Day trip to Praid salt mine and biggest statue of Jesus in Eastern Europe

Day trip to Praid salt mine and biggest statue of Jesus in Eastern Europe

Early in the morning, your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Brasov and drive you to the village of Praid.
Here, descend deep into the underground salt deposit. Take some time to admire the huge salt galleries, play pool or table tennis, watch movies, visit an underground adventure park or just relax and breathe in the therapeutic salty air.
After returning to the surface, head to the village of Bisericani, where you will climb inside the ”Heart of Jesus”, the biggest statue of Jesus in Eastern Europe. The 22-meter (72 ft) tall metal structure is situated on top of Gordon Hill and can be climbed thanks to an interior ladder that will take you to Jesus' head, where you can see a beautiful panorama of the surrounding area.
If there is time, on your way back to Brasov, visit the Racoș Geological Complex: the Emerald Lake, the Basalt Columns and the fascinating volcanic canyon.
In the evening, you will be dropped off at your accommodation in Brasov.


Itinerary
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Stop At: Salina Praid - Salt Mine, Praid Romania

You will be picked up from your hotel in Brasov and driven to the village of Praid, in Harghita county. Here, you will descend deep into the underground salt deposit in a bus and then take a walking tour of the impressive salt mine. There are 15.6 degrees Celsius inside, so dress adequately. You will have time to wander around the huge salt galleries. Besides admiring the 20 million years old salt layers, inside you can play pool or table tennis, watch movies, enjoy an underground adventure park or just relax and breathe the therapeutic salty air.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Bisericani, Bisericani, Harghita County, Central Romania, Transylvania

After returning to surface, you will be taken near the village of Bisericani, on top of a hill where you will climb inside the ”Heart of Jesus”, the biggest statue of Jesus in Eastern Europe. The 22 meter (72 ft) tall metal structure is situated on top of Gordon hill and can be climbed thanks to an inside ladder that will take you on top of its head, from where you can see a beautiful panorama of the surrounding area. Its shape and design makes it one of the most unique representations of Jesus in the world, that is for sure.

If there is time, on your way back to Brașov, you can visit the Racoș Geological Complex: the Emerald Lake, the Basalt Columns and the fascinating volcanic canyon.

In the end you will be dropped off at your hotel in Brașov.


Duration: 2 hours



Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately."
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers"



Hora de Inicio: 9:00 AM
Duración: 6 To 10 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: Traveler pickup is offered
We offer pick up from your accommodation in Brasov.


Cancelaciones y devoluciones: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Incluye

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned car
  • Driver/guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Entry/Admission - Salina Praid - Salt Mine

No Incluye

  • Food and drinks, so please bring a sandwich or two and water. Anyway, there will be plenty of places to buy water or snacks.
  • Gratuities

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