don't forget warm clothes and sturdy shoes!

Opening hours:
01.01. to 07.01.2024 daily 10:00 a.m. to 03:00 p.m.
03.02. to 22.03.2024 daily 09:00 a.m.to 03:00 p.m.
23.03. to 03.11.2024 daily 9:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.
04.11.2024 to 06.01.2025 from 09:00 am to 03:00 p.m.
24.12. + 31.12. open

Included services

  • Admission to the Salt Worlds Salzburg in Hallein and the Kelten.Erlebnis.Berg
  • Regional bus-transfer to Bad Dürrnberg and back (exact departure times at www.postbus.at)

Destination station: Hallein


The ticket is valid for a standard guided tour of the Salzwelten Salzburg.
Participation in a special guided tour is not possible within the scope of this offer.

Note on the redemption of the ÖBB Plus

You travel as planned, and on either the same day or one of the two following days, you simply exchange the voucher directly at the touristic attraction.

Price overview

Price overview Salt Worlds Salzburg
Offers ÖBB Plus-offer Local prices
Adults € 36.20 € 38.60
Children 4<6 years € 15.50 € 16.-
Children 6<15 years € 18.90 € 19.40

Valid from 01.01. - 07.01.2024 + 03.02. - 31.12.2024
The salt mine is open to children aged 4 and over. The Kelten.Erlebnis.Berg can be explored by visitors from 0 to 99 years of age.